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Belmonte

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Brazilian, Bar, South American
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Praia do Flamengo 300 | Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(21) 2552 3349
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california
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

This is a wonderful place to grab a bite to eat. Recommended by the Grand Hyatt Hotel we were not disappointed. Price was very good and a very popular place for locals. The food was fresh and the meats were tasty and fresh. Pizza crust was very good and everything we ordered was delicious. I would recommend it to anyone... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015 via mobile

Stopped by Belmonte for a bite to eat. This place was great! The service was excellent. The waiters are attentive and our drinks were served promptly. Our lunch was presented and played by our waiter. We enjoyed lunch and we will definitely go back to this spot again!!

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exeter
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

a great local bar.lots of atmosphere. great caipirinhas, etc. warm staff. great service.we will always go back whenever we are in rio

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New York City, New York
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This spot is great. A family friend lives around the corner and took me here while visiting. The pasteis are tasty and there are lots to choose from. They serve ice cold Chopp, which has become my go-to favorite in Brasil for draft beers. As far as I could tell, this place was all locals, probably some businessmen, mostly low-key... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

Just visited for dinner, place is very busy even on a weekday, but for good reason great food and great service. One of the best meals we've had in Rio.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014 via mobile

I've went to Belmonte several times but this was one of my worst moments. We ordered a Spicy Shrimp and were contemplated with a small and not even a little bit tasty dish... Very disappointing. Lots of money for no reward... Beer ok. Other typical dishes (pasteis and empadas) ok.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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67 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

I have been in this restaurant to try a new place . Well maybe because world cup , but that place was not nice at all . Millions people ,45 min wait from our requests to getting food ,extra dirty floor . Food was very average ,nothing special .picanha (beef) quite dry and bacalao (cod) with lot of salt .... More 

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Thank LeoMarwin
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The best Brazilian we've had in Rio, we were recommended to go here by a local and I would definitely recommend to others. Most of the dishes are for sharing which makes the meal great value. Very tasty food, staff were extremely helpful & friendly and the atmosphere was buzzing.

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Brooklyn, New York
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I was in Rio for almost 2 weeks and went to several Belmontes (there are a few in the city). Love everything about it: the food, the decor, the service, the vibe. A totally solid, reliable standby. I miss the bolinhos de bacalhau the most. If there was a Belmonte in Brooklyn, where I live, I'd go there once a... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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94 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

Good location, nice atmosphere. Staff is very friendly and the beer flows ice cold. The menu is pretty rich for a bar. The price is fair. A it noisy if you are looking for a quiet meal, but it is an authentic local buteco.

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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
Brazilian, Bar, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praia do Flamengo 300 | Flamengo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: (21) 2552 3349

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?