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Churrascaria Pirata

Entrada de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7600, Cape Verde
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“picanha” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (11 reviews)
“pirate ship” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Brazilian, Pizza, International, Mediterranean, South American
££ - £££
Entrada de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7600, Cape Verde
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1 - 10 of 103 reviews

Reviewed 25 November 2016

This place is a must visit, it is really quirky and the pizzas are excellent, the service is good and it is reasonably priced.

Thank bc64
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

We have stayed on this island numerous times but have never been to this restaurant before. It offers great food and a friendly service that must be experienced by all that come to this island,don't be put off if it's quite the experience is enhanced...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Had drinks here one quiet night. It's true about the pirate at the door. Owner was very nice and took good care of us. He runs a tight ship and was very attentive. Nice cocktails with some inventions on local drinks. He offered us some...More

Thank badgeridaho
Reviewed 20 August 2016

We chose this restaurant for our last evening in Santa Maria and the friendly and funny staff - that really looked like pirates! - made it a wonderful evening. The interior decoration alone is worth a visit but the food and service were also very...More

Thank Khyrean
Reviewed 14 August 2016

My family and I had the privilege to dine at Churrascaria Pirata last week. First, we could not help but take pictures of the great decoration. Then, we indulge ourselves in the good food that is served there. It was a wonderful first day of...More

1  Thank TheNunesFamily
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

We went here after reading reviews and we're not disappointed! Definitely one of the best theme restaurants we have visited. The restaurant is quirky and kooky with good attention to detail and seems to be owned by a real pirate! We established his pirate status...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

First off we went here 2 nights in a row haha! The pizza is really good, it has a soft dough with crispy eages yet it's not to thin! It's a father and his son who runs the resturant and they are so sweet and...More

1  Thank alinaoh
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

I have been going to Cape Verde for some years now . This year had the pleasure of eating in pirate . Had pasta with clams and mussels it's got to be one of the best meals I have had ever. Only problem is I...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Just got back from two weeks in Cape Verde and we found the churrascaria pirata 4 days before we came home we went there every night after that, it was the best restaurant there the food was amazing the staff great the restaurant stunning looked...More

1  Thank Shan W
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, extremely delicious food (especially Picanha), great location (near Santa Maria's beach and for example Oasis salinas sea hotel) and great decoration. There is also Pirate shop, so you can also find souveniers there, clothes etc.

Thank LauriMar91
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Maurizio D
bellissimo locale adatto a tutti gusti infatti ce brasiliano italiano e cucina del posto . qualita prezzo ottimo insomma e consigliato
19 February 2015|
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Angela C
Ola boa noite,pretendo visitar na passagem de ano tenho que fazer reserva?e os preços quais sao?obrigado
29 October 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$45
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Entrada de Santa Maria, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7600, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria
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