If you are in Rio and starving to death, but running out of time , so you must try one of the tasty sandwiches from here, my favorite is the pork and pineapple one.
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Since 1955 this traditional restaurant in Copacabana neighborhood has been serving great sandwiches and cold draft beer "chope" to its customers. My favorite sandwich there is the filet mignon with cheese and pineapple.
I visited Rio 5 days from the United States. I ate at Cervantes 4 of the 5 days for either lunch or dinner. Those sandwiches with the pineapple are so delicious. The staff was friendly in trying to find someone who spoke English to assist...More
If you want to have a fantastic sandwich and a cold beer or drink - this is your place. Cervantes has been around for decades and it is well known for its sandwiches - even though they have a very good menu. It is a...More
I have been visiting Cervantes for many years and have always enjoyed a great meal. You can either sit down in the restaurant or eat at the counter. For the fastest service, the counter is the way to go. My sandwich was in my hands...More
These sandwiches are characterised by huge amount of filling of your choice of meat combined with cheese (melted) and (upon your wish) slice of pineapple between the slices of warmed bread. In the bar, the sandwich is prepared in front of you, and you can...More
Cervantes is my favourite place in Rio, not just for the emotional attachment of going for so many years but for the consistent quality. If looking for a quick meal that will give you the best glimpse of carioca life, look no further. Bar counter...More