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Address: Rua Vinicius de Moraes, 39 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Phone Number: (55 21) 2287-1497
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Ranked #42 of 88 Nightlife in Rio de Janeiro
Type: Bar/ Clubs, Nightlife
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Type: Bar/ Clubs, Nightlife
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am

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Fort Worth, Texas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

We had several recommendations to visit this club during our stay in Rio. We arrived a bit early for the first show any got to hear the sound check for the 2nd show. The 2nd show is apparently the better act, however after a long day of touring we couldn't stay to hear it. There is a very musty smell... More 

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53 reviews 53 reviews
21 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

a super night out listening to local Brazilian music very well performed by excellent musicians, The food and wine were very good contrary to what we had heard... the place did have a musty smell, however after a couple of glasses of wine we stopped noticing it. The Pizza and Steak can be recommended.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

fab bossanova, got the right atmosphere and the place takes you to the jazzy roots. only minus is the un invting smell. but hey, after a while you kind of dont notice... music spot on.. we did not eat, so no comments to that.... big minus is they put a surcharge on the entrance... surely thats not right....

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Ossining, NY
20 reviews 20 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

This place felt very special, like we were in the birthplace of the music, similar to hearing jazz in New Orleans or Greenwich Village. Saw two singers, both excellent. We did not eat so can't comment on the food and we did not notice any smell on the 2nd floor as others have mentioned. Prices seemed reasonable for this type... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

When we asked the locals where to go for good music and food, this is one they suggested. We ate on the street level and we all enjoyed our food. We enjoyed the atmosphere and the wait staff. We went upstairs after dinner for the music. This was our first experience with Bosa Nova, but we enjoyed it and the... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
5 reviews 5 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

We did not wait to see the show as the food was really terrible and the restaurant dingy. We ordered a grilled sole with shrimps and mushroom sauce ... and got a fried and oily fish in a butter sauce with mushrooms and shrimps of the can ... and all this for quite a huge amount!

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Moscow, Russia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Music is good, but the atmosphere is not very pleasant... the smell on the 2nd floor is not nice, the pastel and french fries are not tasty and does not seem much fresh... the prices are high. 35 R$ plus to the bill if you are at music show

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013 via mobile

Loved the music!!! They had wonderful program but the place was a little smelly. Drinks were overpriced and did not taste well. But if you dont order anything and move past the smell definitely worth visiting for the music

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Florida USA
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54 reviews 54 reviews
13 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2012

This is a fantastic place to go for classic Bossa Nova in an intimate setting. Old fashioned decor, a little shabby but comfortable for listening and having a drink. Avoid the food, it is really bad. Go to dinner first if you can! Reasonable cover charge.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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883 reviews 883 reviews
335 attraction reviews
1,594 helpful votes 1,594 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2011

This place is a little dated, but as it makes part of Brazilian music history, may be interesting iif you're lucky to get tickets to watch some good artist. The restaurant in the ground floor is basic and I stay there just for appetizers and beer. If you would like to diner, you may prefer something better among many other... More 

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