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Restaurante O Arco

Rua Carreira 63, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
+351 291 220 134
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“paella” (4 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Carreira 63, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

We wanted somewhere near to our hotel that did local dishes and this was a good choice. Prices were very reasonable, portions were comparable to the generous sizes you typically get in the USA, the staff were very friendly and they had plenty of local...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AJS1066
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for a dinner with the worst ever experience. Ordered the starter of "bolo do caco" which never arrived. One of the first course not served as ordered. One of the main course arrived without any sides. The other 3 main courses...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 318andreiac
Reviewed September 23, 2018

We wandered away from the busy streets and park seeking a local restaurant. We were pleased with this restaurant. We enjoyed the seafood lunch specials, sardine lunch and other goodies. The menu contains many fresh seafood items, which vary by availability. The service is good...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank PhilViking
Reviewed August 29, 2018

If you are near don´t miss it. Honest and fresh food. Very well prepared. Daily menu is consistently good. Good value and best service.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Gonzalo P
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

The best of the best very local restaurant with the most delicious meal and affordable prices. We visited twice during our our stay in Funchal. Tuna steak is heavenly tasty 😍 The portions are very good size, more than enough for a hungry person. I...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ketop2018
Reviewed June 21, 2018 via mobile

Fab food, wonderful set menu, great price. Under 10 euros for 3 courses plus coffee. Even in the evening. Eaten here twice in 5 days and will eat here again on our holiday. Recommended.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank heqwerty
Reviewed June 19, 2018

All 4 of us ate for under 100 euros and could have eaten no ore. Local food at very reasonable prices, highly recommend the paella and the scabbard fish with banana

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sarah a
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Went back on a return visit to Funchal and had a lovely meal of salmon fresh cooked with lots of salad and veggies. The service was very friendly , there is a good choice on the menu and some lovely desserts..

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 43j
Reviewed March 8, 2018

We were greeted with a complimentary glass of poncho which was mildly embarrassing as we only wanted a snack as we had eaten at lunch time. However friendly waiter assured us it was OK not to have full meal. Had shrimp omelette and sardines. Beware...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank ryedalerambler7
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Visited this evening, lovely food great waiter and friendly group of ladies from Spain. Food this evening Mussels Steak Paella All swilled down with a bottle of Mateus Rose

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank LLTHuddersfield
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Carreira 63, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 220 134
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