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A Canoa

Avenida Beira Rio Avenue 300 | Center, Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao 65590-000, Brazil
+55 98 3349-1724
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“pineapple” (7 reviews)
“fish” (7 reviews)
“shrimp” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Brazilian, Pizza, Seafood, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
Avenida Beira Rio Avenue 300 | Center, Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao 65590-000, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

The restuarant overlooks the river. A good variety of dishes. I had fish in a passionfruit sauce. It arrived quickly and was super tasty. Many of the dishes on the menu were for 2 people so there were few options for a solo traveller like...More

Thank Christine F
Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

Enhoyed the dinner here tonight. I asked for a recommendation of the house and my waitress proposed to me straight away the prawns which I ordered and enjoyed. She was very friendly and also offered me some starters and later on dessert or coffee. Even...More

Thank Denis S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

There is not much in terms of good cuisine in Barreirinhas. This place is priced like a good restaurant (not a fancy one) in Sao Paulo or Rio de Janeiro but it is only average. Don't stray off the beaten path or risk having bland...More

Thank adventurous510
Reviewed August 25, 2017

The restaurant "A Canoa", which means "The canoe", is located in the port, on the edge of the "Preguiças" river, downtown of the city. The restaurant has a rustic atmosphere that combines a lot with the city of "Barreirinhas". The waiters are attentive and polite....More

Thank Marcos Haroldo C
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Was recommended as the best restaurant in the town... quick and friendly service! Menu full of many items... jusr beers are more than 10... but in reality they have just 3 types...anyway... its a good restaurant choice here

Thank smrgy
Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

I had a pizza there and it was good. Live music in front of it. Nice place and good view of the river. If you go by car, park in the parallel street.

Thank Phccarvalho
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

I found it here and I decided to have my dinner. Unfortunately I ordered local fish and I asked to the waiter the quantity: 250gr he answered me. Not true!! Fish was really smaller than 250gr. There was more rice in the dish!! So 50R$...More

Thank feedbacker_01
Reviewed January 29, 2017

It is well located, on the waterfront and the food is good and not too expensive. The service is friendly. The wine list is sparse and expensive. Anyway it is one of the good options in Barreirinhas.

Thank Catarina R
Reviewed January 6, 2017

This restaurant was one of our go to places in Barreirinhas during our trip to Lençóis Maranhenses state park in Northeastern Brazil. There are a lot of fish dishes, as expected, and all we tasted were really good. For a change, we also had the...More

Thank Roberto M
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Few restaurants in this city and more or less they are the same in quality and pricing, with pros and cons. This is an little bit less overpriced compared the other two "high" profile restaurants and have the best service. After days of dinners with...More

Thank WorldSten
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $23
Brazilian, Pizza, Seafood, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Beira Rio Avenue 300 | Center, Barreirinhas, State of Maranhao 65590-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Maranhao (MA)  >  Barreirinhas
  • Phone Number: +55 98 3349-1724
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