I am going to Marius tonight, its one of my favorite restaurants here in Rio de Janeiro. Looking the webpage to make the reservation I saw some comments from a few foreigners who are telling NOT to go... more
This is the nicest and the most delicious Churrascaria in town. It's an all you can eat style restaurant. The salad back has everything from salads, breads, cheeses to sushi, sashimi and caviar. But... more
Legacy of imperial Brazil, Confeitaria Colombo preserves the elegance of a bygone era. The Belle Époque tearoom opened its doors in 1894 and immediately attracted Rio's high society and intellectuals,... more
I know , I know its a tourist trap but I couldn't resist. We both love that song and we really enjoyed sharing a bottle of wine and mixed grill at the cafe where the song "The Girl from Ipanema "was... more
The atmosphere, the music and of course the food that waiters in turns were coming to serve you as much as you wanted with their huge brochettes of barbecue chicken, fish, meat and you name it.
This was the first place I ate anything in Rio. We were in Ipanema and stumbled upon this completely cute little cafe with an appetizing menu. The staff was so friendly despite not speaking English.... more
If you already visited all the obligatory sights in a strange city, the question arises inevitably then, what program you should organize for the evening.
A visit to this restaurant followed by a... more
Everything is great! Excellent service, you won´t wait to be served, for sure! Great location, Leblon is one of the best areas in Rio de Janeiro.
The food is really tasty and delicious!!!! They offer... more
Kilo restaurants are ubiquitous in Brazil and are a hassle free way of trying local delicacies without knowing the names. You take your plate and help yourself to whatever you like in the colourful... more
I must say that Hard Rock Café was probably the second best family-problem-solver since retail stores were invented! In a cool ambiance packed with Rock memorabilia, a cool terace and cool rock shop,... more
Santa Tereza...this is the first portuguese settlement since the colonization times, the favourite place in the brazilian royalty (Remember we were a portuguese colony, we were a kingdon, we were an... more
Budget time-basis restoran with 15-20 different meal, constantly rolling and bringing a new meat to you. If you wan't a salad you need to take up and walk at most 8 steps. Nice restoran with small... more
La Mole is traditional restaurant in Rio.
the first Restaurant was opened in Leblon in 1958!
The one in Barra da Tijuca was opened in 1974.
Today they have several branches in Rio de Janeiro: in... more
Great Thai-fusion seafood. The restaurant is on a corner just one block down from the beach and has patio dining on a veranda that wraps around the building as well as an upstairs area.
We chose to... more
Brazilian and portuguese food, it's always crowded with people standing outside because it's a nice place with good ambiance and excellent appetizers to eat with draught beer ( chope). It opens at... more
This place is known as a rodizio which is like a barbecue house that has waiters circling the tables serving meat from skewers. You can expect all kinds of meat such as filet mignon and other beef,... more
Eating a delicious local dish of sea food coming from the fishermen all around a wild scenery, that is what you get if you come to Niteroi.
And Niteroi is very close to Rio.
Itaipu lagoon is one of... more
The best place for local specialities, and true old school service, really the most delightful staff. It's in a residential part of the city - I think we were the only tourists both times we went.
As I said above, it is really one of my favourite places toe at in Rio, and I am sure there are much more, and I will always tell about some place new that I find in this planet of food called RIO DE... more
Os melhores sandwiches do Rio de Janeiro, e o melhor de tudo e que funciona durante toda a madrugada diariamente.
The best sandwiches in Rio, open all night long every day Sanduiche de Rosbife com... more
Bleh, thinking about this place sours me. This is a very trendy and nicely decorated restaurant with a lot of good-looking people. I saw this and decided to try it right before I left for the airport.... more
After you come down from the Sugar Loaf, head across the square to the olf fort on the right of the beach. This is a club which has a restaurant open to the public.
The restaurant overlooks the bay... more
Met a bunch of cool people here and the restaurant is 24 hours. We went there to watch the soccer game and it turns out everyone else had the same idea. The food is really, really good and the staff... more
There are several churrasco a kilo restaurants along Avenida Nossa Senhora de Copacabana in Copacabana. This particular one is always popular as it is cheap and has a great barbeque meat section at... more
If God is Brazilian, JESUS CHRIST is from Rio de Janeiro.
It is not San Francisco...but I can say that I left my heart in Rio de Janeiro!!! :) My heart is here, all the values that I have are rooted...
The Colonial Period
The site of Rio de Janeiro was founded by Portuguese explorers as they entered Guanabara Bay on the first of January, 1502. Since the bay was considered the mouth of a river, the...
O Rio de Janeiro, foi uma cidade fundada entre os morros Pao de Acucar e Cara de Cao, por Estacio de Sa com a finalidade de se defender das invasoes francesas que partiam das ilhas de villegayon.
So why is Rio de Janeiro my favourite place on earth? Well in my mind it has virtually everything to offer:
Beautiful world famous beaches such as Copacabana and Ipanema
Wonderful panoramic mountain...
I'm here in Rio! Rio of the Crist, Rio of the beaches, such as Copacabana, Ipanema, Leblon and so many others!Rio of the Sugar Loaf and Rio of the Samba, the Caipirinhas, the Cariocas,The Carnival,......