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Casa de Taipa

#10 of 2,267 Restaurants in Natal
#10 of 2,469 Places to Eat in Natal
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Brazilian, Pizza
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Rua Manoel AB de Araujo 130A | Alto de Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
(084) 3219 5798
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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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
Best Restaurant in Natal

I went with my family and had the most extraordinary drinks and fantastic tapiocas, and not to forget the desert it's absolutely amazing, You MUST try these "Brigadeiro com morango" Cheers! Tom

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 8, 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I went with my family and had the most extraordinary drinks and fantastic tapiocas, and not to forget the desert it's absolutely amazing, You MUST try these "Brigadeiro com morango" Cheers! Tom

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Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I had a very pleasant surprise with this place. the food was very good. I had the shrimp and catupiry cheese tapioca. It was absolutely delish!! The caipirinhas are very good too and the atmosphere is lively. I will return and recommend this place.

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Montgomery, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Wonderful outdoor, but completely covered restaurant loaded with local art and artifacts and plants. The restaurant is entertaining just to sit and look at everything. The menu is composed of multiple varieties of Brazilian style tapioca and couscous and everything we tried was excellent. (smoked chicken, cheese and olive tapioca, shrimp and vegetable couscous and fried banana/dulce de leite tapioca)... More 

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

This was a great place to eat. We absolutely loved the atmosphere and the food was both priced well and tasted fantastic. This was my second favorite place to eat in Natal and would highly recommend it.

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Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We enjoyed eating here. The food was very tasty and unique. There is a wide variety of ingredients to choose from to stuff into what is basically a tapioca pancake. I went with the grilled chicken and cheese. There are vegetarian options as well. It is very reasonably priced. Very relaxed, funky, laid back atmosphere and the restaurant is open... More 

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Keene
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

I happened upon Casa de Taipa with a Brazilian friend, and I am so glad I did. Tapioca and cuzcuz, regional dishes that were wonderful -- and the caipirinha was excellent, too. Beautiful atmosphere, great service.

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Rio de Janeiro
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

The place has a great decoration, so cozy and typical of northeast Brazil!. Food was delicious, only tapiocas, but stuffed with different things! Try the ones with cane do sol and nata as well as quiejo coalho and côco. They're great!!!! Caipirinha of cashew is just excellent!!

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Natal, RN
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

I really enjoyed this place. It was a bit expensive but the service, food and drinks (especially the pineapple capifruta) were delish. I got the couscous with shrimp and it was light and had good flavors. It wasn't overwhelming and I didn't leave the place feeling too full, which is great for me. The service was nice and it was... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

If you're looking for the local taste of "tapiocas" (pastry made of yuca flour and filling of choice), this is THE place to visit! interesting, low key atmospehre, good service and a great selection of tapiocas merge into a very interesting experience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We appreciated the food and the polite waiters. Do not miss the opportunity to visit this restaurant in Natal, maybe you need to wait a little bit during dinner but it is really worthy.

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Additional Information about Casa de Taipa

Address: Rua Manoel AB de Araujo 130A | Alto de Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
Phone Number: (084) 3219 5798
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Norte (RN)  >  Natal
Cuisine: Brazilian, Pizza

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Manoel AB de Araujo 130A | Alto de Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Norte (RN)  >  Natal
  • Phone Number: (084) 3219 5798

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian, Pizza

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