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Estrada Uniao E Industria N0 12. 601 | Itaipava, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 24 2222-3092
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Hours:
Wed - Sun 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: Created in September 2004 by the chef Sormany Justen, the restaurant II...
Created in September 2004 by the chef Sormany Justen, the restaurant II Perugino - specializing in Italian cuisine - is recognized by Guia 4 Rodas as one of the country's best establishments. No wonder the house received for the fifth consecutive year, the star of the Guide. In addition, Il Perugino won the title of Best 8th Letter of Wines from Brazil in 2011. "We take care to offer, daily, new dishes and good wine options for our customers. All dishes are created by me. We change our menu two to three times a year," says Sormany boss. The attention in the preparation of meals and the unmistakable taste of Chef Sormany cuisine guaranteed in 2006, the title of best Petropolis restaurant. As a result of a perfect job, the chef has received invitations to consultants in Brazil and abroad. Sormany've been in Miami, Orlando, Victoria, Buzios, Sao Paulo, Volta Redonda and Mato Grosso. With extensive experience in developing menus, Sormany created the 30 options that the house offers and every day presents three to four choices of specials. Customers also have at their disposal tasting menu, with three, four and five dishes, plus the Confiance menu, which is a surprise offered by the chef for customers. The Italian seasoning and care to use spices and organic vegetables in dishes are popular with discerning palates. Among the specialties of the restaurant Il Perugino are: the lombata of bue (grilled prime rib), noque shrimp with fonduta cheese, mozzarella ravioli and the orientale salmon.
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  • 69
    Excellent
  • 44
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 6
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Size isn't everything but when the food is delicious it's called a GOAL!

On approach to the establishment there was a perfectly dressed gentleman for direction on parking procedures. He was very polite and seemed to have a smile permanently attached to his face. :D I was attending a birthday party for 32 people and was welcomed at entrance with a choice of introductory... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2014
Danny C
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London, England, United Kingdom
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English first
London, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

On approach to the establishment there was a perfectly dressed gentleman for direction on parking procedures. He was very polite and seemed to have a smile permanently attached to his face. :D I was attending a birthday party for 32 people and was welcomed at entrance with a choice of introductory drinks.Traditional decor throughout. The restaurant had an outstanding collection... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2012

The restaurant was quiet when we arrived as we tend to eat early when travelling with young children, but it quickly filled up while we were there. The menu had a good selection of steaks, pasta, risotto etc and they provided a good childrens selection. When the main courses arrived the steaks were huge - 2 big fillets served with... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2012

The food is great, try the lamb shoulder. The wine list is impressive, unfortunately most of the labels are way above my budget.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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70 reviews 70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2011

It`s the best restaurant in Itaipava.Wonderful food,great deserts,good wine list.Very clean.The staff is kind.Everybody should try this restaurant and can be sure they will enjoy this place.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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957 reviews 957 reviews
459 restaurant reviews
1,610 helpful votes 1,610 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2011

Nice place with very good attention. We had a very good pasta there. Wine list available is very good too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Estrada Uniao E Industria N0 12. 601 | Itaipava, Petropolis, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Petropolis
  • Phone Number: +55 24 2222-3092

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

Description

Created in September 2004 by the chef Sormany Justen, the restaurant II Perugino - specializing in Italian cuisine - is recognized by Guia 4 Rodas as one of the country's best establishments. No wonder the house received for the fifth consecutive year, the star of the Guide. In addition, Il Perugino won the title of Best 8th Letter of Wines from Brazil in 2011. "We take care to offer, daily, new dishes and good wine options for our customers. All dishes are created by me. We change our menu two to three times a year," says Sormany boss. The attention in the preparation of meals and the unmistakable taste of Chef Sormany cuisine guaranteed in 2006, the title of best Petropolis restaurant. As a result of a perfect job, the chef has received invitations to consultants in Brazil and abroad. Sormany've been in Miami, Orlando, Victoria, Buzios, Sao Paulo, Volta Redonda and Mato Grosso. With extensive experience in developing menus, Sormany created the 30 options that the house offers and every day presents three to four choices of specials. Customers also have at their disposal tasting menu, with three, four and five dishes, plus the Confiance menu, which is a surprise offered by the chef for customers. The Italian seasoning and care to use spices and organic vegetables in dishes are popular with discerning palates. Among the specialties of the restaurant Il Perugino are: the lombata of bue (grilled prime rib), noque shrimp with fonduta cheese, mozzarella ravioli and the orientale salmon.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?