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Top Choice Seafood in Ribeirão da Ilha


Atmospheric tables line the glass-enclosed dock at this incredibly cinematic seafood restaurant. You can slurp oysters served over a dozen ways, but don't fill up on those – the outstanding and incredibly presented …
Church in Ribeirão da Ilha

Igreja NS da Lapa do Riberão

Lovingly preserved all the way back to 1806, this intimate baroque-inspired church was restored on order from Emperor Dom Pedro II himself, who visited in 1845 and coughed up R$400,000 to get the job done. The ceili…
Cafe in Ribeirão da Ilha

Tens Tempo Café

This quaint cafe, across the street from Ostradamus, is a charming stop for a glass of wine, a lazy coffee or a sweet Portuguese treat.