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Silvana & Cia

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Brazilian, Seafood
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Praca Sao Joao s/n, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
(73) 3668-1049
08:00 - 04:00
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food and service are good, very pricey as most of the places in Trancoso. We had a Moqueca with Shrimps. It was well done.

Thank Elaine O
Lisbon, Portugal
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101 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What am amazing evening. Great dishes, very good quality good atmosphere. One of the oldest restaurant in town. To recommend, no doubt.

Thank m8eleven
Oakland, California
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80 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We tried several restaurants on the quadrado, we found this one being the best value. The prices are a little less and the food is good and the recipes great.

Thank Bruno F
Rio das Ostras, RJ
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

As many have said the Muqueca is the best in the Quadrado. As a single traveller eating gets expensive when generally a plate is for 2 people.If you ask you will get generally a 40% or 50% reduction . The shrimp Muqueca was very tasty and I have had many in my years here in Brasil.The price after 2 beers... More 

Thank paulsmithbrasil
Gothenburg, Sweden
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We went here for a lunch. It is in the middle of the "quadrado" looking very inviting under a big tree. We were thirsty and hungry. The waitor suggested fish or moqueca, but since we have tried many moquecas and we didn't fell like it we decided to chose meet insteed. File mignon on chapa sounded perfect. Then we could... More 

Thank Kanjou
Panama City, Panama, Panama
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Silvana has one of the greatest atmospheres in the Quadrado, great sofa chairs and intimate lighting. The Baiao de Dois was perfect and we couldn't stop having the caipirinhas with awesome fruits combination, the best was mango with lemon, a must! The service is friendly without being intrusive.

1 Thank Adriana S
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

We have been to Trancoso numerous times and Silvana is a must in our rotation of restaurants. We had our wedding in Trancoso and during the free night everyone ended up at Silvana. They all fell in love with the moqueca. The portions are very large so I recommend one order per 2-3 people. If you are looking for another... More 

1 Thank Kistheskye2
London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant with lovely people to serve you! Not very good English but food very good and huge portion Try the polpo and the cevice are amazing

Thank Laura D
Rome, Italy
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98 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2016

As suggested from the owner of the Pousada where we stayed (Som do mar), here you can find the best moquecas. We ate the one with shrimps, camarao, really tasting and well done. Waiters were very fast and kind with us and the atmosphere is amazing. You cant miss it if you are in Trancoso!

1 Thank Moniain
New York City, New York
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167 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This restaurant has friendly service, charming decor, and is located in the heart of the Quadrado. On this particular day we wanted to have some steak. Their filé mignon was really delicious. I really recommend this one!

Thank MoJ4

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
08:00 - 04:00
08:00 - 04:00
08:00 - 04:00
08:00 - 04:00
08:00 - 04:00
08:00 - 04:00
08:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Sao Joao s/n, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45818-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Porto Seguro  >  Trancoso
  • Phone Number: (73) 3668-1049

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?