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Rua das Palmeiras, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28950-000, Brazil
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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Ordered a penne alla'rabiata. The pasta was mediocre, the tomato sauce was supermarket-bought and I'm still looking for the peppers that were supposed to be in the sauce. Only upside is that it's not expensive.

Thank Renan G
South East England, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Perhaps people eat later in Brazil or perhaps it is just a very quiet time of year but the place was completely empty. My daughter had her heart set on a pizza so we went in anyway. The service was good but the food was distinctly second rate. The steak was thin and overcooked. Don't have the pepper sauce it... More 

Thank Andy M
Stavanger, Norway
1 review
Reviewed 16 April 2015 via mobile

Alot of food, cheap and bad! The restaurant gets full quikly, only because its cheap. Check the list on trip adviser first.

Thank heherma
Sao Paulo, SP
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2015 via mobile

Staff completely unprepared and confused. Food pretty ordinary. Terrible presentation! Do not go for the executive menu!!!

Thank SabrinaGuirelli
Armacao dos Buzios, RJ
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2013 via mobile

Worst dinner ever, they are only full because they receive vouchers from hotel. From the bread they serve u until u awaits for ever u can inagine the quality od the dishes. A menu full of writing mistakes, cold food, no standart, and confusion from the order until bill. Your kids will cry and the noise inside gonna make your... More 

London, United Kingdom
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239 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2013

Could not understand why there was a queue outside this particular restaurant most evenings. Yes the prices are certainly below average for the area but the service and the quality of the food was very poor when we had lunch there on our first day in Buzios - must have missed something!!!!!!!

Thank Howard-Moon
Moscow, Russia
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69 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2013

We came to this restaurant in the evening and had a table outside. The prices were very good in comparison to the nearest restaurants. After we ordered the food we noticed that many people came and there was a long queue. We decided that this was because the restaurant is very good. There were approximately 50 people in a queue,... More 

Thank 507MariaS
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2013

We walked past here every night and there was literally a queue of no less that 20 people waiting in the street every night for this restaurant. We decided to go for lunch here one day to see what the fuss was about. Inside was fairly rundown and there were lots of flies everywhere! The menu was standard. The service... More 

Thank Claire B
Salt Lake City, Utah
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89 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2013

This restaurant (which seems to be a franchise of sorts as there is more than one) had a long line in front of it on three evenings throughout the evening. However, the food was awful, service poor and atmosphere was average. The price was low in comparison to other restaurants in the area. I had steak and it was very... More 

Thank Venus-David
Montevideo, Uruguay
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2013

Liked the food, especially fish food. Not so brilliant the desserts. Good table service. Price average, not budget. ......

Thank Rosanna R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Argentinian, South American, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua das Palmeiras, Armacao dos Buzios, State of Rio de Janeiro 28950-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Armacao dos Buzios
  • Phone Number: 22-26237098

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