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J Garcia Frutos Do Mar

#18 of 1,693 Restaurants in Santos
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Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Spanish, Grill
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Av. Saldanha da Gama, 77 | Ponta da Praia, Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
(13) 3261-3862
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sao Paulo, SP
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great place if you want to have seafood. The price is a little bit more expensive for the region/city patterns though. The service is ok. I had to wait a while for a table by the way.

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Thank Marcos_Nicolau
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99 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

Very good seafood cuisine! The restaurant is amazing. The food is very good and very different from the traditional seafood of the Santos restaurants that I have been. Here are some pictures of the food that I have ordered.

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1 Thank Renato G
Saint-Julien-en-Genevois, France
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107 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We had great seafood lunch in this restaurant in front of Santos beaches. Camarones where absolutely fantastic, fresh and well prepared, tasty and seasoned. A great plate. Other fishes where also very appetizing accompanied with local vegetables. The octopuss salad as starter was also great. Prices in consequence but worth trying it.

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1 Thank semanteo
Izmir, Turkey
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52 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

delicious foods and fish menu, rich drink alternatives, good and smiley service. Little bit far away to center but good experience price are normal.

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3 Thank abasarkan
Sao Paulo, SP
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314 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Just amazing, one of my best eating experiences! Ordered a delicious fish covered with almond crusts and Orange sauce with a delicious rice with cheese - simply amazing! The service was also outsdanding, everyone polite and generous and helpful. A perfect experience, I would say. Wouldn't change anything at all. Really recommended!

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1 Thank fernandorees
Genova
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191 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 225 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

If you want to eat the best fish in Santos, this is the best choice. Very fresh fish and sea food, well prepared and served by very froendly waiters. Quite expensive, but it is worth

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3 Thank FabioDaGenova
London, United Kingdom
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444 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

This restaurant is a great choice if you are a big fan of seafood. It is located in a privilege spot so you can enjoy good food with a great view. The food is very tasty, fresh and clearly made with top quality ingredients. The portions are HUGE and the advice is: One portion can feed up to three people,... More 

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2 Thank RLuiz
Sao Paulo, SP
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Led by Portuguese owner and chef Garcia from Coimbra, established in Santos for over 30 years, offering a marvelous menu of Portuguese dishes (hard to choose the cod fishes, all of them are fantastic) in a beautiful restaurant facing the sea, a delightful experience! and service is outstanding as well.

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1 Thank Oriovaldo
Sao Paulo, SP
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68 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

This is the place to go in Santos. In fact, it is worth just going to Santos to try the food. What is a must: start with the "casquinha de siri" (a crab cake), then get the "Abadejo com Amendoas": now this is the fish filé grilled and then covered with a almond crust which is then quickly baked. Fantastic.... More 

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Santos, SP
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67 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012

This is my favorite family´s restaurante for sea food! Cozy place , friendly staff and excellent food quality! I garantee!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Spanish, Grill
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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: Av. Saldanha da Gama, 77 | Ponta da Praia, Santos, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Santos
  • Phone Number: (13) 3261-3862

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