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Camarada Camarao - Rio Design Barra

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€€ - €€€
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
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Avenida das Americas 7.777 | 3º Piso,Lojas 643, 644 E 645 Shopping Rio Design Barra, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 21 3325-9882
12:00 - 23:00
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Fri - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Ramat Gan, Israel
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66 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The restaurant is located at the Design Barra shopping mall. I invited several Business associates for dinner. The restaurant offer endless options of seafood dishes. Chosen one of their Moqueca dishes. Bare in mind that most of the dishes are for two as they offer large portions. Avarage cost per dinner - approx USD 50.

Thank 4birdsrg
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

One of the best restaurants I have ever been to. The plates are usually for two people and they are really big. We ordered fish side dish of shrimp rice. It was delicious. We recommend the brazilian lemonade which is also served without sugar. On our next visit since we loved the chili sauce that they serve at the restaurant... More 

Thank taksimmetropark
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were in Barra da Tijuca during the 2016 Rio Olympics and we wanted to just walk to a near by restaurant after watching the Olympic Golf on Thursday. My friend who had suggested that we try this restaurant after seeing it on his phone map. He recognized the name because he had been to this chain in Bahia and... More 

Thank ttk2global
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

The dishes are big. Typically 3 people will eat and get satisfied. Ask for shrimps as this is restaurant's showcase.

Thank Dominiquebbd
Farnham Surrey
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We had an excellent celebratory lunch here yesterday. The food was fantastic and the service also excellent. Only warning is that the quantities are large so get advice on quantities to order. Highly recommended!

Thank maureensumnersmith
Sao Paulo, SP
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

I ordered shrimps with leek sauce and risoto al funghi, both were very well-prepared. The service was remarkably good (much above Rio de Janeiro standards on that). It was overall a very good experience. As I was by myself, it was relatively pricey (few options for one person), but if going in 2+, the plates are reasonably priced. It is... More 

Thank Victor A
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

This is a very good restaurant and not too expensive. The atmosphere is fantastic and there are several dishes that are very healthy. I recommend the Primavera, which is grilled shrimp with harts of palm and vegetables.

1 Thank Philipmurdoch
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This is a great place, it is full of locals, you will see families going for the typical dinner on Sundays, even when Rio is very informal, consider that this is located in an expensive mall, so dress accordingly to be even more comfortable. The dishes are really large. Also very recommended is the mix appetizers a table with Ceviche,... More 

Thank Horacio C
Majorca, Spain
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121 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2015

I came here for lunch with my son on a rainy Saturday. The service was forgetful in the sense that the waiter forgot to order the second crab gratin, forgot my second beer and the water for my son, forgot the new tablewear after the first course. Food was not here nor there, tasted factory made, like a better quality... More 

Thank hakobama
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4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

Best sea food ever .. i tried the grilled mixed seafood and pumpkin with shrimp very testy .. Big LIKE

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$37
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida das Americas 7.777 | 3º Piso,Lojas 643, 644 E 645 Shopping Rio Design Barra, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 3325-9882
The flavors of the northeastern beaches directly to the elegant gastronomic center of Rio Design Barra. The restaurant Camarada Camarão specializes in seafood. Already established in Recife, where it was founded, the Camarada has won Carioca version for last than two years and has brought flavor and tradition with over 40 recipes that shine shrimp. The portions are always plentiful (for two) and range from the exquisite modern cuisine to old recipes of the Northeast. Revenues and command of the kitchen are handled by the consultant and chef François Schmidt.

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