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Costa Brava

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Rua Dragao do Mar, s/n | Broadway, Canoa Quebrada, State of Ceara, Brazil
(88) 3421-7088
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious Spanish Food

What can you expect from a Spanish Restaurant located in the middle of a small village near the sea? Believe, I was quite surprised when I decided to give them a chance after a long day driving to there. We ordered a Costa Brava Paella for 3 and certainly it served 4 party. Ok, it took 30 minutes... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 4, 2013
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Sao Paulo, SP
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English first
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

The restaurant promotes its "paella", a brown mash with langostas fried to death and shrimps that appeared to be from the freezer (in that region of Brazil!!!). No mussels, but greasy sausages instead. Didn't taste like Paella, didn't look like Paella. Our entrées, "fish" soup and Gaspacho tasted almost the same - one could eat both after using lots if... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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46 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Its a must to eat here if you are visiting CQ. The food is fantastic and at a good price. It's in the heart of the pedestrian high street and has a great atmosphere. Service is very good.

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Sydney, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We went there on our first night in Canoa Quebrada, it was just amazing. Ordered a Seafood pasta, which was very well seasoned and a lot of prawns, squid and lobster. For our second and last dinner in Canoa Quebrada we didn't want to take the risk to disappoint, we went there again and was wonderful once more! We ordered... More 

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Joao Pessoa, PB
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

The restaurant is pleasant although the service is a bit on the slow side. We had to wait for a table. We had been told that the paella selection was good. The one we ordered was not visually very exciting but the flavour was good. I have eaten better. The price was quite reasonable.

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Aracati, CE
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013 via mobile

I've been to Costa Brava some times and I must confess the food got me surprised. The food was tasty in all times I had dinner there, such as: paella, supreme fish in garlic, rosemary, and baked potatoes, brownie for dessert. The service, everything! The owner really know how to continue his hard work on it! Congratulations. The restaurant is... More 

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013 via mobile

A lovely restaurant that serves great food. Very friendly, helpful staff. I had steak which was cooked to perfection & my husband had the prawns which were also excellent. Certainly worth a visit.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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56 reviews 56 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

What can you expect from a Spanish Restaurant located in the middle of a small village near the sea? Believe, I was quite surprised when I decided to give them a chance after a long day driving to there. We ordered a Costa Brava Paella for 3 and certainly it served 4 party. Ok, it took 30 minutes to be... More 

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Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We went twice, with the same menu: Costa Brava lobster: very tasty, with a nice touch of garlic. Located in the Broadway street

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32 reviews 32 reviews
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

The food and service were excellent. The atmosphere is great. It is worth trying. The cost benefit equation is perfect.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013 via mobile

Well, after reading some reviews, we didn't expect much from the restaurant. To be very honest, we witnessed an arguement between a waitress and a customer the night before. But we decided to give it a go and try the food at Costa Brava. Well, for starters, the staff were really nice to us. Very polite, lots of smiles. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Dragao do Mar, s/n | Broadway, Canoa Quebrada, State of Ceara, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Ceara (CE)  >  Canoa Quebrada
  • Phone Number: (88) 3421-7088

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Spanish

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