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Carioca da Gema

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Fun place, good deal

We can confirm the positive reviews. If Brazilian music is your thing, you will enjoy the band, the... read more

Reviewed January 21, 2019
Houston, Texas
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Samba Pagode

Nice club with live brazilian samba pagode music. Verz friendly atmosfere. Not expensiv. Funny... read more

Reviewed January 15, 2019
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Avenida Mem de Sa 79 | Lapa - Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-150, Brazil
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Reviewed January 21, 2019 via mobile

We can confirm the positive reviews. If Brazilian music is your thing, you will enjoy the band, the dancing, the drinks, the food. The cover was US$6.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank drwtwilner
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Nice club with live brazilian samba pagode music. Verz friendly atmosfere. Not expensiv. Funny nights .

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank V R
Reviewed January 15, 2019

Know how is a "not for tourists" environment in the heart of the Lapa neighborhood, very different from the shows made for foreigners. You will find a dense atmosphere, in a small place, crowded with people and still you can dance with live music and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

We were here for an end of year office get together. It was a great atmosphere and super music, and loved see people of all ages, shapes, sizes dancing and having a great time.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AmritaJ
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

Excellent brazilian music , wonderful vibe in Rio, we loved the band! Come early - around 9 pm to get a table, because the show starts at half past nine! As a plus , we were a little bit late, but the owner gave us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 991mihais
Reviewed October 29, 2018

Nice music bar near well known Rio Scenarium (Lapa area). Excellent Brazil Jazz!! Very gifted musicians! Crispy sound! We caught a night full of wonderful people and action. Really groovy, man!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HeimwehBebbi
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Excellent live music, great atmosphere, good food and good service. We visited 3 times in all, highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Loved the samba band. Drinks were solid. Food was great. Totally opted here over Bar de Lapa next door. Cover charge was less too, just saying.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We've got there to have a light dinner and drinks as options, and the SAMBA as the mainStream ! There were Rixxa and his musicians playing SAMBA all night long. And the rhythm and the melodies were so beautiful and magic that i felt up...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PhStrad
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

The place was recommended by our tour guide and we were surprised!! Food tasted very good, although we had “simple” dishes, they were delicious. The music creates a phenomenal environment and the service is very good too. Fair prices. We had a great time!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank W6863TIadrianaa
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Response from HeimwehBebbi | Reviewed this property |
Guess there is.. back in Europe now.. their website will give you the weekly program. Cheers, enjoy!
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Almost !
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Response from davemartin3 | Reviewed this property |
Good choice. You will love it. We got the concierge at the hotel to book us a tabble which was held till 20.30. However we got there at about 19.45 and had a choice of where to sit. The place had only just opened its doors... More