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Toca da Garoupa

Rua Alves de Brito 181, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88015-440, Brazil
+55 48 3207-5627
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
5 Nov 2017
“Delicious seafood !!”
11 Aug 2018
“Good but.......”
Open Now
18:30 - 23:15 Hours
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Rua Alves de Brito 181, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88015-440, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely place, 4 of us have asked for sole and we have been served with hake, even if it was delicious, it was not the fish we asked for, the waiter didn’t answer to our comment. Probably they haven’t the sole, but they should have...More

Thank PierreFraiburgo
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Had an early dinner so it was a bit quiet to start with but much busier later on. Menu in English. Many, many great-sounding fish dishes but I went for a local fish casserole which was stunning. Plentiful, tasty and very fresh. Very helpful and...More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Great food and service! Had raw oyster and a portion of giant prawns. Waiter was very helpful and kind.

Thank FelipeO1392
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I went twice just to have lunch. I ordered lobster bruschetta (delicious !!) and as a main course shrimp and seafood fry. Both dishes were very good !! The only snag of the restaurant is the slowness of the service, but this can be improved.

Thank CCTA65
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We waited an hour before being served, and the waiter told us the "half-portion" might not be enough. Don't trust them, half portion means 4-5 people...

Thank Calyhre
Tocadagaroupa, Gerente de relações com clientes at Toca da Garoupa, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2017

Dear Costumer, sorry about the delay in your meal . You are wrong about the size of portion. Half portion is for two people, maybe three. Our main concern is high quality and good service instead of fast food and low price.

Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

An unexpected stop between Buenos Aires and São Paulo took us to this lovely seafood restaurant. The place is nice, yet not extraordinary. The meal was very good. The salads were fine, the Bobó de Camarão was delicious. Fine, tasty fresh shrimp with a typical...More

Thank RobertoVillavicencio
Tocadagaroupa, Gerente at Toca da Garoupa, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Hello! Thank you for choosing and evaluating. If one day return to Florianopolis, they will be once again welcome.

Reviewed 23 August 2016

Excellent food and service!!! Expensive but worthy. Good location, central but difficult to find parking. I'm not sure if they have valet service. Didn't use it.

Thank AJ61
Reviewed 28 April 2016

It is a little expensive, but the quality of the meals are exceptional. I had the raw oisters and the "Ana" salad.. They have a valet parking and are located at the city center. A nice ambience and gentle personel. Theyr main dishes are fish...More

Thank LyssMelo
Reviewed 4 February 2016

We visited this particular restaurant on the 3rd of October 2015. We were about 10 people and had made a reservation in advance. Our expectations were set rather high, since the information available rather made us believe that this restaurant knew its business in seafood!...More

2  Thank LennartJoh
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Recommended by locals this expensive restaurant with fantastically big menu gives you a great introduction to local cuisine. You choose the dish and then choose the way you want it to be cooked. And believe me: they know many ways of doing it. We had...More

Thank Alexander S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:00
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:15
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:15
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:15
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:15
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 23:15
18:30 - 23:15
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Alves de Brito 181, Florianopolis, State of Santa Catarina 88015-440, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Santa Catarina (SC)  >  Florianopolis>  > City Center
  • Neighbourhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: +55 48 3207-5627
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