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Top Choice Fusion in Boa Vista

Fado Crioula

This creative, art-filled space serves up market-fresh fare that changes daily: expect delightful salads, creative appetisers and a fresh-grilled fish of the day. Fado Crioula hosts jam sessions, film screenings, ar…
Top Choice Fusion in Boa Vista

Beramar

Under the helm of a talented Milanese chef, Beramar showcases high-quality local ingredients with creative accents in its dishes, which are ideal for sharing. Think crunchy risotto with goat cheese, pork ribs with l…
Italian in Boa Vista

Chandinho

An elegant spot that specialises in hot stone cooking – flavourful meat, fish or vegetables grilled up at your tableside. Large grilled prawns, grouper stew and seafood spaghetti are among the other Italian-accented…
Seafood in Boa Vista

Blue Marlin

On Sal Rei's main square, this matchbox-sized restaurant with checked tablecloths and graffiti-covered walls serves some of the island's best seafood. Start off with an appetiser of smoked fish or grilled goat chees…
Beach in Boa Vista

Praia de Estoril

A short stroll south of the Sal Rei town centre, this lovely beach has turquoise waters and white sands, making it a fine setting for a day out. A handful of beach bars serve up seafood, snacks and plenty of drinks,…
Italian in Boa Vista

Cabo Cafe Restaurant

A great-value Italian-owned place serving up some of the best seafood dishes in Sal Rei. Grab a seat on the breezy terrace above the street and enjoy fish carpaccio, tender grilled tuna and hearty cachupa (beans and…
Arts Centre in Boa Vista

Centro de Artes e Cultura

This new arts centre hosts a wide range of events, from art and photography exhibitions to African craft and jewellery shows. There's also a 350-seat theatre that hosts concerts and dance performances. The centre is…
Seafood in Boa Vista

Grill Luar

A short walk west of Sal Rei's main square, this attractive top-floor restaurant has a pretty view of the harbour and serves up a decent selection of grilled fish and meat plates, plus pastas, sautéed shrimp and oct…
Cafe in Boa Vista

Caffè del Porto

Near the Sal Rei waterfront, a few blocks from the plaza, this place with outdoor tables makes a fine spot for a sundowner. You can also order food (seafood, pizza, kebabs), watch televised football matches and catc…
Cafe in Boa Vista

Wakan Bar

Adorable little blue-and-white shack with a boat shape, right by the fishing boats on Praia de Diante. Expect no less than 70 cocktail varieties, nice snacks, good Italian coffee and good happy-hour specials.