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Itahy

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Neighborhood: Lagoa
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Itahy
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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
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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: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Galeto delivery

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... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 3, 2014
Anamlopez56
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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New Orleans, Louisiana
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 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...

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Sao Paulo
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61 reviews 61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

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.

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Stavanger, Noruega
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105 reviews 105 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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 

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Montreal, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 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

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Stavanger, Norway
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75 reviews 75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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Manchester, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

We were 3 of us and we ordered Margherita Pizza.. Obviously we were not expecting to eat a Neapolitan pizza.. we ate pizza all over the world and we are currently living in Uk so we know about non Italian pizzas.. Well this pizza was the worst ever eaten! The dough was more like pastry, the mozzarella was mixed with... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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30 reviews 30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2012

Im sorry but the quality of the food here is just heinous. Yes you get extremely generous portions and the service is fine and the price good but idont want to eat crap. Seriously my gf and i ordered seperate dishes, ate half then asked for the rest to go only to throw the rest away.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2012

A fantastic atmosphere, great food, good prices, best wait staff in town. If we're in town for 2 weeks, we'll eat here 5 times. Try the Churrasco (Picanha steak dinner) for two at table side, or their ample traditional Brazilian fare. The pizza is also very good. My wife and I love to eat here at midnight during the week.... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Itahy is a honest place. They offer a good food for a normal price. If you're local and want to save money this is a good choice, I wouldn't go there as a tourist you definitely have better options

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Atlanta
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2011

This is a great restaurant that provides a lot of value for your Reals. Order the BBQ and you get very large portions of meat (I prefer the picanha) and they bring about 1 kilo of meat to your table. The fried fish nuggets, aren't nuggets, but more like fish fingers are so tasty and light and in such a... More 

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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 11 - 22

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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