7 beach clubs to enjoy the summer in Salvador
Exuberant nature, delicious food and drinks, and cozy environments in the city’s hottest destinations
Some say that it is the light here that makes everything more beautiful, others say that the water temperature is the big difference, or the unforgettable look of the coconut trees contrasting with the color of the sky and the sea. The truth is that the beaches of Salvador are for all tastes: with waves; no waves; with natural swimming pools; busy; and calm. If you still have doubts where to enjoy the sunniest and happiest season in our country, choose the heat, choose Salvador.
To open the hottest season of the year, Visit Salvador da Bahia has prepared a list of seven clubs and beach restaurants for you to enjoy the summer in big style. They are excellent places to go with groups of friends, family, or to relax and forget about life. Experience a day of comfort with your feet on the sand, contemplating nature, enjoying water sports and good cuisine.
1. Lôro Flamengo Beach
The beach cabanas and restaurants in Salvador are places that look like big houses, with excellent structure, comfortable lounge chairs, tables and chairs for groups of friends or families.
The Lôro restaurant in Flamengo Beach is a true oasis by the sea. The structure with tables and chairs is just a few steps from the beach, and in addition to the invigorating sea water, the house also has massage therapy, a children’s area, Wi-Fi, showers and a lounge.
The restaurant offers a great choice of international cuisine. Our suggestion is the “Vermelho Curado”: whole vermelho fish, cured, grilled and served with garlic rice and crunchy dry shrimp farofa with banana da terra and spices from the garden.
Lôro Flamengo Beach
Location: Rua Desembargador Manoel de Andrade Teixeira, nº 266, Flamengo Beach, Salvador-BA, CEP 41.603-135.
Opening hours: Tuesday to Sunday, from 10 am to 6 pm.
More information and orders: via WhatsApp (71) 99661-2019, or (71) 3015-0140
2. Salvador Beach Club, Patamares
For those who want to have a great day with the children, in Patamares there is a water club facing the sea. The Beach Club Salvador is the first beachfront establishment in the city with swimming pools and toys, integrating the aquatic club with the beach. Perfect for the whole family, it has excellent accommodation of tables and gazebos facing the sea.
The place offers a real complex of possibilities, both for those who want to play with the children all day and for those who want to relax. It has a dry park with wooden toys on sand, for children from 6 to 14 years old, a children’s pool for kids from 0 to 6 years old, and another pool for kids from 6 to 14 years old.
Swimming pools and water toys are the main attractions. The children are free to play in this super safe environment. It also has two areas with structure for live music, and the entire space has ambient sound.
Salvador Beach Club
Ticket: an entry fee of R$10.00 is charged. There is a fee of R$ 50.00 for pool maintenance, which gives you the right to receive a wristband to spend the day on site with free transit between the pools and the beach. Those who choose to use the swimming pools are exempt from R$10.00.
Opening Hours: every day, from 9 am to 8:30 pm (until the last customer). The pools close at 5pm.
Telephone #: 71 3363-5151
Address: Salvador Beach Club, Avenida Octávio Mangabeira, Pituaçu, Salvador-BA, 41740-000
3. Restaurante da Preta
Imagine taking a boat trip to a heavenly place to have a nice meal on an island! Your destination is Restaurante da Preta, one of those hideouts in the All Saints’ Bay, located on Ilha dos Frades.
It’s a lovely environment, all decorated with antiques and handicrafts. The tables are beautifully set, everything prepared with great care to receive customers. The dishes are very beachy, the type you want to eat when you’re by the sea. The most popular is the vermelho fish, baked in a sauce of butter and lemon, in the oven, with banana da terra, palm heart and cheese farofa.
What makes the tour even better is that Ponta de Nossa Senhora de Guadalupe beach, where Restaurante da Preta is located, is one of the five Blue Flag beaches in Brazil, an international symbol of preservation. In addition to the excellent cuisine, you can still spend the day at the beach, go to the lookout and visit the little church. It’s really beautiful!
Restaurante da Preta
Address: Guadalupe Beach – Ilha dos Frades, Salvador – BA, 42405-520
Opening hours: Wednesday to Sunday, from 12:30 pm to 5:00 pm.
Contact: 71 99326-7461
Important: it is necessary to book in advance
4. Lôro Stella Maris
Lôro Stella Maris has a privileged location, offering access to one of the best beaches for surfing. The charming space, well decorated and facing the sea, is structured to receive large groups and families with children.
The restaurant is great, and the menu has a variety of snacks and dishes of local cuisine. It has an indoor and an outdoor environment. It also offers a different range of services, showers and a lounge that allows you to enjoy the beach and sip delicious drinks, or a cold beer, to the sound of good music.
Lôro Stella Maris
Alameda Mar Del Plata, 06 – Stella Maris, Salvador – BA, 41603-200
Opening hours: every day from 9am to 5pm
Phone #: (71) 2137-5002
5. Pipa Beach Club, Flamengo Beach
With a cozy atmosphere, Barraca Pipa has decks, beanbags and tables, both indoors and on the sand, shaded by coconut palm leaves.
The outdoor space is inside a coconut grove by the sea. It has a large, well-ventilated terrain, with a more beachy atmosphere than many of the other neighboring restaurants.
Flamengo Beach, Salvador. The two are on the last block of Aleluia Beach, in Flamengo, immediately before the start of the Ipitanga seafront.
Opening hours: every day from 8am to 6pm
Telephone #: (71) 3378-1182
6. Blue Praia Bar
Elected by Veja Comer & Beber 2019 as one of the best drink menus in Salvador, Blue Praia Bar offers inviting, relaxed and cozy environments. There, you can choose between enjoying the Balinese beds, or the tables with your feet in the sand, experiencing one of the cabanas with friends or enjoying the vibe at the tables near the sea.
It has an exuberant view of Buracão Beach, on Rio Vermelho, one of the liveliest and most energetic neighborhoods in Salvador. The place is beautiful and charming. The simplicity of a vacation home’s typical design and the sophisticated service are the composition of a perfect beach day marked with style.
In addition to having a super pleasant atmosphere and a renowned drink menu, the best djs and music producers in the city participate in excellent events on site, providing a lively line-up.
Blue Beach Bar
Opening hours: every day from 10am to 8pm.
Contact: (71) 3034-3054. For reservations: 71 9 96758734
7. Lôro Pedra do Sal
Close to Itapuã Lighthouse, on a quiet beach far from the urban center, Pedra do Sal beach reserves a small oasis. Lôro Pedra do Sal is ideal for having lunch, spending the afternoon, listening to good music and snacking until the sun goes down. Lôro is located between two rock formations, forming a small cove.
There, you can choose between lounge chairs, mattresses, comfortable chairs and tables for groups, with a lawn, shade from coconut trees and fresh water showers. On the menu, in addition to the traditional dishes of the house, our suggestion is the octopus salad with vinaigrette, or the crispy shrimp with coconut, served with pomodoro sauce and mango chutney.
Lôro Pedra do Sal
Location: Rua Vinicius de Moraes, no number, Itapuã, Salvador-BA, CEP 41620-300
Opening hours: Monday to Sunday, from 10 am to 6 pm.
More information and orders: via WhatsApp (71) 98154-4290, or via Ifood.
Important: check delivery region