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Faja Da Ovelha, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
+351 964 766 483
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Port Dover, Canada
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332 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This restaurant was on our way up to Porto Moniz. We stopped for coffee and snacks and could not help but admire the views ... just beautiful. The only thing weird we notice is that there was no bill. The lady just told us how much it was and got the cash. Coffee was twice the price we paid before... More 

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Thank KathleenR_28
Thompson, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We stayed just up the road so this was the local restaurant Good local food in nice surroundings,not overly priced.We were a party of 4 adults and 2 kids,after the meal the owner brought us some of his own figs and showd the boys how to eat them,good fun.we sat outside and had a beer or two first,lovly view.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Called past here on out way out You must sit on the balcony Amazing views We just had drinks My rating is for service and scenery

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Thank Jason P
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

When we arrived here in the evening quite a few of the dishes on the menu were unavailable, even though the place was empty. We had the scabbard fish fillet and the tuna steak. The food was simple but nice. It's worth a visit for the views more than the food.

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Thank Rich_e_h_uk
Paris, France
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46 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Beautiful view from this restaurant in the middle of the road. Tasty dishes. Nice service. It's worth it to step by in your journey discovering this coast.

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Almunecar, Spain
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259 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Found this by accident; looked hard to find it a second time. The road you approach on from the east is worth the trip by itself. The view, both on the road and from the restaurant, is astounding; the weather changes while you sit there on the edge of beyond, and both the service and the price quality are really... More 

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carlisle
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369 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

This is located at one of the most astounding viewpoints you'll ever see.. a vertical drop to the coast and Paul do Mar with incredibly windy road all the way down from here. Average snack bar, awkward parking.

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2015 via mobile

Wanted to watch the sunset after a day of exploring the island , great views but unfortunately that was the only good part about the place. Food terrible, not cooked well at all (luckily we only had snacks as early evening) Wanted to relax only to have to listen to the family arguing and shouting throughout our meal .. Ended... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Simple but good little snack bar, visited here whilst staying in Paul do Mer. Road up is a treat, you can walk but you better be fit. Driving to it another time via Faja da Ovelha caused my wife mild hysteria as the roads down are so steep to the west of the village. Usual fare.

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Great great great views! !!!!!! Food was so lovely with friendly helpful staff. Great for my son's multi food allergies too. Lovely and we felt it was more of a wonderful holiday experience rather than just a meal. If you can go there then do its lovely!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Portuguese, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Faja Da Ovelha, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Calheta
  • Phone Number: +351 964 766 483

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