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La em Casa

#15 of 2,013 Restaurants in Belem
Certificate of Excellence
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Boulevard Castilhos Franca, Estacao Das Docas, GP 2, LOJA 4, Belem, State of Para 66.000-000, Brazil
91 32125588
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Wed 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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São Paulo
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This a well known restaurant in Belem. The service is ok but the food could be better. The only option is american buffet (self service) and no typical dessert included (only creamy cakes). The traditional dishes from Para were ok but nothing outstanding as you could wait paying no cheap for it.

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Thank CamillaS_oPaulo
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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45 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2016

Food is really delicious and you can try all paraenses dishes. But service could be better especially at weekends.

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Thank RobertaSalomone
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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37 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016

Very nice restaurant! Famous of local " Paraense Food" Filhote ( fish ) all kinds and Shrimps! Very good Service and all sort of artesanal beers of the Amazon área.

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Thank MauricioSantos7
Fortaleza, CE
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a typical meal served in Belem: duck cooked on tucupi broth. Tucupi is a juice produced from manioc roots. It was wonderful. Very typical since I knew the dish previously. The service was very good too. We also ordered grab meat with manioc flower. Also very good.

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Thank ligiakerr
roma
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Unusual, that is, if you're not from Parà. This restaurant was the first to serve local food prepared with international quality standards, and then to use local ingredients, including leaves that make your tongue tremble and other mysterious ingredients from the Amazon forest, in creative recipes or unusual combinations. Still today a great place tu surprise your taste buds

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Budapest
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65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant history is interesting. The food quality and prices not. We ordered a mix of typical food from Para and Belem: crab, duck, fish and other local food. None of them tasted delicious, maximum average. Portions were on the small size as well, even though the price was fairly expensive (a dish for 2 costs around 120 reais). Overall,... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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884 reviews
330 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 613 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2015

"Lá em Casa" has been famous for many years as one of the best restaurants of Belém. And it still is! Its new address at charming "Estação das Docas", the former warehouses of Belém's old port - totally renovated and air-conditioned, adds awesome views of Guajará Bay and its sunsets to any meal. Lunch buffet offers a fantastic variety of... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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206 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

Lá em Casa (Back Home) is a traditional restaurant that used to be regarded as the best in Belém. It has that name because it started out in the owner’s backyard, from where it moved to a larger location and them to its current place, in Estação das Docas. Perhaps undeservingly today it is not among the city’s top eateries,... More 

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Vitoria, ES
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185 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Waiters were very nice, food was delicious, live music relaxing. It gets crowded after 1pm. It's a little expensive but it's worth the buffet. Ask for a Tijuca beer and relax.

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Thank FabioNP
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38 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The Docas is a great space to eat, drink, chat and see the river and, at the Docas, the best for eat is the "La em Casa".

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$15 - $40
Cuisine
Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Castilhos Franca, Estacao Das Docas, GP 2, LOJA 4, Belem, State of Para 66.000-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Para (PA)  >  Belem
  • Phone Number: 91 32125588

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