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Restaurante Orca

Rua Engenheiro Americo, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-156, Portugal
+351 291 850 000
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good38%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (34 reviews)
“fried maize” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rua Engenheiro Americo, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-156, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 151 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and efficient. Table was setup with wine and water for our group. Restaurant was a bit dated but many are. Good prices and big portions. Soup was served direct onto bowl, tuna veg/rice were good. Simple dessert of ice cream and banana....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AHugh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a big restaurant with not so charming interior but with a nice view over the rock basin and the sea. We ordered Vegetable soup (very good), Filete Espada tropical (good), Dourada grilled (good) and the grilled “wrasse” or “berg hilt” (bodião grelhado in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 526max
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Had a beautiful lunch. Staff were very helpful and friendly. The views are fantastic. Over looking the pools.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank joentracyg
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Ok lunch experience food was good we had roast beef which was tender and plentiful, just staff not very friendly

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen C
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We would have liked to eat in the restaurant as it was overlooking the beautiful rock pool in Porto Moniz. There are three small steps into the restaurant. A small ramp for the wheelchair would have been perfect. But because the steps are so small,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank frufrumozart
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Right away let's state the obvious: excellent location, natural swimmingpools/sea view, madeira's tipycal food. At the entrance you can notice two things: the staff wears uniforms that seem taken out of an old movie and the restaurant has a outdated decoration. It feels odd but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mariobvf
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Having tried my best to visit differnt restaurants and cafe to get the feel of the local cusine I must admit I love Portugese Food so it was a joy to experince the fish the cleanilness and sers excellant

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 812foxy
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Located at water front with direct view of giant waves, the restaurant can’t fulfill any expectations. We shared the slow service with many bus tour groups. The foods are average and simple.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Tao-is-Tao
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

I came here with my partner to have something small for lunch. We took bread and soups. Instead of the traditionally made bread we just got some basic, half dry bread with separate butter blocks. The soups were served from bowls - meaning they were...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank halffis
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

No other words to describe than bad, overpriced and almost hostile. The restaurant was half empty at the lunchtime. We got quite unfriendly service, but the menu looked good so we gave it a try. The food was just tasteless. Our bread was dry and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank JoniHeinonen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Engenheiro Americo, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-156, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Porto Moniz
  • Phone Number: +351 291 850 000
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