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Chica Pitanga

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Com proposta inovadora e reformando conceitos, o Chica Pitanga tornou-se referência. Pautado no desenvolvimento da gastronomia brasileira, o Restaurante oferece vastíssima variedade, com ênfase em pescados e frutos do mar. Atendendo ao conceito de refeição leve, propicia ao cliente amplo buffet de saladas, rico na composição de folhosos nobres, legumes e frutas. A valorização da comida regional dá-se com a utilização de receitas próprias, que destacam o sabor tão específico da culinária nordestina. A mesa internacional tem particular foco na cozinha portuguesa. A isso, contribuiu a ascendência dos que conceberam e administram a Casa. Aos notórios pratos portugueses somaram-se o jeito, a arte
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Brazilian, Seafood, Soups, Healthy
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Buffet
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Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

This is actually a kilo restaurant, what is a very popular type of restaurant in Brazil, but this one is something special they have really special dishes and a huge variety, never seen this before, the only negative things are sometimes there is a long...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Ferdutch
Reviewed November 8, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant says that during the night the food is typical of the region, but today I could not find “carne de sol”, but there were sea food, queijo coalho and also a lot of types regional deserts. I also didn’t like the ornaments of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kelly2501
Reviewed November 6, 2018

It’s a huge buffet with lots of options. I love the salads. The restaurant is very comfortable. The cakes are amazing. The regional cousine is very good They have some tropical juices

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Adriana O
Reviewed October 29, 2018

If it is your first visit to Brazil, you may not know what is a "kilo" restaurant. You get a plate, go to a buffet and choose whatever pleases you. After choosing, you reach a scale and weights your plate. You'll be charged according to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank LuizDutraNeto
Reviewed October 10, 2018

Chica Pitanga is one of the nicest buffet in Recife. The variety of food is great every day, a lot of nice salads, meat or typical regional food. I found the price a bit too high, it could be better. Well, every time I'm in...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Marcos_Kosma
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Very nice restaurant with delicious food , very clean, staff very well BUT ATTENTION THEY DONT ACCEPT INTER’ATIONAL GOLD VISA CARD I went two tiles, in otjers restaurants in Recife you dont dind this problem! I had to go out change money to pay the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank ceoc21
Reviewed January 11, 2018 via mobile

Speechless! Not cheap for sure, but every single dish i tried it was made to perfection. Salads n fish, specially frutos do mar were excellent. Plate of food n one juice cca 80R$

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2017

We stayed in a hotel near to this restaurant but since it is hidden behind our building we only found it by chance. Once it was explained that you can fill your plate from the buffet, then have it weighed and your card also marked...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank baz7903
Reviewed September 29, 2017

The name of the restaurant was inspired by the slave Chica Pitanga (Chica, short for Francisca and Pitanga, the name of a fruit, Suriname Cherry). Legend says that she got her freedom through her gifts on the bed and table, but this is another story....More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Cordeiro
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

This self service has lot of options from salad to seafood and meat. Everything is super tasty. Nice options of seafood. Excellent overall. Ambient a bit noisy and no view to the street.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Patricio S
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