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Address: Rua Vinicius de Moraes 39 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-010, Brazil
Phone Number: (55 21) 2287-1497
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am

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Jazz, Brazilian style

The clientele is older, but the music is still fresh. Didn't have any food, so no comment there. Just bossanova til close.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 19, 2015
Nick N
Portland, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

We were told this place was a MUST for tourists in Rio so we went with high expectations of a great night. The food was good and the place was ok but I expected more in terms of the night

Thank Eduardo S
Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015 via mobile

The clientele is older, but the music is still fresh. Didn't have any food, so no comment there. Just bossanova til close.

Thank Nick N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

Good place, mostly visited during lunch. Ambient is old fashioned, the wood furniture around the bar area seems to have lot of years and history on it. Theme on Bossa Nova and Jazz music and Honoring the great Brazilian musician Vinicius de Moraes. Food is good and price is reasonable. Had lunch specials during my visit. Advertise live music, but... More 

Thank G. G
Fort Worth, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014 via mobile

We had several recommendations to visit this club during our stay in Rio. We arrived a bit early for the first show any got to hear the sound check for the 2nd show. The 2nd show is apparently the better act, however after a long day of touring we couldn't stay to hear it. There is a very musty smell... More 

Thank CometFrogs_11
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

a super night out listening to local Brazilian music very well performed by excellent musicians, The food and wine were very good contrary to what we had heard... the place did have a musty smell, however after a couple of glasses of wine we stopped noticing it. The Pizza and Steak can be recommended.

Thank CliveNoble
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013 via mobile

fab bossanova, got the right atmosphere and the place takes you to the jazzy roots. only minus is the un invting smell. but hey, after a while you kind of dont notice... music spot on.. we did not eat, so no comments to that.... big minus is they put a surcharge on the entrance... surely thats not right....

Thank Bent H
Ossining, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

This place felt very special, like we were in the birthplace of the music, similar to hearing jazz in New Orleans or Greenwich Village. Saw two singers, both excellent. We did not eat so can't comment on the food and we did not notice any smell on the 2nd floor as others have mentioned. Prices seemed reasonable for this type... More 

Thank Steve W
Des Moines, Iowa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

When we asked the locals where to go for good music and food, this is one they suggested. We ate on the street level and we all enjoyed our food. We enjoyed the atmosphere and the wait staff. We went upstairs after dinner for the music. This was our first experience with Bosa Nova, but we enjoyed it and the... More 

Thank ShellyPB
Zurich, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2013

We did not wait to see the show as the food was really terrible and the restaurant dingy. We ordered a grilled sole with shrimps and mushroom sauce ... and got a fried and oily fish in a butter sauce with mushrooms and shrimps of the can ... and all this for quite a huge amount!

Thank Aqui4
Moscow, Russia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Music is good, but the atmosphere is not very pleasant... the smell on the 2nd floor is not nice, the pastel and french fries are not tasty and does not seem much fresh... the prices are high. 35 R$ plus to the bill if you are at music show

Thank 507MariaS

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Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.