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Rua Dias Ferreira 233b | Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
+55 21 3205-7154
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“seared tuna” (16 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (8 reviews)
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Brazilian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Rua Dias Ferreira 233b | Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Some say that happiness is not a continuous state but made of moments. A Sunday lunch at Zuka was one of these moments. The place was nice as well as the service. I tried the red tuna with heart palm spaghetti which was just perfect....More

Thank cthompson65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Zuka is traditionally my preferred informal restaurant in Rio. Intuitive and objective cuisine with interesting dishes. It has always been a great surprise with specials and deviations on behalf of the good food and the magic. But not this time. It became really expensive -...More

Thank cargomes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting Rio recently and took a stroll down Leblon one night looking for somewhere to eat. There was so many good options but ended up in Zuka as it was busy and also the menu was available in English! The food was incredible...More

Thank Natasha B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant. Contemporary italian cuisine; very tastefull. I tried the Chef menu with Dove courses obg dinner. O sugest.

Thank FABIO457
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Nice modern decor; food was nice- should be at 780 reals for 3...Scallops starter (2) was no longer on (7.30) so we ordered 2 skewers, and a ceviche. Imagine my anger when I found next day I was charged for the phantom scallops- 86 plus...More

Thank tbonjour
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We went to Zuka at the suggestion of our hotel. We got there just before 8pm without a reservation and managed to get a table. The table staff are very helpful and we ate the Steak with Brazil mashed potato. It was beautiful but for...More

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

This is the best restaurant in Rio. Food was excellent over the top. Had tuna Tartar seared tuna and grilled Octopus as apps all over the top!! Had foie gras with a marshmallow cream that was orgasmic and finished if with a fillet of Red...More

Thank Jaime Y
Reviewed 10 July 2017

No doubts that Zuca"s Seared Tuna with pupunha pasta and cheese sauce is Number 1 dish.But If you like meat I suggest Magret du canard (Duck) that was delicious . White fish cevice is a good choice. Skip the entrees Deserts are goos too.Friendly servisse,usually...More

1  Thank Jacques381
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Enjoyed a delightful meal here. The restaurant has a modern decor, a selection of interesting dishes and friendly service.

Thank tonyrnyc
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Zuka is an excellent choice in Rio, located in the most exclusive area of Leblon. Very well performed and tasty dishes, with a nice cultural mixture between France and Brazil. Nice place to go.

Thank Juampi81
In addition to being one of the most upscale
neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming,
elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the
most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along
with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some
places open all night). One of the best places to
visit is the beach, located under the impressive
“Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 100
Brazilian, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
1:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dias Ferreira 233b | Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Leblon
  • Neighbourhood: Leblon
  • Phone Number: +55 21 3205-7154
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