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Mil Frutas

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Ipanema
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Rua Garcia d'Avila 134A | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
(21) 2521 1384
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10:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 01:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2011

As too often in Rio in the last years, another example of an overrated place. So many "best reviews and best comments" ... Actually very mediocre flavours, water cristal in the textures, ungenerous scoops and on top of that ... overpriced. Having just returned from a trip in Buenos Aires, trying the 1000 frutas in Shopping Leblon was such a... More 

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Caracas, Venezuela
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2010

Mil Frutas reflects the Carioca love of tropical fruits with their flavors, you will find ice creams here you cannot get anywhere else. I love their seasonal options as well, you can get flavors like "Honey and Rosewater". They also have traditional ice creams like chocolate, or fancy flavors like " After Eight" (like the chocolate mint candy). The choices... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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547 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 799 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2009

Excellent gelato! There are multiple groups of flavors: fruit-based, cream-based, a few others. We each had the smallest size for US$3.50. I had acai (great flavor -- I've had acai before, but never gelato). My husband had another South American fruit. I cannot remember the name, but the flavor was superb-- a bit sour, a bit sweet -- just perfect.... More 

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Brasilia
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2008

The best ice cream in Rio. Many different flavors.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Garcia d'Avila 134A | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: (21) 2521 1384

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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 Ipanema

Neighbourhood Profile
Ipanema
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
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