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Espirito Santa

€€ - €€€, Latin, South American
Rua Almirante Alexandrino 264 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-260, Brazil
552125074840
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Brazilian, Latin, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Rua Almirante Alexandrino 264 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-260, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had delicious food (typical Amazone), very good home made caipi, excellent service in English and a wonderful live jazz concert!!

Thank KatrienCo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had heard of this place from a vlogger on YouTube, and was very excited to have the opportunity to try Brazilian food with authentic Amazonian ingredients. I was definitely not disappointed. The Brazilian music and relaxed vibe of the place set a comfortable atmosphere, while...More

Thank Delaney V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is very nice and cosy and the food is amazing! I went with friends on a Sunday afternoon, we took 3 starters (probably the best part of the lunch!) and 4 main courses and they were all really good. It definitively deserves a...More

Thank Guidaccia
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Seafood heaven. Our friend we've visited here brought us to Santa and I cannot talk better about this place. The menu was incredible, even if it was quite expensive, I think this can be seen as an exclusive experience to come closer to #1 cuisine...More

Thank chesbasefield84
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We walked by several times before we found a suggestion to try the bahia style cooking , and particularly vatapas and ventured in because it looks very humble from the exterior. We had no idea there was a lovely garden /terrace in the back overlooking...More

Thank Patty Y
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Unless you like your drinks (like gin fizz without gin) and your meals (like veg rice without vegs) with half the ingredients written on the menu do not go there. Unfriendly service and no effort to please. One waiter a model of total arrogance. Overpriced...More

Thank ppv99
Reviewed 4 June 2018

There are several great dishes and diffrente combination of flavors. Everything we've ordered was really good and the service was also very good. One thing must be said, the place is not that beautiful, it is not really taken care and the outdoor seats dont...More

Thank ppl1986
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I was drawn here by some overblown reviews. Yes it is good, but by no means great. The views and the sunset were not exceptional and the menu a little too busy and over-inventive. On a positive and practical note, it is easily accessible on...More

Thank feckerdoc
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We were visiting Santa Teresa on St. George Day last Monday, strolling around looking for a nice place that offers vegetarian options for lunch. My girlfriend and me were pleasantly surprised to see their menu that included vegetarian Brazilian dishes. Service was quick and simple,...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this lovely quiet terrace in Santa Teresa hilltop in Rio. With soft music and serene views over the villas on the hill, it provides a perfect setting for a romantic dinner with food unparalleled to anything we had tasted before in Brazil....More

Thank Marjaana H
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Santa Teresa
Santa Teresa is a bohemian enclave hosting many local
artists’ studios. The narrow, winding streets of this
neighbourhood were revitalised years ago, and visitors
can now stroll through this area to view magnificent
mansions dating back to the late 19th and early 20th
century. A highlight not miss: Museu Chacará do Céu, a
former mansion turned museum which houses works by
prominent Brazilian modern artists.
...More
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Hi - yes we accept all major credit cards, though we prefer that tips be left in cash if possible.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Almirante Alexandrino 264 | Santa Teresa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20241-260, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Santa Teresa
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Teresa
  • Phone Number: 552125074840
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