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Sorriso de Dada

) #152 of 7,877 Restaurants in Salvador ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Brazilian, Seafood
Rua Frei Vicente, 5 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-280, Brazil
(71) 3321-9642
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
14 Nov 2016
“Um clássico”
27 Jan 2015
“Mediocre Tourist Trap”
Closed Now
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Brazilian, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Rua Frei Vicente, 5 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-280, Brazil
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Reviews (170)
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

A classic in Salvador. Service is nice and maybe too informal, but I can't complain. Try the sarapatel, if available.

Thank Savonarola
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Having seen Dada on television, we were excited to eat here, but we were ultimately disappointed. Dada was not anywhere in evidence, other than on an advertising poster for Norwegian bacalhau hanging on the wall. Though in the middle of touristy Pelourinho, the place was...More

1  Thank Makanmata
Reviewed 6 September 2014

We had read that this restaurant was popular with travellers and decided to give it a try. It is very small, but there were not many other customers so at first we quite worried. However the service was friendly and the home cooked food very...More

Thank Lisa8232
Reviewed 23 April 2014

I had heard of this place on a previous trip to Salvador, but I think they were closed, we wound up eating elsewhere. We got a chance to eat there this time, and we really enjoyed it. The restaurant was fairly empty when we went...More

Thank jenrothg
Reviewed 21 April 2014

We had the moqueca with all the different types of seafood and it was lovely! Everything was really tasty, we ended up here by recommendation and loved it! The side dishes were very tasty and unique too. Great experience and good value!

Thank Luchimdo
Reviewed 25 February 2014 via mobile

We had the fish with ananas and I must say it was good looking but it was kind of tasteless... Moreover, even the side food was not good at all... I wouldn't recommend it

Thank Michele_A_L
Reviewed 30 June 2013

Had grilled fish with vegetables, they were both done perfectly. Service was pleasant. Gave up on ordering dessert though as no one came back to us after clearing main course. I could have asked but was too lazy. Well priced, as most main courses are...More

Thank Lizzielee24
Reviewed 3 April 2013

We were told that this was the best place to eat Moqueca. The food was ok-ish, but there was no feeling to the place. No music, just us and other couple. Very cold and empty.

1  Thank MarLeoBar
Reviewed 25 March 2013

This was our first meal in Salvador and it did not disappoint. The seafood was very fresh, hot and tasty. The portions are huge, served family style so you will likely want to share your meal if traveling with another person or two.

2  Thank Connie_Atlanta
Reviewed 4 January 2013 via mobile

hope they had only a bad day. This restaurant is well known as one of the best cusine in the city, but as I was first there the service was lousy. had almost nothing that offered on the menu. the first and second dish I...More

Thank All78
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Gostaria de saber se a Dada está sempre no restaurante?
22 February 2016|
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Response from Jos_lima | Reviewed this property |
Não a vi por lá, mas reza a lenda que vc pode topar com ela. Não tive essa sorte.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Frei Vicente, 5 | Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-280, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Salvador
  • Phone Number: (71) 3321-9642
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