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Restaurante Convento das Vinhas

Sitio do Convento, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (6 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Sitio do Convento, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
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Reviews (151)
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Could not fault this restaurant in anyway.Great food,wine and people.Highly recommend to anyone staying around Calheta or Jardim Do Mar

Thank tphamlyn
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had the fish of the day - sea brass- it was very good but the price on the bill was €22,90 wich is way to much in Madeira. A tuna steak on the menu was around €13,- Felt not good.

Thank modomeo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had nice dinner at Convento das Vinhas. Service was fast and pleasant. We had mixed fish and seafood grill and it was really nice and flavourful.

Thank atter2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can walk from Calheta Harbour uphill or get a taxi for approx 5 - 6 Euros each way. We were welcomed and allowed to sit wherever we want, fresh fish was brought out for us to inspect when we mentioned we will probably eat...More

Thank GlennL73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was amazing . Food was Very fresh and traditional. The staff was also very friendly. It's not a cheap place. Better to drive there because is on the very top.

Thank Nelo R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

typical Portuguese food. excellent food, well cooked. delicious steak cooked on a skewer. couldn't fault the cooking.

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is really good the food was we'll presented and very tastie. The waiter was very good and they made you feel welcome from the minuets you walked through the door well worth a visit no mater where your staying. You won't be disapointed

Thank steking
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service, pleasant ambient music and a perfectly grilled wreckfish combined with healthy boiled vegetables. Doctor's orders! Many thanks guyz!

Thank rsantossilva
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

And the view was amazing. Perfectly cooled fresh fish and very nice views. The staff was also very nice to us. Really recommend the museum of contemporary art and then to have lunch here.

1  Thank Peter S
Reviewed 6 May 2017

During our one-week stay at the Savoy Saccharum, we made this place our home restaurant. We came here three times. The place is located high on the mountain hill with a stunning view of the ocean. You can walk from Calheta centre. Food is excellent...More

Thank Koen B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sitio do Convento, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Calheta
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