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Top bar recommendations from locals

Bar
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“Great coffee spot with a fantastic ocean view. Perfect to watch sunset. Serves also as a bar at night. Trendy place in Old Town. Great light meals.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Irish Pub
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“Great spot to have a night drink. Super animated and always full of people. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great bar for the local drinks: poncha regional, poncha de maracujá (passion-fruit based), nikita and others. A favorite with the locals, with outdoor seating.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
“A bustling area full of art galleries, restaurants and bars. Sip a cold beer whilst people watching, or enjoy Fado music whilst eating your meal. Visit the various art galleries and enjoy a wide spectrum of local art.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“AMAZING food! It doesn't look like much on the out side but if you're looking to eat where all the locals eat this is the place to go!”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“The 23 Vintage Bar is one of several nightspots of Santa Maria Street. It is distinguished for the previous song to the 2000s, the great classics of music history, bringing to this public space different generations. Relaxed atmosphere with decorations that reflect the "vintage" in this space.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best known for its seafood courses like the delicious "açorda de marisco" & home brewded beer. Rated 9,0/10 on TheFork (TripAdvisor).”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bar
“The famous bar in Funchal's Zona Velha, makes the capital lively with its original ponchas.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“One of my favorite restaurants of fish and seafood with a very nice outdoor patio - should make a reservation, because the restaurant has a lot of demand.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Portuguese Restaurant
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“Restaurant-bar for snacking small doses of regional delicacies and take a good wine or beer.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Eu gosto do lugar ... restaurante com boa comida e bom serviço por seus funcionários ... e, em seguida, uma vista magnífica sobre os seus arredores”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
  • 1 local recommends