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Tia Maluca

$$ - $$$, Seafood, Barbecue
Boulevard Canal, 109 | Centro, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
24 Sep 2017
“Beach side restaurant”
4 Mar 2017
“Simply don't”
Closed Now
Brazilian, Seafood, Barbecue, South American
$$ - $$$
Boulevard Canal, 109 | Centro, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

When visiting Cabo Frio, the best option for dining is to find a restaurant with a view of the beach. After checking out some kiosks on a nearby beach, we opted for Tia Maluca on a strip with many other seaside restaurants. Unlike the kiosks,...More

Thank Arrastape
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We (a couple) ordered shrimp pastel and grilled fish. The pastels were absolutely below average but edible. The grilled fish, consisting of 2 filets was subzero standard. One filet was good, the other tasted like the found it in the dishwasher 2 weeks ago. Upon...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

The food isn't bad, but the prices are high. You can pay less and eat better else where. The service is very friendly but unorganized, the staff isnt trained at all, granted they do their best to please you. I hate when I order appetizera...More

Thank Babinyc
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Very good experience at Boulevard Canal. Excellent and tasty Brazilian food for a reasonable price and big portions. The outside tables are located under a sun shade with a nice view of Cabo Frio's Canal.

Thank Nicteroy
Reviewed 7 February 2015

The cashier said that she had listed everything as a table instead of separate checks. This is a common problem in Brazil because separate bills in Brazil are almost always confusion to the restaurants and with new fiscal laws in Brazil they cannot seem to...More

Thank 7,727
Reviewed 13 May 2014

Tia Maluca Restaurant is located by the Itajuru Channel, at downtown Cabo Frio. Most tables are on the sidewalk under a canvas shelter. Pretty simple outfit, waiters are nice (don't expect multilingual ones, though; mostly portuguese and some spanish spoken, and that's it), food is...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2013

8 of us had dinner there as we had a meeting in Cabo Frio. Some dishes were edible, others were not. Two were sent back, the rest were so-so at best. Caipirinhas we only just passable.

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Reviewed 15 January 2012

the bay-side of cabo frio had an abundant amount of restaurants. the restaurants are all right next to each other, but some how tia maluca (crazy aunt in english) seemed to pull away and capture the crowd. it could be great marketing, but the food...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Canal, 109 | Centro, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Cabo Frio>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: (22)2647-4158
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