Had lunch twice here as it was such good value, grilled sardines, salad, a handful of fries, with a glass of decent wine €7 bargain! 4 or 5 lunchtime specials at this sort of price every day, you can't go wrong.
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We came across this restaurant on recommendations from a blog and we weren't disappointed! I had the octopus in chilli sauce and my friend had the black scabbard with banana in Passionfruit sauce, both were amazing. Very friendly staff.
I am a locafrom Madeiral that loves to eat well, and in some way I am demanding. This restaurant was a fantastic surprise: Although it is located in the old town with many tourists around, and among other "touristy" restaurants that always serve the same...More
Located just outside the busiest section of the Old Town, O Portao provides a selection or local cuisine with menus in 5 languages (common on this street). Food a simply presented and there is plenty of it. Service was attentive and polite, the staff are...More
Great service provided by a a very friendly and welcoming team, delicious food (try their fish with banana and passion fruit sauce), relaxing atmosphere, fair prices. Would love to come back!
Our 3rd visit to this brilliant restaurant and just every bit as satisfying as our previous visits. Great food and excellent service by friendly staff. Great value for money too. Will definitely be back before flying home.
Good healthy food - meat and vegetables of high quality. Friendly helpful staff - nothing too much trouble
We had excellent Sardines the first time we visited, then we both opted for meat dishes on our second.....trying to think what we will have on our third........ This was a very efficient restaurant, excellent friendly and helpful service, they will offer to serve the...More
Stopped for lunch. We had the sardines which were excellent. 4 sardines, fries and a large salad together with a glass of wine all for 8.50 Euros. Staff helpful and service prompt. Thoroughly recommend. We will be back on our next visit to Madeira.
We wanted to try real Portuguese style food and chose this place from reviews we read on TripAdvisor and are very glad we went!! The service from the waiters was phenomenal, so friendly, it was a nice treat as we had some pretty bad attitudes...More