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Restaurante La Luna

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Italian, Brazilian, Peruvian, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Diner, South American
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Avenida Jabaquara, Quiosque 10 | Praia de Jabaquara, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
0055 - 24 3371 6917
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Only beach restaurant in the city of Paraty, on the coast of the state of...
Only beach restaurant in the city of Paraty, on the coast of the state of RJ. International cuisine, meat, pasta, seafood, select wine list, selected music, charming.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Cosy restaurant on the beach.

A really cosy place where they serve good food. At night it's really beautiful and you are having dinner in front of the ocean. Friendly staff and the prices are ok.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
vdv_koen
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Bar scene
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A really cosy place where they serve good food. At night it's really beautiful and you are having dinner in front of the ocean. Friendly staff and the prices are ok.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We really enjoyed our dinner at La Luna. After a few hours at Jabaquara, the sunset was beautiful and we got a great table at La Luna just a few feet from the water. The fish was wonderful, had excellent service, and the owner came to check on us to ask how things were. We had a really good waitress... More 

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Boston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

What can be better than an Argentinian steakhouse on the beach? This was one of the best meals of my recent trip to Brazil. The steak was fantastic and I particularly enjoyed when the Argentinian owner came out to say in English "If it's not perfect, we do it again!" I also enjoyed the perfectly minimal wine list which basically... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We visited La Luna twice in the past 3 days. We could have gone to the centro histórico, but the view of the ocean, candlelights, and perfectly cooked food from chef Francesco has any other restaurant beat by a mile. It's a must stop in Paraty.

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Dublin
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Beautiful food. Reasonable prices. Great staff. Do not miss it if you take a trip to Paraty! In particular I would recommend the fish - the Caicara. Also try a passion fruit Caprihina to wash it down!

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Totally recommend this place: it is simply beautiful, right on the Jabaquara Beach, with very nice owner and staff that will do anything to see you pleased... But most important : FOOD is amazing ! Maybe the best dinner in 14 days in Brasil !

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Quite simply put, take a look at the visitors photos, Thats all you need to know about the place.food simple Tasty large Plates Brahma gelada (cold) just like the theme frm the world cup BRAZIL BRAZIL BRAZIL

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rio de Janeiro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Good food and service great beachfront ambiance. Nice place to have a relaxing dinner. Best option on Jabaquara beach. They should think about opening for lunch.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Great seafood and meat! The three of us had the bread + extras and the seafood platter for starter, great portion, filled us up so that we only ordered two mains - picanha and chorizo. The wine is also a good hit here. Friendly staff and right on the beach!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant on the beach. The staff were good and spoke good English, but the standout was the steaks. Well cooked and generous portions... Go on your last night otherwise you might not want to try anywhere else!

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Additional Information about Restaurante La Luna

Address: Avenida Jabaquara, Quiosque 10 | Praia de Jabaquara, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
Phone Number: 0055 - 24 3371 6917
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Paraty
Average Prices: USD $10 to $50
Cuisine: Italian, Brazilian, Peruvian, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Diner, South American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Jabaquara, Quiosque 10 | Praia de Jabaquara, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Paraty
  • Phone Number: 0055 - 24 3371 6917

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $10 to $50
  • Cuisine: Italian, Brazilian, Peruvian, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Diner, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Bar scene

Description

Only beach restaurant in the city of Paraty, on the coast of the state of RJ. International cuisine, meat, pasta, seafood, select wine list, selected music, charming.

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