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Bar Zulu

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$$ - $$$
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Rua das Laranjeiras 15, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-230, Brazil
+55 71 98784-3172
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Had the such to bump into this place in July while travelling to Salvador - service is really good, warm, the waiting time is more than okay, and the burgers are REALLY GOOD !! I recommend it to anyone travelling in the city :)

Thank Claire L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Solar das Artes, directly opposite Bar Zulu and we were pleased to have this as our 'local' for our short stay in Pelourinho. Food is cooked fresh, the staff are friendly and the caiprinhas are great! Highly recommend if you're after fresh sandwiches, burgers or local fare.

Thank Tracey D
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016

Just spent few days in Pelourinho and the Zulu Bar was the best option, with very fresh hamburgers and very good beer's option ! Totally recommended

Thank Jose Raphael S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

We hid there from the rain and what a great coincidence it was! The lunch set menu was affordable yet tasty. We were also positively surprised by the local craft beer selection. The Chocolate IPA was absolutely delicious! The bathrooms were recently renovated and the whole interior is cosy and inviting. We will definitely be back.

Thank Agata B
Dusseldorf, Germany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 8, 2016

So far the best restaurant we found in Salvador. Food was great, portions generous as they usually are in Brazil. Food came fast, in around 10-15 min. They have a pretty good deal for lunch set valid until 14h. The cook kept signing inside, which made us joke with the waiter who claimed she was shouting, not singing :) We... More 

Thank mar0david
New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

Aztec burger was excellent - my partner and I shared that and some chunky chips for a lunch. Was enough when paired with drinks (juice and a caipirinha!) Under R$60 for everything including service

Thank andie88
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is great! Amazing food, good prices, and a great location. The muqueca is fantastic and one person size is big enough for two. Also check out the lunch special, also great for two, and with the hostel galeria 13 discount you can't bet it! Great coffee too!

Thank Seth F
Oslo, Norway
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

We had to wait one and a half hour to get our food. And we ordered burgers and salads. The meat and bread was good but the fries was good.

Thank MarianneSH
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Really good food. We ate here twice for dinner. Very friendly staff and quick service. 10% off certain dishes if you are staying at Hostel Galeria.

Thank Danielle1518
Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

This is probably the best restaurant in Pelourinho. We haven't found one better. Everything is made fresh like the French Fries. Potatoes cut fresh then fried. Amazing. There are several choices if you are vegitarian too.

Thank LordJim220

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $30
Pub, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Laranjeiras 15, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-230, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Salvador
  • Phone Number: +55 71 98784-3172
There is no other place like Zulu in Pelourinho and we are very proud of this fact.We offer vegetarian and international food as well as the typical Bahian dishes that everyone wants to try along with one of a kind cocktails and refreshing juices. We take after hip places around the world and understand the value in costumer service, comfortable ambiance and fun crowds. Come here to watch sports TV, use our wi-fi or find out interesting tourist information while enjoying a delicious Caipirinha. Sit outside and enjoy the breeze or sit inside and jam to the music, your choice!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?