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Mangue Seco

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Rua do Lavradio, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good48%
  • Average22%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
6 May 2017
“Bolinho de batatalhau”
9 Feb 2017
“My friend got food poisoning”
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Brazilian, Bar, Pub
€€ - €€€
Rua do Lavradio, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Julgue pela foto. Pedi uma cerveja e veio uma tulipa apenas, para duas pessoas. Os pratos que seriam utilizados com os bolinhos chegaram depois que os bolinhos acabaram. Segue o fluxo... Judge by the picture. This was supposed to be a codfish filled snack. Instead,...More

Thank Bruno F
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We went there yesterday to eat, as the restaurant we planned to go to was closed. Would not recommend. I'm pretty sure the food was heated in the microwave, and tasted not so much. I had the "fruta de mar" dish, and the seafood was...More

Thank skarbor
Reviewed 26 January 2017

if you want to see a great show, featuring the main dances of the different areas in brazil, then you must go to this place, make reservations ahead, their food is super good, we had cod croquettes, steak, rice and beans, their caipirinhas and caipiroskas...More

Thank rosannar
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant before an evening at Rio Scenarium and it was a great move! The food was excellent and the staff were very nice. The food was much better here than what we saw in Rio Scenarium and also much cheaper. Pretty...More

Thank Lukeharps
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Ok restaurant for ok food, pricey but lots of food... The waiter was quite kind. Location is good to get there. Didn't try the cachacas, which apparently they are well known for. Dont need go there again.

Thank Oliver O
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Pretty average Brazilian food for a fairly high price all things considered. Came to roughly 145R$ for 3 drinks, 2 mains and 1 dessert and was......okay. I had cod which was grilled and served with chucks of deep fried potato and rice. The cod was...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 30 November 2015

We had a beer there on Saturday (2 days ago), and when we paid with my credit card my fiancee noticed that the waiter was doing something strange with his hand while attempting to charge the card. I later checked my online statement and saw...More

Thank manettij
Leidiane s, Colaborador at Mangue Seco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2015

Hello We regret what happened We ask you to contact via email assessoria@rioscenarium.com.br to clarify the matter Sincerely, Team Scenarium

Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

We arrived in Brazil 2 days ago, yesterday we were recommended by our hotel to visit Lapa Scenarium, we were quite tired after our flight so instead of visiting his place we decided to sit in the street outside the Scenarium at this bar. Really...More

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Leidiane s, Colaborador at Mangue Seco, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2015

Hello We regret what happened We ask you to contact via email; assessoria@rioscenarium.com.br to clarify the matter Sincerely, Team Scenarium

Reviewed 17 May 2015

A great little bar / restaurant which gets busy at mights but I went there at lunchtime and had a great meal. There is a whole variety of choices so there should be something for everybody. This is a great restaurant to sit eat and...More

Thank Zippyboarder
Management response:Responded 12 November 2015

Thank you for sharing your experience . Hugs, Scenarium team .

Reviewed 17 December 2014

The Mangue Seco is a typical carioca restaurant, located in the downtown area (Lapa) serves typical Brazilian food and drinks. The atmosphere is relaxed. Tables can be chosen either inside or outside. The portions are generous and the price reasonable. The food was acceptable, I...More

Thank Rhea M
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region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brazilian, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:30
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Lavradio, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: 552138521947
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