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Yoruba - CLOSED

Rua Arnaldo Quintela 94 | Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22280-070, Brazil
(21) 2541 9387
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30 May 2013
“Tasty, but just a bad deal”
30 Apr 2012
Restaurant Hours Closed
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Rua Arnaldo Quintela 94 | Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22280-070, Brazil
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Reviewed 30 May 2013

The food is pretty good but vastly overpriced. Portion sizes are way off: a meal advertised (and priced) for two people was more appropriate for one. I left feeling ripped off and hungry! Skip it.

1  Thank Traveler1983_13
Reviewed 30 April 2012 via mobile

Very strange situation! Is this really a restaurant? the house is an old one in a street where there are,mainly,car's repairment.during weekends desert describes the street better but this one complains after leaving the place.a man was sitting by the front door and had difficult...More

5  Thank acarajapa
Reviewed 18 August 2011

One of the best references of the typical cuisine from Bahia State. The house which hosts the restaurant is delicately decorated with themes of religious syncretism of the black community from this region, which makes the visit to this restaurant, besides a deligthful meal a...More

4  Thank GUSDALI
Reviewed 7 January 2010

Most recent visit: October 2009 Summary: Excellent Afro-Brazilian food, excellent experience! I visited this restaurant tucked away in Botafogo (94 Rua Arnaldo Quintela) out of curiosity (seeing as I am of Yoruba heritage i.e. the West African tribe) and I have to say it was...More

Thank Ipanema2Earley
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Arnaldo Quintela 94 | Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22280-070, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Botafogo
  • Neighbourhood: Botafogo
  • Phone Number: (21) 2541 9387
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