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Casa Cave

Rua Sete de Setembro 133, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-006, Brazil
+55 21 2222-2358
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
9 Jun 2018
“Traditional coffee shop ”
9 Aug 2017
“Another must when visiting Rio”
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Brazilian, Cafe, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Sete de Setembro 133, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-006, Brazil
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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Quite close to Café Colombo, this very traditional coffee shop is not quite as glamourous but serves good pastries and also meals at lunchtime. Prices ok, service could be better

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank JennyGay
Reviewed August 9, 2017

On visiting Downtown Rio you have the chance to see both the Financial and Business Center of this wonderful city, but also the traditional part of it. Cavé, as weel as Colombo, are two icons of the Belle Époque period, when Rio adopted Paris as...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank BrunoFRM
Reviewed April 12, 2017 via mobile

We ducked in here to get out of a downpour and could not have been happier. The sweets are homey and traditional, not fancy, and the 19th century decor is in perfect condition. A great place to stop in central Rio.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 487jaym
Reviewed February 8, 2017

After reading an awesome review of this place, we went there looking for sweets and pastry, but the food is disapoiting, although the building is a very beautiful place.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank SimoneO375
Reviewed November 25, 2016

I was there during the Olympics and it was on the to-do list of my friend. Known to be one of the oldest cafes in town. We were there for brunch, since we got up late in the morning. Even the simple chicken sandwich with...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank lazniahmed
Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

Situated between Carioca and Uruguaiane metro stations. Dropped in to Casa Cave as it was advertised as a traditional Portuguese style eatery. Did not disappoint. Did not understand the ordering process. Given a card and then ordered food from the display counter and paid the...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank rodneyc692
Reviewed July 16, 2016

This is a traditional and old place in downtown Rio were jornalists, writers and social colunists used to encounter to gossip around refresments and coffee. The walls and the table remain the same as they always were but the kitchen has changed into a more...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank cmayr
Reviewed May 18, 2016

I got maried in Dec 05 2015, after the ceremony we went to the Casa Cave to have our breakfast. We had the breakfast in a separated room, inside Casa Cave. Everyone was so nice and kind with us, the food was perfect! Their "palmier...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank Gabriella L
Reviewed April 25, 2016

Perfect for a stop when visiting downtow, taste a great portuguese cakes ant pastries, withi an expresso. Good option for lunch either. 10-in-10

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank EduardoRio
Reviewed April 12, 2016

I live in Rio but I can not resist to go to Casa Cave in order to drink a coffee and eat something good. I recommend you to have a "coxinha" (deep-fried dumpling filled with shredded chicken). It is very traditional in Rio. And for...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Karina K
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Cafe, Portuguese
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sete de Setembro 133, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-006, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2222-2358
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