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Bargaco

#9 of 3,722 Restaurants in Recife
Certificate of Excellence
Brazilian
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Avenida Antonio de Goes, 62, Pina, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
81-3465-1847
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 371
    Excellent
  • 235
    Very good
  • 49
    Average
  • 11
    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
Great restaurant

This is a great restaurant but had a hard time finding it because it moved a while ago and the information in travel books isn't up to date. The food was wonderful, the service was excellent.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
Mark Z
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Sao Paulo, SP
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fortaleza BRAZIL
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36 reviews 36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant some years ago and had a very good time .This time it wasn't so good. The food was just ok. And so was the service . And the price was over!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

This is a great restaurant but had a hard time finding it because it moved a while ago and the information in travel books isn't up to date. The food was wonderful, the service was excellent.

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Barcelona
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65 reviews 65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Was in this restaurant for a business dinner and loved the ambience. I had a wonderful caipirinha with exotic fruits that were presented to us on a nice plate. I had the octopus as starter and it was amazing. The "muqueca de camarao" was tasty but not at the level of the octopus. A little expensive but nice in the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We waited 30 mins before being able to place our order, and it was another hour before the food arrived. Most main dishes were over 100 reais, which equates to $50! Food was only ok, not great! Very poor value overall

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Christiansted, St. Croix
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47 reviews 47 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We ate here to celebrate my birthday during the World Cup. It came highly recommended. After we were seated it took 15+ minutes for a server to come over. My wife actually had to go ask to have somebody come over. The service got a little better after that. Prices are extremely high. I had the grilled seafood platter. It... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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89 reviews 89 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Don't get me wrong, the food is pretty good. But it's not amazing compared to several other restaurants in the region - but the prices are way higher. On top of that, the dishes serve two, they don't make half a serving. Are you alone as I was ? Sorry, they don't really care.

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I ate at Bargaco with a friend, who had was leaving after two years in Recife. We were both looking forward to a bit of spice, a rarity in the North-East (short of heating it up yourself with some pimenta). Cannot fault the service and attention, but the food really didn't excite me. We had a soft shelled crab dish... More 

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Redondo Beach, California, United States
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Just to think about that "sinfonia maritima" ( a seafood stew in coconut sauce ) makes me drool! I love this place, the service is really good, friendly courteous people. Can't wait to go back!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Its a little expensive but the food is delicious! I really recommend to drink the caipiroscas . They are so good! Because they use fresh and tropical fruits, they are very refreshing!! Also I recommend the moqueca de peixe and casquinho de siri as appetizer.

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Seattle, Washington
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I had the Shrimp Termidor during a business trip. The shrimp were so big and juicy. It was probably the best shrimp that I've ever had during my travels in Brazil. However, this was one of the most expensive restaurants that I have ever been to in Brazil. My entree cost 117 BRL. I ordered an appetizer which consisted of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Avenida Antonio de Goes, 62, Pina, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife
  • Phone Number: 81-3465-1847

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 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?