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Manaca Restaurante

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Rua Manaca, 102 | Camburi, Sao Sebastiao, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
3865 1566
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 171
    Excellent
  • 70
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Excellent!

Very nice place in the middle of the mata atlantica! We really recoment this place. Very good service and amazing fish!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Santi C
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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265 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Very nice place in the middle of the mata atlantica! We really recoment this place. Very good service and amazing fish!!

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Sao Paulo, SP
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Great food, great service and a really cozy atmosphere! The restaurant is located inside a swamp, with a really cosy surrounding. It's quite expensive!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I went to Manacá when I was 6 for the fist time. I absolutely loved. I still keep the memory of the nice cutlery. This summer I went back, for a revival after almost 20 years, and surprise: The place looks absolutely stunning! The only issue we had was our waitress that went repeated times to the wine celler to... More 

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

As soon as we got there, there was a sloth right at the tree in front of us!! The food is delicious, although expensive. Could go eat there everyday if I could!!

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State of Sao Paulo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

The restaurant is located on a swamp and surround by luscious vegetation, good food and very good presentation.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This exotic restaurant is like a journey to Robinson Crusoe´s house, while experiencing an exquisite couisine. Be prepared to start a journey right when you park your car at the first or 2nd parking lot. There you will be carried to the restaurant itself in a confortable van. When you actually get to the restaurant, (I suggest you make reservations... More 

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Deinze
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

A boardwalk takes you to a tropical garden with spacy tables and very attentive staff. The menu covers seafood especially well and choosing is a challenge. I went for the white fish tartare which was one of the best I ever had. The seafood platter was abundant and lush. I couldn't resist the "sobresmesas" and had one based on egg... More 

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Sao Paulo
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

It's a beautiful environment. A restaurant that makes you feel like you're in the middle of a rainforest. It's awesome! The food prices are steep, even by Sao Paulo standards(R$65-R$150 for mains) but the drinks aren't(R$8 for local beer). We started with a plate of 'Lula a dore' to share(fried calamari) & it was good, but not great. We then... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Just one street off the main street and a 100 meter! ride with a VIP Van you arrive at the restaurant. but it feels as if you are in a tropical rainforest already. The entree is impressive with very much green plants everywhere. Dinner and wine were delicious. The lights on the table could be a bit less bright. Although... More 

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Norrkoping, Sweden
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Prepare for an experience. Park your car and go with a VIP van 1 kilometer into the forest. The food is quite expensive but the trip is worth it!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Manaca, 102 | Camburi, Sao Sebastiao, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Sebastiao
  • Phone Number: 3865 1566
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 12:00 am

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