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Blue Marlin

Sal Rei, Boa Vista 4110, Cape Verde
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“carpaccio” (6 reviews)
“fresh fish” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Sal Rei, Boa Vista 4110, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our trip, we fully recognised the no stress philosophy. However there is no excuse for being ignored, not addressed and not welcomed to the restaurant. We realised after 7 minutes or so that no staff were intending on welcoming us so we left. Not...More

Thank PreZurich
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Blue Marlin was a wonderful little spot. With not more than 5 or 6 tables you should always reserve - and you'll be happy you did. The fish carpaccio, lightly seasoned with pepper and olive oil (and doesn't need more than that) is divine. The...More

Thank Lauren C
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Casual service combined with fresh tuna in white wine sauce and rice was an enjoyable first evening in Boa Vista. Our daughter of 8 had some simple pasta in tomato sauce which was tasty. Overall a pleasant evening.

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

It's a a very small restaurant directly at the main square of sal rei that offers good food for a reasonable price. As the name of the place says - mostly fish and seafood can be found on the menu but barely any vegetarian options...More

Thank FishingForGopas
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Nice place to stop and have a beer very small but very friendly And not expensive Only had drinks there but food looked nice

Thank paultaylor1963
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

I visited Blue Marlin on a sunday, when a children's carnaval parade was marching around the town central square. Blue Marlin has a laidback atmosphere, is excellent to enjoy a beer or a meal and observe the busy surroundings. It's also visited heavily by the...More

Thank Vince V
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is a warm intimate restaurant with good [sea]food, with only 4 tables it is wise to make a reservation! Also the wines are good!

Thank lmdebrauw
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Hubby and I were having a wonderful relaxing break in the sun. We tried several times to get a walk in but as this place is tiny we finally got our hotel to book us a table. It was well worth the wait. Beautiful grilled...More

Thank linda d
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

went to have a drink here with the locals was fantastic atmosphere drinks very reasonable. if in boa vista you need to have a drink here.

Thank deborah k
Reviewed 3 November 2016

excellent place to have a drink with friends in the center of Sal rei, and the food is (hmmmmmm) deliscious...

Thank X E
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sal Rei, Boa Vista 4110, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Boa Vista
  • Phone Number: +238-251-10-99
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