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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
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  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in trendy Santa Teresa, very nice bar and restaurant with nice design. There is a lot of art on the walls, very nice. The owner is a very nice person, it was a pleasure to talk to him. Food is very good, simple but...very good and tasteful. They have an extensive list of local cachachas. Highly recommended!More

Date of visit: November 2021
Reviewed August 6, 2021 via mobile

If you enjoy food from Minas then this is the place for you. It was really excellent. I would start at the top of the hill rather than try and walk up after a meal here. You may be somewhat unsteady on your feet and...you will be full. The owner and the staff are delightful. It was full of Cariocas who were evidently enjoying themselves. A good sign.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed November 30, 2020 via mobile

A friend brought us to this lovely little place in the santa teresa neighbourhood and it didn't disappoint. The food here was amazing!! We got in before the evening rush, it can be very hard to get a seat at dinner time. We ordered a...type of stew ( Feijão tropeiro com pernil) to share and also got some Porções de Pastéis which are Brazilian pastry and Torresmo, which are pork crackling and a few Caipirinha to wash it down with. Simple dishes done very well, amazing! Definitely worth a visit to this place! I'll be back!!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 21, 2020

We were on a private tour on a rainy day and stopped here for a snack. They were't open yet but knew our guide (Rafael Torres Lopes) and served us. We had very good (unusual) Bean Empanadas and appreciated the history of the Bar. The...staff was very pleasant.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed February 18, 2020

It was a last morning in Rio and we decided to visit Santa Teresa, nestled on the hillside overlooking the city. Full of charm and bubbling with life. There was a sort of mini carnival and the place was jammed with mainly young people in...vivid costumes. We found this gem of a restaurant, but did not have a clue what to order. We sat next to two young guys and as luck would have it their food was just being served. As of one voice we said -"we'll have what their having". It was great. Judge for your self!More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 13, 2020 via mobile

If you really want to have the best lunch in St Teresa just come here !! Amazing lunch, excellent service and cery cheap ! Highly recommended !!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 25, 2020 via mobile

Our guide dropped us here after a tour and insisted we order the fajeoldi. After 2 delicious caipirinhas we had the nerve to try. It was very good, albeit a bit salty. We split one portion and couldn’t eat dinner that night! Pleasant staff

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 23, 2020

Had my first feijoada here and have to say it was very disappointing. The dish was on the salty side and the pieces of meat in it were tough. The rice it came with was only warm not hot. The actual restaurant was a bit...on the dreary side. Place was BV recommend but can't see why.More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 22, 2020

I set my name (for 3 people) on the waiting list and waited by the door more than an hour, just to watch other people be passed in front, for diverse unreasonable reasons. What a disappointment.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 25, 2019 via mobile

Lots of local people here hanging out with there friends and family, especially through the weekend, when it can be hard to get a table. Great cachachas and hearty and rustic food, beans, chicken and pork. Filling and great taste, even though it’s not any...subtle dishes.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Frequently Asked Questions about Bar do Mineiro

Yes, Bar do Mineiro offers takeout services.

Yes, Bar do Mineiro is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Bar do Mineiro is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5