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Iraja Gastro

Rua Conde de Iraja 109, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22271-020, Brazil
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“chocolate cake” (10 reviews)
“brigadeiro” (10 reviews)
“tapioca” (6 reviews)
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Brazilian, Contemporary
Rua Conde de Iraja 109, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22271-020, Brazil
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Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Very good surprise. Every thing there is different, starting from decoration. Professional staff. Few options in menu but excellent. I’ll never forget that chocolate cake with fresh cream.

Thank Roselene53
Reviewed April 1, 2018

A choice between the numberless restaurants in Rio is not easy. We decided to go to a relatively new place. We got a nice table in the courtyard, and enjoyed the tappas-style kitchen. It is not cheap but every dish was a real surprise and...More

Thank mundmmuc2016
Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

This was the third time that I went in this restaurant. It is one of my favorite restaurants in Rio. The staff is friendly and the dishes selections are great. The only recomendation is to improve the beer list selection. I drank too different today...More

Thank Ana A
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Great setting in what feels like a courtyard - very bright and airy. The caju gin and tonic was one of the best I’ve had. My favourite dish was the cheese and tapioca dice starter, but everything was delicious from beginning to end, including their...More

Thank EmilyR44
Reviewed February 7, 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot. Beautiful, casual and comfortable room. Excellent service and the food and presentation was spot on. I was there for lunch but I am sure it would be even better for dinner.

Thank travelledbynature
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Irajá has created a new way to try its great dishes. They offer a selection of snacks (try the "bolinho de mandioca") when you are still thinking of what to have, a couple of selection of starters and main dishes that vary from light to...More

Thank menaParaty
Reviewed December 6, 2017

The chef Pedro de Aragão create an interesting menu with small dishes that allows you to share them and so have the opportunity to taste a few. I went for lunch with my daughter and really enjoyed the experience. Because the dishes are unusual creations...More

Thank Ronald Jean D
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Irajá allows one to pick from a menu or try a combination of 3, 5, 8 dishes. Surprise dishes are included in the two last option. I suggest to stay in the middle. The capresi salad is in its 5th version and getting better, the...More

Thank menaParaty
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

The food was great! We tried something different and didn't get the expected - in the greatest way! We were very happy with the food and the service was great! Very cosy and relaxed mood, that left space to enjoy the meal, which also came...More

Thank Magnus L
Reviewed July 22, 2017

Irajá Gastro is a very good high end restaurant in Rio. Food is very creative, the drinks are special, and the Chocolate cake is a must-have.

Thank marciaraedf
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interested in a great nightlife experience - in fact,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Conde de Iraja 109, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22271-020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Botafogo
  • Neighborhood: Botafogo
  • Phone Number: 552122461395
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