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SCAT Funchal Music Club & Restaurant

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Passeio Publico Maritimo do Funchal, Funchal, Madeira 9000-758, Portugal
+351 291 775 927
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Great Bookham, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Were were out looking for somewhere to eat with a bit ambience. The duo playing to the outside tables of this and the next door restaurant were excellent so we elected t take an outside table a the Scat Club. The food was pretty good although nothing to set it apart from many others, however it was the music that... More 

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UK
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

First night , not wanting to go too far from hotel........place had some customers and nice position overlooking the ocean. Odd menu and quite expensive relative to other places nearby but we gave it a go. Food took ages to appear and when it did it wasnt as ordered - we dont eat raw meat in the UK..... Manager apologised... More 

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Saxmundham
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant was certainly full of style with an extensive and reasonably priced menu. My wife had the sardine fillets which she says were some of the best she has tasted and my fish stew was as good as any I have had before. The service was not only efficient but also extremely friendly.

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Brittany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a wonderful evening here. We both had the taster menu and the food was absolutely first class - a starter of 5 small entrees, a fish course, a meat course, a sorbet and a desert followed by coffee! Included in the menu was wine of our choice. The staff from the maitre d' to the... More 

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cataplana We tried this restaurant because it promised live music, one of the few that had such an offering midweek. At 8.00 pm there were only 4 tables taken, so the atmosphere was a bit downbeat. Nevertheless we were greeted and made welcome by smartly attired staff. We opted for pate as a starter. There were three different 'home made'... More 

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Esher, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner here one night having heard the music on previous evenings when passing. The food was ok rather than good but we had better meals elsewhere. I had Limpets to start , (a new experience - they were like snails), followed by steak which was tough on side which was disappointing although my wife thoroughly enjoyed her fish... More 

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Thank Steve25_12
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I'll start with the good things: the service was great, if a bit stiff, the wine was good and the traditional bread was fantastic. That's unfortunately the best i can say. I ordered the seafood cataplana my mum the ravioli and my sister a chicken and shrimp pasta. While the presentation was in all cases lovely mine tasted a bit... More 

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Gosport, United Kingdom
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93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Over the years we've often thought about eating here and finally got round to it - twice in one week. First the food - very good. My wife had some dietary questions which were easily resolved and accommodated. On our first visit we both had duck, this was cooked perfectly. For the second visit my wife had salmon and I... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

We have eaten here before but this time the service was not good and the food was barely adequate for the price.

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Thank vic1938
West Lothian, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

staff very good the fish was nice also the manager came round to ask if everthing was ok with our meal.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passeio Publico Maritimo do Funchal, Funchal, Madeira 9000-758, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 775 927

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?