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Sao Filipe, Fogo, Cape Verde
+238 281 33 11
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tuna” (4 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
“fries” (2 reviews)
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African, Seafood
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Sao Filipe, Fogo, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing to write home about. The food is satisfactory. Maybe it wasn't the best as we went at an odd hour (3 pm) for lunch. The drinks are quite nice though.

Thank rk144
Reviewed 29 March 2018

A group of us had lunch here and we were treated very well indeed. Huge platefuls of chicken and delicious fried fish plus the usual sides as well as rice and chips and just when you thought you might be running low another plate appeared....More

Thank milimana
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Tropical Club with a patio dining area is superbly located in the center of Sao Filipe. Meeting locals and tourists alike is a great indication on what's in the plates ! With a very extensive menu, there is something for everyone, the atmosphere is charming,...More

Thank Soualiga13
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

We ate here during our stay on Fogo. There is a p,rasa this outdoor eating are plus a smaller indoor one. There was an extensive menu of meat and fish but two vegetarian dishes, a tomato pasta and cheese omelette. As the vegetarian I chose...More

Thank David A
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Best food possible, great variety of local and international dishes and excellent service. Open air and indoor, some nights with live Cabo Verdian music.

Thank piaolsson
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Recommended to us by our guide. Various fish dishes available which seem to be based around six basic fish species and then different types of cooking/sauces. The "saw" fish is sword fish btw. Nothing special but fine for a simple meal. Milk pudding afterwards was...More

Thank DJLSpud
Reviewed 15 January 2018

You can tell it is good as the locals come here to eat. The portions are very big, I could only manage about half of my immense piece of pork in a nice wine sauce. The music playing was pleasant and not too loud. Overall...More

Thank ColchesterSleeper
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

I ate fish with vegetables and it was great. In my opinion the menu is too big and also the menu for drinks is very big. But the drinks itself were good aswell!

Thank Nicole1976FFM
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Tropical club is a patio under a big palmtree. You can also sit inside. We choosed for the saw fish with coconut curry sauce. It was a huge piece of fish with rice and a choice between french fries and vegatables. We took the veggies,...More

Thank gurt65
Reviewed 18 October 2017

If you are lucky and find the restaurant without smokers, you find a lovely hostess and good prepared food. But Marlborough spoils it.

Thank Ron R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sao Filipe, Fogo, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Fogo  >  Sao Filipe
  • Phone Number: +238 281 33 11
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