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Thaal Cuisine

Rua Marques de Tamandare, 203 | Poco da Panela, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
(81) 3034-0770
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Ranked #2 of 3,659 restaurants in Recife
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • German first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Recife, PE
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Cozy atmosphere, well prepared dishes by a great chef. Oriental fusion cuisine with a Brazilian touch. Dishes are always very beautifully presented. Tastes are carefully mixed.

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We ate here and loves the food. We has five different dishes and they all hit the spot. Very hip and for SF Bay Area foodies. We all thought this spot could hold its own with any SF trendy spot.

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Contemporary cuisine at its best. Extensive and creative menu and great atmosphere. Great salmon appetizer. Do not miss the dessert (who is to be shared). One of the best places in Recife with standard similar to a NYC or London restaurant.

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Carlsbad, California
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116 reviews 116 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

I am an American married to a Brazilian that has been coming to Recife for nearly 20 years. This was our first visit to Thaal, on the recommendation of several Brazilian friends that know that I like nice restaurants. Here is my summary of positive and negative elements of our dinner last night: The Good: +The building and decor were... More

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Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013 via mobile

Food is very good. Definitly not touristy, away from Boa Viagem and Recife Antigo. Don't expect an open table upon arrival on week ends: full of discerning locals. Expedite service. Was taken care by Vania at the varanda.

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Gueiros
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

Something close, but not exactly the same as the best contemporary in town. The food is really good and could definitely be served in a high standard New York, London or Paris restaurant. If you are in the north of the town, that's probably the best you can get without bothering to drive south. If you try the restaurant for... More

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