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Restaurante Toca da Traira

Avenida Lucio Costa 8000, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22795-006, Brazil
+55 21 2433 1081
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
15 Nov 2016
“Amazing Grilled Fish over coals”
4 Nov 2016
“Unique, tasty grilled fish”
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
$$ - $$$
Avenida Lucio Costa 8000, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22795-006, Brazil
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Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is one of my favourite restaurantes in the Barra Area. Sometimes I get tired of the Churrascarias and this fish restaurant is exceptional for a reasonable price.

Thank Philipmurdoch
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This restaurant specializes in pintado, a meaty fish like grouper. They dust the fish fillets in parmesan and wrap on a churrasco (Brazilian barbecue, or churrasco) spear, and grill. You choose your side dishes--we chose alla Meuniere, with broccoli rice (green and delicious), potatoes and...More

Thank Justine S
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

A sea view restaurant but nothing special. Price not high but fair based on food quality. Service medium level also. If you are looking for good food and special service this is not the place. If you are looking for medium price and standard fish...More

Thank Joao Paulo Mara... F
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

I really didn't know what to expect since we did not understand the menu, but was pleasantly surprised. We ordered the grilled sole with mushrooms, shrimp and capers. It was a large portion for two people and it was quite tasty. Nice and close to...More

Thank kidsaroundtheworld
Reviewed 22 July 2015

My girfriend and I went to Toca da Traíra to have dinner and we love it. We were 4 people and had Bobó de Camarão (shrimps) and pintado na brasa (roasted fish) and it was all delicious. Highly recommend after a day at Praia da...More

Thank Gomesgm
Reviewed 8 June 2015

If you like luxus, you won t find it here. It is a simple restaurant by the sea. The waiters have not been adequately trained. But the food is so good! Try the Grilled Pintado with cheese sauce and you will love it!

Thank pdtboy
Reviewed 17 November 2013

This restaurant is located at the beach in the Barra section of Rio. Great views and good seafood. The service was good and the atmosphere too. I will go back for the seafood as I was very happy with my meal. The varieties of fish...More

2  Thank Steve R
Reviewed 8 September 2013

This place is not far from our house. The fish is delicious. Always hot and tasty. The service is adequate.

Thank Larry Z
Reviewed 26 July 2013 via mobile

You must pay attention because it only worth if you buy a discount coupon on a site before, because you'll spend a lot to feel satisfied.

Thank Rodrigo M
Reviewed 24 January 2012

food is terrible, place is terrible, altough good location. Waitress are terrible, not rudes, but unprepeared.

3  Thank luizaqueroga
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Valet Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Lucio Costa 8000, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22795-006, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Barra da Tijuca
  • Neighbourhood: Barra da Tijuca
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2433 1081
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Typical Brazilian seafood you can find here. In our menu the freshest and best quality fish and diferent kinds of shellfish from Brazilian shores. High quality food, brazilian drinks, beers, wines, knowledgable service and a fantastic atmosphere in front of Barra da Tijuca beach.
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