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Restaurante Costa Brava

#166 of 4,855 Restaurants in Recife
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Barao Souza Leao 698, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
33414445
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Amazing classic food

I have been there few days ago for a meeting and I have to admit that not only the food was excellent. For starter we had 3 'couvert' (vegetables with a really good mayonnaise and butter), after this, I ordered 'langosta ou thermidor' and my colleagues one 'paella' to share. Both choices were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 22, 2015
rober776
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Sidney, Canada
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Sidney, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I have been there few days ago for a meeting and I have to admit that not only the food was excellent. For starter we had 3 'couvert' (vegetables with a really good mayonnaise and butter), after this, I ordered 'langosta ou thermidor' and my colleagues one 'paella' to share. Both choices were really good. The service was very professional,... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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150 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

My wife and I have been to this restaurant many times for a couple of reasons. Always great food, good portions, menu change options all coupled with great service. There are some trips that I end up eating at the restaurant every day because I have found that a lot of the restaurants in Recife have trouble to repeat good... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Very traditional. excellent service. Good price. The seafood is unforgettable. Traditional food, cooked as in your home.

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1 Thank Asalvag
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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150 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2012

I was tired of hotel food so I went to the CB and enjoyed a great fish dish, served perfectly with an ice-cold beer. I visited this restaurant years ago and it continues to be a winner!

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2 Thank 7727
Paris, France
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

I was there last month, with 3 friends, and we ordered "paella" y "camarao ao thermidor". All i can say is that every thing was fantastic. The food was wonderful and the waiters were also very kind. The variety of spanish wines was amazing. I recomend this restaurant.

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Recife, PE
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

Expensive for what it is. No atmosphere and the waiters were practically feeding us. Brought some friends there and was embarrassed at my choice.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Barao Souza Leao 698, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife
  • Phone Number: 33414445
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?