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Cabana da Empada

Rod. Ilheus-Itacare, km 28, 35 km,, Ilheus, State of Bahia, Brazil
+55 73 9981 6750
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
25 Nov 2017
“The best! ”
13 Jun 2017
“Great snack”
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Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rod. Ilheus-Itacare, km 28, 35 km,, Ilheus, State of Bahia, Brazil
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Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The caipirinhas had no ice, the place was very hot, there was not a single ceiling fan....The venue is located near a highway, so one needs a car to get there or not minding a long walk like I did. The service was a bit...More

Thank cesar834
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The best empada I’ve eaten fim my whole life. I regret not eating more of those! The flavors are delicious and I strongly recommend ordering the “carne de fumeiro” one

Thank Ismail M
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Not only this restaurant is by the main road that connects itacare and ilheus, which makes it a perfect break on the trip, but it serves great "empadas". There's a wide variety of flavours with different ingredients to satisfy your tastes. If you very hungry...More

Thank Coxito
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

A "Cabana "at a road side is the place with one of the best meals at Ilhéus and Itaparica area. Very rustic, friendly and always with a reasonable quantity of clients it's a mandatory place for a pit stop or even to go for a...More

Thank Polpetone
Reviewed 23 December 2016

This seemingly unassuming roadside restaurant served up the best meal we ate in a 3 week tour of NE Brazil!!! Absolutely fantastic dining, with a magnificent range dishes, all cooked to perfection. Highly recommended

Thank Vanellus01
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

A great menu, tasty food and fair price. The juices are amazing. The portions are good and they serve 2 people very well. Love it.

Thank João D
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This a split review, as the place. It is half restaurant and half snack bar. The restaurant has the best Moquecas in the region, from Ilheus up to Maraú, and several other seafood dishes. The cooks are very competent, the portions are enough for two...More

Thank Trinit4rio
Reviewed 11 November 2015

I have tried a lot of empadas. Some are excellent but many, probably most, are, well, kind of boring. As a result I order them less and less. But at this unlikely location on the highway they do them well and every version is excellent....More

Thank JucaChaves
Reviewed 17 October 2015

If you like pies and you have never tasted a Brazilian Empada then you haven't lived. Quiet simply the best pastry in the world! My favorite is the Empada de Camarão accompanied by the house Molho de Pimenta (prawn pie with chilli sauce) but there...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Amazing place on the side of the road. lovely little pies filled with everything from vegetables to fresh crabs and of course sweet ones for dessert. And superfresh juices too!

Thank margymac
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Restaurant Details

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Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rod. Ilheus-Itacare, km 28, 35 km,, Ilheus, State of Bahia, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Ilheus
  • Phone Number: +55 73 9981 6750
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