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Sabor Da Vila

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Avenida ACM 159, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia 48280-000, Brazil
+55 71 3676-1156
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:50
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197 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

We wait 1 hour to have meat and rice (the restaurant was almost empty) ... when the meat arrived .... the meat was a shoe sole, and notice I asked RARE!

Thank EmanueleCigliuti
Miami Beach, Florida
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89 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Nothing special about this place... food is decent but just that. It is not inexpensive and the quality standard is average. Used to be just a bit better...

Thank Liban10452
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

We ate a tasty fish moqueca with shrimp. Relatives who were with us and preferred to eat meat praised the parmegiana filet mignon. The fish baits served as starters are quite crispy.

Thank Paulo Eduardo M
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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103 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

This was recommended by hotel staff as the best restaurant in town so I went. I had the camarao no abacaxi (shrimp in a half pineapple shell) which was very good and the service was very attentive. Would come back. Enjoy.

Thank FairGlobalTraveler
Chicago, Illinois
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121 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

As noted in the comments, very few waitstaff speak English but with some gestures and trust it all worked out fine. The crab appetizer was amazing. Definitely a must try.

Thank SportingClays3200
Zug, Switzerland
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Visiting this place over many years and we were never disappointed. Over all good food and good service. We come again.

Thank Gregory W
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11 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

But no one speak English in the Resturant while the have English menu Location & ambiance is good Price are over average

Thank Maged M
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

The place is OK, the food is not that good. Lobster was too cooked and to close there was a bug in the middle of the food... Not a good experience at all.

Thank Miguel V
Sao Paulo, SP
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Sabor da Vila or also known as “restaurante do Zequinha”, located on main street among dozens of bars and restaurants, is one of the oldest in the village. In a simple and pleasant atmosphere the restaurant offers a variety of options, traditional or regional food, to choose from. Try the Moqueca (shrimp or fish stew) and the fried fish balls,... More 

Thank Victor M
Sao Paulo, SP
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59 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We asked a shrimp with salad for 2 people and a pulp for 1 person, the shrimp arose at the table cold and the seasoning wasn't that great for a BRL 134 dish. The pulp (400g) was much better but for BRL 95 dish without sides can't get more than 2 stars. The cold wine (Chilean chadornnay) for BRL 65... More 

Thank Luiz Eduardo S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 37
South American
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:50
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:50
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida ACM 159, Praia do Forte, State of Bahia 48280-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Praia do Forte
  • Phone Number: +55 71 3676-1156
Rustic and cozy , we have 03 rooms , including 02 air-conditioned , we have space for events for up to 60 people. We serve as well as seafood, beef, chicken and massas.Temos an air-conditioned cellar.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?