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Marisqueira Tropicana

) #50 of 557 Restaurants in Funchal $$ - $$$ European, , Portuguese
Rua Dom Carlos I, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
+351 291 222 743
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (22 reviews)
“sardines” (11 reviews)
“fresh fish” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Grill, Portuguese, Seafood, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Rua Dom Carlos I, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 367 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We had our last dinner in Funchal here after reading a few reviews online and we were not disappointed. The service was excellent, attentive but never intrusive and the food was superb. We had grilled octopus as a starter and a fish and shellfish mix...More

Thank DanC87
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had two lunches here whilst we were on hoiliday. In particular the fresh bream my wife and I had between us was quite superb. Well cooked and lightly seasoned so that the freshness came through. A good selection of vegetables accompanied the main course....More

Thank Bob186225
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had one meal here, wish it had been more, wow it was fabulous. The staff wonderful very attentive and informative. Wine was great, the fish, as you would expect was a sheer feast, delightfully presented and of course cooked to perfection.

Thank SouthHantsButterfly
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your visit and review, that means a lot to us as a team. We try to offer all our guests the best quality food and service at the best value possible. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean, quiet, relaxing, good view. Competent and friendly service. Their Campari & Juice has a good mix. Their paella has a lot of "Fruits de la mer". The restaurant has been here for almost 30 years. (Light in ladies bathroom turns off automatically - a...More

Thank COHigen
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your dining experience, we look forward to see you again soon. Thank you.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great service, great food, good price, fresh fish, decent wine, great coffee. Tried several restaurants in Funchal, and this was the best

Thank JoaoSaleiro
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, is very important to have independent reviews from our customers, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed a fantastic gastronomy experience with us and enjoyed our wine selection. Hope you can visit us in the near future.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Booked a table last night ,arrived to very pushy waiter trying to push most expensive dish on menu on us and made us feel very uneasy ,anyway we ordered steak on the stick a maderian dish ,arrived with a small dish of fries to share...More

Thank Beverley D
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your experience, after briefing with the staff, we find out that last night we didn't have a service for a couple with a complaint on the raw meat coming back to kitchen and a waitress taking care of an order like...More

Reviewed 11 May 2017

I had seen the restaurant from the Promenade, the lobster painting on the front of the buidling and the number of people eating had drawn my attention to it. The menu looked varied and fresh fish was exhibited outside in a cold display cabinet. As...More

Thank JacsandDave
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking a few minutes to write a review, we are very pleased to know you enjoyed a real tasty dish. We hope for your visit next time.

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited this restaurant on a recommendation and were quite disappointed. We were served a wine that they said was dry but was actually overly sweet. We had bruschetta as a starter, which was incredibly soggy and bland. I had risotto for...More

1  Thank Lou_ml
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking a few minutes to write a review, we are sorry to know you didn't like the wine, we usually share a taste of the first glass to Clients so they can try and approve the wine suggestion. Naturally, restaurants with cloth...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Have eaten here twice this week and we are not disappointed. Lovely sea food, meat dishes looked and smelt amazing. Catering for my gluten free diet posed no problem. Staff were knowledgeable which gives me confidence. They even had gf bread rolls. Today we had...More

Thank Lyrabelle
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your time on writing a very pleasant review, that makes us very proud of our service. Hope you can visit us in the near future.

Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed the food!! Everything was made from fresh!! All the staff was 5* and the chef João Vieira was very professional!! Highly recommend

Thank Karina Elio S
Tiago T, Gerente de relações com clientes at Marisqueira Tropicana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, is very important to have independent reviews from our customers, it helps us to find where we can do better and satisfy our customer's expectations. Hope you can visit us soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$11 - US$28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts American Express, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dom Carlos I, Funchal, Madeira 9060-051, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 222 743
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the hearth of Funchal old town, is recognized by the freshness of the fish and seafood beautifully made and for its friendly service.
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