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Pelo Bistro

$$ - $$$French, ,
Hotel Casa do Amarelindo | Rua das Portas do Carmo, 06, Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-290, Brazil
71 3266 8550
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“shrimp” (7 reviews)
“moqueca” (9 reviews)
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French, Brazilian, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hotel Casa do Amarelindo | Rua das Portas do Carmo, 06, Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-290, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here on a Saturday afternoon. The service was a little slow but the food was delicious. I had the Thai shrimp and my wife had the chicken curry. Both were very good and satisfied out Asian tastebuds. We will be back.More

Thank MollyJJM
Amarelindo, Proprietário at Pelo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Molly, thank you very much for your positive feedback about your lunch at Pelô Bistrô last Saturday. We´re very happy that you enjoyed that much our Asia inspired recipes, but we´re sorry if you had to wait a bit for being served. We hope...More

Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We had dinner on our first night in Salvador and we were looking forward to getting the special flavors we had read about but Pelo Bistro did not deliver. Our first course was the shrimp in garlic sauce and it was well done but could...More

Thank Herman J
Amarelindo, Proprietário at Pelo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Dear customers, thank you for visiting our restaurant and taking the time to share your opinion. We´re very sorry that the dishes you chose didn´t meet your expectations. You pointed out for all courses a lack of spices, and we´ll try to better all our...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Sitting within Amarelindo Hotel in historic area of Salvidor town, this restaurant has wide range of food, both local Bahian andFrench influences. Lovely setting with some rally impressive flowers. Food excellent and staff friendly and helpful. They do very reasonable " compete" menu

Thank paulfryan
Amarelindo, Proprietário at Pelo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 20 January 2018

Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Had a moqueca for dinner here. It was delicious, very large portions for one person, and reasonably priced. Service was friendly and the patio is really nice to dine in.

Thank ogol17
Amarelindo, Proprietário at Pelo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Thank you so much. Yes, we assume our "bistrot" side with generous portions. Thank you for your visit

Reviewed 15 May 2017

Exellent food. High quality service. The waiters are very helpful and polite. The atmosphere of the place couldn't be any better.

Thank mariabea2017
Reviewed 3 April 2017

Pelo Bistro is located at the top of the Hotel Casa do Amarelindo. In a tiny terrace you can enjoy a drink and to relax overlooking the port and an amazing sunset. The food is just decent and the service is slow. It depends of...More

Thank KaterinaBouza
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Slow service, cake tasted out of date, way too expensive. Warning hazard do not try the lemongrass cream Brule. It is awful.More

Thank Taltalit
Amarelindo, Proprietário at Pelo Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2017

Well, as a matter of fact, .., our waiter and chef remember your visit. When they saw you almost didn’t’’t touch your desert they tasted it and didn’t detect any problem…but even like that they decided not to charge it on your bill. All our...More

Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

The setting is beautiful, the service is a bit shaky and inexperienced. As with most better restaurants in this part of town it is run by foreign enthusiasts and doesn't really deliver the fine dining it aspires to be. Never the less, the food seems...More

Thank withpanamahaton
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Pelo Bistro is located in a hotel -- Casa do Amarelindo -- in the historic section of Salvador. We have already written a very positive review of the hotel. The restaurant is also deserving of praise. We enjoyed some of the best caipirinha cocktails before...More

Thank Barbara P
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel and enjoyed our first evening dinner here. Moqueca and the steak were delicious. It was a very relaxing and romantic setting. Service also great and they accommodated my young children.

Thank Renee Y
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Questions & Answers
24 December 2016|
Response from Amarelindo | Property representative |
On Christmas night (December 24th) we have limited availability ... we recommend reservation. Our restaurant will offer only a Christmas Menu (BRL 350.00 + taxes). Our panoramic bar will be closed. On December 25th... More
29 September 2015|
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Response from Amarelindo | Property representative |
Yes absolutly, Visa MasterCard, Diners and American Express
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 26
French, Brazilian, Contemporary, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Casa do Amarelindo | Rua das Portas do Carmo, 06, Pelourinho, Salvador, State of Bahia 40026-290, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Bahia (BA)  >  Salvador
  • Phone Number: 71 3266 8550
  • E-mail
Pelô Bistrô offers tasty food with Bahia tropical touch in a modern way with French and Asian influence. Salads and sandwiches are also available for lunch. The atmosphere at the restaurant is relaxed with attentive service to make your meal a gastronomic moment. The wine card highlights South American wines. The roof top panoramic bar is unique for a breathtaking view over Baia de Todos os Santos; a perfect place for an unforgettable caipirinha.
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