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Rice 'n' Beans

744 9TH Ave, New York City, NY 10014 (Manhattan)
(212) 254-4444
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Ranked #2,703 of 11,642 Restaurants in New York City
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Price range: $0 - $30
Sun - Mon 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Brazilian, South American
Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Neighborhood: Manhattan
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Johannesburg, South Africa
16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW via mobile

What a surprising find in Hell's Kitchen! Authentic in all aspects! Brazilian owned, tasty feijoada and refreshing caipirinhas. Tucked away behind a Brazilian flag, it's worth visiting for something different.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Delicious delicious delicious! Tucked away in mid-town Manhattan is this nice little Brazilian place. We went there for brunch on Sunday and it was great! Eggs Florentine and the Bacalau omelet with empanadas for starters, black beans for a side and fresh guava juice. Service was great! Place smelled wonderful with all of the dishes cooking and you have a... More

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Questembert, France
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

A warmful welcoming for this Brazilian restaurant ! We had just some caïpirinhas with different flavours but meals besides me were really good-tasting ! Not expensive for the place !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The serves was excellent! Food is authentic and so amazing! We started with the empanadas and cheese puffs. We tried a little bit of everything. I am going back and would recommend this place to everyone. It's small and expect to sit close to other people, just like family.

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Teaneck, New Jersey
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Stumbled upon this restaurant a few years ago with my bf and I loved the creamy black bean soup. We've returned back in to this restaurant a few times since. This last visit I brought my parents who also thoroughly enjoyed their selections of the Brazilian salad and cheese empanadas. For the city, I think the meals are reasonably priced.... More

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New York, New York, United States
18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I work in the neighborhood and stumbled upon this place which was next door to a restaurant that I was heading to for lunch, but had closed! So I went to "Rice 'n' Beans" and have been back 3 times in the last couple of weeks. If the weather here in NYC was not so cold it would have been... More

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Basking Ridge, NJ
Top Contributor
78 reviews 78 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

My friend and I like black beans (I lived in Brazil for 11 years) and after a movie nearby, we decided to try out this restaurant. Clean, nice décor and quick service (only one other table was occupied). We ordered a beef empanada ($2.50) which was okay. I had the rice, beans and sweet plantains ($12.95) - the yellow rice... More

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East Rutherford, New Jersey
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

My husband and I love it come here. When we are in the area we try to set our day up so we can eat here. I could have chosen to go anywhere for my birthday dinner and without a thought I chose Rice N Beans. Its very small and quant, the staff is friendly and the food is consistently... More

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Dayton, Ohio
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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We ate at this small Brazilian restaurant one night before going to the theatre. The service was quick and friendly. We started off with an assorted appetizer platter of cheese puffs, fried sweet plantain and fried yucca. Wished for some sort of dipping sauce for yucca. It was on the dry side. One of us ordered the rice, bean and... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

We happened upon this restaurant by accident, but we were glad we did. The food was simple yet flavorful. It was small and intimate. The chicken leblon was yummy!

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