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Tue, 9/28
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Italian, French, Brazilian, Pizza, International
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Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
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Reviewed February 5, 2020 via mobile

What started out promising with a cool feel and setting inside the restaurant lead to over salty food that I found difficult to eat. I have found a lot of food to have more salt that I like whilst in Brazil but here was beyond...edible.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed August 7, 2019

We went there last Sunday 04/08/2019. It was rainy and cold, and there is no provision @ Mama Shelter for such weather. Better go on a sunny day!! I asked for a caipirinha, the attendant brought it but as an aftertought he asked if it...was ok or if it was missing cachaça (?? ). Yes, there was no cachaça in my drink. I asked for some. The food was no special, my wife ordered a hamburger that tasted of nothing. I´m feeling very disappointed because the place has a fantastic location & ambience but the food is not great.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed June 7, 2019 via mobile

Visited here for dinner, amazing place needs a visit. Great menu and staff so friendly good food and drinks definitely recommend

Date of visit: June 2019
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MGalleryMama, Gerente at Mama Restaurant Rio, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2019

Hello Star, Thank you so much for taking the time to sharing your experience with us. It makes me really happy to see that you enjoyed our restaurant at Mama Rio. We hope to welcome you pretty soon! MAMA LOVES YOU Danni Camilo

Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

Went in for late dinner on a rainy Monday night, situated in central Santa Teresa and really nice architecture. Staff was super friendly, food (burata, pumpkin salad and pork ribs) was super tasty!

Date of visit: February 2019
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MGalleryMama, Gerente at Mama Restaurant Rio, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2019

Thank you so much for taking the time to sharing your experience with us. It makes me really happy to see that you enjoyed our restaurant at Mama Rio. We hope to welcome you pretty soon! MAMA LOVES YOU Danni Camilo

Reviewed December 25, 2018 via mobile

Waited for good 40 minutes to get menus, the restaurant being not even half full. The staff just didn’t acknowledge our presence, as if we were ghosts - at a table, which was reserved in advance, no less. Speaking of which - in the beginning...we were put at a bar table in the dark, where nobody did bother to notice us. Good 30 minutes later we moved to a different table ourselves. Then, the orders were forgotten, by two different staff members. No apologies, no refund. Staff members are clearly not up the minimum requirements of the job. It’s a pity, and appalling, ‘cause food was very well made and tasty.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018

Wonderful meal for 4 at Mama Shelter in Santa Teresa. Good vibes on a Tuesday night and we had some great local style food including feijoada. Service was exceptional and we received some great tips from our hostess leading to a very memorable night in...Rio. Highly recommended for a laid back meal out,More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2018 via mobile

We were taken here by our guide, who knew about this restaurant, it has refreshing casual feel. The menu was different with healthy options,which made a nice change. The staff were attentive and prompt as we were in a hurry. Sunday night is jazz night,...with seating for locals to attendMore

Date of visit: September 2018
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CSTeresa, General Manager at Mama Restaurant Rio, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Dear Adamsconz, Thank you for your lovely review. We are thrilled to read your review of your recent visit with us and we are always pleased to hear such positive feedback. Our aim, always, is to provide our guests with an experience to remember and...More

Reviewed April 2, 2018

A lovely environment for this modern hotel, bar and restuarant. We visited for dinner and did not stay there. The food was Italian style in pleasant surroundings. Service was good and reasonable value. Not outstanding but ideal for a casual meal in the Santa Teresa...area.More

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CSTeresa, General Manager at Mama Restaurant Rio, responded to this reviewResponded April 9, 2018

Olá Pabnet! Thank you very much for visiting Mama´s Restaurant in Rio :-) As you said our taget is to have a very good value with a very good casual meal - pizzas, hamburguers in a very modern surrounding. Please come back to Mama in...More

Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Great ambience, relaxed feeling... very comfy seats. Loved this place! Food is good and the Santa Teresa neighborhood around it is very nice.

Date of visit: February 2018
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CSTeresa, General Manager at Mama Restaurant Rio, responded to this reviewResponded February 14, 2018

Hi Elena, Mama is happy to know you feel confortable at our home and that you loved Santa Teresa neghborhood. Mama Loves You too!!

Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

Comfortable and spacious with friendly but unattentive service. Very limited menu. My pizza arrived cold. Nice to have a drink, not to have a meal.More

Date of visit: January 2018
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CSTeresa, General Manager at Mama Restaurant Rio, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2018

Dear Ricky, thank you very much for taking the time to come back on this experience and contributing to our restaurant improvement by doing so. Be certain that your satisfaction is Mama´s priority and that we attach great importance to your opinion. We hope to...More

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  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4