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Manguti

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Estrada do Mucuge 99, Arraial d'Ajuda, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45816-000, Brazil
(73) 3575-2270
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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Great portions, prices and delicious food! You can easily share a meal with someone else. A must go!!

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Thank Júlia G
Jersey, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

We started off as a table for 3 but ended up 17. We had travelled to porto seguro for my niece's wedding, we thought we would have a quite dinner for 3 at a recommended restaurant ( by a local) over an hour we were spotted by the rest of the bride's family and ended up 17. The staff did... More 

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Thank TWISTON1
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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40 reviews
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Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

I have been coming to this place even before I had my first cell phone. You can either go for the famous PF prato feito, or for my favourite Filet ao Poivre... Meat with a spice cream sauce... It's not the cheapest arround, but it's worth every penny for this home made family cooking

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Thank Carlos N
Sao Paulo, SP
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85 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

A good place for a basic dinner. The fried gnocchi were great, but the rest of our meal was just okay. Chicken parmigiana was good, but seafood was a miss. The service was pretty casual. They will not come to your table to take your order or check on your drinks until you waive at them multiple times. Service is... More 

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Thank kbrosnah
Bristol, Connecticut
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Even though they specialize in Italian fare we had great rice and beans withbeef. The gnocchi was light and fluffy with a red sauce that was like I was at my grandparents house.great location and good food.

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Thank Katherine X
Maine
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67 reviews
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

Was surprised when we learned it was mostly gnocchi. But we were hungry so ordered anyway... It was wonderful!! The menu was original and selections were enjoyed by all of our party of four. A nice change of pace.

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Thank MelissafromNorthport
Sao Paulo, SP
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86 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

We came to try the fried gnocchi. We arrived and it was a little crowded but there are 3 tables in the front part just for snacks so we decided to take one of those. The gnocchi is actually breaded fried and served with a shoyu and onion sauce and parmesano cheese. It's good. The restaurant is cute and the... More 

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Thank Nana L
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Reviewed 10 September 2014 via mobile

We went in a group of 3 and we're advised to order 2 dishes as the plates were big. We asked for recommendations and they said: manguti and creme de Leite gnocchi. We went with it and could barely eat the latter, it was disgusting. It was explained as cream and soy sauce. REALLY???

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Thank Lucamargos
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 18 February 2014

I had been to this restaurant once before and loved it (we had a fillet that tasted delicious), however, our second visit was not so pleasing. We had a "fish moqueca" and a "buttered fish" - the buttered fish was served with some tasty sautéed potatoes and was ok (nothing impressive). The moqueca (a saucy Brazilian dish usually made with... More 

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Thank Milinhagd
TLV
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137 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 19 August 2012

Nice place at Mucuge street. Good italian meals. a little bit pricey for what you get but worth it.go at the evening early so its not packed .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Brazilian, South American, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada do Mucuge 99, Arraial d'Ajuda, Porto Seguro, State of Bahia 45816-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Porto Seguro  >  Arraial d'Ajuda
  • Phone Number: (73) 3575-2270

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