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Bar, American, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
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Reviewed March 3, 2020 via mobile

Avoid this rip off. The worst ribs I’ve ever bought, the meat tasted like it was boiled 10 days ago, frozen and then boiled again for me to eat. It was grey, tough and tasteless. Simply awful. Then they drown it in a mediocre sauce...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed February 24, 2020 via mobile

Amazing breakfast! We came as a big group and all left absolutely stuffed! Great service! Very busy but worth the wait!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 17, 2020

This was by far my favourite breakfast place! The nicest people ever to work here and they deliver one hell of a breakfast! (several actually) Don't miss a trip to Gringo Cafe! Go for Eggs Benedict and strawberry/blueberry smoothie to start your day of perfectly!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed January 8, 2020

While staying in Inpanema in Rio 3 weeks in November/December 2019 we visited the Gringo Cafe several times for brunch. The scrambled eggs are to die for and both french toast and waffles can be recommended. The bottomless coffee is a treat :-) Staff is...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2020 via mobile

Loved this place so much I went back 3 times. It has a varied menu and the staff are all lovely. I had the turkey club sandwich with honey mustard the first time and it was amazing and I went back for the belly buster...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 29, 2019 via mobile

At first, I have to admit that it’s pretty tough to find a nice place for having breakfast/brunch in Rio (for dinner it’s easy), so the Gringo Café was one of the few options that more or less convinced me. I tried the Eggs Benedict...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2019 via mobile

I went for breakfast and it was quite nice. The staff were very attentive! Prices are not too bad and they have plenty of choice! I went for the “bodybuilding breakfast” and my partner went for the “chicken and waffles”. They are really big portions!...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed December 9, 2019 via mobile

I travel to Brazil pretty often and each time I dine at Gringo Cafe. Every visit, the food gets better and so does the service. If you’re in the mood for American style breakfast, lunch, or dinner, you will for sure want to visit this...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 24, 2019

As a Gringa (read: American), I can 100% recommend this place for a more american style breakfast. I've been here multiple times and have loved everything. Prices are pretty reasonable for a nice brunch. The last time I went I got a cappuccino for 6R...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 14, 2019 via mobile

Came here almost everyday for breakfast. Everything is made at the time so it’s super fresh. Each time it was perfect and always served with a smile. I think one of the beat places around ipanema for breakfast

Date of visit: November 2019
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