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Marisqueira Tropicana

₹₹ - ₹₹₹European, , Portuguese
Rua Dom Carlos I, 43, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
+351 291 222 743
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (23 reviews)
“fresh fish” (15 reviews)
“sardines” (11 reviews)
Opens in 18 min
All hours
CUISINES
European, Grill, Portuguese, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Rua Dom Carlos I, 43, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 214 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were walking the old downtown of Funchal and saw the beautiful fish exhibition front of the restaurant tropicana! It toke our attention with a bigger crab, and all the different kind of fish that they have. To dinner, we tasted for starters the amazing...More

Thank jose s
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had fish soup followed by the day's special of 'three fish with vegetables'. The fish soup was delicious and of good substance i.e. it contained plenty of actual pieces of fish; the portion size was fine (though I wanted more!). The 'three fish with...More

Thank Polybozologist
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Very friendly staff, especially José, very helpful. The steak cooked in Madeira wine sauce was one of the best steaks I have ever tasted.More

Thank synclayer23
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you so much for your visit and review, that means a lot to us as a team. We try to offer all our guests the best quality food and service at the best value possible, we are very happy to know that you appreciate...More

Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, great fresh fish, reasonably priced. The grilled octopus is a favourite and the razor clams. Can't wait to go back!!

Thank Cath H
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience, we are very proud of doing our best to only use local ingredients and share Madeira Island flavours with our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back soon, thank you.

Reviewed 13 August 2017

We only had Coffee but great place to watch the Cable car.has great choice of fish for meals. Staff very friendly

Thank Marion S
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for your time for writing about your experience. Hope you can visit us again for dinner.

Reviewed 5 August 2017

I must confess that I'm a sucker for a good plate of kalamari when the sun is shining and you're by the sea. And with a cold pint of lager in your hand! I know from past experience that the Portuguese don't tend to cook...More

Thank Anders W
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience, we value our local ingredients and love to share it with our customers.

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Loved our dinner at Tropicana in the old town of Funchal with fresh seafood and friendly staff in an alfresco setting. The limpets and prawns excellent and so was the grilled local fish. Will be back tomorrow for the seafood rice I saw the table...More

3  Thank AdventureWalker
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words, is very important to have independent reviews from our customers, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed a fantastic gastronomy experience with us. Hope you can visit us again in the near future.

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice and fresh fish, but the waiter seems to be in a hurry and pushes for the most expensive dish.

Thank pwmc17
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience, we are very proud of doing our best to only use local fresh ingredients and share the Madeira Island flavours with our guests. We look forward to welcoming you back soon, thank you.

Reviewed 19 July 2017

delicious seafood, different options and fresh seafood! They also serve meat if you don't like seafood, service was excellent. Staff was friendly!More

Thank ArthithR
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you so much for your visit and review, that means a lot to us as a team. We try to offer all our guests the best quality food and service at the best value possible, we are very happy to know that you appreciate...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing fresh fish of MADEIRA ISLAND !!! Very very good 🥇 in FUNCHAL Marisqueira Tropicana... near the Port and Rua de Santa Maria...

Thank Fabiano G
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2017

Thank you for your kind words, is very important to have independent reviews from our customers, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed a fantastic gastronomy experience with us and enjoyed our atmosphere. We hope for your next visit anytime soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 53
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts American Express, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Carlos I, 43, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 222 743
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the hearth of Funchal old town, is recognized by the freshness of the fish and seafood beautifully made and for its friendly service.
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