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Bar e Restaurante Garota de Ipanema

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Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner
$22 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Latin, Bar, Barbecue, South American
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Mix of locals and some tourists here. Good service, worth the 10% charge which is common in Rio. Not sure why other reviewers complaining/questioning this. The Picanha was a great experience! Also we had good drinks and desserts.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cmariab
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on New Year’s Eve and it was very busy but had no trouble getting a table. Also apparently where “Girl from Ipanema” was written. Extensive menu with something for everyone. The food isn’t sophisticated but it is cooked well and there is plenty of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NZ_Mazey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere, food and service was very good. So good we came back a few days later again and we will be back within a week.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank VivianB1092
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bar e Restaurante Garota de Ipanema is a "must do" when in Rio: it is the place where the famous "Girl from Ipanema" song was written. The restaurant has an old fashioned style, with simple wooden tables and chairs. The food is simple as...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank AnneML63
Reviewed December 9, 2018 via mobile

Bossa nova birth area with magical picanha... no Ipanema visit is fair without stopping by....but read the history first...thank you staff....wont stop coming...

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mauricio1971
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely the place where to go . You will délit a real picania with pommes chips or rice . A fabulous brésilien atmosphere. Just don’t wash your hairs before , the meat is cooked facing you on the table and there is a lot of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kathlaine A
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant in which the famous Bossa Nova Jazz song Girl from Ipanema was penned by Antonio Jobin and Vinícius Moraes ( songwriters). It’s a nice bar and restaurant with memorabilia of this event. The food ( we had the Brazilian barbecue) was average but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank arvind1000
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

great location, wonderful staff! we had the shrimp in coconut milk and the salmon and both were so good. has a very relaxed atmosphere, and we had a great server... he was very entertaining, made us laugh a lot.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank anneibe
Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Excellent recommendation from the hotel. Great atmosphere, food and value for money. No complaints whatsoever

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 19aww
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Very cozy place, a few blocks from the beach, the music and the lights made reference to an older time. Ordered a Delicious steak, and beer. Hope to get back son.

Date of visit: November 2017
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February 10, 2017|
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Response from feedbacker_01 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Lisa, the best steak restaurant I enjoyed in Rio is Churrascaria Palace. Best meat I had in the whole Brasil for now (and I'm traveling along the whole country!! I'm in Amazon region right now). The formula is you eat all... More
December 16, 2016|
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Response from _B7891NA | Reviewed this property |
15-20 minutes by taxi. It will be better and not too expencive (approx 30 reals)
March 4, 2016|
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Response from Alcbaker | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall seeing any vegan options and certainly they are very meat focussed - probably not ideal for Vegans to be honest
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