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Restaurante Rocha Mar

ER101, Vila da Calheta, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
+351 291 823 600
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (7 reviews)
“steak” (6 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
€€ - €€€
ER101, Vila da Calheta, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent perfect 10 days nearby. And we can announce: Rocha Mar is the best restaurant in Calheta! This is for sure.

Thank boris12345672015
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Tourist trap. Food is average at best, waitress is rude as getting our food means she had to take a break from keeping her chair warm. They also managed to serve us flat beer. V little positive things I can say about this place.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Food: We ordered a Paella for two people. The paella was stale, espacially the rice didn´t taste like much compared to other paellas. On top of that the mussels smelled off, my partner ate it anyways and sure enough we had to spend the next...More

Thank Vera T
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Although it had a fair selection of seafood, I didn't quite like the sidedishes. The vegetables were really soggy and sour. Also, there weren't too many choices of sidedishes to choose from, you could either go for the vegetables or for the mashed potatoes, none...More

Thank alicecon500
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Visited for evening meal. Great choice if you're a fish eater. Had steak myself big portions but not good quality. Wouldn't recommend.

Thank sankie1
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Staff were not friendly, food was bland and overpriced, the menu was too large to be freshly cooked, a typical seaside eatery which must rely on one off visits. We didn't return to this establishment.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

We were passing through late on Sunday afternoon and the place was busy, so we took that as a good sign! Wrong! Very over cooked vegetables and tuna! And not inexpensive either. Drive on!

Thank Christine U
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

It started with a rather bad service and the Pulpo Salad was really not good. The Pulpo was more like chewing Gum and the rice which we ordered for my daughter was dry. By asking if they had any sauce for her, because she's 2,5...More

Thank Sanaz E
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Affordable and very tasty! Staff very friendly and approachable, very clean and tidy restaurant. Freshly decorated too. Came in for snack then later for dinner. Large filling portions at a very affordable price

Thank christineupchurch
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Food tastes fantastic, beautifully cooked. It's quiet, but that's because it's a quiet time. Lovely staff - perfectly attentive.

Thank Pauline C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ER101, Vila da Calheta, Calheta, Madeira, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Calheta
  • Phone Number: +351 291 823 600
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