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La Gondole

Rua Andre Simas 247, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro 28906-420, Brazil
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“carpaccio” (4 reviews)
“bacalao” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Brazilian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Andre Simas 247, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro 28906-420, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch at this place. The restaurant is simple and the menu short, but the food was surprisingly good. We had the haddock carpaccio (carpaccio de bacalhau defumado), that was really a must! We also highly recommend the grilled oysters with...More

Thank Maria Beatriz K
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent food ! Passioned chef . Great place! Thank you for all Andre. Have all possible sucess! Congratulition!

1  Thank Egler V
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very good, traditional and cozy. It has the advantage to be open on Mondays what is not very usual among restaurants in Cabo Frio. I’d like to suggest the entry Carpaccio de Bacalhau. Very, very good.

1  Thank Roselene53
Reviewed 24 September 2017

I go to Cabo Frio for business quite often and therefore I have already tried many different restaurants. La Gondole is certainly among the best. The restaurant is a bit hidden in a residential area, but do go for it. The atmosphere is nice and...More

2  Thank Victor A
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Quiet, cosy and romantic atmosphere. Great chef and Swiss owner who came around to say hello to every table. However, only speaking English I should not expect the waiter to understand everything but when I ordered medium rare and got medium, this was a bit...More

Thank Chris Z
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Found this dream on a little corner park in Cabo Frio. So good that we went back twice during our short stay there. Delicious decor, great attendance by the waiter and the owner who made special efforts to all his clientes to ensure satisfaction. Nice...More

2  Thank Barrie L
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

The food is amazing. The restaurant is great for couples and families. The owner of the restaurant is really polite, he goes around the tables talking to the customers and making sure people appreciate the food. We had at this occasion two different dishes: my...More

1  Thank Mariana M
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Well, I read the reviews on this place and thought that they couldn't possibly be true. But they are! This is really a gem of a restaurant in a place I did not expect it to be. Maybe in Buzios, or Sao Paulo, but not...More

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal at La Gondole. We were seated pretty quickly and ordered great wine at the suggestion of our waiter. All of the food was excellent but especially the Chef's Seafood Platter, served on a cast iron skillet. The Chef came out...More

1  Thank TheTravman
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Waiters are very nice! Good food and friendly atmosphere. Probably one of the best restaurants in Cabo Frio. The prices are reasonable. I do recommend

1  Thank Raoni_Vidigal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Andre Simas 247, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro 28906-420, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Cabo Frio
  • Phone Number: (22)2643-5264
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