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Olympe

Rua Custodio Serrao 62 | Lagoa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (Lagoa)
(21) 2539 4542
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Ranked #8 of 8,565 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $60 - $150
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Lagoa
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Lagoa
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
New York City, New York
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

Olympe is truly a world class fine dining restaurant. It's expensive, but not out of line with food of this quality in Brazil or anywhere else. This was without doubt the best meal we had in Brazil. The dining room is intimate, romantic, tasteful and elegant. The service is warm, professional and attentive. We speak almost no Portuguese and they... More

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Macaé, RJ
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 NEW

A great experience! We had a tasting menu harmonized with wine. Different and unimagined flavors and combinations. Wonderful!

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San Antonio
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43 reviews 43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I was recommended this restaurant by a friend and had a wonderful experience. There are a lot of options to order A la Cart or choose one of the tasting menus. Definitely each dish came with great presentations and great combination of flavors. They have great wines. The staff did not speak much English or Spanish so they did not... More

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Oslo
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The food here was great. We had a tasting menu and got 5 diished. The sizes of the dishes were big enough to get you full. The best dish I had was duck with foie gras and also the shrimp risotto. The onlybthing that dissapointed me a little was the creme brulee as it just tasted okay. The texture was... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Brazil meets Europe. A unique experience of aromas, flavors and textures. Sometimes a bit strange but still unexpected food pairing. If you are in Rio, don't forget to try this Cuisine.

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Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

One of the best food I have ever tried... Excellent service, great wines and food, dessert... Location is great, it is a small restaurant and very exclusive. Prices are high but not much more than prices of average great restaurants around... I ate a shrimp risotto that was delicious! Just be prepared to spend around 200 dollars per person for... More

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Monterrey, Mexico
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I read that this restaurant was Franzilian, a fusion between french and brazilian and it´s completely true. You can choose a la carte or a tasting menu of 3 or 5 courses. Choosing 5 courses made a fantastic dinner, since each course was really a taste, a small portion. Not only the flavour was delicious, also the presentation of each... More

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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

super food and super service, we had the degustacao and was fabulous. It was the only gastro restaurant we found in rio, as everywhere else is really average.

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014 via mobile

We had a great meal here. The ravioli starter was amazing as we all the mains we ordered. They were also very accommodating for the vegetarian we had on our table. Definitely worth a visit if you're in Rio

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

It's was simple awesome!!! The waiters were friendly I really appreciate that!! The food was amazing and the chef really cool!! Price a little bit expensive but I don't care! Hahaha!! Good place!!!

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