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Riso Risottoria del Mundo

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Rua Santa Maria 274, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
+351 291 280 360
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10:00 - 00:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have dined in the top reviewed restaurants on our recent trip to Madeira but stumbling here on our coastal walk was our highlight. Service & grub was brilliant, no rushing, great atmosphere and broad mix of people. The view is simply the best and you feel away from it all. Really surprised at how good the food was here... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After a poor experience on a recent visit, we reluctantly agreed to accompany some friends. If anything, our second visit was worse than the first. The food was rather dry and stodgy, some of the rice was tasteless. The staff were officious in directing where we, and other people, could sit and the atmosphere was quite unfriendly. They seem to... More 

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Thank PatandBrianRose
Paris, France
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264 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

For risotto lovers with a great variety of recipes and tastes. And the view is just wonderful for fans of sea waves.

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Thank Victoire36
Edinburgh, Scotland
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely spot perched above the sea. Menu features various types of rice cooked many different ways. Different and modern with a romantic feel. We were a group of 4, 2 of whom loved what they had and 2 who didn't. The beetroot risotto with goats cheese and the chicken and prawn curry were terrific. The duck dish less so. Service... More 

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Thank Frances010
Bridport, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner and lunch at this amazing restaurant on a trip to Funchal just after Christmas - great food and beautiful location with the sound of waves crashing and a beautiful view. Excellent service too.

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Thank Gwen B
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated just above the Old Town this restaurant is slightly hidden away. You can tell it must be good by the lack of touts. The restaurant has unobstructed views of the sea. You can hear the waves crashing on the rocks below. I had a fish sandwich for lunch, very simple but perfectly cooked and seasoned. We ordered puddings off... More 

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Thank Jessica B
St Albans, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed an excellent meal with good house wine. Staff were very helpful and the location was beautiful and as we ate we could hear the waves crashing in the rocks below. You need to enjoy eating rice, but there are so many options it is great to try something new.

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Thank Charlie1232015
Brentwood, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely location overhanging the sea, well sheltered if windy, good food and service. Good for just a coffee/drink , snack od=r a full meal.

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Thank Fred B
Tongeren, Belgium
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two years ago, to the date, we dined at Riso and we're amazed by the risotto's, the wines and the view. Nostalgic as we were we went back this year. You know how they say, never go back, it spoils the memory. Well I'm super glad I went back. More risotto's on the menu, even more creative and tasty. Great... More 

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Thank Martine M
Greater London, United Kingdom
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19 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice location but, unusually for Madeira, not a welcoming place. All rice-based dishes of course but not as tasty as we hoped. We have had far better risotto in other restaurants in Funchal. Service was very slow even though the restaurant was not busy. Food is unusual, but not in a good way, and comparatively expensive. Could not recommend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Santa Maria 274, Funchal, Madeira 9060-291, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 280 360

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