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Bar do Arante

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Fish & Chips, Bar, Family Fare, Gastropub
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Rua Abelardo Otacilio Gomes, 254 | Pantano Do Sul, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88067-100, Brazil
(48) 3237-7022
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11:30 am - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Its the mais bar/restaurant in the small fisherman village of Pântano do...
Its the mais bar/restaurant in the small fisherman village of Pântano do Sul
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  • 69
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  • 22
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Funny place!

Had a seafood sequence. Very large and really good. The garlic shrimps definitely a favorite! The story is really cool, although the mouldy notes are a little unappealing when eating. But a cool experience. And the beach absolutely incredible if you are looking for calm sea and a small... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 6, 2015
Anne S
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Copenhagen, Denmark
Good for:
  • Entertaining clients
  • Large groups
  • Romantic
  • Bar scene
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Located in a fishing village where you can see actual fishing boats moored outside. Those boats provide the fish, shrimps served in the restaurant. As such the sea food is of a high quality and simply delicious. We had the shrimp fried in olive oil and garlic, grouper baked with capers, green peppers, onions and tomatoes and crab cakes. Delicious!... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Had a seafood sequence. Very large and really good. The garlic shrimps definitely a favorite! The story is really cool, although the mouldy notes are a little unappealing when eating. But a cool experience. And the beach absolutely incredible if you are looking for calm sea and a small fisherman's village away from the madness of the north.

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Florianópolis
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

The south of the island of Santa Catarina has been called by many the "Soul of the Island." One reason for this enchantment is the Arante Bar, which is already part of the natural beauty of Florianópolis, meets tradition (over 50 years), good food and friendly atmosphere with a local flavor. In addition to the varied menu of seafood (plus... More 

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Balneario Camboriu, SC
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

The place is in a nice spot ( as most beach restaurants in Florianopolis). The decoration is somehow original but a bit dodgy with so many old dirty paper notes. The price is monopolistic. The food....mmm my wife refused to write down a note because she would not have left a nice message...

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Reading, United Kingdom
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298 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

A really unique and special place. We came in late on a rainy and fierce Sunday afternoon and gorged on the amazing buffet. We were overwhelmed by the quality and abundance of seafood on offer. Staff are very friendly, helpful and even speak a little English! Great spot overlooking the bay. The story of the restaurant and the culture of... More 

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Brasil
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Well, this is a traditional restaurant that exists for many years in "Floripa". It's simple but the atmosphere and the food are marvelous ! It's quite far from downtown ( almost 30 Km ) in Pantano do Sul but the way to get there is plenty of beautiful views. You can get a bus if you want.

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Fort Smith, Canada
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19 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

The seafood is amazing, caiparinhas cachasa-y, and the views are spectacular, being right at the beach. The most unique and interesting thing about this restaurant is the fact that everyone who goes there leaves their mark on a piece of paper which is then stuck to almost any surface where there's a spot! Back in 2003 there were a lot... More 

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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Great restaurant in excellent location. I ate the cheapest dish, a risotto camarao, and it was excellent! Will go back there for sure.

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San Francisco
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Quite charming restaurant by the sea shore where visitants are welcome to leave stick notes all over the place and perhaps one day come back and find it. The owners are receptive and friendly and so are the waiters. Many famous people have been there for a meal. Talking about which, they serve a very tasty "shrimp sequence" in which... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

I went to this place with my rental car after a non so enjoyable visit to Florianopolis and although I dislike going to restaurants alone I liked it due to the high quality of the food at a reasonable cost. The fish was amazing (don't evne know the name anymore), the bartenders helped me very well, and the side dishes... More 

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Additional Information about Bar do Arante

Address: Rua Abelardo Otacilio Gomes, 254 | Pantano Do Sul, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88067-100, Brazil
Phone Number: (48) 3237-7022
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Santa Catarina (SC)  >  Florianopolis
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Cuisine: Fish & Chips, Bar, Family Fare, Gastropub

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Abelardo Otacilio Gomes, 254 | Pantano Do Sul, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88067-100, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Santa Catarina (SC)  >  Florianopolis
  • Phone Number: (48) 3237-7022

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Fish & Chips, Bar, Family Fare, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Entertaining clients, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children

Description

Its the mais bar/restaurant in the small fisherman village of Pântano do Sul
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 4:00 pm

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