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Capim Santo

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Rua Do Beco, 55 | Quadrado, Trancoso, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
55 (73) 3668-1122
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food

We had an amazing meal in the off season. Perfectly done fish, great cocktails, good desert, understated service.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
Meredith S
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  • Late Night
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

We had an amazing meal in the off season. Perfectly done fish, great cocktails, good desert, understated service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We had a fantastic dinner with nice dishes, which was very tasteful and this in the fantastic Garden just a few steps from Quadrado. The service was very good and very attentive. A musician played nice brasilian Music. The only negative was that we had to pay 18 Real for the Music, which was not announced before it was added... More 

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San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
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21 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Pretentious attempt by staff to speak English resulted in us both being brought the same main dish. When we attempted to correct the waitrose, she argued back, albeit politely. We had waited over half an hour so couldn't be bothered to send one of them back. So we both had a white fish stuffed with nuts accompanied by a cream... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

This restaurant was recommended to me by amanda from ther8.com . She was so right , ambience magnificent , food to die for , great service . In fact we loved it so much we went back a few nights later and truthfully the same experience . Obrigado to the team 💋💋

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Brasilia, Df
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Nice place, great food, good service. Absolutely worth a visit if you're in Trancoso (try the fish/prawn combo with Thai green curry, fabulous!) Of the places we tried in Trancoso, this was probably the best

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Pecatu, Bali, Indonesia
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14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Are you in Trancoso looking forward to have a pleasant time with your friends for good drinks and awesome food? Skip the high-profile list of "summer places" and go straight to Capim Santo. Make a reservation before; they have such a great table service and it is a lot related to their organization booking tables in advance. Everything in delicious,... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Great food, service is really nice, and the place in itself is charming. Worth trying if you are around.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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34 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Compared to most of trances restaurants, Capim Santo put an effort to offer a more modern kind of cousine. You will find very tasty and helthy dishes created from local ingredients. There is an interesting selection of caipirinhas if you look for an alternative to wine. Another differential is that Capim Santo accept reservations witch is not that common in... More 

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Sea Cliff, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

The Capim Santo restaurant has immaculate service, ambiance, presentation and mouth watering foods. It's perfect.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Our favorite restaurant on the quadrato. We loved sitting at the bar and listening to great music, brazilian. Food was excellent and we ate here both our first and last night. It is also a Pousada and looks lovely.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Do Beco, 55 | Quadrado, Trancoso, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Trancoso
  • Phone Number: 55 (73) 3668-1122

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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