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Rua Maria Quiteria, 74-A e B | Rua Maria Quitéria, 74-A e B / Barao da Torre 334, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 22473356
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations, Seating

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
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amazing beef: "picanha na chapa"

This place is clean and the staff is friendly. The beef on a hot stone called "picanha na chapa" is just outstanding. enjooooyyyyyy!!!

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 20, 2015
Montevideo, Uruguay
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  • Local cuisine
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Montevideo, Uruguay
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

This place is clean and the staff is friendly. The beef on a hot stone called "picanha na chapa" is just outstanding. enjooooyyyyyy!!!

Thank rincondelindio
Hiroshima, Japan
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

After our long review and patient staff waited for us to review the menu, we ordered the Rosti potatoes. The staff did not hover over us impatiently waiting for us to order as in other restaurants did. We tried the stuffed rosti; both chicken and beef. The beef was shredded, which is not my favorite, but the food was delicious... More 

Thank Jodi D
Montevideo, Uruguay
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193 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

Of course it is a boteco, so you cannot expect great tablecloth or posh dishes. You come here to eat their specialty: picanha na chapa! So I have a nice time, in general for lunch and cook my own picanha in the "chapa" they bring to your table, with a nice beer.

Thank Albert L
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

We had been twice to this place and the food is ok, regular brazilian food but the service has a lot to say, it takes a lot of time to take your food and the way the waiters serve you is really poor, I recommend to go to the other side of the same block at Rua Joana Angelica and... More 

Thank alexander c
Antwerp, Belgium
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292 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

Had a nice medium pepperoni pizza and a coke, quite quickly served. 43 Reals is not cheap for a quick bite!! The noise in that restaurant is terrible!!!

Thank Erwin H
New Orleans, Louisiana
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Got lazy and wanted to eat in so we ordered a galeto (small rotisserie roasted chicken; a Rio specialty), farofa and a salad. The salad was good, the farofa was excellent, but the gale to was only OK. Maybe it would have been better warmer and in house. It's good, don't get me wrong, but we are galeto enthusiasts...

Thank Anamlopez56
Sao Paulo
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88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

Despite of it's good location this restaurant is far to correspond it's neighbourhood. The price is expensive for the sort of food they serve. At the end our bill were even overcharged in R$40,00 as we checked our bill and they add things we have not asked.

Thank cthompson65
Stavanger, Noruega
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110 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We were very hungry and my husband said, we try the first restaurant who appears 'cause we are in Ipanema :) By the same reason I think people get afraid to try the good ones & pay a lot. We paid too much for war food. I asked for some pastels and one of the specials of the day. Disaster... More 

Thank flaviaviland
Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013

This is a good local, small and simple restaurant... it's great for sharing with friends... try the classic brazilian grilled meat "picanha", but don't expect the best of your life... the concept is like going to your local restaurant around the corner to chat with friends at night and have a tasty picanha with beer

Thank F R
Stavanger, Norway
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78 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013 via mobile

Service is good but quality of food is average. Lots of much better options nearby in Ipanema, not worth it

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Maria Quiteria, 74-A e B | Rua Maria Quitéria, 74-A e B / Barao da Torre 334, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Lagoa
  • Neighborhood: Lagoa
  • Phone Number: +55 22473356

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 16
  • Cuisine: Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine


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