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Jardim Secreto

Av. Das Tres Cachoeiras 3899, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 57200-000, Brazil
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Av. Das Tres Cachoeiras 3899, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 57200-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late for our lunch reservation and lost our table, ended up close to the toilets which carried a certain aroma. Starters very ordinary and uninspired, main course only slightly better, noisy ambience from large family parties. Didn't stay longer. Slow service, especially on...More

Thank gazinho
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant with pleasant environment. Good food and fantastic desserts. Very professional service eventhough slightly lacking in warmth. I think definitely worth a visit.

Thank tarulaki
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant 4 times over the last years whenever we stayed in Penedo. I think it is the best one in town. The prices are honest and the food has always been of good quality and tasty. Maybe not inventive cuisine but not deceiving....More

Thank Koen v
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

After checking all good comments here, we decided to try this restaurant ourselves in one of our trips back to Sao Paulo and were very much satisfied with this great experience. The place is just cute and charming. The service was excellent (it does not...More

Thank Luisa C
Reviewed 9 January 2017

If you are staying in Penedo for a few days, you have to include a dinner here. I would always ask for the trout (done in may different ways).

Thank edhua
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

It's a beatiful place, well located, great ambience. The food was good, really good, the price is fair, you pay for the place and not just the food. Unfortunatly my visit was disturbed by a very loud kid, the parents didn't even care about there...More

Thank Leonardo B
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Based on the reviews I had high expectations of this restaurant. I was not disappointed in any way. From the lovely well tended garden, to the tastefully appointed dining area and the spotless restrooms, every detail in this place show a labor of love and...More

Thank PassingThruAmericas
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The Secret Garden is a wonderful and a romantic place to take your love for a quiet and romantic bite or two. ALthough we were at Penedo as part of a business visit, we decided to go here as it was highly recommended by the...More

Thank Rahul D
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

The place per se is beautiful, and mysterious like the name says: Secret Garden. The story says that was the General Geisel, former Brazilian President, summer house. The service, the food and the ambience are amazing! I recommend making a reservation.

1  Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Nice ambiance, excellent service, fantastic food. The waiter, Wesley, was particularly polite and attentive.

1  Thank FboK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Das Tres Cachoeiras 3899, Penedo, Itatiaia, State of Rio de Janeiro 57200-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Itatiaia  >  Penedo
  • Phone Number: +55(24)3351-2516
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