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Italian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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Rua Dias Ferreira 247-A, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
+55 21 22745590
13:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Wed 19:00 - 00:00
Tue - Wed 12:00 - 16:00
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 01:00
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 01:00
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Sydney, Australia
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132 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

we went to brigites after going to a couple of bloco parties during carnival. we were all wearing glitter and feathers, and they did not bat an eyelid - very welcoming! great wine list, lovely food and great location.

Thank suezzerk
Chicago, Illinois
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate there many times, lunch, dinner, late night drinks. Steak tartare was great, salads were great, steaks, and burgers too. We have not had a bad meal there ever. Awesome food and service every time. The bartenders are the highlight for sure - drinks are delicious and creative and unique. We miss Brigite's a lot now that we're back... More 

Thank Kate A
Paris, France
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363 reviews
315 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Dinner so so Kind service but menu is a bit of a mix of Italian and French cuisine. The outcome is a bit strange. Had some things crostini and bacalao. What is remarkable is the selection of house cocktails. Must try the Brigit spritz.

Thank bio84
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66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Brygite's was on my restaurant queue list for a while. I had the chance to dine there a couple of weeks ago with my wife and a couple of friends. I recommend you try to book a table, especially if you have plans for the weekend and unless you don’t mind waiting outside on the hot ‘Carioca’ summer. The restaurant... More 

Thank Gilberto K
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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85 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

This restaurant has been around for some time now. The main attraction is a large bar, Many clients come for a pre-dinner drink and eat elsewhere. We, however, decided to stay and eat. We were 30 minutes late due to bad weather and our reservation was cancelled by the maitre d'. On walking out he did however find us a... More 

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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

Food is average, there's no options for vegetarians but pasta. As if vegetarians only like to eat salad or pasta. Chef should be more creative and concerned about it. Drinks are the very best part of the experience.

Thank Priscila F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

one of the worst experiece in my life ..... bad service, poor food quality, too expensive .... better to avoid!

Thank Gianluca G
Cristiano-Nogueira, Gerente de relações públicas at Brigite's, responded to this review

hi Gianluca! We are sorry you feel this way! We would appreciate details, so that we may fix whatever we can on our end. Can you email them to us? While we are at it: check us out during lunch, where we have 3-course specials weekday! This is ideal for those who want to save while experiencing our all-time favorites... More 

New York City, New York
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110 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Was looking forward to a good meal. The "couvert" was not great, on a scale of 1-10 the tuna ricotta (cheese/fish a no no) a 3, the mustard sauce a 2, the bread a 2. Definitely skip the couvert. The bacalhau special sounded good but the fish was chewy. I had 3-4 bites, when the waiter took by dish, you... More 

Thank Kitty2222
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Brigite's is a lovely and informal restaurant located in one of the most charming and popular streets in Leblon. The menu is small but exciting with a mixed italian and brazilian touch cuizine. No too much space it has the style of a bar-bistro but tastefully decoreted, the ambience is very pleasant and all the Staff very polite and professional.... More 

Thank Manu1165
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Décor ok, food weak, price high. Don' t go I ate a duck that was certainly too tough and old. For the price they charge they should have been careful

Thank Jorge R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 01:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dias Ferreira 247-A, 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 22745590

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Leblon

Neighbourhood Profile
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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