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Cabana do Sol

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
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Avenida Litoranea Praia do Calhau 10, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao 65076-170, Brazil
(98) 3227-7761
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good restaurant with good local food. Clean, reasonable service, ar conditioning system and also open areas. Try "fillet de carne de sol".

Thank claudiorI7864ZZ
Lisbon, Portugal
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54 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant is huge and in a beach area which led us to fear being too touristy. We were surprised: we ate a wonderful meat of the sun accompanied by a wine and in the entrance some wonderful pasteis. The service is the best we get in the area (but will still have to improve). It was one of the... More 

Thank Catarina R
Belem, PA
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118 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 17, 2016

We came here for lunch, and got a positive surprice regarding the quality of the food. Everything was excellent, particularly the special meat.

Thank Ellen_Johs
Rio de Janeiro
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40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

If you wanna try the local food, that´s the place! 'Pasteis" with chili jelly are the best starters, that you can try with natural fruit juices, excellent - in this case, better ask for a jar than a simple cup. You must go with some friends because portions are huge.

Thank Claudia R
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

1 block from our hotel Luzeiros. Very large portions that can serve 5 easily. We ate beef one time and shrimp the next. Good service and food. Reasonable prices.

Thank Jose Luiz P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Excellent local food in a charming restaurant. Pricey, but worthy. Nice beach view. Good parking lot.

Thank epmarques
Curitiba, PR
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241 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2016

We walked into the Cabana do Sol with 15 people and they didn't blink. Dragged a few tables together and soon we had drinks and appetizers at the ready. For a main course we ordered 2 meat dishes, including the amazing Carne do sol de Picanha, a fish dish and a couple of big salads. It was a feast. The... More 

Thank Nils62
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2016

Pros: - Very good service. - Portions are huge (almost too big). - Good value for money. Cons: - Not big fans of the decoration (but understand this is subjective). - Does not really feel like a "cabana". Huge room with AC.

Thank clemenceetdavidc
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

If you want a good Brazilian food, it is your restaurant. Try "carne de sol de picanha". For 4 people. I live in São Luís. Sometimes, I and my family eat in cabana do sol. More food, good price.

1 Thank Paulo Henrique R
Hollywood, Florida
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230 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2015

They couldn't have done it better. Large group we had and all the food was hot and served together. They had some regional specialties but a lot of traditional foods and we ate most of it!

Thank manzellam

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Litoranea Praia do Calhau 10, Sao Luis, State of Maranhao 65076-170, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Maranhao (MA)  >  Sao Luis
  • Phone Number: (98) 3227-7761

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?