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Jardim Secreto

Av. Das Tres Cachoeiras 3899, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 57200-000, Brazil
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“trout” (2 reviews)
“secret garden” (2 reviews)
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Italian, International, Mediterranean, European, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
Av. Das Tres Cachoeiras 3899, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 57200-000, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed January 2, 2018

The restaurant lies off the touristic center, yet not far. The name of the restaurant reflects its environment: private, beatiful and peaceful. Service was outstanding, and the food, with unique recipes, was memorable. Great choice for couples.

Thank Ricardo M
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

One of the best options in Penedo region. Good service, cosy ambience, exquisite dishes. Try the “Prato da Boa Lembrança”. Always a good choice and you get a man-crafted plate for decoration.

Thank Andre R
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We arrived late for our lunch reservation and lost our table, ended up close to the toilets which carried a certain aroma. Starters very ordinary and uninspired, main course only slightly better, noisy ambience from large family parties. Didn't stay longer. Slow service, especially on...More

Thank gazinho
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with pleasant environment. Good food and fantastic desserts. Very professional service eventhough slightly lacking in warmth. I think definitely worth a visit.

Thank tarulaki
Reviewed May 2, 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant 4 times over the last years whenever we stayed in Penedo. I think it is the best one in town. The prices are honest and the food has always been of good quality and tasty. Maybe not inventive cuisine but not deceiving....More

Thank Koen v
Reviewed January 31, 2017 via mobile

After checking all good comments here, we decided to try this restaurant ourselves in one of our trips back to Sao Paulo and were very much satisfied with this great experience. The place is just cute and charming. The service was excellent (it does not...More

Thank Luisa C
Reviewed January 9, 2017

If you are staying in Penedo for a few days, you have to include a dinner here. I would always ask for the trout (done in may different ways).

Thank edhua
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

It's a beatiful place, well located, great ambience. The food was good, really good, the price is fair, you pay for the place and not just the food. Unfortunatly my visit was disturbed by a very loud kid, the parents didn't even care about there...More

Thank Leonardo B
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Based on the reviews I had high expectations of this restaurant. I was not disappointed in any way. From the lovely well tended garden, to the tastefully appointed dining area and the spotless restrooms, every detail in this place show a labor of love and...More

1  Thank PassingThruAmericas
Reviewed May 25, 2016

The Secret Garden is a wonderful and a romantic place to take your love for a quiet and romantic bite or two. ALthough we were at Penedo as part of a business visit, we decided to go here as it was highly recommended by the...More

Thank Rahul D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Das Tres Cachoeiras 3899, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 57200-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Itatiaia  >  Penedo
  • Phone Number: +55(24)3351-2516
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