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Restaurante O Bode

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Praca Horacio de Matos | Beco do Rio, Lencois, State of Bahia, Brazil
(75) 3334-1600
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many restaurants in different price- and quality ranges in Lencois. But for a very good deal you should try the O Bode. There is only one dish: Comida per kilo. They offer a wide variety of home made brazilian food like feijoada, vegetable and meat. You make your choice and pay per weight (1 kg for 42 $RS).... More 

Thank Chris N
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249 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Lençois doesn't offer that many good quality restaurants, but it does offer an exotic taste of rural backland food as a counterpoint to all pasta and pizza serving backpackers! The O Bode (the Goat) is a great example: simple setting, food by the pound, and atmosphere. They displayed buffet cover sun dried meat, variety of beans, salad, beaf stews, and... More 

Thank Nelson C
Montreal, Canada
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Too bad it is only open for lunch, I would have returned a couple of times during my stay in Lencois. The food is very tasty and seemed to me very authentic. The atmosphere is nice and cosy, a little hidden from all the touristic restaurants with a nice view.

Thank Anni_MTL
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43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

O Bode is a restaurant Serve service. You pay for what you take. It serves local food. It's a very good value for money. Fun to try.

Thank CCSanches
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

This Kilo-Restaurant is perfect for having lunch. It's cheap and the food taste very good. They offer different salads, fruits and different kind of meet and hot dishes. It was 36R$ /kilo. It is located behind a house. It's only opened for lunch.

Thank Dennis T
San Francisco, California
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

After long hike, a lunch buffet was perfect. They have a huge selection - some meats, veggies, rice, etcs. You stack your plate with food, it gets weighed, then they write on a piece of paper the cost of that plate. You can go back to get another plate, that gets weighed again and added onto your paper. You pay... More 

Thank Christina O
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47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

The food here is not only good, but it is served with a lot of attention to keeping it at the proper temperatures. The atmosphere is also nice, kind of an indoor/outdoor patio. As other reviewers have mentioned, it's only open for lunch. Tip: there are so many dishes here, it's best to have a walk around the serving island... More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

Good options of typical food for a good price. Unfortunately it opens only for lunch. Make sure you go earlier or you might not find all the options.

Thank Rafael-972
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

We were recommended to go to this place before we faced the 8+ hour bus trip to Salvador. Glad we went there (the bus trip took 12hrs) .... This small and popular restaurant is located in the main town square. The food is served by the "kilo system" which means you can have as much food as you wish and... More 

Thank GPont
Madrid, Spain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2014

Recommended to us by the owner of our pousada and it did not disappoint! We went for he lunch time buffet and despite arriving after 3pm it still had a wide range of dishes available. Priced very reasonably at 33 reiais per kilo, my partner and I sampled most of the dishes and none disappointed. The staff were very friendly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Horacio de Matos | Beco do Rio, Lencois, State of Bahia, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Lencois
  • Phone Number: (75) 3334-1600

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