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Rua Barao Do Flamengo, 35 D, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22220-080, Brazil (Botafogo)
22257653
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Ranked #957 of 8,660 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Peruvian
Neighborhood: Botafogo
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English first
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

If the owner is Peruvian is an scamer, Or maybe he's street vendor but definitely doesn't know anything about Peruavian Food but the worst part is they charge you as you are eating in France or New York . Close that place. Understood that people in Brasil need to work but do it right.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I love Peruvian food so I went and checked out the Intihuasi restaurant with my family. The place is very small but nice. Service is good although rather distant and serious. We ordered lomo saltado, arroz con mariscos and ceviche. It was good quality tasty classic peruvian food. The problem is with the price. 50 to 70 $R per plate... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We went dining last sat, the place itself it is a bit tacky in the deco. Looking at the menu I have soob reasized that was quite expensive ( 65 reais for 1 dish of cevice when in Ipanema you can have it for less than a half the price). Service was kinda slow and the deco of the table... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I'm Peruvian so I know what the cuisine is and I don't know why people are giving them high marks for something so below mediocre. This is more of a moderation to the taste of the locals and those who do not know what real Peruvian cuisine is, plus it was far too expensive for something so bad. For example,... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I'm Peruvian -American and I'm working at the World Cup, I was starving to eat my Peruvian Food. Many loco people tell us about this place. I order a plate Called 5 Ceviches , it was horrible 5 ceviches means 5 flavors or 5 different peppers or chilies. It was all one flavor but they put a little bit of... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This is by far the best ceviche in Rio! If you don't mind the slow service and the scanty waiters you will love it! Highly recommend it!

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Rio de Janeiro
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

If you want enjoy a great Peruvian meal, at Intihuasi you will for sure find the real cuisine from Peru. The restaurant is very small and not in a great area, but the food compensate all, as they serve the "Best" Ceviche, the main meals also have the favor you want find from Peru. Don't exitate and just ask for... More 

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Florianopolis, SC
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68 reviews 68 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

The restaurant is small but has a pleasant atmosphere. The food is good, not exceptional, however it is overpriced for the quality and also for the service, as the waiters are not attentive.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Just been to Intihuasi, situated in the neighbourhood of Flamengo, on a street just off Guanabara Bay. I was surprised with the quality and variety of the food. In a rather shabby two-storey building Chef Margarita Sayan from Peru has created a warm, friendly and interesting restaurant decorated with books, articraft and pictures. The portions were of good size compared... More 

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Munich, Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

This restaurant offers typical peruvian dishes. I had a tamales mix as a starter and a lomo saltado as the main dish. Both were good. I also had a Pisco Sour. After eating excellent food at other restaurants in Rio, including Lima Restobar, I was expecting however, something comparable to Gastón Acurio, the great Peruvian cook. This was not the... More 

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Additional Information about Intihuasi

Address: Rua Barao Do Flamengo, 35 D, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22220-080, Brazil
Phone Number: 22257653
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Botafogo
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Peruvian

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