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L' Atelier du Cuisinier

Rua Teofilo Otoni 97 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20090-080, Brazil
+55 21 3179-0024
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Rua Teofilo Otoni 97 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20090-080, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellente food.,tipcal French cousine. You should choose rhe menu complit. Very good price. The Chef is very kind as are the waiters.

1  Thank 427mariov
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Incredible food! Simple and small menu but delicious. Attentive waiters and cosy feel. Highly recommended! Reasonably priced. Sadly we found it on our last day, otherwise we'd have gone back another time!

3  Thank Steph L
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Please call in advance. The restaurant is VERY small. Probably less than 10 tables available. But that helps the human and particular atmosphere. Upon arrival you will be greeted by the waiters and probably by the chef as well. That alone makes you feel like...More

2  Thank Frederico M
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Had lunch at this fantastic restaurant The appetizers were fantastic, both by looks and taste. The main course was even better, with a perfect balance of vegetables and meat. The sauce was carefully made to complement the whole dish. It all tasted delicious, we all...More

2  Thank CarolineCollins09
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

Delicious french cuisine, but a poor wine menu. Goog location. Very nice place and service. The chef strolls around the tables and make himself accessible.

Thank Eduardo G
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Great experiente. Excellent food. Service like very few in Rio, especially for downtown Rio. Small and cozy place. Make sure you have reservation. The second restaurant in Rio that has perfect air system. You dont leave the place smelling like food.

4  Thank Ana A
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Delicious food and a very special menu. The staff is very kind and attentif. The Chef is marvelous. When I go to city center I always lunch here with my son.

1  Thank reginac469
Reviewed November 16, 2017

Delicious Frensh cuisine in Rio with a great selection of wine. Book in advance. Menu changes daily. this place is amazing!

1  Thank SkanderNasri
Reviewed November 7, 2017

We loved the food, the service, the atmosphere. The owner and Chef is French and he is really into presenting good quality food, with very good options. I trully recomend it.

1  Thank Branca2016
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

I was interested in trying the food at this small restaurant in Rio for quite a while and finally had the chance of doing it. It delivers! Everything was perfect. I strongly recommend the executive menu: three small entrees followed by the main entree and...More

1  Thank MauricioBabilonia
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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Brian B
September 27, 2016|
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Response from RKSR59 | Reviewed this property |
In Brazil we use Reais, currently hovering at about 3.40 reais per one US Dollar.
August 31, 2016|
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Response from latelierducuisinier | Property representative |
Dear Sr ; THANK'S FOR YOU EVALUATION .. The name of the restaurant in Ipanema Is " Le BIstrot Du Cuisiner" located to Avenida Henrique Dumont 71 .. THANK'S and BEST REGARD !! David Jobert
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $54
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Teofilo Otoni 97 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20090-080, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighborhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 3179-0024
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The cozy L'Atelier du Cuisinier meets only 26 diners at a time and has an exclusive service in charge of Chef David Jobert. Trained in French cuisine and with years of experience in Brazil and abroad. David Jobert offers cuisine with creativity and harmony filled with seasonal produce. Dishes are seeking the softness and respect to raw materials, so you can enjoy the simplicity of delicious French flavors. Located in a house arrived in 1883 as part of the Cultural Corridor of the City, is an obligatory stop on the gastronomic circuit of the city center. Come taste the L'atelier du Cuisinier.David Jobert and his team will do everything for you to discover the pleasure of fine dining
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