Rua Aristides Espínola, 19 - Leblon district
Acclaimed by many as Rio’s best restaurant, this elegant and sophisticated restaurant is well known for its excellent and traditional Portuguese cuisine as well as its extensive wine list. The ambience is composed of various antiques and paintings which are available for sale.
Av. Vieira Souto, 1800 - Ipanema Beach
When in Rio, do as the “Cariocas” do. And this certainly is the place to do it. Very informal and casual atmosphere at this colorful beach front sidewalk café, located on the fashionable beach district of Ipanema.
Copacabana Palace Hotel - Av. Atlântica, 1702 - Copacabana Beach
Located within Rio’s landmark hotel, this sophisticated restaurant offers impeccable service and cuisine from the North of Italy, prepared by Chef Carli, as well as discreet ambience shared by the rich and the famous that make Copacabana Palace their home in Rio.
Av. Atlântica, 3056 - Copacabana Beach
This friendly Italian sidewalk café is located directly on the Copacabana Beach sidewalk. Live music and its excellent Italian cuisine are a must for those who wish to enjoy an evening on Copacabana Beach.
Rua Barão da Torre, 600 - Ipanema district
This is certainly one of Rio’s best steak houses. With a sophisticated and classic decoration in a refined atmosphere, this is the restaurant for those who enjoy an evening of excellent food and service.
Rua Maria Quitéria, 136 - Lagoon district
This small and popular restaurant, located on the Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon front, offers a variety of pizzas and pastas in a very local and friendly atmosphere.
Av. Henrique Dumont, 62 - Ipanema district
Margutta offers casual atmosphere with touches of sophistication. This smart restaurant has well earned the reputation of being one of Rio’s best.
Marius CrustáceosAv. Atlântica, 290/A - Copacabana Beach
This unique and informal restaurant carries on the tradition and quality of its name with its excellent buffet of antipastos, fresh pasta with seafood as well as a large variety of fresh and grilled seafood served in the famous “rodízio” (all-you-can-eat) style.
Rua Custódio Serrão, 62 - Botanical Gardens district
This signature restaurant located in the bucolic residential area of Jardim Botânico is well known for its elegant ambience and French cuisine combined with exotic tastes of Brazil.
Rua J.J. Seabra, 19 - Botanical Gardens district – Italian cuisine
Quadrifoglio has long enjoyed the reputation of being one of Rio’s best restaurants. Under the excellent supervision of Silvana Bianchi, this is a cozy restaurant with intimate and elegant setting, as well as excellent cuisine and wine list.
Rua Barão da Torre, 192 - Ipanema district
Very good Italian/seafood cuisine offering fresh seafood catches of the day. The restaurant is large and the decor smart. Satyricon is one of Rio's more attractive eateries where the food, fortunately, is an enhancement.