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Margarida Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Italian, Brazilian, Bar, Seafood, Soups, South American
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Praca do Chafariz, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(024) 3371 2441
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super restaurant in Paraty , very good value. Do try the seafood salad, the fried fish bait, the muqueca. Excellent food in nice settings, good service. A must in Paraty

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Thank Anthony B
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

The first ting you notice is the tasteful decoration, rustic yet modern, and than the smell of freshly baked bread takes over. Open from breakfast till late in the evening, this is the plave to go in Paraty's historical center.

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Thank Javablue65
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

The food was good and so was the service. It ia quite expensive and they charged a dubious tourist tax that no one else charges.

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Thank Santiago A
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24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

First time going for their new breakfast menu after seeing the sign and it did not disappoint. Big breakfast menu with lots of options and very enthusiastic staff. I had the breakfast 2 option and it is perfectly presented on a cute little tray. Coffee, fresh juice, a little cup of granola fruit and yogurt, cheesy bread and pancakes with... More 

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Thank Heddyxoxo
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We went here a friday night for drinks and dessert. The restaurant is nicely decorated, and cozy. The live music was enjoyable - chill and comforting! We ate panacotta, which was REALLY good - and not expensive. Only thing you need to know is that you pay a fee for the music on your tab. It didnt really bother us,... More 

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Thank EmilieH06
London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this so much for dinner last night we've come back for breakfast today (breakfast is a new departure for them, and today is their first day). The staff couldn't be more helpful or eager to please. This morning's breakfast of scrambled eggs, fresh bread, granola with fruit and yoghurt, fresh orange juice and coffee/tea was fantastic and great... More 

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Thank Adrian R
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

This cafe now has its own bakery doing amazing breakfasts every morning. They've got a lovely selection of pastries, breads, sandwiches, and cakes, and do a few breakfast menu options. The staff are very friendly, the location in a lovely colonial building in the heart of the old town is perfect, and the food wonderful.

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Thank Geoff-SW4
York, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

The place has a great atmosphere with live music as you eat. We could see into the kitchen from where we were sat, we saw a chef use a shop bought pasta sauce in one of the dishes which we ordered, when you're paying high prices you don't expect that! Got a bit of a shock when the bill arrived,... More 

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Thank Roadman-31
Paris, France
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88 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is chic and cozy even if I am not a great fan of enormous tv screen which fortunately was silent and allowed to listen to the nice musical soft American music. My waiter Philippe was very nice and dedicated to its job. But of course the food was good, nicely presented with taste and fresh. Very tasty. Very... More 

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Thank joelle m
London
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51 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Love this place. The staff were professional and efficient. The sea food salad was recommended by a previous reviewer and was simply delicious. The steak was some of he best i have eaten in a long time and the warm chocolate pudding rounded off a great meal. The food is slightly expensive but you get what you pay for and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Brazilian, Bar, Seafood, Soups, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene
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 - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca do Chafariz, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Paraty
  • Phone Number: (024) 3371 2441

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?