Businesses

Get the true local experience

There are many local businesses in Sal Island offering form delicious meals to local crafts. Sal breathes music, culture and kindness. Wander through the small streets, meet the locals and get to know the island`s hidden treasures through the local businesses for an authentic holiday in the true spirit of Cape Verde!
The local associations also have a place in our platform as we advocate social responsibility so if you want to know a bit more of the different social activities and give some of your valuable time, check it here!

Américo’s




Category: Food & drinks
Contact: 242 10 11
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E-mail: soaresamerico@gmail.com


Our cuisine is varied and we offer both delicious fusion dishes and traditional mouth melting meals as many describe them. We have a great veriety of wines to accompany the perfect meal. Come visit us!

Art & Craft CV




Category: Handmade
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E-mail: artecraft.cv@gmail.com


Handmade articles inspired in the Cape Verdean tradition and history but with a touch of modernity. Anything from childrens clothing to hand painted stones!

Bikini Beach




Category: Food & drinks/Nightlife
Contact: 00 238 994 9256
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E-mail: bookings@bikinibeachclub.com


A unique venue with bars, restaurant and stylish sun terraces surrounding a private pool, built 40 meters into the Atlantic Ocean on Sal Island, Cape Verde. An experience you don’t want to miss.

Buddy Bar




Category: Nightlife
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Buddy Bar is located in the heart of Santa Maria. It is open every day and has a very cosy and nice atmosphere. There is live music every night and you can choose to either sit outside listening to the music and enjoying the great summer nights or just opt to dance inside. The bar is filled with great local and foreign drinks one can enjoy.

Cape Fruit




Category: Food & Drinks
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Come and have a zen moment! Try out our light, natural and healthy food and desserts while enjoying a nice book, or simply relaxing in our colourful swings.

Cork Shop




Category: Handmade


Discover our fashionable collection of cork fabric bags and accessories in Santa Maria. Cork is a natural, organic, sustainable product that is soft to the touch and compared to the texture of nubuck suede. Durable, easy to clean it is water and fire resistant. A renewable resource and non-animal product. Made in Portugal.

Creparia Sol Doce




Category: Food & Drinks
Contact: +238 994 6562
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Creparia Sol Doce is at one of the most amazing and ideal locations of Santa Maria – the pier! We serve breakfast, brunch, lunch and early and our menu is based in the concept of healthy food. We offer a variety of crepes with fresh fruits and quality jams, natural juices, healthy sandwiches and wraps.

Cuba Libre Sailing Trips




Category: Tours
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E-mail: cabosurfclub@gmail.com


Sailing sailing sailing!!!!!! The ocean is our home and we provide the best atmosphere to discover it in Sal! Cuba Libre is a Beneteau 40″ a comfortable and beautiful yatch, cruising along the west coast of Sal Island. It´s a private yatch with professional skipper and crew on board. We sail everyday directly from Santa Maria pier, excursions with max 8/10 people.

CV Bike




Category: Tours
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E-mail: cvbike.sal@gmail.com


Sal is a fantastic island to be explored by bike. You can get to know every corner of the island, ride along the beach with the pristine sea at your side!

Delta




Category: Food & drinks
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Near the square of the Mayor’s house it is a great place to buy souvenirs but not only, there you can find a huge selection of Portuguese, Italian, French and Cape Verdean wines and diverse champagnes if you happen to be in Cape Verde for a special celebration.

Djunta mo Art




Category: Handmade
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The Djunta mo art Project strated in May 2013 with the purpose of developing a sustainable market in the archipelago and especially to promote the national art, culture and crafts.

Funana Casa da Cultura




Category: Food & drinks
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Located on Santa Maria beach, Casa da Cultura Funaná is the most typical restaurant on the island, having already been awarded. It opened its doors in 1994 and it is a “Living Museum” that tells stories and reveals traditions of the islands through the reproduction of houses, places and scenes of the everyday life. At Funana you can also find emblematic sculptures ofthe Cape Verdean culture as well as elements of its history and natural heritage.

Hotel Budha Beach THe Senses Collection




Category: Food & drinks/Nightlife
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E-mail: booking@budhabeach.com


For a completely glamorous, luxurious getaway in Santa Maria, Budha Beach Club is the perfect location to fit all your needs. The beautiful ocean and our authentic white design will catch your eyesight straight away. We have an outstanding variety of fish and meat platters in our delicious Mediterranean and Asian cuisine.

Leonardo Café




Category: Food & drinks
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Chic and comfortable, perfect for a romantic dinner or a family/group gathering. The Leonardo Cafe Restaurant offers its customers the true flavour “made in Italy”.

Kryol Operator




Category: Tours | Food & drinks
Contact:(238) 924 51 72
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E-mail: kryoloperatortour@gmail.com


Does a tour of Sal Island followed by local food sound good to you? Get in touch with Kryol Operator so you don’t miss out on this unique experience!

Salmine Tours




Category: Tours
Contact: + 238 983 07 12
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E-mail: salmine.tours@gmail.com


SALMINE Tour Office is your number one place to book excursions in Santa Maria. We offer a great service and the best prices, often 50% less than the major tour operators.

Única




Category: Health & beauty
Contact: +238 9502960 / +238 9321020
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We are a Cape Verdean business that wants our customers to feel beautiful/handsome and unique. We offer a big variety of beauty treatments for men and women from head to toes! Come and try out our manicure/pedicure services including gorgeous nail art or get a new look by treating, cutting or combing your hair by our specialized staff.

Zy tours




Category: Tours
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Promoting the culture of Cape Verde, Zy Tours is the best option for those who want to spend a fun, culturarly rich and unforgettable day. An experience you can’t miss out on!