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Manaca Restaurante

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Brazilian, Seafood, South American
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Rua Manaca, 102 | Camburi, Sao Sebastiao, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
3865 1566
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thu 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 1:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sao Paulo, SP
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016 via mobile

It was my fifth time probably there. Good quality usually. Quite overpriced. Nice place. We were in a group of 10. I called them for reservation but only possible up to 8 pm. We decided to go by 10 pm to get the second shift. Once there it was quite empty. Horrible attention. Owner was not there. I felt they... More 

Thank Martin M
Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

We went there with 10 friends, expecting the best of the best in the region. Unfortunately the disposition of the manager and the waiters was so unacceptable that we ended up leaving. Too bad!

1 Thank Miguel D
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016 via mobile

When holidaying in the area of São Sebastião this is a must go to restaurant for a more upmarket dining experience. The restaurant is set on a wooden structure deep inside a dense forest (not far from the main road) and it looks amazing. The service and food are top quality and the price of course will be steeper than... More 

Thank AntonioNeto
Sao Paulo, SP
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

all staff were very attentive. the place is amazing! it looks like this in the woods. pass a good repellent, despite being provided by the restaurant as well. the dishes are to give water in the mouth! I recommend the sautéed seafood with risotto artichoke and mousse coconut for dessert. It becomes our commemoration even more special. ah, they have... More 

Thank fabianasilva78
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115 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

Starting with the ambiance, to drinks and the food! ... All done to perfection and impeccable service. Amazing experience, dont miss it!

Thank Drey K. D
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

Great experience, the environment are very nice. The tree around, candlelight and the bungalows make the place very majestic. The fish food are fantastic. Who goes to Camburi must go there.

Thank Daniel Y
Sao Paulo, SP
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68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

The location in the middle of the rainforest is fantastic, but insect repellant is a must - ordered the squid starter and two risottos, the lobster and the seafood. The squid was well cooked and tender, and while the sauce was tasty and original, there was too much of it. The lobster risotto was tasty but there was too much... More 

2 Thank Aubert1979
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

Very nice place in the middle of the mata atlantica! We really recoment this place. Very good service and amazing fish!!

Thank Santi C
Sao Paulo, SP
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Great food, great service and a really cozy atmosphere! The restaurant is located inside a swamp, with a really cosy surrounding. It's quite expensive!

Thank 651Hugo
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I went to Manacá when I was 6 for the fist time. I absolutely loved. I still keep the memory of the nice cutlery. This summer I went back, for a revival after almost 20 years, and surprise: The place looks absolutely stunning! The only issue we had was our waitress that went repeated times to the wine celler to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Bar scene
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
1:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Manaca, 102 | Camburi, Sao Sebastiao, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Sebastiao
  • Phone Number: 3865 1566

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