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O Pescador

Rua da Praia, s/n, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(24) 3361-5114
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (6 reviews)
“moqueca” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
$$ - $$$
Rua da Praia, s/n, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

O Pescador is the second in a line of beach restaurants past the pier. We were on a hunt for a frutes do mar moucecca on the beach and boy did they deliver! Our waiter spoke excellent English and helped explain to us what the...More

Thank jbloggo
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

It would be enough to say that even though we've been on the island for 3 nights, we went there twice. All the food dishes look amazing but I would reccomend the seafood moqueca, which is very specific

Thank Gabi F
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The seafood is fresh and the flavours are spot on. Ive had some great food on the island and this was by far the best. Drinks are perfection and service is friendly. Highly recommend!

Thank Salgrace
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great location just off the beach. Really good seafood but small portions leave you wanting more. We also had to wait about 40 minutes for our two mains to arrive. Service was helpful and friendly although when we asked for the bill we merely received...More

Thank dso1uk
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This was a top notch meal. The service was excellent. The food was great. We had the Moqueca without palm oil and for a starter we had spicy fish which was a main meal in itself! The price was very reasonable.

Thank onlycme
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We visited O Pescador twice in our 3 days on Ilha Grande... It's just that good. Located right on the beach (right near the main wharf), it offers the freshest most delicious seafood I've had outside of catching and cooking it myself. If you are...More

Thank Josh A
Reviewed 28 June 2016

A friend of mine and went there for lunch and had the freshest fish and wonderful vegetables. The service was good and the place was friendly.

Thank Chai H
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This restaurant is located on the beachfront. We sat inside but there are several tables outside as well. My husband and I had a wonderful dinner here, we shared the filet Mignon for two with rice and roast potatoes. Everything was cooked perfectly and delicious!...More

Thank Nancy s
Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant on the beach. Great service and lovely ambiance. We had the fish stew for two with rice and it's was lovely. The passion fruit caipirinha is a must.

Thank KSC285
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Excellent food and service. Shrimp with tapioca is excellent, bruschetta and ceviche are delicious, mainly with wine.

Thank Hamilton F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Praia, s/n, Ilha Grande, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Ilha Grande
  • Phone Number: (24) 3361-5114
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