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Luigi's

Italian, Pizza, Pasta
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Rua Senador Correa, 10 | Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22231180, Brazil
(21) 2205-5331
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 28
    Excellent
  • 70
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good choice for italian cuisine

Nice italian cuisine with a brazilian(ish) atmosphere. Fair service, great food. Worth a visit if you're in Laranjeiras.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2013
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Great service wonderful food at good price.Hidden gem in Rio well worth a visit going to the statue of christ this is close by.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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29 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Actually, this restaurant has the looks of a real trattoria which time forgot. It urgently needs improvements. Chairs are horrible, no air, service is bad. Food, though, is average. And the pizzas are correct for Rio´s standarts. At least, the one and only Pinot Grigio they have is very good.

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Toronto, Canada
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Luigi's is a colourful and comfortable venu placed in charming colonial house. Filled with paintings and photos of Venice, the decorstills feels Brazilian.The menu is filled with varied and interesting choices. There is a definite Venetian accent to the menu. The wine list is reasonable and varied. The duck and lamb were superbly cooked. The house made pastas are wonderful.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013 via mobile

Nice italian cuisine with a brazilian(ish) atmosphere. Fair service, great food. Worth a visit if you're in Laranjeiras.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

The Laranjeiras neighborhood is not part of Rio's touristic circuit (except as a way to the Corcovado), so few people remember that you can find good food there. Luigi's is a small italian restaurant with simple but delicious dishes. Located in a side street away from the traffic, most of the tables in a patio, the restaurant has a unique... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2013

Being a resident of the Laranjeiras district in Rio de Janeiro, this is my favorite restaurant in the zone. Luigi's menu is simple yet full of delicious surprises, the most remarkable being the featured recipes from the Veneto. I specially recommend the Spaghetti alla Serena (with shrimp and ginger) and the Filetto di Pargo in Cartoccio. The Risotto d'Anitra (duck... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

This a really good Italian restaurant in Rio: just testified by our international group of 6 - among them one Italian ;) We really enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere, nice service, outdoor sitting, and foremost the excellent food. Especially the pizza from the wood oven is a highly recommended choice! Pizza and pasta dishes cost around BRL 40 each. Great value... More 

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Rio de Janeiro
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

We often go there on weekends, it's a italian restaurant, so you find wonderful pastas, risottos, pizza. Each month they have specials. I like the wines, specially Prosecco in summer

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Senador Correa, 10 | Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22231180, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: (21) 2205-5331

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pasta
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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