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Margarida Cafe

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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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Today
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW 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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15 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW 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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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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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77 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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48 reviews
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5 of 5 stars 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We only had starters but those were delicious. The music playing was very nice, and the main reason we went in. Sadly the place is overpriced. Not that much the food (30-40 reais) but the additional things. 18 reais per person for the music! And 12 for a very small water... A pity, since the place, the music and the... More 

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Thank Julia L
Sarasota, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Wonderful food and extensive wine list. Plus a guitar player to enhance your experience. I highly recommend.

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Thank trekpassion
Pisa, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

Positive: I ate a great salad with seafood and I tasted a very good risotto with baccalà. The Moroccan cous cous wasn't very tasty. There was nice live music. The menù seemed offering nice dishes.The place is very cozy. Negative: The waiter served me a piece of bread with mould. A place mat was dirty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Brazilian, Bar, Seafood, Soups, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
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?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?