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Bar do Cachorro

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Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff

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Great views and live music.

Would recommend this spot for a happy hour. Drinks and live music. The food is okay but we only did appetizers so I can't say how dinner would be. The views are awesome

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Este Park
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would recommend this spot for a happy hour. Drinks and live music. The food is okay but we only did appetizers so I can't say how dinner would be. The views are awesome

Thank Kcketchy
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

This traditional bar has become famous for the "Forró" dance nights and the possibility to meet people, its known that no other place on the island concentrates more people avid to have some fun late in the night. If you are in the island just for daytime activities, forget it, there are many other better food places on your way,... More 

Thank MarcosSchroeder
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

The one positive about this place is the view especially at sunset. However, even if you are sitting at a table, people not eating are allowed to wander in and stand in front of you blocking the view. Surely if people just want a drink they should be asked to remain by the bar. Whilst we were there a musician... More 

Thank Rachael H
Campinas, SP
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128 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

terrible. It is really disappointing that this place has such a great view because they will always have customers walking in and won't suffer from their horrible customer service. My husband and I went in early one night and ordered a beer and an appetizer. While no one was at the restaurant it was fine, but when more people started... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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189 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Visited this restaurant for lunch and dinner. Lunch was stunning as this is situated right on the Cachorro Beach ... Beautiful sceneries and great moqueca. At night, a live band plays to the tunes of Forro.. probably amongst the top night spots on the island.

Thank Aftab T
Poughkeepsie, New York
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146 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This place is convenient to Cachorro beach. You'll sit outside. It sometimes has live music. The food is typical beach fare, with fried fish, french fries, and salad greens.

Thank Gypsgris
Paris, France
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114 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The beach is beautiful. And Bar do Cachorro makes this experience even better as they provide chair and parasol on the sand, without being too intrusive. Food is good, fair prices for the island (food in general is quite expensive on FdN), nice fresh drinks and friendly staff. A good place to stay!

Thank DeniZinho
São Paulo
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71 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

It's a bar with live misic, twice a week, if I'm not mistaken. The band was only average, but there are not many options in the small and beautiful Fernando de Noronha.

Thank ABrasil
Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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103 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

We had launch there while exploring the island...just before going to "meio" and "conceicao" beach. It was ok...but for dinner..you should get to better places like bejupira, varanda or mergulhao.

Thank agiacotto
St. Gallen, Switzerland
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2013

We really enjoyed Bar do Cachorro for a sundowner. Besides the amazing view, the bar is a great place to get a late afternoon snack. The "bolinho de arroz" with cheese was especially tasty and cheap for Noronha standards.

Thank Lucianasc

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Fernando de Noronha, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Fernando de Noronha
  • Phone Number: 8136191229

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups

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