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O Caranguejo Restaurante

Rua Barata Ribeiro 771 | Corner with Rua Xavier da Silveira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22051-001, Brazil
+55 21 2235-1249
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good43%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
18 Jan 2018
“One of the best empadas (pie) you have ever eaten”
13 Jan 2018
“A haven for foreigners after seafood but it is quite pricey!”
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, Portuguese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Rua Barata Ribeiro 771 | Corner with Rua Xavier da Silveira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22051-001, Brazil
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Reviewed January 18, 2018

Indulge in one of the best pies in Brazil, drink a chopp of the highest quality, choose one of the fish or seafood dishes from the menu and enjoy it all! You will want to go back.

Thank depaulacarlos
ANTONIO L, Proprietário at O Caranguejo Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018
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obrigado

Reviewed January 13, 2018

Foreigners visiting Brazil crave for the opportunity to eat great and fresh seafood for (much) lower prices than at home - well, the food in this restaurant is great but prices are too high for Brazilian standards! It is very easy to get to, on...More

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ANTONIO L, Proprietário at O Caranguejo Restaurante, responded to this reviewResponded January 29, 2018
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obrigado pelo comentario

Reviewed January 16, 2017

Small seafood restaurant serving fresh fish and other dishes. Specialty is all sorts of seafood dishes but finger food as we call it, is great. Prices are very reasonable, ice cold beer, snacks and delicious seafood. Given it 4 stars due to the comfort of...More

Thank Memmet
Reviewed August 15, 2016

This is a place locals seem to go and the food was excellent although beware the portions are very large and 1 main course between 2 is enough. We had prawns in garlic, fried row, fantastic sardines and an excellent sea bass. One of the...More

Thank mbgandco
Reviewed November 18, 2014

Big dishes of caranguejos, camaroes and all kinds of seafood at moderate prices. Very kind waiters in a rustic atmosphere. I am sure to go back again!

Thank yemanjah
Reviewed July 29, 2013

A colleague of mine recommended this seafood restaurant as being very good. Therefore, we went with a couple of people, sat outside and ordered some fish. The waiters were very helpful and friendly. Since it is quite common in Brazil to have a lot of...More

1  Thank Naraew
Reviewed May 3, 2012

We've been looking for a good seafood restaurant for quite a time and occasionally came across Caranguejo. This is definitely a good place to have dinner. We tried a seafood mixed plate for two and it was delicious. The service was great. The prices are...More

1  Thank Anasyasia
Reviewed September 24, 2011

This is what Cariocas would call a “Pé Sujo”, which literally translated means “Dirty Foot”. This expression does not necessarily means that it is a bad place; the name is usually used in reference to small bars found in many street corners around Rio where...More

1  Thank ApiciusHotelier
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Monday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Tuesday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Wednesday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Thursday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barata Ribeiro 771 | Corner with Rua Xavier da Silveira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22051-001, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2235-1249
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