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Bar Central

) #84 of 5,044 Restaurants in Recife $$ - $$$ , ,
Rua Mamede Simoes 144 | Shops 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50050-570, Brazil
+55 81 3222 7622
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good44%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Oct 24, 2015
“Always a good experience”
Jul 11, 2012
“Great place for drinks and food”
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Brazilian, Bar, Pub, South American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Mamede Simoes 144 | Shops 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50050-570, Brazil
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Reviewed October 24, 2015

This was the second time my friends in Recife took me to Central - I think this is their meeting place downtown. Definitely a good choice - the menu is so varied, they have lots of vegetarian options, and the food is great. The prices...More

Thank GBaroni
Reviewed July 11, 2012

Excelent place for happy hours or a night out with friends. All kinds of people get together in here. Good and cold beer, great food and a functional juke box - anyone can choose a song to be listened in the whole bar.

Thank BrazilianSky
Reviewed April 3, 2012

Good food, drinks, and great people. My favorite bar in Recife, near Rua Aurora, historical and nice street in the city. Try "cartola", brazilian desert made with banana and cheese.

Thank alalas
Reviewed March 16, 2012

We struck paydirt when we found this restaurant in Recife. It's hip, trendy with a nice urban feel to it. We even loved the eclectic, sophisticated musical playlist. This restaurant was surprisingly inexpensive compared to the better restaurants in Olinda. The menu was large and...More

2  Thank mimipaws
Reviewed February 13, 2012

This bar has become a founding rock on the bar scene, but it's worth pointing out that central's food may not get the attention it deserves. Central is, by far, the best vegetarian option in Recife (look out for their veggie indian menu) and it...More

1  Thank deiag
andrerosemberg, Proprietário at Bar Central, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2017
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Oi Andrea! Sua avaliação é de 2012. Esperamos ainda contar com a sua simpatia! ;-) Nossa resposta demorou,né? Mas sempre...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
8:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Mamede Simoes 144 | Shops 5, 6, 7, 8 & 9, Recife, State of Pernambuco 50050-570, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife>  > Boa Vista
  • Neighborhood: Boa Vista
  • Phone Number: +55 81 3222 7622
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