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Rua Ronald de Carvalho, 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
+55 21 2275-5596
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“shawarma” (27 reviews)
“hummus” (40 reviews)
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Lebanese, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Rua Ronald de Carvalho, 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 12 February 2017

Went to Amir's with friends. We all had excellent meals at a reasonable price. My wife and I are vegetarians, the veggie meals were enormous. They put what was left in plastic containers, we had a lovely lunch next day from it. Our meat eating...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

A place to try middle eastern food if you have never tasted the real thing. If you have, spend your money elsewhere. Moderately priced and service was ok.

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Dined here for lunch and dinners. The shawarma wraps were huge and tasty with deliciously seasoned meat and veggies. Shared with hubby as too large for me. Dinner options for us was lamb koftas and lamb shawarma with rice . Very busy buzzy restaurant. Unpretentious...More

Thank 1NONLY
Reviewed 23 January 2017

The food is really good and well served ! The service is good and the restaurant is nicely located in front of a small park. I tried several lebanese restaurants in Brazil and I ve been disappointed most of the time but Amir was a...More

Thank Maj S
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Consistently top quality hot and cold mezze served quickly and by attendant but not overpowering staff. Nice atmosphere with outside seating. Great evening, so good we went back 2 nights later.

Thank Plumdonut
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Went here to try and find some spicy food, and we definitely did find it. Food is tasty and offers something different to what you usually find in South America. The portions are very large though so I would recommend you share and order more...More

Thank Manijj
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

A group of us went here for dinner last night. 3 of us are vegetarian and we were spoilt for choice! We ordered falafel and shawarma wraps and the veggies by Amir. There was so much food! The wraps were huge and 1 could have...More

Thank RaniS74
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We had walked past this restaurant many times in the past, but had never stopped to eat there. One of friends told us to give it a try. We should have kept walking and I shall now doubt my pal's judgement on culinary issues for...More

Thank leo s
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Outstanding veg meal. Falafel platter and bean soup. This was our second meal here. The meat dishes look outstanding as well. Didn't get a chance to sample

Thank P G
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Probably the best vegetarian meal you could have in Rio ... not exactly a city known for its vegetarian food! Service was also outstanding.

Thank Parkhurst51
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 21
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
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12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Ronald de Carvalho, 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2275-5596
  • E-mail
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