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Cafe Botanica

Botafogo
Coffee Shop, International
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Rua Capitao Salomao, 14 loja B | Humaita, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
55-21-2535-2465
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8:30 am - 7:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:30 am - 7:30 pm

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  • 7
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good alternative for lunch!

It is a very small place but the daily lunch alternatives are always very good! They usually have beef, fish and chicken as alternatives. Excellent choices of bread to taste and an awsome chocolate browne! If you like chocolate you need to try that! For sure you will buy on more slice to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 3, 2014
Flavio D
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

It is a very small place but the daily lunch alternatives are always very good! They usually have beef, fish and chicken as alternatives. Excellent choices of bread to taste and an awsome chocolate browne! If you like chocolate you need to try that! For sure you will buy on more slice to go! Enjoy!

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Petropolis, RJ
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101 reviews 101 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

I am writing about the Café Botanica at Rua Capitao Salomao just off Rua Voluntários da Patria in Botafogo. Some of the reviews on this page refer erroneously to the cafe inside the Jardim Botanico. Food is excellent, fresh and made tastefully with good ingredients. But before you go please prepare yourself for the dizziest service in Rio de Janeiro.... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2010

Great food, great service. We ate salads and a suffle. Didn't have time to eat desert, but they looked very nice!

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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2010

I visited Cafe Botanica Restaurant twice last week, once for afternoon tea and once for lunch. The afternoon tea, like the owner, is decidedly English, with both tea and an excellent single farm coffee, and everything you might miss from Blighty - muffins, cookies, brownies, and tasty cakes. The cafe was almost constantly full the whole afternoon, no tourists, just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Capitao Salomao, 14 loja B | Humaita, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Botafogo
  • Neighborhood: Botafogo
  • Phone Number: 55-21-2535-2465

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, International
Open Hours
Monday
8:30 am - 7:30 pm
Tuesday
8:30 am - 7:30 pm
Wednesday
8:30 am - 7:30 pm
Thursday
8:30 am - 7:30 pm
Friday
8:30 am - 7:30 pm
Saturday
8:30 am - 7:30 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?