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Braseiro da Gavea

Praca Santos Dumont, 116, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22470-060, Brazil (Lagoa)
21 2239-7494
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Ranked #138 of 8,614 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Barbecue, Brazilian, Bar
Neighborhood: Lagoa
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Delivery, Late Night
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Aveiro, Portugal
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I went two times to Braseiro da Gávea, while I was in Rio. The restaurant is very well located, the food is just excelent and after you get out from it you have to enjoy a cold beer in the street surrounded by hundreds of people, and enjoy the temperature of the night.The only issue is that you always have... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

For a change, go there for a picanha, or just for a couple of beers and feel the great atmosphere around the place. Definitely after 11 pm, and outside.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

If you are visiting Rio, this is a must go. The food is OK, but the atmosphere is great. It is the best option for at the famous Baixo Gávea, an icon for the bohemian scene in Rio de Janeiro. Don't expect great food, but lots of nice people.

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Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Hi all, I would like to share with you this place that I consider one of the most Carioca's place to lunch in Rio! The meat like te famous Picanha is great and serve easily 2! The Portuguese Stile Fries are awsome crunchy! And you need to try the Farofa with Banana or eggs! They toguether makes one if the... More

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Palmela, Portugal
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Be outside.Inside the noise is terrible. After 8PM long waiting time to get a table. I've been there several times.

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Cali, Colombia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Awesome Steak! Packed with locals, busy and noisey. Delicious gratis sausages to snack before ordering. I strongly recommend this place!

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New York City, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Picanha w/ broccoli rice and probably the best farofa I had during my stay in Brazil. A little banana in farofa makes all the difference, so delishhhh!!!! i HIGHLY recommend this spot!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Downtown Gavea, everyone loves this place! It's very lively and the food is great! You can stay here hours on end with your friends and have a great time. Definitely order many Chopp's, have a couple of linguiça's and then your Picanha with arroz de brocoles and farofa com ovo e banana!

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Lisbon, Portugal
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

If you are staying in the Gavea area then this is your local. The best place to stop for a beer & linguiça (Brazilian sausage) after work with your friends. O Braseiro da Gavea is an iconic establishment in the most social corner of Gavea. Guaranteed to have familiar faces having a beer at any moment, but also a sure... More

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Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
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40 reviews 40 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014 via mobile

We had been to this restaurant many times before. And we like to come back every time we are in Rio. As before we were served very good food. Had Bolhinos do Bacalhau and the mixed grill. Very tasty meal. The portions are huge. I had to take home half of the food for lunch the next day. Service is... More

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Additional Information about Braseiro da Gavea

Address: Praca Santos Dumont, 116, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22470-060, Brazil
Phone Number: 21 2239-7494
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Lagoa
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Barbecue, Brazilian, Bar

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