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Galeto do Leblon

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€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Leblon
Brazilian, International
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Rua Dias Ferreira 154, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
+55(21) 2294-3997
Sunday
Closed
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

very casual but nice atmosphere. go there quite frequently. Very typical brazilian food and nice spot for lunch

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Thank Hannah B
Palm Harbor, Florida
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40 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in on a Friday at lunch time honestly because we were having a bit of a bathroom emergency and decided to have a bite since we had used their facilities! We ordered a steak sandwich, fries, and a fruit salad, all of which were quite good. But after we ordered we noticed that the place... More 

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Thank FranP2
Park City, Utah
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We found this restaurant on Yelp and decided to check it out. When we got to the door a server came over and seemed to be trying to discourage us from coming in and was pointing to another restaurant down the road. We asked if they were open and he sighed, stepped back and motioned us in. He ended up... More 

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Thank Linda P
Miami, Florida
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

Good food and service, in limited atmosphere. Typical local eatery with great chicken (Galeto especial), and good sides (salads, rice with broccoli and potatoes). Don't expect anything upscale, but good healthy food and very decent service, for a very reasonable price.

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Thank Ivo N
Milan, Italy
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Galeto is a must. Not to be missed also sausage as a starter and tomatoe and palmito salada. The egg farofa is excellent. Staff above Rio's standards.

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Thank Paolo D
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50 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

it is a very tradiocional galeto of Rio de Janeiro, It is well served, it is open up to later at night.

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Thank flaviaas2309
Bella Vista, Arkansas
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92 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was our first stop in Rio. Wonderful introduction to the food do my husband. It's mostly chicken chicken and more side dishes to go with chicken. The food is standard and consistent. We would have happily eaten there again but there were so many places to try!

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Thank tamarah3
South Africa
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

When you enter in a chicken restaurant, you expect one thing : eating good tasty chicken! When you a get so little dried chicken pieces, you can only feel ripped off. After living and traveling to many countries and tasted Portuguese and Mozambican chicken (piri piri). You would expect that from galeto do leblon. So go far away and try... More 

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Thank Superfootix
West Covina, CA
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38 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2014

We stumbled upon this place while looking for somewhere to eat in Leblon. We originally wanted Sushi but the line was ridiculous so we decided to walk around and found this nice mom and pop restaurant. The chicken at this place was so flavorful and so delicious. We also loved their broccoli rice! Also, staff was very friendly and even... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014

Its a proper Brasilian restant, not fancy, but consistent. It offers all the classic dishes of the Brasilian culinary in a nice and tasty way. The price is good, considering the nearby restaurants for the street. The deco is just simple, prolly better from the inside than the outsite, but it`s worth giving a try and enjoy a nice plate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Brazilian, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dias Ferreira 154, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Leblon
  • Neighbourhood: Leblon
  • Phone Number: +55(21) 2294-3997

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

Staying in Leblon

Neighbourhood Profile
Leblon
In addition to being one of the most upscale neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming, elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some places open all night). One of the best places to visit is the beach, located under the impressive “Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a pleasant place to relax and admire the local beauty.
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