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Casa do Fritz

German, Brazilian, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, South American
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Avenida das Mangueiras, 518, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 27580-000, Brazil
(24) 3351-1751
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12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016

Great german food! There is also many trout dishes. They have lots of tipes of homemade beers, and some of theme are incredible. The price is excellent and the service very fast.

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Thank AndreMedrado
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11 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

The food was not so good. We ordered bacalhau and spaghetti. The spaghetti was not so special and the fish was very salty. The waiter didnt take enough time for us and it looked like they where in a hurry.

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Thank Johan d
New York City, New York
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015

I loved the location, just off the downtown area. The restaurant has a wonderful menu and selection of beer. I thought I was in Germany for a moment... I would definitely recommend this restaurant as the food, service, and great selection of craft beers were tops in Penedo

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Thank GREG C
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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126 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Fritz offers typical german food in spite of being located in a charming Finnish village in Rio de Janeiro State. It is not bad, but nothing special. The menu has several options and we tried the kassler, which was good with the sauerkraut, but the typical german potates salad was just reasonable. You will find better options in the city,... More 

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Thank AntonioFrega
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

Conveniently located next to the towns touristic center, we were stopping by Fritz for a quick dinner with drinks. The home brewed beer sounded appealing. Despite the flawless service staff, the food and the unique beer turned out to be unpleasant. This is a once in a lifetime experience, because it is not to be repeated.

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Thank juesema
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

Os garçons são desatentos, esperei 35 min para poder pagar a conta! The waiters are heedless, I waited 35 minutes to be able to pay the bill!

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Northport, New York, United States
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335 reviews
217 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This is a place for true German food lovers, pig knee eaters, potato salad fans, and all things German and fattening. It is lard galore at this place and people seem to love it! My grandparents, who LOVE German food, liked this place very much...though they thought the service was lacking and the food was not the best German food... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Although there were 3 waiter at the door, none of them greeted me as I entered the restaurant. This also happened with the one waiting on my table and as I left the place. Food was too average for the price, but beer was good. Service has to improve a lot to make up for everything else. I'd never recommend... More 

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Thank LIpsilon
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

exactly what you need: in the center of Penedo, good service, tasty home made beers (lager), delicious German sausages and the price completely fair.

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Thank Ilya F
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4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Not a great experience: - beer quality not good - glasses were dirty - the service was overwhelmed But The food was ok: Beef fillet Oswaldo

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, Brazilian, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida das Mangueiras, 518, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 27580-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Itatiaia  >  Penedo
  • Phone Number: (24) 3351-1751

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?