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Marcel Restaurante

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Avenida Historiador Raimundo Girao 800 | Praia de Iracema, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60165-050, Brazil
558532196767
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Sat 19:00 - 00:30
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Sao Paulo, SP
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76 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Sophisticated French restaurant, nice atmosphere, decorated in a French way, excellent reception, nice wine options, excellent and delicious food. It is worth the visit and the money

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NY
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318 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

It is quite obvious when you cross the door that this is a high-end restaurant so the high price should not be a surprise. That said, Marcel is a French-themed restaurant with an elegant decoration and a menu that offers many different options - including a separate lobster menu. The food was delicious, and the view to the beach in... More 

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Mahon, Spain
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Too expensive for not real french food. The food in general is good. The service is not adequate for the price of the food. I would see the restaurant as a "normal" reataurant in any European city with the difference that they ask for top hot cuisine prices.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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595 reviews
303 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

Good ambiance, very good and professional staff, some differences from the main house in Sao Paulo, especially some local dishes. Excellent souflees. Worth going.

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Thank carlosmp
Salvador, BA
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289 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

The food is excelent, a really french restaurant, I recommend the Escargot The fish is really good, and the dessert are so different

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Thank 0807Hector
Mexico City, Mexico
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61 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Awesome seasoning. You should try the shrimp with cheese risotto. The Sirigado fish is simply a delicatessen. Whether it is with garlic or a herb sauce, make sure you try this!

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Fortaleza, CE
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2014

Fine french restaurant for a romantic dinner. Try the tasty "Brandade de Morue" (cod cream with gruyere cheese) as entry and the fresh "Le Bar en goujonette Murat" (grilled fish rings with potatos, lettuce, tomato, champignon, and potato cubes). For dessert, we enjoyed a nice "Crepe Normande" (apple-filled flambé on liquor). The interiors were appropriate for special occasions, with a... More 

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Miami, Florida
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2014

Good location. Nice interior decoration and space. Good service. Really good food with excellent presentation. It was lobster season and they had a special menu with more than ten different plates just dedicated to lobster. Good wine menu. It was my best dinning experience in Fortaleza.

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1 Thank Jorge O
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

I have been in this restaurant more than 6 time in two occasion(2011 and 2014). The quality of the services and food is outstanding, excellent wine list and services, I never had a complain. I consider this restaurant as one of the best in Fortaleza for any occasion.

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1 Thank jose b
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014

We went for Brazil's match at the 2014 World Cup and had only three nights in town. Marcel was one of the three suggestions. The haddock fish and the shrimps were excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
19:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Historiador Raimundo Girao 800 | Praia de Iracema, Fortaleza, State of Ceara 60165-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Ceara (CE)  >  Fortaleza
  • Phone Number: 558532196767

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