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Restaurante Paulo Pescador

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££ - £££
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
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Praca Sao Braz, 116, Arraial d'Ajuda, State of Bahia, Brazil
+55 (73) 3575 1242
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Today
12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Thu - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Simply delicious. The "fried aipin" and the fis and desserts and so on. Give a try to everything if you can.

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Thank Felipe M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

We walked by the window looking for a place to eat. We were about to walk away when one of the owners spotted us and came out to ask if she could explain the menu. Without feel pressured, we were sold and came in. The staff were very friendly! The owner kept working with us to make sure we were... More 

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Thank Brian F
Zürich, Zurich, Switzerland
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Bobó de Camarão was excellent, best we ever had. The chef came to our table twice for a chat and the service was speedy. Prices were even lower at Rua Mucuge.

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Thank Philipp G
Sao Paulo, SP
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44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

Humble place, no fancy decoration, with surprisingly good dishes. Fresh and quality are the synonymous for the restricted options.

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Thank cjpgomes
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

The most famous "prato ffeito " in Arraial. Prato feito means your dish will come served from the kitchen. But don't worry. Only the best sea food from the region and the best service you will find here. Also, the best cost benefit arround. Paulo and his family are always arround.

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Thank Carlos N
Sao Paulo
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

I have been in this restaurant 20 years ago. The moqueca hasn't changed, neither the owner's kindness or the fair price! Really reccomend it! Worth the line!

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Thank CarlaeZe
Maine
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60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

The menu has photos to assist in the selection of your meal. The staff were all very attentive and helpful w my daughter and my infant grand daughter.The entrees were very delicious. We ordered the Bobo de Camarao and the Moqueca fish. Everything was great. We had hoped to return to try other selections but they were closed on our... More 

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Thank MelissafromNorthport
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

great food,affordable prices,excelent attendants,you must go for Bobo de camarao,(shimp cooked with a sauce),the food its so tasty that i want to go the next day and eat the same.. :)

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Thank Diego A
Sao Paulo, SP
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

Simple restaurant, limited options (something Brazilians call "prato feito" which is a meal made with a little bit of salad, rice, beans, fries (or something to that effect ) and the main ingredient you get to choose among fish, shrimps, beef, chicken... The name in portuguese means literally "done dish" because it's one serving in a plate. The food is... More 

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Thank Nana L
Manzanillo, Mexico
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127 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015

No atmosphere. Ordinary food. No reason to go. I do not understand the ratings! Had many good meals in town and this was by far the worse.

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Thank p0liner01

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Sao Braz, 116, Arraial d'Ajuda, State of Bahia, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Arraial d'Ajuda
  • Phone Number: +55 (73) 3575 1242

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?