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O Cacau

Praca Sao Joao 96, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
(73) 3668-1266
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“crab” (4 reviews)
“moqueca” (9 reviews)
“local food” (2 reviews)
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Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Praca Sao Joao 96, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
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11 - 20 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Lobster Strogonoff is Superb! Very Special Service under command of D. Fatima and Dora (owners), whom uses heart in every recipe ! Best restaurant in Trancoso!

Thank Augusto R
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing food . The best I had during my two week stay in Brazil this September. I would recommend the risotto!

Thank Loo L
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I am not an expert of local cuisine. But I also don't think it will be my favorite. We ordered a chicken salad, but the chicken was not cooked inside. The shrimp stroganoff had a lot of shrimps and was quite tasty. My only problem...More

Thank victoriaxyz
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

After an entire day at the beach we decided to have dinner at O Cacau. The atmosphere was amazing and the dishes came exactly as we want to. We started with a vegetable and mango salad and for the main course - shrimps with coconut...More

Thank Leonardo M
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I've visited Trancoso in August, and went to Cacau twice because the food is so good that I wanted to try lots of foods. It's a little pricey but it is worth. When I visit Trancoso again probably will go there.

Thank Juliana Z
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Outstanding food with amazing service! Will come back, no doubt! Food outstanding, service quick, efficient and friendly!

Thank Marcelo D
Reviewed 6 April 2016

While we have been to Trancoso 3 times, we have fallen in love with O Cacau. The food captures the true essence of cuisine from Bahia. While some dishes are very traditional others have taken a slight twist to give it a modern flare to...More

Thank Kistheskye2
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Very bad! Wine list imcomplete and more than 50 minutes to be served. Not recomended. You can find best alternatives at the Quadrado in Trancoso

Thank Eduardo R
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Lots of local style fish stews, shell fish dishes. The breaded crab and cervice were fine and the huge prawn stews enough for 2 . Reasonable wine and cocktail lists. Nice ambience but it's a really large place and needs to be full to get...More

Thank peterah
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Had dinner here while staying in Trancoso one night. Great little restaurant on the quadrado with excellent ambience and a really chill vibe. They have an English menu which made communication easier. Based on other reviews we tried two different appetizers, the acaraje and the...More

Thank Salim007
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Sao Joao 96, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Porto Seguro  >  Trancoso
  • Phone Number: (73) 3668-1266
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