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Durval

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Brazilian, Bar, Seafood
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Avenida Atlantica, 2534 | Cavaleiros, Macae, State of Rio de Janeiro 27920-390, Brazil
(22) 2773-3015
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Maracaibo, Venezuela
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22 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Durval serves seafood and brazilina dishes. I tried Arroz de camarao (Shrimp Rice) and it was delicious. Beers are served very cold, with choices of Brazilian and imported beers. You can seat in the terrace area where you are in the outside with a view of the ocean and beautiful garotas girls passing by. Good atmosphere!

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Thank Eric S
Edmonton, Canada
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134 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Came back a second night with family for dinner at this place, so good the first time was. Definitely recommend this place. A bit expensive, but great food and the view is amazing, especially from the top floor.

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Thank Tiago M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Seems to be a place where the expats hang out. Good food and good service and Staff's English is reasonably good. Worth a visit

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Thank Graham M
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Like many of the restaurants on Ave Atlantica, this place has a mix of pizza, pasta, seafood and meat. The food at this place was the best I had in Macae. And the view of the ocean was very nice.

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Thank TCTraveler1983
São João da Barra, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

I will first say I have eaten at Durval's Restaurant many Times and the food is very Good. But this review is not pertaining to the quality of food, But the Safety it does not provide to its valued customers. Something that deserves serious attention by the Owner of the establishment, This affects each and every person that enters /leaves... More 

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Thank John K
Macae, RJ
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

The food is good, the portions are quite large and the service is fair. Not really appropriate for children even though they do go there.

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Thank burcorp1
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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124 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

Also one of the most traditional restaurants from macae. The location could not be better, in front of cavaleiros beach and also it's an open restaurant so it looks like you are at the beach. They are not cheap, but you mostly pay because of the location. The good thing is that they are always open: lunch, dinner and deliver!!

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Thank Rodrigo F
Newport, United Kingdom
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361 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Directly overlooking the sea, this is a pleasant place to eat with a good Brazilian menu. The weather was atrocious when I went with a colleague and meant there weren't too many in the restaurant. However, the meal (a fish stew) was very nice. We were sat upstairs where the service was ok.

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Thank Celtic_traveller165
Anacortes, Washington
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441 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

We were there on a Saturday night inIt's Saturday night in Macae, and the whole city is at Praia dos Cavaleiros (Cavaleiros Beach). It was a zoo here in a good way. After spending the day on the road, we we wanted to eat outside atDurval's in front of the beach. We had some fresh mean, and fresh squeezed orange... More 

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Thank zip98221
Singapore, Singapore
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58 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016

very famous place in Macae beach front, the food is great, caipirinhas are excellent, and chopps are very cheap... Went there almost every nights during my week stay in Macae.. Really enjoyed this place. They display live sports, and pass some good music also... Can enjoy the view on the beach also... very great place

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Brazilian, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Atlantica, 2534 | Cavaleiros, Macae, State of Rio de Janeiro 27920-390, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Macae
  • Phone Number: (22) 2773-3015

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