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Bar do Cicero

€€ - €€€, , Seafood
Ilha Primeira Itanhanga, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp stew” (2 reviews)
“octopus” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00 Hours
Brazilian, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
Ilha Primeira Itanhanga, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

This restaurant most of the client is local Brazilian, the price is above average, but it's worth to pay. We choose the "Pratos selecionados pelo Chef" for 2 person. That is 3 pieces of fish fillets, octopus, shrimp, potatoes with vegetable fired rice... we cannot...More

Thank Chimie C
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Our guide told us that many Cariocas have never been here. Park the car and take a water bus across the lagoon for fantastic seafood. Not inexpensive but well worth the cost and the journey. Three of us shared the grilled mixed seafood (fish, calamari,...More

Thank NeilChicago
Reviewed 25 February 2017

We were taken to this restaurant by our tour guide, just a couple of minutes on a small boat. The location is fabulous and all the rest of the guests in the crowded restaurant appeared to be locals showing it's popularity. We were the only...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I ate here with Diana Persi my tour guide. The place is very nice & special, we got there by boat. The food is delicious, great service. Clean restrooms.Highly recommend it.

1  Thank Wafa H
Reviewed 22 August 2016

A gorgeous restaurant on the water in Barra da Tijuca. You get there by boat in a couple of minutes. Authentic and simple decor and one of our best meals. Their menu has English translations which is a big help. We had salmon and croquettes...More

Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed 6 May 2016

Simple yet very good food. Getting there by boat (the only way!) is a nice touch. You eat overlooking the lagoon. I recommend the octopus and everything from the sea.

Thank Mario C
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Located down in 'Barra' you travel to this restaurant by a water taxi, then spend a couple of hours gazing out over the water whilst you enjoy a good meal. Visited it twice and on one occasion had 'moqueca de peixe'. The portion for two...More

Thank Momelt
Reviewed 23 February 2016

This is a very nice traditional restaurant located in a small island. You get there by a small boat (5 minute ride) which is also very nice as the location is great. The restaurant has a great view at the lake and serves brazilian food...More

Thank Tania S
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This place is located in a small island right off Neymeyer's av coming from Leblon towards Barra. On google map its called 'ilha primeira in front of ilha da gigoia'. You get off at the barra point shopping center, take a small boat for a...More

Thank Markusvinicius
Reviewed 24 June 2015

After my favorite seafood restaurant in Barra da Tijuca closed down, one of my work colleagues reminded me of the Bar do Cicero. This restaurant is located on a small island on the lagoon side of Barra. To get there, you take a small boat...More

Thank Dean H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ilha Primeira Itanhanga, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: 021-2493-8053
Un lugar pintoresco y muy bien atendido.
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