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Cafe 18 do Forte


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner


Brazilian, Bar, Cafe
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Brazilian, Bar, Cafe
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place has a beautiful view and amazing food. Strongly recommend their shrimp dishes! This is a must go while visiting the Forte do Copacabana!

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank roxanaq904
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Most amazing view on the Copacabana. Food and hospitality (Jucelino) are great as well. Would definitely recommend this place to anyone!

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank RubenBoschman
Reviewed May 9, 2019 via mobile

Most go to visit this place! The food was good and the view is the best you can get!! The service from jucelino was amazing, super nice guy! Go visit this place, you will not regret

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Sander H
Reviewed April 14, 2019

This is the second cafe inside the forte (you have to pay admission to the fort to get in) and we really enjoyed it. The views are lovely and the food was exactly what we wanted - they do a range of brunch type meals...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Backpacker753
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Well sized brunch for a decent price with an amazing view. This is for sure a place to visit if you are in Rio.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Gustav B
Reviewed April 10, 2019

This is a charming little cafe located inside a still active however for touristic purposes military fort in Copacabana beach area. This cafe is inside the fort so you cannot drive in there unless you are permanent party, visitors have to pay for admission to...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

Very popular cafe and restaurant at the Copacabana fortress, well worth waiting for a table. Nice selection of beers from local microbreweries. The octopus had was delicious.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Anders J
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

This is one of two cafes inside the Copacabana Fort Museum. Both the cafes have great views but I chose this as it was the closest one to me after finishing the museum. Apart from the view, the desserts are to die for. Easily among...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank deepakgupta5
Reviewed January 14, 2019

We came here because the other restaurant inside the fort was packed and im glad we did. They had a full menu with local dishes. The moqueqa was delicious, so was the meat

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank skydive4
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

In the Copacabana fortress someone can find Cafe 18 do Forte. Food was nice, view amazing, but the service was slow and difficult to communicate in English.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 900eftychiat
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chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
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