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Maya Cafe

Rua Professor Ortiz Monteiro 15-B | Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22245-100, Brazil
+55 21 2205-4950
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch options” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“juice” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Brazilian, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Rua Professor Ortiz Monteiro 15-B | Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22245-100, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across Maya Café while in the area visiting Corcovado. It is a lovely authentic place with lots of breads, pastries and a wide variety of lunch options. The service was a bit slow but otherwise everything was great, especially the coffee. The best choice...More

Thank Catherine J
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Arrived starved , had the tuna cooked in sesame seeds : delicious , gustoso . My only regret is I ate it too fast

Thank Paul J R
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Always tasty and fresh food, good breakfast menu. At times can be very crowded and loud. Juices and mattes are delucious and I would highly recommend trying one.

Thank Anna K
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This restaurantes resembling nice and hipster atmosphere cafés that you can find in Paris, Rome or London is just starting in Rio and Maia café is one of the places that you can keep feeling after going as a treasure found in the middle of...More

Thank lucascondeixa
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Ate here multiple times during 2 week stay to visit my wife's family in nearby Laranjeiras. This restaurant has a Napa/Sonoma feel to it. Healthy, fresh, organic. I had pesto pasta, orange chicken and kind of a Brazilian shredded beef, almost akin to a Southern...More

Thank Casey W
Ricardo L, Proprietário at Maya Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2017

Hi Casey, thanks a lot. Please come back, you ara welcome!

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

A very charming cafe/restaurant with a great menu with delicious salads and sandwcihes with vegetarian/vegan options. Also a very nice cozy environment for both friends or couples.

Thank Barbara V
Ricardo L, Proprietário at Maya Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you very much! And please come back.

Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

They have great food... but the service is really bad... from the manager to the waitress! I think they should invest in improving the service quality.

Thank claracox
Ricardo L, Proprietário at Maya Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you, we are fighting very hard to improve the service.

Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal here today Probably the best so far since we have been here. Amazing food and lovely staff. Could not have been more helpful letting us try food before we ordered. Will definitely return before we leave Rio. Great place to...More

Thank ATC150
Ricardo L, Proprietário at Maya Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you! You are very lovely.

Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Maya is a great place to enjoy a local breakfast with an honest price. There are plenty of options from the traditional espresso to shakes, Gelato and drinks. The breakfast includes gluten-free options, waffles, great home made breads, eggs and really good brunch options. It...More

Thank Filipi C
Ricardo L, Gerente at Maya Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Wow, Filipi, thank you very much! And come back for more!!! ;)

Reviewed 18 May 2016

I live near Maya Cafe. The restaurant serves a huge variety of options. I went with my husband and we share two different sandwiches. Both were delicious. If the weather is cold, try the hot chocolate. Friendly waiters and you can even buy different types...More

Thank Elisa L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:30
Thursday
09:00 - 22:30
Friday
09:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Professor Ortiz Monteiro 15-B | Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22245-100, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2205-4950
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Description
Restaurante e café em Laranjeiras, perto do Trenzinho do Cristo Redentor, no coração do Rio de Janeiro. Loja local, com pratos tradicionais e vegetarianos, sanduíches incríveis, tortas, doces e sorvetes. Ah, vinhos com bons preços e cervejas artesanais. E um bom espresso!
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