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Brazilian, Bar, South American
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Rua Senador Vergueiro 2, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22230-001, Brazil
55 21 2556-0538
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 am
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016

The starter was rubbish - scrag ends of chicken was what we got instead of chicken breast, wings and thigh pieces - to be honest the starter was more of a 'puttaoffer' than an appetiser - could have been eating a fat person's thumbs chopped in pieces because that's what they looked like - service was the same lousy and... More 

Thank Tracy W
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 via mobile

Great people, great food, great local beer, great TV sport channels. Right in front of the beach, great looking meninas.

Thank Al H
Trinidad, West Indies
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

We were looking for a quick lunch before heading to the airport to catch our flight. Food tasted ok. The drinks were even better. Interesting combos. We visited on May 18, 2016.

Thank trinijamqueen
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2016

I stopped on a sunday afternoon whilst walking along Copacabana. I've been to the Devassa in Ipanema on previous trips to Rio and had always been impressed, especially with their Bem Loura beer - the tastiest beer I've had in Brazil. I only wanted a beer to cool off from the relentless heat, but the service was appalling. I can... More 

Thank Wardy144
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

I ordered a big plate of everything because I wanted to try chicken, beef, onion rings, sausages and more. And it was the biggest disappointed in rio!!! Everything was super dry and tasted nothing. Stay far away from this place

Thank Hborgfjord
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I visited this location and it was amazing! I had the steak with Alfredo pasta, but the sauce is not like back home in America which made it even better! Our waiter was great and attentive! I highly recommend this place!

Thank Ashley J
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Would recomed! The waiters are very friendly and nothing is too much trouble for them. Food is typical pub food but is delicious and not badly priced thumbs up from me, will be going back.

Thank melanies1986
San Antonio, Texas
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146 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

After checking out a Movie at Largo do Machado's Kinoplex, went to this Restaurant for dinner! We finished watching a Copa America game while drinking some cold Devassa beer. Pretty fun place and decent service...Bom Apetito!!!

Thank R2_Ramirez
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2015

great buffet a lot of varietys and delicious food, we really enjoyed great staff also, free wifi for customers, and all you can eat! love it

Thank Larissa09
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80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 1, 2015 via mobile

Ate here a couple of times and very tasty for fast food. Large helpings delivered swiftly once ordered. The lunch time sandwiches were also tasty and ample. Worth a visit.

Thank Snooter

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Brazilian, Bar, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Senador Vergueiro 2, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22230-001, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: 55 21 2556-0538

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