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Santo Scenarium Bar e Restaurante

) #322 of 12,871 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Brazilian, Bar, South American
Rua do Lavradio 36, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“bossa nova” (2 reviews)
“antiques” (7 reviews)
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Brazilian, Bar, South American, International, Contemporary
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Rua do Lavradio 36, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
Neighbourhood: Centro
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Reviews (457)
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1 - 10 of 457 reviews

Reviewed 9 March 2017

To begin with the restaurant is absolutely beautifully decorated making it a pleasure to sit and dine. The staff friendly and eager to make your experience a posetive one. The owner Took the time to come to our table and explain to us the specials...More

Thank Kerensh
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

The restaurant serves high quality food, with a nice interior. I really had a good lunch, but the price is a premium compared to restaurants locals will consider.

Thank Tom D
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch with 25+ people. A bit on the expensive side given it's in the business district, but the food is worth the money. A large selection of Brazilian and international dishes, good size portions.

1  Thank Raynor B
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

We came on a weekday for lunch, have to wait on the line, then wait for the waiter to take the order. Some women sat beside us 20 minutes after we had taken our order and they received their food first!!! On top of that...More

Thank Juan P
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

I have a wonderful 01-hour business lunch and team meeting here and unfortunately I had such a short time there. The menu is full of great surprises with all traditional choices of typical Brazilian food. It is a 2 floors building with a remarkable well...More

Thank Mauro T
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

If you think you will only hear samba at the heart of Lapa you are completely wrong! Santo Sacenarium - from the same owner of Rio Scenarium and at the same street (Lavradio) - offers you good music (as jazz bossa nova and so on)...More

Thank MLB113
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is Worth a visit with its Church antiques Good food with efficient service I recommend : i am having lunch ah least 3 Times a week

Thank FamilyBrasil
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Santo Scenarium is a great spot for drinks and food in Lapa. We came here after visiting Escaderia Selaron. The caipirinha's were fantastic and super cheap! The food was exceptional (also really cheap). We had the shrimp and cheese bites, the cod balls, and steak...More

Thank Schuyler S
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We were staying overnight at the dismal and depressing airport Novotel, in transit from Paraty to an early morning flight to Salvador de Bahia. Taxis were unwilling to take us to Santa Teresa for dinner, but suggested this street in Lapa, which we were saving...More

Thank anita w
Reviewed 18 December 2015 via mobile

This restaurant has three floors to choose from with some sections only for drinks or snacks or ... Live music on the base floor with dancing action. Most appealing about this huge restaurant is its jawdropping decoration which is like exploring an attic that has...More

Thank David D
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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Martina F
Questo ristorante è aperto di sera?
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se puede ir con niños?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Bar, South American, International, Contemporary
Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 17:00
11:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Lavradio 36, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: 5531479007
  • E-mail