Seasoned with Madeira magic

Showcasing local, seasonal cuisine, Reid’s Palace boasts some of the best restaurants in Funchal. Go all out at Michelin-starred William; enjoy a casual moonlit dinner on the terrace of Ristorante Villa Cipriani; or join us for cocktails in our glitzy bar. There’s a dining experience to suit every occasion.

William   |   Villa Cipriani   |   Pool Terrace   |   Afternoon Tea   |   Gastrobar  

In a corner of the tea terrace's three-sided balcony, tables are placed along the railings for sublime, panoramic sea views.

Afternoon Tea

Anticipate a truly timeless affair.

Choose from delicate finger sandwiches, freshly baked scones and homemade pastries, all accompanied by your choice from a selection of 24 teas or an indulgent glass of champagne. This elegant afternoon tradition is something Reid’s Palace is proud to continue.

Available every day at 3pm and 4.30 pm.

Dress code: Smart casual (to maintain the elegance of this timeless experience, we kindly ask you to avoid wearing any sportswear, including t-shirts, flip flops or similar footwear)

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A female guest at the bar in a black dress with a gold purse smiles as a bartender pours her a cocktail from a silver shaker.


Explore our delectable cocktail menu in the glitzy surrounds of the bar. Our Head Barman Lui­s has been at the helm for decades. Try one of his signature cocktails like the Fine Poncha—an homage to this zesty traditional Madeiran drink. Or sip a Bago made with Sercial, one of the rarest and lightest grapes used in Madeira wine.

Take your seat on a balmy evening to enjoy live music, an irresistible beverage and a snack or light evening meal.

Opening times:
Open daily, from 3pm-midnight (last orders at 10.30pm).

Bar menu | Cocktails


Culinary Experiences