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“Variety in Breakfast”
Review of Escola do Pao - CLOSED

Escola do Pao
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed August 1, 2012

As the name would translate – this is a "Bread School" So, their breads are marvelous. Assorted juiced & coffees accompany the breakfast selections. Not a place to hurry out of...as they charge fix prices for breakfast.

Thank EdDomingues
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Reviewed March 27, 2012

We decided to have a breakfast there because it was my wife´s birthday. And how glad we were of our decision!
it´s truly an amzing experience to have a breakfast at this place. Great service and fantastic food.
It really deserves a visit. And while there look for the owner that is always by the door hosting everybody that comes to the place.
Really great.
The only downcome is the cost . It´s a really expensive place, but totally worth to go once in a while.

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Thank arthur_almeida
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Reviewed November 29, 2011

Incredible multi-course brunch is a great way to start the day on a Sat or Sun. Our best memory of Rio.

Thank JRVSP
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Reviewed August 9, 2011

Excellent cuisine of irreproachable quality and impeccable service between Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas and the Botanical Garden (Jardim Botânico neighbourhood). The breakfast and the brunch on weekends are superbs too, as their bread is considered the best in town. They fail in lighting (could be better with indirect light; that would make the atmosphere cozier and more intimate).

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3  Thank GUSDALI
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Reviewed December 28, 2010

it is a nice place where to have an above average brunch....everything is of good quality (although not extraordinary).the jam is homemade and we loved it....sandwiches amazing! unfortunately they serve a poor quality coffee and a really miserable chocolate (nescau) this is unacepptable in a place like this that charges a lot. overall the service was good but not impeccable: we had lot of trouble with the garcons because we had to continuosly ask to replenish our cup of coffee: in a place like that you expect the waiter to CONTINUOSLY go around the tables to refill coffee (that should be hot.....yes it was not hot)

it is hard to say if i would reccomend it or not:
they serve good quality food, it s an experience...
still for less than what they charge you can have afternoon tea with glass of champagne @ the ritz in London....

so it´s really up tp you if going or not....

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2  Thank alexolympia
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