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O Dragoeiro

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Rua Casa Branca 43, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
+351 291 762 177
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11:00 - 00:00
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We passed this restaurant one morning and the menu and garden looked inviting, so we went that evening and enjoyed the Tourist Menu with a bottle of house white wine for the two of us. My avocado to start, scabbard fish with banana and caramel pudding was lovely and tasty. Madeira wine offered upon entry and a free drink at... More 

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huddersfield
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Right next to our hotel. A great place to eat with a welcome on entrance and complimentary Madeira wine. A good menu with varied choices, We were served promptly and all staff were friendly and helpful explaining the local cuisine. The food was plentiful and delicious. We had steak and salmon with lots of vegetables and potatoes. The salmon portion... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As it was my birthday, wife and l tried this place, we opted for the touristic menu€26.50 a head. Service was good, staff well trained and attentive. my swordfish was as good as any l have had in the UK, Ali had the sea bass but did not enjoy it as it was overdone and very dry. We had a... More 

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Brough, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our third year in Madeira and have walked past this restaurant numerous times, this time we decided to go and have a meal here, Mr Smith welcomes you at the entrance with a complimentary Madeira wine and attracts attention from the waitresses for a table for you, Service was prompt but not hurried and the menu in English,... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Talked to mr smith on door in afternoon. He gave us card with 10 per cent off meal. We booked for evening and had tourist menu. It was delicious food and we were given Madeira wine on arriving and glass of poncho at end. It was value for money. We had swordfish, scabbard fish and pork medallions. Soup and salad... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked in the search of restaurant to have our daily dinner, and walk past this restaurant when old man in a suit stopped us offering Madeira wine. Usually we don´t take this kind of method into account, but this was something special, Old men almost without teet smiling to us. And we went in. Here I had my best... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During a recent holiday my wife and I ate twice at this restaurant. Lunch and a couple of days later dinner. The lunch menu was good with a choice of the tourist menu, a snack menu and the al a carte menu. The food was lovely and good value with a good range of dishes to choose from. Dinner was... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Superb meals, service and welcome at this nice restaurant. We are indoors as it was a chilly evening in the garden. Swordfish was excellent, and the accompanying vegetables and boiled potatoes were soft, nicely cooked, and buttery! We can't wait to come back!!

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here for dinner and my mum ordered off the tourist menu and me and my sister had the steak sizzler.. First we got our jacket potatos which accompany the steak and then the veg came, the steak soon followed. The steak came rare but you can cook it more on the hot stone on which it's served but... More 

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Aspatria, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group ate here four nights out of seven and didn't have a poor meal once. The service was polite, efficient but unobtrusive. All the staff spoke very good English. I only ate the local fish dishes but others in the group had local meat specialities and were very impressed. Good value Portuguese wines too. Would definitely return on another... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 85
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Casa Branca 43, Funchal, Madeira 9000-113, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 762 177

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?