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Balada Mix Ipanema

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Neighbourhood:
Ipanema
Brazilian, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Rua Anibal de Mendonca n0 31 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-050, Brazil
+55 21 2147-0111
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09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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London
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192 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the set lunch here - fish for me and steak for my husband with a choice of sides and salads. Lunch was served promptly and was well cooked. It was all very tasty. Staff helpful and informal setting made for a relaxed lunch.

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Thank tinkers234
Seropedica
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38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Wonderful decoration and personnel. Nice meals and fast service. Space is plenty and not crowded. A good place for a nice light dinner with friends.

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Thank lucia350
UAE
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Well recommended by our hostel so me and my friend decided to give it a try. Besides, it's just few steps away from where we're staying! It turned out to be our go to place! Went their 2 times in a week. The place was quiet, cosy yet classy. Ambiance was great. We sat, chit chat and at the same... More 

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Thank Rhackxzs
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24 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

No problem to leave the beach and get a seat at Balada Mix on your bikinis and flip flops. Many choices of burgers, quinoa, chia, tuna salads, Brazilian food, omelette, pancakes and nice mixes of natural juices. Prices of plates range from 30-50 reais. Ok price for Leblon/Ipanema. Only a block from the Ipanema beach :)

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Thank DepartureGate100
Santiago, Chile
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

It's less than it appears from outside. The service is just average like the food as well. Not so sure if I'd recommend it... The music is very good.

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Thank Cristian M
Tenterden, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for breakfast and was very impressed. The outside tables are small and there is a bistro style feel with paper place mats etc. We had the set breakfast for two which was 45$R so about £15. This consisted of two halved and toasted French baguettes, cheese, ham, scrambled eggs, fresh pressed orange juice and coffee . In fact... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

I love this place. They had a special soup buffet when I was there and it had the most unique and delicious onion and hearts of palm soup, very gourmet. Casual and great atmosphere.

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Thank AndyB0810
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Best sandwich ever. My perfect meal is Erico with cacao/grape juice. They also have a menu where you can order meals like fish, chicken or açaí.

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Thank Frederico B
Halifax, Canada
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148 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016

Balada Mix is a steps away from Ipanema Beach and it was a lovely place to eat on a warm May evening. The menu is large with a lot of healthy options. Service is fast and friendly and it's fun to watch the parade of people going by after they leave the beach.

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France
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39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Great place. Nice drinks, relaxing athosphere. Colorful. They have salads, traditional salads and special salads. Just to give you a hint what they specialize on

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 20
Cuisine
Brazilian, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Anibal de Mendonca n0 31 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2147-0111

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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 Ipanema

Neighbourhood Profile
Ipanema
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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