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Casa dos Frios

#5 of 3,722 Restaurants in Recife
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Gracas
Brazilian, Portuguese
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Av. Rui Barbosa, 412 | Gracas, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
81 2125-0000
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch, Coffee & Tea, Drinks, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Emporio Gourmet, reduto da gastronomia, adega premiada, tudo isso voce...
Emporio Gourmet, reduto da gastronomia, adega premiada, tudo isso voce encontra na Casa dos Frios, alem dos Patrimonios Imateriais de Pernambuco: Bolo de Souza Leao e Bolo de Rolo, que sao quase o sobremone das nossa Lojas.
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  • 197
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  • 16
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  • 2
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
City's Best!

Been here many times and absolutely adore the Bolo de Rolo! Each time I am in town visiting this place is a "must visit" for a quick wine tasting and delicious meal in their restaurant. The service is friendly and welcoming. Prices are reasonable considering the top quality products they have. For... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 24, 2014
JoannaDias
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Marbella
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  • Special occasions
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Marbella
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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Been here many times and absolutely adore the Bolo de Rolo! Each time I am in town visiting this place is a "must visit" for a quick wine tasting and delicious meal in their restaurant. The service is friendly and welcoming. Prices are reasonable considering the top quality products they have. For me, this gourmet heaven has always been the... More 

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New York
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Excellent Deli in a safe, trendy neighborhood, but very expensive!! Need to be reviewed by the owners!

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Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I was here for the World Cup 2014 and was told to try the Brazilian traditional dessert "bolo de rolo" so I thought, when in Brazil do what the Brazilians do! Wow, am I glad I did. I don't even know exactly what was in it, etc. but it was the best dessert I've ever had. Not only did I... More 

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Marbella, Spain
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

This lovely gourmet haven has been open for decades and still remains on the top of my list each time I visit Recife. They have top gourmet products that you can't find elsewhere. Great service, nice value for money and the best part is the attention to detail and flawless service. Great place to have a healthy breakfast, lunch or... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

A fantastic place where you can buy any kind of food. The delicatessen sells imported foods and fine wines as well as typical Brazilian food. This place is most well known for its amazing and renowned cake, "Bolo de Rolo", but it also sells a wide range of other cakes and has a great buffet restaurant on the upper floor.... More 

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Curitiba, PR
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46 reviews 46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Place interesting, where you can find many foods to buy. There you find the most famous cake called "Bolo de Rolo". I recommend this place to have a snak and buy things to eat.

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Recife, PE
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013 via mobile

Wide variety of kind of food. Seafood, italian, japonese, salads, steaks, etc. Good priceeeeeeeeeeee.

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Philadelphia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Casa dos Frios is a superb market for buying everything from American imported foods to fine wines, to great cheeses, appetizers, condiments, spices, breads, etc. It's not cheap! But, honestly, it's the only place in Recife to buy really, really unusual food items! Worth it, as far as I'm concerned... and the quality is outstanding.

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Brasil
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60 reviews 60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

This is the restaurant I use to go during the week. It is frequented in business days by the people who work nearby. It offers Brazilian and some Portuguese food in the restaurant, which stays upstairs. The salads are attractive; among the hot plates there is always salmon that never is the way I like (wet and almost raw inside... More 

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Santos, SP
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2012

I heard many times about the "Bolo de Rolo", which is a wrapped cake, filled with Guava Jam. Yet smal, fills you pretty quick, so don't worry about the size of it. Yes, its expensive, but worth the money. Go for it. The whole Casa dos Frios is fantastic. You can find everything, from biscuits to very good wine. I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Rui Barbosa, 412 | Gracas, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife>  > Gracas
  • Neighborhood: Gracas
  • Phone Number: 81 2125-0000

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian, Portuguese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions

Description

Emporio Gourmet, reduto da gastronomia, adega premiada, tudo isso voce encontra na Casa dos Frios, alem dos Patrimonios Imateriais de Pernambuco: Bolo de Souza Leao e Bolo de Rolo, que sao quase o sobremone das nossa Lojas.
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm

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