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Barracuda

Seafood, International
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Sur la plage | Front of Pier, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
2428010
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good restaurant

We ate here at both lunchtime and in the evenings. They have a good menu and the food is freshly cooked. They were great with our grandchildren preparing pasta dishes for them to order. Their fish dishes are very good indeed

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Evets54
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

We ate here at both lunchtime and in the evenings. They have a good menu and the food is freshly cooked. They were great with our grandchildren preparing pasta dishes for them to order. Their fish dishes are very good indeed

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Came here for a beer ( kids had chocolate milk) and liked it so much came back for lunch...twice! Lovely views of Santa Maria beach/ pier. Friendly staff lovely food, freshly caught fish. Chicken very good too. They brought out cushions to make the kids taller at the table, Home made chocolate mousse is divine, big hit with my kids,could... More 

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Westerham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

On the beach or inside dining. Great local and European dishes. Smiley service and reasonable prices.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

We had an evening meal in the Barracuda and was not disappointed. We had the barnacles to start as neither myself or my husband had tried them. When they arrived we were not sure how to eat them, so had to be shown! They were quite small but very tasty. The food was very filling so could only manage 2... More 

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Antwerp Province, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Great menu, good prices, nice wines, very friendly staff. The serve fish an meat dishes (you must try the suckling pig)

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Belper, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

A large selection of dishes especially fish and always well prepared and presented. The seafood in good and always fresh. The restaurant has a great beach front location.

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Englefield Green, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Interesting experience.. Had the fried prawns as a starter which were awful. As for the mains - one went for tuna with tropical fruit and the one went for tuna with yogurt... The tuna with tropical fruit was stunning. Beautifully cooked tuna fillet pink through the middle. The tuna with yogurt was different though, a different cut of tuna and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

This is a lovely venue however the food was a little bland and overpriced for the island standard. I had the jambalaya which had little flavour and my wife had the filet minion which was OK.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Really cannot say a bad word about the food, the tuna was cooked to perfection and the lemon cream it came with was rich and full of flavor. My wife also loved her fish dished and we both felt the staff were amazing. The only thing that spoilled it was the outdoor lighting going off at regular intervals it didn't... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We personally was not the best impressed the food was ok and edible but nothing fancy for what we paid.

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Address: Sur la plage | Front of Pier, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
Phone Number: 2428010
Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria
Cuisine: Seafood, International

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  • Address: Sur la plage | Front of Pier, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: 2428010

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood, International

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