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Meza Bar

Rua Capitao Salomao, 69, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22771-040, Brazil (Botafogo)
021 32391951
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Ranked #333 of 8,538 restaurants in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Bar
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Botafogo
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Botafogo
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Antigua
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Tattoo chick at the front needs to go home when she's tired and really shouldn't refer sourly to guests as gringoes when they're struggling with the language at the bar. Even more so when the place is quiet. Either this place sucks to work at or some of the staff have had a really bad day. Hope the food is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Found this place in lonely planet and turned up on off chance we could eat here. Although we had no booking the hostess Vicky found us a table. Great venue and fairly busy. The waiter didn't not speak a word of English, Vicky came back went though everything on the menu and have recommendations. Decided on three tasting dishes each... More

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Mexico City, Mexico
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34 reviews 34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We were there for the Rio burger fest and we were nicely surprised by this trendy restaurant-bar hidden in Humaita neighborhood, offering a cool atmosphere, good service and delicious burgers. Mezza bar features a tasty and original menu and exotic cocktails, great place to go with friends!

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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50 reviews 50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

I went to Meza Bar with my husband and friends to eat special burger from Rio Burger Fest. Bar was crowd and we had to wait more than 1 hour to have a table. This is a lively place where drinks are very good and snacks made very carefully and delicious. The waiters are friendly but sometimes they seemed to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

A few months ago, we went to this bar and had a terrible service. A waitress with a bad humour served us (no attention at all on the table) and to be honest, the bar is not the cheapest around in Botafogo to have such a poor experience. However, we went back and to our luck, we were served by... More

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Went with two friends visiting from the US. We were not impressed, especially because of the weak drinks. Though the waiter was friendly, but when my friend paid the bill at the end with a large bill, which he took and said Thanks! and then never came back with the change. That was unfortunate because we left with the impression... More

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Aventura, Florida
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53 reviews 53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

This was my second visit to Meza Bar and I love this place. It is now my favorite bar in Rio. Awesome drinks, tasty food and nice ambience. Service could a bit better. The waitress took forever to come to our table, but it was minor problem compared to whole experience.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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84 reviews 84 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013 via mobile

This is a great place to relax and have a few drinks and the food is also great! Not the best place in town to meet people but good looking people come here.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013 via mobile

Imperdível pra quem curte ambiente tipo lounge, música boa, comidinhas de excelente qualidade (destaque para o risotto al funghi secchi) e drinks inovadores e originais. Atendimento bem acima da média. Tudo por um preço justo para os padrões cariocas. For who enjoys lounge bars, with good music, excellent quality meals (dont miss the risotto al finghi secchi), original and innovative... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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130 reviews 130 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

Nice atmosphere, modern good looking crowd, excellent music, excellent cocktails, great food and very good service. What's not to like? They recently received an award for best drinks menu and their food options in "green, orange and red bowls" are all very interesting and well prepared. Go for the 3 combo.

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