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Rua Ronald de Carvalho, 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
+55 21 2275-5596
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (31 reviews)
“wraps” (7 reviews)
“veggie plate” (3 reviews)
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Lebanese, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Ronald de Carvalho, 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
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Reviewed June 9, 2011

Try the shawarma main dish. It's fabulous! I suggest the hummus and baba ghanouj spreads as well.

Thank Heitorpp
Reviewed May 19, 2011

I've been only once at Amir Restaurant but I found the food and atmosphere nice. The best find, however, was the delivery service at lunch time. They make great sandwiches with fresh pita breads, hummus, salad, falafels, etc. Perfect for a quick lunch at work!...More

Thank dinetonoli
Reviewed April 14, 2011

I recommend anything, but suggest the kibes, burekas, schwarma, humus. Great place that locals love to go for Lebanese food.

Thank SouDoRio
Reviewed January 13, 2011

Our family has eaten at Amir for years and the restaurant has always had some of the best Lebanese food in Rio, at some of the best prices you'll find for a meal of this quality anywhere in Rio. The dishes are always fresh and...More

1  Thank wwpalmer
Reviewed December 19, 2010

The service was exceptional and the food was great too!! Lovely turkish cuisine in amounts we couldn't finish!! Definiately worth a visit.

Thank krisandjase
Reviewed July 2, 2010

The cuisine from Lebanon served in Amir is amazing! Very good price for value, nice location and very knowledgeable and welcoming Chef.

Thank AlexisB1
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Reviewed June 19, 2010

Freshly prepared, authentic and tasty lebanese cuisine. Cheap and cheerful dining room decor but the food makes up for any shortcomings in the ambiance. Ask for a combination mezze plate.

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Reviewed April 2, 2009

Got food posioning. Even if I had not got sick, the food here really is extremely average, like eating at the local lebanese takeaway. Being from Sydney, Australia I am lucky and live in a city with very high standards for cusine. The restaurant was...More

2  Thank Cfan41
Reviewed March 15, 2009

Great arab food. Truly the best in Rio! Ask for the harissa for an extra kick.

Thank jetlagtwo22
Reviewed February 2, 2009

wonderful lebanese food fresh salad, falafel and hummous, stuffed vine leaves etc, and tons of meat dishes to choose from. decor is basic and service a bit brusque but worth it for the culinary expertise.

1  Thank loumcd
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
$9 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Ronald de Carvalho, 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighborhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2275-5596
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We are the BEST ARABIC restaurant in Rio de Janeiro! Come visit us! We DON´T have HALAL FOOD!
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