Restaurants

Argentine in Ilha Grande & Vila do Abraão

Las Sorrentinas

Superb homemade sorrentinos (ravioli-like stuffed pasta pockets) are the specialty at this breezy Argentine-run upstairs restaurant. Fillings range from gorgonzola, walnuts and mozzarella to ham, cheese and basil, a…
Mediterranean in Ilha Grande & Vila do Abraão

O Pescador

The Italian-run Pescador is one of the island’s best choices for a fancy beachfront dinner, with mean caipirinhas, authentic Italian risotto and Mediterranean-style fish, meat and poultry dishes such as the grigliat…
Seafood in Ilha Grande & Vila do Abraão

Dom Mário

Long-time local chef Mário cooks up seafood specialties like filé de peixe ao molho de maracujá (fish fillet with passion fruit sauce) and scrumptious desserts, including his trademark caramelized bananas.
Buffet in Ilha Grande & Vila do Abraão

Biergarten

The self-serve buffet at this informal vegetarian-owned eatery includes everything from brown rice and soy protein to sushi and other seafood, with more vegetables than you’ll see at most places around town.
Seafood in Ilha Grande & Vila do Abraão

Lua e Mar

Candlelit tables on the sand make a tranquil place to watch the crashing waves and scurrying crabs while you enjoy tasty moqueca (fish stew) and other seafood dishes for two.
Barbecue in Ilha Grande & Vila do Abraão

Café do Mar

Candlelit beach bar and lounge perfect for sundown cocktails and reasonably priced (by Ilha Grande standards!) meals.