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A Marisqueira

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Rua Barata Ribeiro 232, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22040-002, Brazil
(21) 2547-3920
11:00 - 23:45
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Sun 11:00 - 19:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:45
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St Petersburg, Florida
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thanks to Trip Advisor, we found this fabulous little restaurant a few blocks from our hotel! Overall, I don't think the other reviews did it justice; the place is very upscale with a European ambiance, charming waiters and terrific food. The restaurant was very clean with fabric tablecloths and beautiful tile walls; the waiters wore white sport coats, adding to... More 

Thank mom2kgirls
Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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91 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Nice sardines to start with than a fried Bacalhau, all very good. Service was excelente! My only "not so good" comment goes to the wine list, that looked very limited, with only wines from "Alenjeto". I would include at least some "Douro Region".

Thank ApiciusHotelier
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

The dish for 2 was well served, and 3 adults can eat easily. I know it's out of contest but the Olive Oil was delicious. The servers were very polite and treated us well.

Thank Gabriel G
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Wouldn't come back to that place. Only 3 visitors (include me) were in the restaurant. Was a little bit price for old fashion place.

Thank Luka L
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2016

have you been in a very old Portuguese restaurant ? Then , tha's the place ! Never remodeled (for the last ... 40 yrs ?), the servers are as old as the restaurant however the place is very, very clean. This restaurant serves amazing seafood / fish with a decent price, and the clientele is 99% locals (cariocas) Don't miss... More 

Thank Blueplanet01
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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86 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

Right in the middle of Copacabana is this fish restaurant that has been around forever. On entering you just know that you're in for a treat! Fish is the speciality but the menu is large and has something for everybody not only for seafood lovers. Guided by the experienced waiter we started with a portuguese little sausage, something we had... More 

1 Thank IpanemaBoy
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2015

I was with my gf looking for a good place to have dinner and we asked at the hotel some recommendations, so they sent us here. it doesnt look so pretty or fancy at the entrances but since we came in we were treated as kings. we wasnt sure what to order so the owner came to us to talk... More 

Thank Malmara
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

This is the typical carioca old-school restaurant. Food is amazing, waiters have all been working there for ages and know the menu like the palm of their hands, the ambiance is cozy, big portions that easily serve more than one person... Highly recommended.

Thank Balter W
Mexico City, Mexico
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107 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2015

High quality and fresh sea food in a big, old-fashioned, traditional seafood place. It's a local's choice.

Thank Fer T
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We were three people. We shared a cherne Brazilian style, and two octopuses: one with rice with broccoli, the other a "ze do pipo", alio & olio, green pepperoni, onions. Everything was great. But the octopus was perfect: so soft, really melting in the mouth.

1 Thank Mariliasaca s

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, European, Portuguese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
11:00 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barata Ribeiro 232, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22040-002, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: (21) 2547-3920

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Copacabana

Neighbourhood Profile
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 draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.
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