|Santana Pub & Portuguese Restaurant
Shop 3, Food Piazza
Santana , situated on the Island of Madeira between the coastal towns of Porto da Cruz and Porta de S Jorge and opposite the capital Funchal, is not only the home of unusual architecture but also the home of many culinary delights, including the famous Espetada. This tradition is carried over to the restaurant. The food is cooked in the traditional Portuguese way and you can expect generous helpings. Daily specials are available and can be confirmed when booking.
The atmosphere is very homely and once inside you could be forgiven for thinking that you were actually on the island. Huge murals accurately drawn from photographs depict island life and coastal scenes together with traditional arts and crafts completing the illusion. Air conditioning and portable heating units maintain comfortable temperatures and a wide range of local and imported licquor is available.
Your host, Camacho, is passionate about service and quality. All the meat, fish and vegetables are the highest quality possible for that melt in the mouth experience. The restaurant can comfortably seat about 200 people, another 100 people can use the outside area, especially in summer or on warm afternoons, and the bar area can seat another 50 people. A popular venue for watching sport .The restaurant caters for functions weddings and christinings. Live entertainment is provided on Fridays for both traditional and contemporary music lovers.
Heading west along the N12 from Jhb International airport, proceed through the Gilooly's interchange towards Eastgate. Pass the centre and at the Bruma intersection turn left into Marcia Street. Turn left at Earnest Oppenheimer and first left into Arena, Santana restaurant is now on your left in the shopping area.
The restaurant also supplies take aways and has secure off road parking, there is a dance floor, smoking section and a wide menu.
They will gladly cater for your wedding or function.
Contact the restaurant for more information on their live entertainment.
Mon - Thurs: 10h00 - 22h30
Fri - Sat: 10h00 - 24h00
Sun & Public Holidays: 10h00 - 17h00