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Aconchego Carioca

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€€ - €€€
Brazilian, Latin, Bar, South American
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Rua Barao de Iguatemi 379 | Praça da Bandeira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20270-060, Brazil
(0055) (21) 2273-1035
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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87 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

On the suggestion by the concierge I headed over to Lebron. It was the last day of Carnaval so streets were still busy. I ordered Bolinho de feijoada (fried black beans with beef and pork skin+caipirinha) as an appetizer. This was good, especially with their pepper infused oil). I also ordered the individual Galinhada (chicken drumettes with rice). Very flavorful... More 

Thank Lh W
Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Nice place with nice staff. Be prepared for a long wait to enter and a long wait for food too. The restaurant has interesting dishes and a very good selection of beer.

Thank RonanD_BR
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51 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Always heard of the place but as an expat, only got the chance to go there on my last holidays to Rio. If you want to experience typical Brazilian snacks, then definetly worth a visit. Bolinho de feijoada was so nice. Very exotic for tourists and good value for money. Great service, friendly waiters. Would go back.

Thank Mariana G
1 review
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

It's a shame, been here a few times and always enjoyed it. But, today we wanted to sit in the garden and were told the garden was closed because it MIGHT rain. We said we were happy to risk it and sat outside. They then refused to serve us outside!!! We went across the road to bar da frente and... More 

Thank dominic b
Davao City, Philippines
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2015

Great service, authentic and tasty carioca home cooking, relaxing ambiance as we ate in the outdoor courtyard.

Thank Gerry M
Belo Horizonte, MG
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81 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015 via mobile

Most likely a bar with a great food. Good reception, big beers menu, excellent typical Brazilian food! A must go for anyone visiting Rio.

Thank Caio G
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2014

This is definitely one of my favourite bars in Rio. The dishes are mouth-watering and they are typical from Brazil. The beers, on the other hand, are mostly foreign beers - which makes everything even better! Good food, good beer, good atmosphere! Just go there :)

Thank Isabela S
Juiz de Fora, Brazil
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100 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

If you want to try authentic Carioca food in authentic Carioca environment, you must visit Aconchego Carioca in Tijuca. Try the bolinho de feijoada (feijoada dumpling) and the pork ribs with guava sauce. It's the best in Rio.

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150 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Nice little find this. They do basic but interesting things with Brazilian staples, especially feijao, have great pastel de camerao and interesting beer menu and 5 star caipirinhas. It's located in the centre in a little exciting area, but was worth the trek. Much better than the average tourist traps that purport to serve Brazilian food in the zona sul.... More 

Thank Christian K
Niteroi, RJ
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50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2014

For years I have been heard about this place, but only now had the opportunity to be there. It became famous because of the "bolinho feijoada" , which is good , but I wonder if the fame of the restaurant is justified by their cause . There are other delicious snacks such as "bolinho de arroz vermelho" and a priceless... More 

Thank Rosangela_Pereira

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Latin, Bar, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barao de Iguatemi 379 | Praça da Bandeira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20270-060, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: (0055) (21) 2273-1035

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?