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Marakuthai

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Avenida Forca Expedicionaria Brasileira 495, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
551238965874
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20:00 - 00:00
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Wed - Sat 20:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 17:00
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were going there because of the TripAdvisor top recommendation. Nice ambience especially when it's getting dark, service ok and food was pretty good. If you have been living or travelled in Thailand you gonna be a bit disappointed cause you will miss the real Thai taste. Nevertheless the Fushion food is good!

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Thank CaminoTraveller
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Marakuthai is one of my favourite restaurants in Ilhabela! Last time I visited was in December, the weather was great at night, which made it possible for us to sit in a table by the sea, on the sand, with the sound of the ocean.. That's certainly the best way to have dinner! The food was excellent, as usual. My... More 

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Thank Bárbara B
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

3 years in a row and we still find it to be the best restaurant in Ilhabela. A 'western Thai' restaurant that pays attention to settings and details. Very nice atmosphere, good service, great view (try to get a table in the sand) and food is very good It's a nice break from the typical 'comfort food' restaurants you find... More 

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Thank Jesus C
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Very good restaurant with well made drinks and nice atmosphere. I'll definitely come back. Don't forget to make a reservation.

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Thank Jose Arivar L
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

The staff was very helpful with explaining the dishes and offering options to accommodate to our needs. The food is well priced for the dishes you get. It is a unique dining experience with a quaint environment.

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Thank James L
State of Sao Paulo
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50 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Real fusion cuisine, great service by polite staff. Desserts close with golden key the experience. Best in Island.

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Thank Yon S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

After a one hour wait with two caipiroskas and an excellent ceviche we finally had a table. The service was fast and the Asian fusion dishes delicious. Don't forget to order Coconut water!

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Thank Andre Luis M
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Owned by a top chef Renata, this is sister restaurant to a Me Gusta SP and Ema SP , the food is amasing and well done. ambiance is the best, in a very rustic place and very romantic!!! you must visit !!

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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is among the nicest restaurants in Ilhabela (if not the best). It has a Thai influence with a twist; the location is very relaxed and right in front of the beach for a relaxing evening. Highly recommend it to anyone visiting the island. Strongly recommend you call in advance and make reservations in order to get a table close... More 

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Thank Jesus C
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Probably the only Thai food restaurant that doesn't serve Thai food. A place where instead you can enjoy things like guacahumus (?). This obnoxious idea is an insult to Thai food and to Thailand. Location is beautiful, but the whole experience is ruined by the food. Horrible, stupid, ridiculous. If you want Thai food, do not go there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Contemporary, Seafood, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
20:00 - 00:00
Thursday
20:00 - 00:00
Friday
20:00 - 00:00
Saturday
20:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Forca Expedicionaria Brasileira 495, Ilhabela, State of Sao Paulo 11630-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Ilhabela
  • Phone Number: 551238965874

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?