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Deusimar Sushi

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Rua General Urquiza 188 | leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-040, Brazil
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84 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Place does a big delivery job. Sashimi and sushi are spotty and inconsistently cut and prepared. Cuts to thick.

1 Thank Monteco
Paris, France
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80 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2016

After three visit to this restaurant I have to revise my review of the first time (February 2014), that was enthusiastic. I ate here again in September 2014 and now, January 2016. Very mediocre food: mushroom appetizer very salty (too much soy), squid appetizer with sauce far too sweet, average tuna sashimi, salmon sashimi was good.Caipisache with lichee (28 R$)... More 

2 Thank Stefano O
Short Hills, New Jersey
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2015

I have always liked this little Japanese restaurant and I see that other travelers have to. So, here is a warning: My husband and I ordered a steak on a sizzling platter (carne na chapa). This, normally, comes fairly rare as it continues to cook on the hot plate. Ours was completely overcooked. We requested that it be changed to... More 

4 Thank Osschloss
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2014

It's a well known japanese restaurant, with very nice sushi, but kind of expensive. Good to be with friends for a relaxed diner.

Thank cynthiajacques
Atlanta, GA
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2014

This place is very tiny but the sushi is outstanding. Very fresh. My husband had the noodles -- also yummy. The beers are the coldest in Rio. There is a larger sushi restaurant across the street but two local guys sitting next to us said it was not very good. There is no TV at this restaurant so you will... More 

Thank lel7176
State of Rio de Janeiro
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36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014

One of the best japanese restaurants in Rio for sure. Traditional food, great service, fresh fish, nice presentation and the best of all is that it´s all for a very fair price. We will always be going back.

Thank PersonWhoJourneys
Paris, France
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80 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2014

It is a small place and we went early, right after the beach, but on a monday night the place was packed. Despite that, the service by 2 young ladies, was attentive and friendly. We had read some reviews that were mixed and did not anticipate greatness but the sashimi we had was one of the best outside of Japan.... More 

Thank Stefano O
Rio de janeiro
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2013

I found a living fly on my sushi plate. Poor service. Horrible food. Dirty bathroom. Expensive. We will never go back.

3 Thank D F
Sao Paulo, SP
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2013

One of the best sushi I ever ate. I follow Deusimar and his sushi man for 10 years and his cooking skills were the best. Ask for them traditional as main course "combinado" and "Spice Tartar" as first course. Incredible...!

1 Thank rodterra
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2013

If you are looking for a traditional sushis/sashimis, Deusimar is the best in town. Quality, choices and beatiful people around. Smaal houses in Leblon and Ipanema and a larger one in Gavea. All same top food.

Thank hiltonhilton

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua General Urquiza 188 | leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-040, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Leblon
  • Neighbourhood: Leblon
  • Phone Number: 2239-3876

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Leblon

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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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