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Av. Teixeira Barros, s/n - Centro Comercial do Conjunto dos Comerciarios | Brotas, Salvador, State of Bahia 40301-155, Brazil
(71) 3351-8216
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
15 Dec 2017
“If your focus is on eating the best Bahian food, this is the place”
13 Aug 2016
“Excellent food, simple setting”
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Brazilian, Seafood, South American
$$ - $$$
Av. Teixeira Barros, s/n - Centro Comercial do Conjunto dos Comerciarios | Brotas, Salvador, State of Bahia 40301-155, Brazil
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

My grandfather discovered Donana at the tender age of 87, and never looked back. Born and raised in Bahia and now living in London, I was surprised the first time he took me there as it looked more like a place I would go to,...More

Thank Flyinglulu
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

I decided to go after reading the reviews. Took a taxi from the hotel since it's not in the touristy part of the city but in a working class/commercial neighborhood. We speak Portuguese so I'm not sure if they speak English. The setting is simple....More

Thank Violeta D
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Very good restaurant, serves mainly sea food with a very good price. Be prepared to wait a while for a table (could be up to 2 hours) due to the restaurant's popularity and prices. But it is worth the wait! Very casual place, there are...More

Thank Julia F
Reviewed 11 March 2016

I was eating in Pelourinho the entire time and wasn't entirely impressed with the flavors. Last day, right before the airport, we decided we must try this place before we left. IT WAS COMPLETELY WORTH IT. Great service, SUPER CROWDED which means it's actually good,...More

1  Thank StevenChu
Reviewed 31 August 2015

Simple ambient, but very good food and atmosphere! Not on the top list (should!) was taken there to someone that new the place

Thank Eneas F
Reviewed 4 January 2015 via mobile

Went to donana on our last day in Salvador. We had to wait an hour for a table, but it was absolutely worth it. The food was amazing and the service super friendly. Can't wait to get back to salvador, just to be able to...More

2  Thank FCK1
Reviewed 5 September 2014

Every time I am in Salvador I go to Donana. The calamari, the crab, the moqueca, are great. It is a simple place with noble food. Strongly recommended.

1  Thank Eliane M
Reviewed 15 June 2014

I go to Donana every time I am on holidays in Salvador! the service is great, the prices too, but the best is the food! this place serves the best moqueca in town...they are very generous and tasty..i recommend too the king prawns in tapioca!...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
11:30 AM - 4:00 PM
11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
11:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Teixeira Barros, s/n - Centro Comercial do Conjunto dos Comerciarios | Brotas, Salvador, State of Bahia 40301-155, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Salvador
  • Phone Number: (71) 3351-8216
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