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O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket

Rua Gorgulho | Centro Comercial Eden Mar Lj 3, Funchal, Madeira 9000-107, Portugal
+351 291 764 051
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (215 reviews)
“prawns” (47 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Gorgulho | Centro Comercial Eden Mar Lj 3, Funchal, Madeira 9000-107, Portugal
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Had a rare thing here this time. Faultless meal from start to finish. Got the table we'd asked for. The service was superb and the food sublime. Had the limpets which were delicious and the mixed grill which was good too. Nothing was too much...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been visiting he lido area of Funchal for the past 6 years and have eaten at O Chef many times. However, we were a little disappointed this time. The restaurant was quiet except for (sadly) a table of rowdy English but the service...More

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Helio P, Proprietário at O Chefe Steakhouse and Sea Basket, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Suze, I am so dissapointed to hear you had a poor experience at our restaurant. We would like to apologize for the inconvenience we caused you on your special night and want to assure you that what happened to you (offering the brandy and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Off the main road so worth the visit, family run, so friendly plus lovely food, we all had something different and we where all very pleased, lovely place to visit,

Thank doff80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. The restaurant is off the main drag. The food was quite superb. In our little group, we had monkfish and prawns - magnificent! I had a steak which was excellent too. The wine is good and reasonably priced....More

Thank DicconW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here, and the staff were really helpful and friendly. I was with my grandson, and we shared a starter of garlic bread and prawns au vin, really good. Then we both had fillet steak on the hot stone, where you cook...More

Thank Mo B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this place a couple of times. Food was always amazing and staff created very friendly and unique atmosphere. Highly recommended. We will be back.

Thank zxcqwr
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Alas we discovered this fab restaurant on our last day. We dined outside on a warm evening. The staff were attentive and friendly. The food was very good....as was the wine. The menu was extensive, it's a popular place so maybe book if you can...More

Thank Rainytom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely superb restaurant. The service is without peer the food is divine and the location with views out over an opeen sea is to die for. We had dined at O Piano two nights before and thought that that would take a lot of beating!...More

Thank Whisky-Sandy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited this restaurant last week on a slightly rainy evening. We had booked and the staff were very apologetic that due to the weather and an event at a local hotel just finishing people were arriving all together and service might be a bit...More

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Setting of O Chefe is a bit weird, at the back of the Eden Mar shopping mall above the supermarket but the service and quality of food were both very good. We shared a chicken liver in white wine starter, served with local garlic bread...More

Thank Daftlad1664
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Mo B
16 October 2017|
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Response from therunners055 | Reviewed this property |
HI there. It’s actually quite a long way from the cr7 hotel and probably not walkable but well worth making a trip to it as the food is really good. By taxi it would probably cost you about 5-7 euros to get there. Hope this... More
30 March 2017|
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Response from Helio P | Property representative |
HI J, Yes we will be open on the 1st of april for lunch. Would you like a table inside or out?
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1 February 2017|
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Response from Helio P | Property representative |
Hi, welcome to funchal. Our address is Rua do Gorgulho, eden mar shopping centre Nº3. It is directly above the pingo doce supermarket in front of the lido pools. We look forward to welcome you soon. Kind regards O chefe... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Gorgulho | Centro Comercial Eden Mar Lj 3, Funchal, Madeira 9000-107, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 764 051
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