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Blue Marlin

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Vila Calheta, Calheta, Madeira 9370-133, Portugal
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Paisley, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Visited Blue Marlin with my mum the first week in August while staying in Funchal. The food was nice- we had 2 courses each and a bottle of rose wine to share and I think the bill was around 33euros. There wasn't much of an atmosphere as other than us there was only 1 other table in, however views over... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Small speedboat taking upto 8 people on a whale watch trip. Friendly captain and complimentary drink at the bar next door

1 Thank Steve Y
Winchester, United Kingdom
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355 reviews
203 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2014 via mobile

I recomnend this restaurant. The service is good and the staff are very nice. Superb sunset views as you eat

Thank laurella w
Bristol, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2012

Visited here on a lunch time and took advantage of their fixed price 3 course menu including wine and coffee for E16.90. Prawn cocktail starter a little 1960ish but good taste, grilled mixed fish with salad and chips which was good, followed by passion fruit mousse which was great. There were only 2 waitresses and fortunately weren't that busy. So... More 

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London, UK
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408 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 559 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2011

The Blue Marlin is one of a handful of restaurants along the Marina at Calheta. Like others, the front of the restaurant doubles as a sales point for "Big Game Fishing" and "Whale Watching", with a swarthy, chain-smoking individual in a kiosk hoping to capture the attention of naive tourists. Returning to the food, the menu varied little from the... More 

2 Thank DELondon
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2011

This is one of a few restaurants along the edge of the Marina at Calheta. The menu is impressive and, when it arrives, the food is nice. However, when we had lunch there there was only one very stressed waitress who had to keep running next door to collect dishes and couldn't keep up with the orders. Meanwhile a woman... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
European, Portuguese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vila Calheta, Calheta, Madeira 9370-133, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Calheta

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