Coloane Island Restaurants
Where and What to Eat in Coloane Island
Restaurants on Coloane Island are very similar to those in the rest of Macau and if you are visiting Taipa you will find the menu is often influenced by Portuguese cuisine. There are several restaurants located on both Hac Sa and Choec Van beach while more options are available in the Coloane Village area.
As mentioned, the island is home to a famous restaurant, Fernando's. Another must-eat is one of the delicious egg tarts which can be tasted at Lord Stow's Café in the village square. Visitors should note that people here usually have dinner early in the evening and some of the restaurants and cafés on the island will close as early as 21:30.
All Restaurants in Coloane Island
Espaco Lisboa is a two-story restaurant serving delightful Portuguese dishes and offers a superb wine list. The restaurant also has seating on its second storey. It is popular for both locals and visitors. Located in Coloane Village, the restaurant is just a quick jaunt from Chapel of St Francis Xavier. Open daily from 12:00 until 22:00.
One of Macau's famous restaurants, Fernando's, is famed for its fresh and delicious seafood. The menu consists strictly of fine Portuguese cuisine and includes Portuguese chorizo, clams, crabs, mussels, codfish, feijoada, charcoal-grilled chicken, pork ribs, suckling pig, beef, and salads. Fernando's is located on Hac Sa Beach and serves from 12:00 until 21:30 , but the bar is open until midnight.
Kwun Hoi Heen
Operated within The Westin Resort, Kwun Hoi Heen is renowned for its Cantonese cuisine. The main highlights are its homemade and delicious dim sum. The restaurant is set in a romantic atmosphere with a bird's eye view of the South China Sea. The Saturday buffet, whether lunch or dinner, comes highly recommended. The Westin Resort is located on Hac Sa Beach. Kwun Hoi Heen opens daily from 09:30 until 23:00.
La Gondola is a fine Italian restaurant offering exquisite pizzas of many different kinds cooked in a wood-fired oven. Tuscan dishes, pastas galore, and some vintage wines make La Gondola an Italian sensation. Situated next to the pool on Cheoc Van Beach, La Gondola is the perfect dining choice to energize before or after splashing in the pool or the South China Sea. Open daily from 11:00 until 23:00.
Lord Stow's Café
Located on Coloane Town Square, Lord Stow's Café serves one of the best Portuguese egg tarts in Macau. Also famous for its cheesecake, some made in unusual flavors like green tea and black sesame, the dessert is definitely worth a try. Open daily from 07:00 until 22:00 (closed at 19:00 on Wednesdays).
Nga Tim Café
Nga Tim Café is an open-air restaurant and is popular with locals who have a taste for variety. The menu combines Macanese, Chinese and Portuguese influences and has several unique dishes. The café is set in a relaxing atmosphere and is located in front of the Chapel of St Francis Xavier. It is the perfect spot to sit down and write postcards or just people watch. Nga Tim is open daily from 11:00 until 01:00.