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Cachalote

Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista | Porto Moniz, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
+351 291 853 180
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good43%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (43 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista | Porto Moniz, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was very mediocre,nothing a college student couldn't prepare at home in 15min. Uninspired dessert choice and espresso that tasted like 1980s gas station confirmed it.

Thank GoPlaces25065030135
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great lunch overlooking the sea. The food was delicious, the wine and beer was tasty and the service was excellent. Don't know the prices as we were eating there as part of a coach tour.

Thank btframpton
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Prime location and referenced in our guidebook. We were prepared to set our bar low. To our surprise the food was good as was the service. Hubs had the black scabbard w banana accompanied w fries and a side of seafood rice that could have...More

Thank jang257
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Went here for lunch as part of our tour. They are well equipped for feeding large parties and the food was actually rather good, plentiful and hot. Usual touristy photos taken with girl in national costume but no hassle to buy. Restaurant is in a...More

Thank jolomo104
Reviewed 25 September 2018

I only had a plate of chips but they were really good! The non alcoholic black beer worth sampling. Food looked very fresh and cafe very popular

Thank RelaXfactorMiddx
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch, and sat in the downstairs area. The restaurant is very cool, literally built into the rock (which is visible inside parts of the restaurant), and the views are amazing. I had the lamb, and it was delicious. All the sides...More

Thank KrisSteve06
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We were on an organised tour and had to book lunch earlier in the day, when we both chose espada fish. Upon arrival we were shown to seats by the window overlooking the water, which was fantastic. The espada fish was disappointing though as it...More

Thank chrissieb94
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Wow went to this restaurant lovely location when I was on the West Island Tour. You get asked by your tour guide few stops before what would you like, fish, chicken, pork or cheese omelette. Don’t worry they keep bringing the food out. You can...More

Thank AndyMM1963
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Big restaurant with nice views of the sea. I ate the typical dish saber fish with banana, was good. The restaurant has a large list of Portuguese meals.

Thank Miki_10
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The location right next to the natural pools in porto moniz is amazing. Try to get a table outside to fully enjoy the view and athmosphere. The food is basic madeiran cuisine at very affordable rates (below 10€ per meal) and service is quick an...More

Thank Leinadm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista | Porto Moniz, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Porto Moniz
  • Phone Number: +351 291 853 180
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