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Restaurante Caminho Do Ouro

Certificate of Excellence
Historic City Center
Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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Rua Doutor Samuel Costa 236 | Centro Histórico, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
24 3371 1689
19:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Sat 19:00 - 00:00
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Washington, DC
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80 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

While recently visiting Paraty we happened upon this restaurant and decided to have dinner there. The overall experience was excellent! Service was top-notch and the menu was varied. Even as a vegetarian I had some good options. For starters we had an acaraje appetizer -- very tasty. And the main course dishes were also great. The service was extremely attentive... More 

Thank curiousjayu
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52 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The best dining experience to be had in Paraty. The restaurant is run/owned by a husband and wife team. The wife is an amazing cook. We started with cocktails, followed by scallops and brie with sugar cane syrup and mini bread selection, for our mains we had perfectly cooked steaks. Service was great and the ambience just right! We would... More 

Thank Spanner75
Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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45 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is a charming bistrot with brave menu options. A mix of french and brazilian fusion. Recommended.

Thank Luiz C
2 reviews
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The decor is superb and the ambience wonderful. it is lovingly run by a couple. the husband serves and wife is the chef. he is not intrusive but totally aware.The food is outstanding and well presented. Highly recommended.

Thank Steve T
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We went here mid-week on a cold winters evening, and were slightly put off by the fact no one was in the restaurant. But we were so glad we choose here! The food was delicious, and the best meal we had during our weeks stay in paraty. This place may be amongst the more expensive in the town, but it... More 

Thank katierobyn13
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We have a reservation in other restaurant, but just the warm atmosphere invited us to enter. After that everything was perfect, good service, good and unique food, with very sophisticated dishes prepared with native ingredients. We liked it very much.

Thank Adriana E
Ventura County Coast, California
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141 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Often we look for great food, different restaurants and great service. This restaurant has it all. The,food was very uncommon and as such exciting and it was delicious. Great service and environment.

Thank enjoytraveling28
Rio de Janeiro - Brasil
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 June 2016

The atmosphere and decoration are wonderful. The service is perfect. One of te best couvert I ´ve ever tried. Risotto and coffee also extremely delicious.

Thank LuBoller
Rio de Janeiro
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75 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

Being in Paraty for a few days we had read the reviews on this restaurant in Tripadvisor and decided to check it out for ourselves. After a delicious dinner we can confirm that the reviews are right: a very good restaurant, great food, good service in a cosy atmosphere!

Thank 960maartenr
State of Sao Paulo
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Shrimps are marvelous there!!! Super cuisine with delicious flavours.. Must-try in Paraty!!!! The owner, Fernando is kind and ready to help you to choose the best plate for you.

Thank Paula9191

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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
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Samuel Costa 236 | Centro Histórico, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro 23970-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Paraty>  > Historic City Center
  • Neighbourhood: Historic City Center
  • Phone Number: 24 3371 1689

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