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Golden Gate Grand Cafe

Avenida Zarco 2A, Funchal, Madeira 9000-069, Portugal
+351 291 234 383
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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8:00 AM - 11:59 PM Hours
Italian, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Avenida Zarco 2A, Funchal, Madeira 9000-069, Portugal
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Incredible fillet steak and wonderful service . An elegant Grand Cafe attracting discerning tourists and locals .

Thank MadeiraDaffodil
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hadn't been here since it reopened so stopped for tea and a pastry. Very nice but at €9.50( for 2) somewhat on the pricey side considering that for not much more we had sandwiches and tea(you get a choice of what variety) at the teahouse...More

Thank lovemadeira56
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Spotlessly clean great ambience fantastic service superb menu wine list has many varieties the menu is very extensive with many choices pasta steak sides the veggie soup was full of fresh vegetables all meals were served hot and together

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful night , the menu was excellent , the service outstanding , superb quality of food - the setting special opposite the park , a highlight of our visit to Funchal

Thank Neil G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for lunch and then returned another day for dinner - both times in the dine dining upstairs. The food is delicious. I had the prawn salad and lamb chops - both were so delicious - best lamb chops I’ve ever had. The presentation is...More

Thank funkykat8
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the table and then just revelled in the evenings experience. We were treated to a terrific meal, with excellent attentive staff, good wine and then to top it off a parade to celebrate Fatima on the streets below us. Finally a chat with...More

Thank handdoc13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly the building and interior are absolutely stunning, the staff look fantastic and are extremely professional! Always helpful but never to the point of being over the top! They have a brilliant selection of vegan and vegetarian meals too! The food was delicious and one...More

Thank Gavin K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is fantastic. I have eaten in many places over the past few years in Madeira. The service is excellent, like I would expect if I was extremely wealthy! I had a seafood starter and paella main course. The paella is served up by...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is set in the main street in Funchal with many shops and other cafes and restaurants surrounding it. We were tired from walking around and decided to visit this nice cafe. The waiters and waitresses were in a smart uniform better than the common...More

Thank Andyunlimited65
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and the standard of service and attention are great. The choice is between Italian and Portuguese and we selected the Italian menu. The friendliness of the staff together with the quality of food make this one of the best places to eat in...More

Thank GerryScotland49
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December 2017. Open!... But no Creme Brulee! 😣
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
8:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Zarco 2A, Funchal, Madeira 9000-069, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 234 383
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