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Cafe Royal

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quiet unassuming place.. Light and airy surroundings. Went in a quick late lunch could not be better.. Relaxing a attentive... Evening later this week singing and dancing of local music not too loud and food was tasty and hot... Thank you

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Roz B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I'd seen the trip advisor rating on this place before going in, I doubt i would have bothered, but I'm glad I did, because 50th out of 54 places (at time of writing) to eat in mindelo is pretty unfair.  It does have a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HarryHutchens
Reviewed February 25, 2018

On a recent cruise which visited Cape Verde we had no tours booked so we just wandered round the town. This is a poor country and it showed. Beggars were everywhere but I was somewhat shocked when a perfectly active and reasonably dressed teenager approached...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed February 16, 2018 via mobile

They advertise live music at 7pm and we confirmed it with the waiter when we arrived at 6.30 but by 8.30 we overheard them and realised there would be no musicians. They never informed us or the others waiting for music ir that, only when...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank renatasevero
Reviewed January 13, 2018

This café is not the best restaurant around, but is serves food at all times. The pizzas are good, the beer is chilled and the staff is smiling Perfect for a hungry stomach, and located a near the governor’s palace

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank 121pierrem
Reviewed November 2, 2017

Lovely restaurant with life music. W have visited mid-week, so it wasn't too busy and the music was not spectacular, but very pleasant traditional Cabo Verdean music. The menu has a choice of fish/seafood and meat dishes, very reasonably priced. Some dishes are very big,...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank WildSpiritGotFree
Reviewed April 4, 2017 via mobile

We had 2 good meals with great service, if you are in town, this is one not to be missed for great music and a good night.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Phil H
Reviewed February 19, 2017

Great location in the Center of Mindelo in Rua de Lisboa. Easy access, clean cafe and we were there for a afternoon cafe and cake. The service very good, meet us with a great smile. We ate a large piece of chocolate cake and a...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank BearTrondheim
Reviewed January 29, 2017

Cafe Royal has had a make-over and is now physically attractive, which is great as it is in a prime location in the middle of Mindelo. However service is very slow and unfortunately when I came to pay I was short-changed. The waitress insisted on...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Ilhadomaio
Reviewed January 18, 2017

this review is on the accommodation (Café Royal Suites) and their breakfast. we did not dine here. Super clean and large rooms, with efficient air conditioning and brand new bedding. Somptuous breakfasts served in the main café. Flawless Wi fi

Date of visit: December 2016
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