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Restaurante Cabana do Sol

Rua Joao Damasceno, 24 A | Farol de Sao Marcos, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao, Brazil
98 3235 2586
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Ranked #2 of 1,205 restaurants in Sao Luis
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Brazilian
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 NEW

We enjoyed the obligatory caipirinhas and were offered meat pastry (8 pieces) as a welcome by the house. We then ordered carne do sol as a starter with rice and beans and the local farofa with carne secco. The food was simply delicious. We never got around (glad we did not order everything at once) to order the main meal... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 NEW

must go place. no luxury, fair prices, amazing regional food. everything is very well served. one typical meal is enough to 3 or more.

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Jundiai
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63 reviews 63 reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013 via mobile

Delicious food where you can find many options and tipical food too. The service is good and it has a pleasant atmosphere.

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Recife, PE
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168 reviews 168 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

Cabana do Sol is one of São Luis's best known regional restaurants. It is a spacious open veranda-like structure can seat several hundred people, but things go smoothly here. The dishes are HUGE, often enough for three people. So, order moderately ... Meat dishes, like carne de sol, are the kitchen's forte. These are served on a large platter, hot... More

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TLV
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80 reviews 80 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2012

Worth taking the trip to the beach and going to Cabana do Sol. ,if you wanna eat very good its worth not to be tempted to eat in the restaurants at the beach but to go to Cabana do Sol .You dont necessarily need to have a big meal and can also ask for petiscos ( eth Picanha one is... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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69 reviews 69 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

There are better seafood restaurants in Sao Luis. This one is quite popular, trendy, nicely decorated..but food is not as good as the setting

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2012

We went to the restaurant based on good reviews, but were disappointed. As starter we had crab paws. They were nice but not very special. For main course we ordered picanha. They did not ask us how we wanted to picanha to be prepared and while we expected it and like it to be 'medium' we got it 'well done'.... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2011

THe restaurante is quite beautiful but the food is tasteless!!! The food tasted like nothing, REALLY! I am not that demanding and I was soo disappointed. it was the 1st time i wasted shrimp. the pirão was terrible too. the restaurant is crowed all the time so I thought it was great but I was wrong. I waited 2h to... More

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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62 reviews 62 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2010

Nice environment, great food, good price. We´ve tried the carne de sol filet, good size for 4 people to share.

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