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Cafe Paulista

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Praca Rui Barbosa, 8, Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Santos, SP
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

It is a traditional restaurant in Santos. It offers great food with several options and everything there is great. They also offer breakfast!

Thank Sueli777
Santo Andre
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110 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2015

Small old place always crowed where you can have a delicious parmegiana beef, really taste and juicy.

Thank Jorge M
Ottawa, Canada
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271 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 17, 2012

An over 90-year old institution in Santos which retains the old world fresco-style tiles, the cafe disappointed us with its Garoupa a Guanabara (grilled grouper on a stick) accompanied by a tomato and palm tree risotto. The risotto was good but the fish wasn't too fresh. We also should have turned down the R$6 each cover which consisted of olives,... More 

1 Thank Masca
Sao Paulo, SP
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2011

Almost 100 years old, this traditional restaurant is a trip to the atmosphere of the old and rich Santos of the past. The food is excellent. Don´t miss the Garoupa a Guanabara (grilled grouper on a stick), accompanied by a tomato and palm tree risotto. Service is also very good. This place must be visited for a lunch between Monday... More 

3 Thank RicardoVM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, International
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Rui Barbosa, 8, Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Santos
Excellent restaurant in downtown Santos, very typical.

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