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Don Camillo

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Avenida Atlantica 3056, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-000, Brazil
+55 21 2549 9958
12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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Houston, Texas
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151 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Normally a glass of red wine along the seafront is around 15R. Without speaking Portugese They must have served me top shelf as it was 25R.... The dinner I had, spaghetti and clams wa R46 on the menu. On the bill it was R 59, after much a to do they pleaded no English so I paid and here I... More 

Thank Cav_on_tour_13
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Spent 6 days in Brazil and found "Don Camillos" short walk from our Hotel, we ate there 5 out of 6 nights, service and food was excellent.... the food was authentic, fresh homemade fare, great seafood, pastas, and they all raved about the pepper steak !! Alberto... head waiter was a gentleman and took the time to introduce himself and... More 

1 Thank Josephine S
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736 reviews
530 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 275 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I had dinner there last night, my first night in Rio. This place is near by hotel that was the high point. I had chicken caesar salad and the pasta bolognese. It was just ok, I have had better, much better in other international cities. My dining partner had oysters and steak, which was cut up with dense light colored... More 

Thank finesilver
Exeter, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Casual eating opposite the beach. Thoroughly enjoyed the home-made pasta. Seemed popular with Brazilians and other nationalities

Thank sambagranny
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

My friend and I spent a week in Rio to experience the craziness of Carnaval. Last night we were craving for some good Italian food and we were not disappointed. The restaurant is right in front of the beach of Copacabana, the service was really god and the pizzas were almost as good as the last one I had in... More 

Thank Fabrice B
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

i remember to go to don camillo and was great ,at this time the food was expensive but not as good as before i will not back again

Thank ladymaria11
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

No decent Italian restaurant would ever serve pasta without bread and even less with old bread, which is what I got when I asked for it. The gnocchis with tomato sauce and basil is just awful, and the only thing that you'll find amusing in this place is the violin playing some Italian tunes to the tables that are willing... More 

Thank sensei_py
New York
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

So I have reviewed this restaurant before but we were just in Rio again for 4 days for New Year celebration. I must have eaten in this restaurant 3 out of 4 nights and a few lunches. Never disappoints and we spent New Years eve here which was a great choice. Champagne flowing, lobster, live music, just a fun evening... More 

Thank BobH15
Punta del Este, Uruguay
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368 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Italian food theme, Brazilian food, mixed drinks from bar good, Italian food very good, seafood very good, recommended by Copacabana Beach locals, prices for a bar, restaurant on the beachfront not tied to a hotel were reasonable.

Thank Pepperjackm
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Busy buzzy restaurant offering Italian food of the highest quality. We spent four nights in Rio and ate at this restaurant three times it was so good. Highly recommend it.

Thank MadisonJersey

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Atlantica 3056, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2549 9958

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Copacabana

Neighbourhood Profile
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs, chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and more live side-by-side. There are options for all price points and tastes. However, the most powerful draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.
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