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Rua Fontes 19, Funchal, Madeira 9000-053, Portugal
+351 927 388 784
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (71 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
Opens in 5 min
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Fontes 19, Funchal, Madeira 9000-053, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a Nice dinner here. Worth its price ( because of the discount reservation.) dinner including four wines. French rosé was mediocre. White( very good) and red alentejano very nice. But strange and not a good choice to serve the red alentejano with the dessert....More

Thank Stedendwinger
Reviewed May 16, 2018

Nearly put off by people complaining about the slow service, but we tried it anyway. The thing is: it is not a regular sushi place and it takes time. We had menu 3, including wines (and why not, you get a glass of every kind...More

Thank Coen1966
Reviewed March 3, 2018

In the seafront avenue (avenida do mar), where there use to be some old buildings, how´s the Shu.aka restuarant, now this part of the street is filled with bars and restaurants. The restaurant is located is the 1ª floor, where you can access through a...More

Thank Pedro M
Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Don’t understand all the great reviews saying it was the best sushi ever. Seriously? Only if you call sushi smth made from not a sushi rice, full of strawberries (!) cucumber and seaweed. Bon apetit! The waiter didn’t speak English and was crazy slow. Just...More

Thank alenaaaaakr
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We had sushi menu for lunch. The food it Self was quite okay, but by my opinion the service and interior was not very nice. We were the first customers by that day and I think the waitress was a bit sleepy. We also booked...More

Thank Riku K
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

Another hidden place in Madeira worth looking for! This sushi restaurant is different than any other in a good way, we had the menu 2 ( that LaFourchette website got us 30% discount ) and everything was delicious. Sushis, makis were all different, use fruits...More

Thank Daphnée V
Reviewed October 10, 2017

I have had several lunches at Shu.aka and they never failed me once. Only don't go there when you are in a hurry because some times they take a bit of time. But its always worth the wait ;-)

Thank dbx020
Reviewed July 4, 2017

The sushi was all exceptional, one of the best ones i ever eaten. And i already try many around the world. The place is cosy and well placed, in front of the marina. The staff was truly kind and the owner was a great host....More

Thank SusanaGodinho
Reviewed June 12, 2017

Shu.aka is perfect for a first time date or even a catch up with friends over brunch. My sister treated me to Shu.aka in May and I being a sushi fan myself and having tried it in every spot in Madeira, I can defiantly confirm...More

1  Thank Maridrizzle
Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

Would really recomend this place. Kind staff and good fusion sushi. The location is very nearby intersting places in funshal as well.

Thank Peter S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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12:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Fontes 19, Funchal, Madeira 9000-053, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 927 388 784
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