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Sambass Cafe Restaurante

Segunda Praia, Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare, State of Bahia 45428-000, Brazil
+55 75 3652-1313
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (4 reviews)
“peixe” (3 reviews)
“grilled fish” (2 reviews)
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Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Segunda Praia, Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare, State of Bahia 45428-000, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 45 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The music is excellent and the waiters are very friendly when you arrive. However, the food is just awful. The veggies mentioned on the menu are more like canned fake veggies with an old portion of rice. The grilled fish was just ok and the...More

Thank WBianca
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Really good, the menu has a lot of options and the rate price is ok, the location is right on the beach and really central, the service of the waiters also excellent

Thank macarena h
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This place is excellent to have lunch with nice chairs and a great spot to watch people walking by. Service is good, drinks are cold and food (lunch) is OK.

Thank Jos_Rita_B
Reviewed 10 April 2017

After lots of luggage carriers telling me that this was "the best restaurant in Morro", and some kidnapping attempts from the staff (my tip: if you don't want to eat there, when walking in front of the place, just look straight ahead, imagine you are...More

Thank Fernandoxxx
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

I went to sambass with my family and we had great food there. We ordered red fish (peixe vermelho) and a mix of steak, chicken, and pork. They gave us for free a frozen lemonade for each (could be virgin or you could add alcohol),...More

Thank Renata D
Reviewed 23 December 2016

Great seating and live music. Service was slow though and the food was just okay. I'd recommend this place for drinks.

Thank onlykaren
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

We spent 4 days in Morro. Day 1 we went to Sambass attracted by its looks, live music (nice couple from Goiania, very good music). We were served by Rafael, great guy, very good service! The experience was so good that we came back the...More

Thank danpapai
Sambass H, Gerente at Sambass Cafe Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded 19 December 2016

Thank you for choosing Sambass Café, thank you too for your nice review on Tripadvisor and your kind words about the staff, It is rewarding to see that you coming back and that every time you come our staff make you feel special, they do...More

Reviewed 1 November 2016

Restaurant on the beach, or inside seating too available. My experience was very good. Had the steak and was cooked very good,drinks good too! Staff were friendly and music played throughout. It is pricey but it on the beach side and you are on an...More

Thank LondonMike
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Looks like you need to have some luck to be there. Many people that come to sambass has really good experiences even the native people recommend it. We tried and our experience was not so good. Very poor service attendance, also the food was not...More

Thank Daniel N
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

The staff members are very friendly. The food was superb and the music very good. Just ensure you double check your bill if you got any special offer to stay, to be certain that it was applied

Thank Gaobinna
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$28
Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Segunda Praia, Morro de Sao Paulo, Ilha de Tinhare, State of Bahia 45428-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Ilha de Tinhare  >  Morro de Sao Paulo
  • Phone Number: +55 75 3652-1313
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The Sambass Restaurant was Born in Morro de Sao Paulo in the second beach. With the influences of Italian, French and Bahian cuisine, started the Sambass that since 2004 has become the reference food in Morro. The Sambass Cafe Restaurant is a mix of Mediterranean cuisine with flavors of Bahia. Daytime service on the beach and at night, by candlelight. Music Live Night & Day
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