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Rua Pacheco Leao 320 loja D | Jardim Botanico, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
21 3256-9052
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Ranked #80 of 8,679 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tue - Thu 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Fri 8:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery, Café
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

After a long walk in the Jardim Botanico we want to rest. The Cafe is a charming place where you can have a coffee, tea or juice with the home made cakes and light food (sandwiches, quiche, and salads). Is good for all ages.

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

A nice selection of sandwiches, quiche, and salads with all sorts of pastries. An attractive place indoors and out (we loved sitting on the patio). Service was good, but not great. Lunch here and a visit to the garden made for a delightful afternoon.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Great coffee, juice, fresh baguettes with generous fillings and some yummy madeleines to take away. But perhaps best part was the very kind waiter who was patient with our lack of Portuguese and seemed genuinely happy that we enjoyed our meal. I wish this was my local!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

Everything about the place is adorable! Loved the bread, salad, pastries and coffee. The service is also super friendly!

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Herndon, Virginia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Firstly, if you are visiting Rio and have the time, go to the Jardim Botanico. A wonderful haven from the city. And to the side by the second entrance you will find this refreshing cafe. Serving NO sodas (imagine that!!) but only fresh fruit juices (and alcohol) and water, this place has a wholesome feeling to it. Little English is... More 

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israel
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great place near the entrance of botanical gardens in rio. Delicious food. Nice atmosphere. Nice area for the kids to play and run around. After a delicious breakfast had a few hours of quiet and great view in the botanical gardens next door. Our best day of a long weekend in rio. Highly highly recommended!!

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Belo Horizonte
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36 reviews 36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

I'm not sure if this is the best bread in Rio, but it certainly ranks among them and is the top bakery in Jardim Botanico. Be sure to watch out for the hours when fresh bread comes out, to savor delicious, mouthwatering buns! Personally, I love the smoked salmon sandwich and the pain du chocolate is to die for!

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Monterrey, Mexico
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149 reviews 149 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

When we arrived to the Botanical Garden, we realized it´s was lunch time and expected to find a fast food coffee shop. Then we stumbled upon this bistro. It´s in the Botanical Garden, but outside the park fence, so you don´t need a ticket. The smell of freshly baked bread welcomed us. The atmosphere was cozy and I only wished... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014 via mobile

Nice tables and friendly service. Compared to other cafes in Rio, this one is really good. Compared to more Thank just the lokal cafes, the good is good, but not great. Though, one of the best places in Rio for a Sunday brunch.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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117 reviews 117 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Apart from the somewhat sluggish service, the bistro, located amidst the lush gardens of espaco Tom Jobim, in Jardim Botanico, caters both for an excellent menu of various styles and sizes of breakfast, and fir a very romantic place for a perky meal.

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Address: Rua Pacheco Leao 320 loja D | Jardim Botanico, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Phone Number: 21 3256-9052
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery, Café

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