City Info

Our suggestion


19. Erica’s pastry: you can indulge in sweet and tasty Viennese pastries and authentic Italian cappuccinos

20. Dolce Vita: you can have breakfast or buy freshly baked bread

3. Esplanada: serves a varied breakfast

7. Blue Marlin: were you can try the traditional breakfast “catchupa guisado” served from 09:00.

Beach Clubs Tortuga and Alisios: serves a varied breakfast (opens at 09:00)

Drinks / Appetizers:

1. Wakan bar: a nice bar directly in front of the town’s beach “Praia Diante”

2. Migrante: a historical house, where you can feel the colonial atmosphere

3. Esplanada: located at the city center, a meeting point for the town’s people

4. Il Golosello: you can taste the real Italian ice cream


3. Esplanada: pizzeria and restaurant with an open space in the main square (live music Friday and Sunday evenings)

5. Naida: typical and simple cuisine, one of the first restaurants on the island

6. Chandinho: Italian restaurant

7. Blue marlin: delicious seafood restaurant. Small place and you need to reserve a table beforehand

8. Café del mar: pizzeria and restaurant with an open space (they also offer take away service)

9. Rosy: fresh and exquisite lobster and other seafood such as octopus. Traditional cuisine, you need to reserve a table beforehand

10. Cabo Café: delightful terrace with very good food

11. El mirador: Spanish restaurant and tapas (we strongly suggest you to try the “paté de garoupa”)

12. Grill Luar: Cape Verdean restaurant that mainly serves grilled food, with a nice terrace

13. Sirocco: with Cape Verdean atmosphere and food (live music Thursday evening)

14. Restaurant Grill Sal Rei: local restaurant with traditional atmosphere, good food (live music on Sunday at lunchtime)

15. Porton de nos ilha: Portuguese cuisine

16. Manera: simple restaurant with a delightful terrace. International cuisine

17. Ca Baby: Italian pizzeria

18. Beramar: open space gourmet restaurant

Beach Clubs: Beach clubs serve fresh and delicious food. We highly recommend the Beach Club Alísios Restaurant.

Shopping and renting:

21. Fruit and vegetable Market: opens every day except on Sundays, sells fresh local vegetables on Mon./Wed./Fri.

27. Butcher's shop: here you can purchase varied meats and cheeses

22. Puro Spiritu Kabuverdianu: an authentic Cape Verdean souvenir shop

24. Turtlerent: here you can rent a quad (4 wheel bike)

25. Boa vista rent: here you can rent a scooter and Quad (4x4)

26. La Perla: here you can rent a car

28. Agency Morena: here you can rent a car and book/buy domestic flight tickets