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Ristorante La Figa

Rua Das Laranjeiras, 17 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Ranked #150 of 5,392 Restaurants in Salvador
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The best Salvador restaurants offer world-class pasta, fragrant roasted meats and a show-stopping spreads of salumi, cheese and antipasti
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82% Recommend
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English first
Arraial d'Ajuda, BA
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We were looking for La Figa and some locals informed us that we will find it under the name L'Archangelo. At our arrival the atmosphere seemed nice, people sitting outside and inside as well. The waiter who came to our table was quite unfriendly from the beginning. We ordered the drinks and the food, everything was extremely slow. After seeing... More

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Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We saw this attractive restaurant as we wandered around Pelourinho and had a look at the menu. Prices seemed a bit high but not too bad so we went in and sat down upsatirs where most tables were already taken. We had to ask for the menu, then we had to call the waitress to ask for drinks. We then... More

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New York City, New York
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Who knew you could find excellent Italian in the Pelo! This was indeed an unexpected find. The food was absolutely scrumptious. I could tell that the owners were tired (...the place was literally over-run with world cup visitors...), but they were still warm and accommodating. highly recommended.

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Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

The food is absolutely delicious and while the price isn't exactly low budget friendly it's not outrageous either. Here's the thing though. It has a different name now or at least two names. The umbrellas still say La Figa but I think it goes by L'Arrr...something or another. Same location though!

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Bern, Switzerland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Very delicous italian food (i loved the pasta). Nice location in Pelourinho. Friendly service. Reasonable prices.

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Los Angeles, California
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Authentic Italian food in the historic district. It was a rainy night, on a cobblestone street, vino, great food. Highly recommend!

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Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

La Figa worth a visit. The ambience is quite special and the service amazing. I've ordered a glass of prosecco and although it is not a current practice for them to serve by the glass, the manager opened one to serve me. I've ordered a grilled lobster which was perfectly cooked with a very reasonable price. I could not be... More

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Miramar Beach, Florida
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104 reviews 104 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

My wife and I walked here from our hotel in the Historic district. It was a lively night on the streets and we asked for a table outside. The food was delicious. The wait staff attentive. Beautiful evening. Good if not great Italian. Definitely worth a stop.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013 via mobile

Great Italian restaurant with very fresh food, good service and good location. Definitely worth going. Great value for money!

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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

We were recommended La Figa by the hotel we were staying in and we weren't disappointed. It is Italian in style but with a good selection of fresh fish. We had a lovely piece of grouper with a tasty lemon risotto. In fact we enjoyed it so much we went back for a second night and had the lobster with... More

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