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Salitre

Barra da Tijuca
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Av das Americas 3900 lojas 157/158 | Barra, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-002, Brazil
(21) 2408-3239
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Dinner at Salitre

Nice dinner at Salitre. Food was very good and we had a long list of wines to choose. We could hear good music there too.

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4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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RIO DE JANEIRO
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Nice dinner at Salitre. Food was very good and we had a long list of wines to choose. We could hear good music there too.

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Katy, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Another good restaurant in terms of food but with deficient service. Waiters sometimes seem to have more important things to do other than serving the tables. Prices (especially for wines) are again too high.

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Rio de Janeiro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I like - and frequently dine or have lunch here - and I´m always satisfied with the food and the service. The winery is one of the best in Rio de Janeiro and the prices are not excessive. I recommend it.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Pleasant & modern ambient, very good service and an excellent contemporary food. We can recommend a grilled beef steak or a duck. The dessert was outstanding too, with a real whipped cream! We will surely come back.

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2013

The new Salitre Restaurant in Ipanema, now at Rua Barão da Torre, 632 (Tel.: 2540-5719), is under the famous Chef Christophe Lidy's impeccable supervision. In an old house dating from the beginning of the 20th Century, totally refurbished, you'll find one of the best restaurants in Rio de Janeiro. Great food, formule prix-fixe for lunch, friendly service and a good... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This restaurant, in Barra Shopping - Barra da Tijuca is very good for those who love wines. They have an excellent cellar and the chef now is Christophe Lidy, famous for the wonderful food we can taste there. The place is also very well located because we can shopping at the biggest shopping in South America (more than 500 stores)... More 

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Rio de janeiro
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

After being discouraged by a two hour wait to try the new restaurant in Barra, Pobre Juan, I've decided to go back to Ipanema and try Salitre, since recently under a new chef. In a city where meals are becoming prohibitive expensive, Salitre is a breeze. I ordered the lamb and my wife past with seafood, both excellent. Surprisingly, the... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013 via mobile

Some restaurants do look sophisticated on the outside, which leads you to think that the overall experience will be satisfactory, but there are always exceptions to the rule. My mother, my aunt and I had the same opinion about it. The waiter did not smile and seemed quite grumpy. I ordered tomato juice, he place the glass on the table... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2011

Terrific sommelier service, vast and excellent wine menu, good food (with description and suggestion in their own menu of possible harmonizations). One of the few restaurants in Rio where you can have a good wine at an affordable price.

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Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2010

After the movies we were passing by and decided to get in. The last time we were in Rio we looked inside and promised to each other that we would try the place on a next trip. The wine list is vast, although my first choice was not available. We did not have a full dinner but ordered a cheese... More 

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Additional Information about Salitre

Address: Av das Americas 3900 lojas 157/158 | Barra, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-002, Brazil
Phone Number: (21) 2408-3239
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Barra da Tijuca
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: French

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av das Americas 3900 lojas 157/158 | Barra, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-002, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Barra da Tijuca
  • Neighborhood: Barra da Tijuca
  • Phone Number: (21) 2408-3239

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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