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Rua de Santa Maria 166, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
+351 291 221 280
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Marden, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We chose O Jango as it was close to our hotel (Portobay Santa Maria). Outside tables were full, but we were offered an inside table plus a glass of Madeira wine. Quiet to start with it livened up rapidly when heavy rain forced everybody indoors. Food wise I chose fillet steak on a skewer and my wife chose a chicken... More 

Thank Geoff B
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57 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The number of eateries in the old town is almost overwhelming. The ones closest to the sea front seemed to be the worst and brought tears to our eyes! One street behind and things got better."O Jango" caught our attention. Plenty of fish on the menu, "espada" done in a number of ways and at a reasonable price for the... More 

Thank Philippe E
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78 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Very nice food and good service at this restaurant. Very nice atmosphere and a nice evening was had by us.

Thank ArtySin
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Expected more from here as it was always full when we passed, but we were disappointed. Set in a busy street full of restaurants, the setting was nice, however, apart from the garlic bread (served everywhere in Funchal) which was really tasty, nicest we had all holiday, the rest of our meal wasn't anything special. Service was quite slow and... More 

Thank llpasah
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We were hoping for a good local restaurant with lots of passion for madeiran cuisine, instead we found very average tourist focused food, with prices on the high side. There was no love in the service either.. a disappointing choice for our last night in Madeira. There are better out there.

Thank Daniel W
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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223 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

One of many restaurants in the old town and well positioned. The staff can be very competitive in the evening to coax you in so it is difficult to browse any of the menus of the many similar restaurants on this patch. We checked it out earlier in the day and there is not much to choose between many of... More 

Thank mjandg1
Saltcoats, United Kingdom
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137 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

In the street of many fine restaurants it is difficult to choose but we opted for one we had tried a few years ago and it maintains its high reputation. Very helpful staff - we both opted for the skewers of beef - a super meal and plenty of people to watch as the evening goes by.

Thank bigsensible
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22 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We first visited O Jango 20 years ago because it was my Dad's favorite restaurant. Mum and Dad had a timeshare at The Madeira Carlton. I remember it being a magical experience. It was just as good and hadn't changed much. We had to sit inside then but now you can sit outside on a little terrace which was really... More 

Thank KeyJane
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105 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Went there twice with a friend while on vacation. It is her favorite. I found the food good and the service good. If you like to eat in the old town atmosphere this is a good choice. Very small and quaint .

Thank travelingal555
Jersey, Channel Islands
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52 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We went here for lunch and shared the shellfish platter for two, we also shared a starter and dessert. The food was not very good at all, I felt very disappointed with the food, the main was all heavily over cooked and I couldn't eat the majority of it. Also very expensive for what we had. There are far better... More 

Thank HayleyESullivan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua de Santa Maria 166, Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 221 280

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