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Le Vin Bistro

) #209 of 13,105 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro €€ - €€€ French, European
Rua Barao da Torre 490 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-002, Brazil
+55 21 3502-1002
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  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European
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LOCATION
Rua Barao da Torre 490 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-002, Brazil
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

A good night with VIP s Good wine menu, limited beer selection, the traditional French menu on the second page is my favorite, good deserts and reasonably priced, definitely a favorite in Rio

Thank timmyhos
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Had lunch there yesterday and it was a good as I remembered it. The veranda where we were seated is a privileged space, the service - while a bit stiff - is impeccable and the food a real treat. We had the salmon tartare which...More

Thank Albert J F
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I ate a divine dish (ravioli with spinach), one of the most delicious pastas I've ever had. But there were nothing special about the service. Unfortunately, they lack guest service. But it is worth the visit.

Thank Paula F
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Visited for dinner on a Saturday night. Very French atmosphere and wide choice on menu. We opted for the rump steak and the duck breast, both of which were excellent and came with a gratinated side dish. We finished by sharing the creme brûlée, which...More

Thank JonnyK1274
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch today on 9/19 and nothing special here. The food was fine but the service was terrible. We have had great service in Rio but not here. Nothing Special

Thank HP_Texas
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went for a quick eat on an Olympic night. Very few people (at 7:30!). Waitresses very confused and unfocused...no-one to meet us at the entrance. Food was bland (a tartine and a shank steak)...nothing much.More

Thank 331Claudia
Gabriela F, Gerente de relações públicas at Le Vin Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Dear 331Claudia, We're very happy to hear that you've visited us recently during the Olympics! Le Vin in Ipanema is open everyday from 12pm to 12am (Mon-Thu), 12pm to 1am (Sat-Fri) and 12pm to 11pm (Sun). For dinner our clients start to arrive from 9...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

It was a raining day and the temperature has dropped to near 16°C. A perfect combination to ask a cozy food. The onion soup was fantastic.More

1  Thank Joao Gabriel Di... S
Gabriela F, Gerente de relações públicas at Le Vin Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2016

Dear Joao, We're delighted to hear that you had such a lovely time at Le Vin during an unexpected cold day in Rio and that you loved our Onion Soup! Thank you very much for your opinion, which will be passed along to management. And...More

Reviewed 15 August 2016

We were looking for a French restaurant in Rio and the concierge in our hotel recommended Le Vin Bistro, which was in Ipanema at R. Barao da Torre, 490. It turned out to be a very good choice and we like it that the restaurant...More

Thank Robert V
Gabriela F, Gerente de relações públicas at Le Vin Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2016

Dear Robert V, We're delighted to hear about your visit and that you found Le Vin thanks to the advice of the concierge at your hotel! Thank you for your opinion and we look forward to seeing you again soon. You'll be most welcome :-)

Reviewed 18 July 2016

Excellent resturant with favourable prices in Zona Sul RJ, the traditional french items on Menu are great espeically the duck. Only issue is the Entrecot is not Entrecot it is another Brazilian Cut with out the fat veins in th emiddle of the cut and...More

Thank timmyhos
Gabriela F, Gerente de relações públicas at Le Vin Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2016

Dear timmyhos We're delighted to hear that in your opinion we are a Good French :-) Thank you very much for your opinion, which will be passed along to management. And we hope to see you again soon. You'll be most welcome!

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

We have eaten here twice during our vacation in Rio. Once the full dinner and once only desserts. We liked the atmosphere - a cosy bistro with tables both on the street and inside. The service was very nice. And the desserts - really delicious....More

Thank PawelWu
Gabriela F, Gerente de relações públicas at Le Vin Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2016

Dear PawelWu, We're delighted to hear that you visited us twice during your holidays in Rio and that you enjoyed the experience! Thank you for your opinion and we look forward to seeing you again next time you're in Rio... or perhaps São Paulo or...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$76
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barao da Torre 490 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-002, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: +55 21 3502-1002
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Description
Authentic bistro, serving classic French dishes in a cosy and charming atmosphere. From lunch time until late night.
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