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Alphaiate

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Rua Artur Muniz, 82 | Praça La Curuna, Boa Viagem, Recife, State of Pernambuco 51111-190, Brazil
(81) 3465-7588
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11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Drinks, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 62
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good casual spot for steak and chopp

Bustling spot late into the night on the beachfront. Wide range of food and drinks - and live music she we were there. Big local crowd, smart and upscale.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
Ian T
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San Francisco, California
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San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Bustling spot late into the night on the beachfront. Wide range of food and drinks - and live music she we were there. Big local crowd, smart and upscale.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Alphaiate is a very traditional restaurant , with a hint of pub bar style though. Food is very decent, large variety from regional cuisine to very nice steak choices. I had a coxinha de carangueijo, a sort of Brazilian fried crab meat balls appetizer that was pretty exquisite. Also the staff is very attentive e cordial. The only negative point... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Went there with a local friend, my wife and two kids on a Monday evening around 8-10pm. It was definitely not crowded, but there were enough people there to keep it from feeling empty. The service was good and the food was better than expected. Great beer/drink menu. My local friend had a strawberry caipiroska, and he said it was... More 

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South Egremont, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I'm surprised Alphaiate doesn't have a bigger following and better reviews. For me, it's a classic choice for weekday happy hour or late Sunday lunch with the family. I even hold the occasional business meeting here. It's always open and easy to find. Aside from that, Alphaiate has much to recommend it: 1. Historic bar. Much of the decor is... More 

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Marlow, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

I have eaten here many times. It is very local, in the third gardens on Boa Viagem. I have nothing negative to say about Alphaiate. The food is decent, above the basic standard you see in most regional Recife restaurants. They have some non-standard dishes on the menu which makes a change from default offerings of picanha & prawn dishes... More 

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Valencia, Comunidad Valenciana, Spain
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Good food. Very noise clientele and horrible live music indoors. Stay out ás they offers good terrace. However, be prepare for a very casual and slower service. That's what you get in the lovely Brazilian northeast!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Artur Muniz, 82 | Praça La Curuna, Boa Viagem, Recife, State of Pernambuco 51111-190, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife
  • Phone Number: (81) 3465-7588

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian, South American
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 - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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