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Restaurante O Calhetas

Ponta da Calheta, Porto Santo Island 9400, Portugal
+351 291 985 322
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“spaghetti” (4 reviews)
“fresh fish” (2 reviews)
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10:00 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ponta da Calheta, Porto Santo Island 9400, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Probably the best located restaurant in Porto Santo. Ponta da Calheta on the beach and the sea. Attentive and prompt service. Good fish and seafood dishes. Amount of food too large, they should warn about it, and decrease the amount of food, Typical Madeiran cuisine....More

Thank fmeloparente
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A beautiful location. The food is interesting, a varied menu with a good range of prices, depending on what you want to spend and how hungry you are. The restaurant's clientele is quite captive, as it's located on its own at the far end of...More

Thank MummyWills
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The restaurant is right next to the beach looking over the southern tip of the island. Good food and service. Recommended.

Thank maigrait
Reviewed 23 August 2017

This is an restaurant with very good service and very good options to eat; fish or meat. The quality of the service was improved on last time.

Thank hmfreitas
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

This fish soup was highly recommended and guess what ?? It's spot on hearty portions though unless you are absolutely ravenous you can share this with a partner! Would recommend all versions of the fish soup as we tasted all of them! I liked the...More

Thank Prethi S
Reviewed 2 August 2017

This is where the guy who rented my boyfriend and I a Twizy recommended we charge it midway through our afternoon of exploring. I did wonder whether he was related to the owner or something, as he seemed insistent on us buying something and not...More

Thank georgier85
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Very pleasant to sit outside with a great view of the offshore island. The staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was well cooked and supplied in such quantity as to be intimidating. One seafood spaghetti was quite enough for three people. In all...More

Thank vimes
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Nice fresh fish, well grilled. Sangria was also very tasty Friendly staff. Slightly overpriced, as usual in PXO

Thank carlosjlopes
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My partner love sea food and she really enjoyed the sea food spaghetti. Generously served, the sauce was full of flavours and the spaghetti rich in sea food... Excellent dish, a bit much for a lunch but excellent... The restaurant is located on a nice...More

Thank CarronTony
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We caught the bus from the centre of town up to this restaurant. The building is very basic but the food & the service were superb. Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch here & then walked back to town along the beach.

Thank Wharmton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ponta da Calheta, Porto Santo Island 9400, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Porto Santo Island
  • Phone Number: +351 291 985 322
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