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O Poeta

259A Achada De Santo Antonio, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
+238 261 38 00
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good51%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (5 reviews)
“cabo verde” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Mediterranean, Portuguese, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
259A Achada De Santo Antonio, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
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1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sorry to say that but this restaurant was a horrible experience. Firstly the waitress was not so kind during the whole staying... Than we had to wait 1 hour to get the meal, while only 10 other people were in the restaurant at that time....More

Thank hpg14
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

The best place in Praia. Amazing. Top. Great food, drinks and the employees are very nice. Nice view over the city.

Thank Julio M
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

It’s the place to be. Top environment, 5 stars food, great staff... best view in Santiago island.. loved every detail here!.! My favourite restaurant in Cabo Verde... staff speaks many languages

Thank veracruzjason
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Adorable restaurant, great food, great service. Ate the tataki tuna it was great and fresh. Great ambience with a great view.

Thank rcoimbra
Reviewed March 22, 2018 via mobile

Best reastaurant in Cabo Verde in terms of view. The best in its food... the service it’s high standard for Cabo Verde... it’s a must go if you ever visit Santiago island( praia)!!!!! The price it’s just amazing for the quality...

Thank veracruzjason
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Service was very good. The food was tasty and the place is great! We went for dinner and we were very happy!

Thank Virus89
Reviewed March 2, 2018 via mobile

You should definitely visit O Poeta while staying in Praia (or visiting). The food is reasonably priced and absolutely delicious. Because of this, we came back 3 times during our trip!

Thank RobReist
Reviewed February 22, 2018

This restaaurant is also within easy walk of the Oasis hotel, the easies access from the main street below is via 119 steps, you deserve a meal when climbing these. My wife and I visited twice, again the seafood should be recommended. The service is...More

Thank Petter B
Reviewed January 29, 2018

This restaurant is high above the town overlooking the sea; we had delicious tapas to start followed by grilled grouper fish with a good selection of vegetables.Service was attentive and the wines by the glass were good.

Thank tryfan
Reviewed January 10, 2018

The restaurant has a good ambiance ,a magnificent view above the seaand part of town and a good service . The food is excelent .I strongly recommend this restaurant .

Thank Max_Luca_Porto
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 259A Achada De Santo Antonio, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Santiago  >  Praia
  • Phone Number: +238 261 38 00
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