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Jardim da Carreira

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Rua Carreira, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
+351 291 602 332
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23 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice relaxing restaurant Restaurant jardim da Carreira, rua de Cameira, nice restaurant for fish and meat. This is some four streets back from the main promenade and to the rear of the jardim da sao francisco by two streets. We had sole meuniere, bolo da caco (garlic bread really wheat flour cooked sometimes on a tile or stone, with garlic... More 

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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great lunch on a Sunday lunchtime two weeks ago, the day after the Carnaval Parade . Went for mains not the specials menu but should have had the specials as they were same size meals and quality but with starter and puds too for same price about €10. We all enjoyed the food and the wine of course,... More 

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Thank Les J
Wirral, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly staff, beautifully cooked food, nice garden or indoor area, good choice of food and cheaper than the average place around there. I would definitely go back for more

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Thank Gill G
United Kingdom
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48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't be fooled by the front room that faces the road. Walk through this and you enter a charming garden with a charming garden room beyond. We went here on a Sunday night and it was lovely and quiet. We had the grilled squid and the lamb chops. Both were excellent. The selection of half bottles of Portuguese wine was... More 

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Thank The-artist-aka-sir
Hitchin, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This was an unexpected pleasure in a street full of restaurants. It is a deceptively large place, with seating on the street, indoors in the front part, in the garden or indoors at the back of the garden. The garden has various trees to sit under, one of which on closer inspection turns out to be a truly giant cactus!... More 

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Thank Lorraine M
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our hiking group (15 people) liked the place so much that we visited it three evenings in a row! It has a few tables outside, an inside part, but the highlight is the peaceful backyard garden. I very much liked tomato/ onion/ egg soup as well as espada fish with banana and with maracuja sauce. The tuna steak was slightly... More 

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Thank Magdeto
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

What a discovery. Off the main street, through the indoor area and out to the back courtyard. Under the trees and with the lights on in the evening this was a very relaxing place to eat. Service was quick and not intrusive. Decent meals and desserts.

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Thank SJenks28
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Option for outdoor or indoor dining. Most people are outdoors but subject to smoking so better indoors to avoid smoke. Decent meal for lunch. Ordered tuna steak with polenta which was ok but the steak was very dry and had 1/4 of the plate full of peas - a little too many for my liking. Also ordered lapas and they... More 

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Thank Sezza08
Lymington, United Kingdom
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178 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I think maybe this place looks better in the evening with lighting etc. Not for us. They were not busy when we arrived and we waited nearly an hour for lunch. The food was ok but nothing special. What We think was the owner must have spent over 45 minutes crashing chairs and tables about in the room next to... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Had to come back here as we were so impressed 2 years ago when we came. Very reasonable in central Funchal. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Carreira, Funchal, Madeira 9000-042, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Madeira Islands  >  Madeira  >  Funchal
  • Phone Number: +351 291 602 332

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