Christmas in Madeira Island is filled with sweets and cookies are a must. Here is the recipe for the Madeira “Areias” (Sandy) cookies:
The 14th of February is approaching, and for many people, it is the most romantic day of the year.
If you want to enjoy a memorable evening with your better half, we give you our suggestions of places to enjoy a dinner for two on this special date.
Do Forte Restaurant is located at the Historical Fortress of São Tiago and is distinguished by its gastronomical diversity and for its service of excellence!!! This restaurant combines international cuisine with typical Madeira Island ingredients providing a genuine gastronomic experience.
The Atlantic Restaurant is a welcoming space where you can enjoy a light meal at lunch, a drink at the end of the day, but above all an outstanding location for dinner. The Atlantic Restaurant offers delicacies inspired by Mediterranean cuisine where you can sample Portuguese cuisine and the typical flavors of traditional Madeiran dishes.
Casal da Penha Restaurant is located just 300m from the center of Funchal. Known for daily variety of fresh fish and seafood of high quality, always purchased in the local market, and also by the succulent meat dishes.
Leeno’s Bar & Restaurant is focused on high-quality ingredients and cooking techniques to offer great dishes, accessible to all people at reasonable prices.
The Scat Music Club & Restaurant is located in the Lido area of the promenade of Funchal, and the ambience is welcoming and relaxed. SCAT has live music every day during dinner time, while Fridays and Saturdays see guest bands performing live. Adding to the music, the restaurant serves late meals. The menu boasts typically Portuguese and Madeiran dishes whose flavours are brought to life by the Chef’s passion and experience. And you can pair them with one of the many exclusive Portuguese wines.
Taberna Madeira Restaurant in Funchal, Madeira Island. In a cozy and intimately welcoming environment, experience unique and memorable flavors mixed with great wines, right in Funchal’s downtown historical center. Combinations of dishes with regional influence, and delicious snacks for enjoyable moments with friends or family.
The Convento das Vinhas Restaurant is located in Calheta municipality. This restaurant presents an extensive list that includes classics of Portuguese cuisine and some international dishes. Specialities in fresh meats, fish and shellfish.
The 100% Sushi Restaurant Take Away, Home Delivery and tables Service in Funchal. The 100% Sushi is a Madeiran company that spreads in Madeira eccentric flavors of Japanese cuisine. Sushi has delivery service throughout the island, as well as catering services, Festivals and Events.
The Maré Alta Restaurant is located in the center of Machico and is specialized in fish and seafood. More than 20 years of experience combined with the privileged contact with local fishermen to have a very diverse range of fresh fish.