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Day or night, the Quadrado is special. No cars and the setting is so beautiful. Outdoor... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
RFBoston
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Cambridge, Massachusetts
Charming centre of Trancoso

If staying in Trancoso, this is the area where you will spend your evenings for a stroll, drinks... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
DutchCarioca
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Day or night, the Quadrado is special. No cars and the setting is so beautiful. Outdoor restaurants, pousadas and shops line both sides of the grassy square. Night time is perfect to grab dinner or a drink or just stroll listing to vocalists singing at...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

If staying in Trancoso, this is the area where you will spend your evenings for a stroll, drinks & dinner. Although now almost all buildings are restaurants or shops, the area maintained its authentic charm not often seen in tourist destinations around the world. Together...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank DutchCarioca
Reviewed 30 April 2018

The Quadrado seems to be the place to be in Trancoso. There are numerous restaurants and bars and some has live music. It kind of feel like a magical place at night. I would definitely check it out if you're in Trancoso.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank shawn202
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

V commercial, many restaurants. We trued Sylvana for fish food-above average quality One visit of this place will be sufficient.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Paul N
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

It is the main area. Shops and restaurants area, colorful houses, beautiful trees and nice illumination at night. At the end the old church stands... charming and luxury part...

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 20 December 2017

it is a must see specially off season. The colors of houses and trees sorrounding the Quadrado are a perfect photo set.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Rustic but beautiful, with well kept stores and restaurants, all keeping the Bahia rustic decor. Great place to eat good food (not always affordable). The shops are a bit pricey but nothing surprise given the amount of foreign tourist. Still you can find pretty stuff...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank PedroSMotta
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

The name Quadrado is a symbol of the good life of Trancoso. The village meets there, specially the tourists. Restaurants, Art Galleries, Boutiques etc all in one place dominated by a little white church. After 6 pm is when the action begins. Don’t miss.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank PimentelRiodeJaneiro
Reviewed 23 November 2017

If you are in Trancoso this is the place to spend the evenings. Most restaurants and shops open after 6 pm and stay open until 1 or 2 am. The little houses around the square (thus the name Quadrado=square) were built between the end of...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Ufapimentel
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Quadrado is the soul of the village. It has lot of amazing restaurants and some charming shops. Has a fun and romantic atmosphere at night.

Date of experience: October 2017
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