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Avenida Vieira Souto 234, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-004, Brazil
+55 21 22679282
Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 00:00
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

Have wanted to try this restaurant for a long while. Tonight we did, but wish we had not! Service poor. Music awful. Atmosphere/ambiance - none. Food, really not worth it and lacked originality. Needs a few basic things to make the place appealing. Could do with better wait staff. Change the old chairs to modern ones and that will make... More 

1 Thank PhilGlobal
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84 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016

Heard very good things of this place. Went for dinner on a Friday night. The place has about 10 tables in the bar area and most of their tables in the back. The back area was closed. They had one waiter and another gentleman that seemed to be the Manager or owner. Ordered dinner. Duck Risotto. Arrived glazed as if... More 

Thank Monteco
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We came there around 9pm and were full of enthusiasm after we read the reviews on tripadvisor. We were so dissapointed. The staff didnt understand English and we had to explain twice What we have ordered to two different waiters because they kept missunderstanding our order. when the food finally came it was really bad, overcooked and tasted like can-food!... More 

Thank Kickikane
The Food Valley
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

For almost two weeks we've seen this restaurant every day while walking to the beach. We decided to give it a try and it's been a very good dinner overall. Good food, good people, good choice of wine by the glass and nice atmosphere. We recommend Vieira Souto!

Thank Revver
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere, refined food and superb hospitality. Host was well informed concerning wines and other drinks. Easily accessible from Ipanema or Copacabana.

Thank Guido V
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

All plates on the menu are exceptional, each with their simplicity and diversity that you don't find anywhere in Rio

Thank Nicolle V
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

The restaurant is nice, but too small and quiet. The food is good, but over priced! The drinks are definately over priced! for the restaurant of this range, they should know not to serve the red wine in a glass for the white one.

Thank SuzanaBeleza
New York City, New York
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247 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant at least four times over the years and must admit that I'm quite impressed with the quality of food and the consistency of such quality at each visit. They also have a good selection of wine to go with your pasta or risotto.

3 Thank Camila120428
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88 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

It is a different place. History, bar and restaurant are together. It is a place to revive a little bit an ancient Ipanema. I recomend to know.

1 Thank Ultimo M
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

Really nice staff, beautiful location, nice mood, tasteful menu. Ask for a table next to the balcony, be it on the first or second floor. I suggest the small sweet sausage as appetizer and the AMMA chocolate with ice cream dessert. Vallet service is offered, but it is an easily reacheable place by taxi or subway (General Osório stop, Ipanema... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Vieira Souto 234, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-004, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: +55 21 22679282

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

Staying in Ipanema

Neighbourhood Profile
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
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