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Don Pascual

) #109 of 13,068 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro €€€€ Italian,
Estrada do Sacarrao 867 Casa 12 | Vargem Grande, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22785-085, Brazil
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (2 reviews)
“zona sul” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Brazilian
Estrada do Sacarrao 867 Casa 12 | Vargem Grande, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22785-085, Brazil
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Don Pascual is a hidden gem is Rio de Janeiro! A fantastic place in the Gastronomic Center of Vargem Grande, has awesome and very good service! It's the 3rd time I've been there so I tought they deserved a review! They have very good appetizers,...More

Thank Rodrigo S
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is located in the middle of the trees, built with wood and glass. At night they use a lot of candles. The food is good, with selected ingredients. Price is a bit high.

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Once you've been to Don Pascual... you want to go back again! Despite it takes almost 1 hour driving from Rio Zona Sul, Don Pascual is worthwhile the travel. It's location is incredible, in the middle of the forest and the atmosphere very cosy and...More

Thank RiodeJaneiroLeblon
Reviewed 10 January 2017

This is a destination restaurant, so you have to have high expectations, as you will wind your way one hour out of the Zona Sul of Rio to arrive here. Certainly it is an oasis-type setting. Upon arriving you will find a restaurant nestled into...More

Thank Knownews
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This romantic and well conceived restaurant in the mountains of Vargem Grande is a hidden spot to discover. Great food, good wine, good service and discreet. Love that place.

Thank Chrys R
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This place is amazing! From the road that leads you there, you cannot guess such a beautiful and quality restaurant is hidden there. You feel like in the middle of the jungle, yet in a finely arranged place. I just saw the pool but taking...More

Thank Marion7447
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I was born in Rio de Janeiro and never heard about this place until my wife made a reservation for our wedding anniversary. Fantastic! The restaurant is set on an incredibly romantic location, in the middle of the woods. The food is good and the...More

Thank Rodrigo C
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

Our little group stopped at this stunning, rustic chic restaurant just to sample the ambience and enjoy light drinks and an early evening appetiser. The venue itself is amazing. Set in beautiful, natural forest surrounds it's a pleasure just to be there. We enjoyed our...More

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The location is a little bit far from the center of Rio, but for those who are near Barra da Tijuca and Recreio dos Bandeirantes, or even have more time to stay in the city, the visit will be worth while. It is a beautiful...More

Thank Mario d
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We followed the signs to "Polo Gastronômico", which led us to Vargem Grande. When we got there, we followed the signs to Don Pascual. The road turned into a very narrow street and we eventually got there - a restaurant/pousada amidst trees, in a beautiful...More

Thank jordantps
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Italian, Brazilian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada do Sacarrao 867 Casa 12 | Vargem Grande, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22785-085, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: +552124286237
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