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Bar da Frente

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, Pub, Brazilian
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Rua Barao de Iguatemi 388 | Praca da Bandeira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20270-060, Brazil
+55 21 2502-0176
Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great place! Premium craft beers and excellent service combined with local foods with a twist. Come here to try the flavors of Rio, but with dishes that you won't find anywhere else. Bolinhos de feijoada are pricey but great. Arroz de Puta-Rica is to die for. Entree's are priced for two people but can serve three if needed. My first... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

If you want to try Brazilian flavors , this is the right place. Sit down and drink some beers and eat good food. For desert, Katia & Ivan.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

I visited this restaurant (a hole in the wall really) yesterday with a Brazilian friend. The food lived up to its reputation. The dishes are very creative but they also taste good. Based on Brazilian favorites, it might be defined as nouveau cuisine. The play is very small--probably not even 10 tables. People hang out on the street and have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, Pub, Brazilian
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barao de Iguatemi 388 | Praca da Bandeira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20270-060, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2502-0176

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