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Ponto Das Letras

Rua Doutor Carvalho 146, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
(12) 3896-2957
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
20 Nov 2018
“Nice coffee & desert place”
6 Jan 2018
“Great coffee and cake ”
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Rua Doutor Carvalho 146, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 20 November 2018

PROS -very small coffee shop -you can sit, read and sip some coffee CONs -a bit pricey -only offers Amarullo - should offer other liquors -very slow and unfriendly service -could serve a little chocolate or cookie with coffee and drinks -tables way too close...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ABZ1b
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We shared a chocolate mousse cake and an organic banana cake. Also coffees and very rich hot chocolate. It was all good, I would return for the chocolate mousse cake.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 657reneey
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This coffee shop is so nice, everything there is delicious, coffee, cakes, croque messieur sandwich delicious, the tea indeed everything, it's a "must" visit place.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank slhc2017
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for a quiet place to have a nice coffee and enjoy a nice dessert, this is the place. Books and magazines completes this traditional corner of the Vila.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Valverden
Reviewed 25 February 2017

To tell you the truth I was looking only for current news magazines, in English, but all they had in English was the National Geographic. However they also served beautiful pastries and delightful coffees in a calm, almost serene, atmosphere. It's open every day from...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank mccorquinn
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

This book store / cafe is great in all aspects... large aray of books magazines which many times are read while having a capuccino and other snack goodies. Nice and rustic atmosphere right on main street of the historic center. Know for being a meeting...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank DAN S
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Nice stop to have a great coffee, fresh cakes and good books. Some music CDs available from DPNY located at Corral Beach.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank yons130
Reviewed 4 September 2016

It is the closest thing you`ll find to a San Francisco style coffee house. Nice atmosphere in the middle of a book shop. Service is very friendly

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank 318jesusc
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely coffee, don't think it was overpriced. Staff were a bit busy so not very attentive but still polite enough. Wish they had a section of books in English though.

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Mauricio M
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This cafe and bookstore is a local institution, THE meeting place on the island. In the morning every one stops to buy the newspaper and organize the day with friends, and in the evening the habitues greet each other to exchange the "stories" of the...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Carlos G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 20:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Doutor Carvalho 146, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Ilhabela
  • Phone Number: (12) 3896-2957
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