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O Polar

Rua Pico da Torre 26 | Câmara de Lobos, Camara De Lobos, Madeira 9300-004, Portugal
+351 291 944 442
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“chicken” (19 reviews)
“salad” (18 reviews)
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Barbecue, European, Portuguese
Rua Pico da Torre 26 | Câmara de Lobos, Camara De Lobos, Madeira 9300-004, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not in the best area of Camara de Lobos and not the most inviting exterior I've seen, however once inside, all is clean, tidy and very welcoming. First word of advice, get there early as they don't take bookings. We arrived at 18:20 on a...More

Thank billpex5
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Everything is outstanding at this place. The beef is absolutely the top. They have a small menu which is perfect, because you don't need to think too long what to take. Very reasonable price. Don't forget to take a chocolate mousse or ferrero rocher dessert...More

Thank BarboraK247
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited this small restaurant twice - when we arrived and on the last day of our trip. There is everything amazing, the food, the staff and also the interior. They have very simple menu - just beef tenderloin, chicken and side dishes (chips, salad...More

Thank Josefina D
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

There’s a lot to be said for a restaurant that knows what it’s really good at, and sticks to it decisively. That’s O Polar and its espetada (skewered) beef. We also had the chicken, which was fine and perfectly cooked, but really it’s flavour is...More

1  Thank Watson681
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

No frills & all the better for it!! We had a really super meal here - a refreshingly uncomplicated menu, which we ordered everything on it & everything was divine! Great service, superb food, simple surroundings & great value for money! Thanks for a great...More

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Our friends visited this restaurant in November 2017 and could not praise it enough, so we decided to give it a go. My boyfriend was pretty skeptical when we got there, but do NOT let the outdoors misguide you! The waiter was as kind as...More

1  Thank Nina K
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

If you want the Portuguese experience, this is it. Eat with the locals, honest but high quality food, at reasonable prices. The menu is as straightforward as it gets. You can have grilled chicken (1 or half) and meat skewers (minimum 250 grams, then 400...More

1  Thank GMartins1
Reviewed May 11, 2018

We were taken to O Polar by a friend on the recommendation of other travellers. The menu was simple and you could have Espetada or chicken, with chips, salad and fried maize in varying sizes. The food is simple and good especially the fried maize...More

Thank JulieMIreland
Reviewed May 2, 2018

If you go to Madeira you must have the "Espetada", and for that, this is the best place to go to. The meet is the best I found on the island. Simply fantastic. This restaurant only has two options, the "Espetada" and the grilled chicken...More

1  Thank mendesl
Reviewed April 13, 2018

We walked up to O Polar today drawn by the excellent TA reviews. It’s a bit of a hike up the hill from the harbour and especially so if you take a wrong turning as we did but it was well worth the effort. We...More

Thank Peter E
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August 29, 2018|
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Response from 750natachas | Property representative |
Boa tarde. Peço desculpa ao responder agora mas estamos encerados para férias. Reabrimos dia 12/09/2018. Muito obrigada
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August 12, 2018|
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Response from 750natachas | Property representative |
We are closed on the 25th December and 1st January. Thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Pico da Torre 26 | Câmara de Lobos, Camara De Lobos, Madeira 9300-004, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Camara De Lobos
  • Phone Number: +351 291 944 442
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