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Piccola Italia

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Estrada da Barra da Tijuca 1636 | Loja A2 - bloco B - Itanhangá, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22641-003, Brazil
+55 21 2491-3506
12:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 01:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Piccola Italia is a very simple "cantina style" restaurant, with a charming location and interior decoration and an extensive menu of traditional Italian dishes. Fairly priced, their double portions serve 2 or even 3 people, if not that hungry. The waiters are always smiling, and service usually is very fast. Not the best kitchen in town, but a honest one.... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2014 via mobile

Poor and slow service. It took them 50 minutes to bring our order. The restaurant was empty, around six tables with parties of 4, maximum! I came here after reading a review from Veja magazine, on their Stromboli, a kind of a wrap crunchy pizza. The menu offers 5 types and two sizes (small and medium which is about 30cm).... More 

Thank Adriana R
Rio de Janeiro
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Nice service but the bread was very stale the gnocchi were like puffs of flour. My wife had so called freshly made fetuccine that seemed more store bought. The tomato sauce was definetly out of a can without a doubt. Tasted like tin can and very heavy on the extract.! Had heart burn all night after this meal. The place... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrada da Barra da Tijuca 1636 | Loja A2 - bloco B - Itanhangá, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22641-003, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2491-3506

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