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Cafe Cultural Sacrilegio

Avenida Mem de Sa 81, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 21 39701461
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In the heart of Lapa, the Cultural Cafe Sacrilege is a completely different place. Reference by the wealth of information and a remarkable creativity. Identity is the joke of the 'sacred' with bohemian Rio. The result could only be an interactive and house full of stories to tell. The house has the astral da Lapa. Sacrilege is not to know!
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
3 Jul 2017
“Great Samba Club”
8 May 2016
“Last night in Rio”
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Avenida Mem de Sa 81, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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+55 21 39701461
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Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here on a Friday night. We had decided to come after seeing how highly reviewed it was for nightlife in Rio. We arrived at about 8.30pm and it was about 20BRL to get in. As we arrived early, we were...More

Thank Toni1493
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Our Uber driver didn't know where Scenarium (?) was and dropped us off on a corner. We heard music coming from inside Sacrilege and decided to just go for it. We were three women, arrived about 9 PM, were seated upstairs overlooking the dance floor...More

Thank Robin K
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

These guys definitely skimmed my credit card and stole about 1000USD. It's still a fun place to go but either pay by cash or be very careful covering your pin. I went once and had my cat skimmed a few days later (quite common) I...More

2  Thank Angelaclaremart
Reviewed 15 April 2016

We have chosen this place as random. We just went to Lapa and were walking on the main street where the clubs are. We had such a great night. Actually we were dancing all night. Locals and tourists were dancing and the athmosphere was very...More

1  Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Café Sacrilegio has a very festive atmosphere. I offers very good food as well as its music. If you wish to drink something that is not on the menu, you just have to ask for. If they have, they will serve you. The service is...More

Thank Renata O
Reviewed 21 December 2015

Lots of locals having a great time dancing to live samba bands. Really cool interior and a very happy care free vibe.

2  Thank tom f
Reviewed 22 September 2015

This more of a live music, eating and drinking place rather than an attraction. Shows are not on every night but you could find out when they are on and book a table through your hotel. There are usually 2 groups playing Samba and Bossa...More

4  Thank nmitsides1
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

For a Wednesday night, it was a great surprise!! 2 great live shows for R$20! Nice environment with locals and tourists dancing together and good food.

1  Thank Ricardo Z
Reviewed 5 April 2015

We were there on Tuesday night. It was not very crowded but several people was dancing. I am not sure if they had cover charge on Tuesday night, but we could enter by free. Though we did not stay until very late, but it was...More

3  Thank Junko S
Reviewed 7 March 2015 via mobile

Great music first of all! The band consisted of 9 (I think) young guys with cool attitude and lots of joy, playing a wide range of samba. I am no expert in this genre, but from the reaction of the crowd it seemed like some...More

Thank Anders T
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