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“Good Brazilian food”
Review of Neide's Salsa and Samba - CLOSED

Neide's Salsa and Samba
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Reviewed 17 August 2015

We were expecting Mexican food, but this place has a Brazilian flair. The food was all very good with interesting flavors. Not real spicy hot like Mexican food. The service was good and the waiters seemed like surfer dudes.

Thank DONSKIMAN
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

The food is affordable (portions are big enough to share with an average appetite; check out what surrounding tables are having to decide whether that works for you), and the views are great! This has been a favorite place of ours for several years now, and I've hesitated to write much about it because the seating is limited and I want a table! Hanalei is definitely getting overcrowded, and Neide's is part of that.

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Thank ROD B
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

Right at the base of a field leading up to the jungle is Needed restaurant.
Food is good overall but the reason to come here is for the Brazilian specialty Moqueca. It is unique and fantastic. A sauce and seasoning that stands apart from every other dish on the island.
Service is reliable though on island time so relax when u go.
Tip: bring bug spray, you are at the jungle at night, so be prepared.
We spray up and are fine all night.

Thank Tbasche
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Reviewed 23 July 2015

The inauthentic food is bland and boring. Had a green salad, vegetarian crepe, 1 beer, and the Churrasco platter - $61.00. The salad was limp. The special dressing, not so special. The crepe was smothered in sauce and covered in cheese, the meats were poor quality and the rice and beans were not seasoned. The owner might be Brazilian but doesn't do the cooking. Terrible and overpriced. Not really sure where the good reviews are coming from.

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1  Thank Kmagedman
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Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Neide's is owned be a native of Rio de Janeiro and this restaurant is along standing favorite of ours that does not disappoint. The menu features burritos, panquecas, fajitas, fish tacos, and similar and has excellent quality and has a full bar. Located in the heart of Hanalei overlooking the center island mountains it's a beautiful location.

Thank Brenda-blmhouston
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