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Le Pre Catelan - CLOSED

Avenida Atlantica 4240 | Hotel Sofitel Rio De Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-900, Brazil
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
1 Oct 2016
“Exquisite food, great service!”
28 Jul 2016
“Great food, but a bit too formal”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Brazilian, South American, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Avenida Atlantica 4240 | Hotel Sofitel Rio De Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-900, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 January 2016

Brilliant mixed Amazon tasting menu, was surprised how cheap £100 inc drinks wine each for a Michelin star Restaurant can't complain.Fantastic staff explaining the menu , also given a booklet explaining ingredients fantastic dessert , elegant but informal at the same time nice atmosphere.

Thank Chrism1982
Reviewed 9 January 2016

We decided to splurge on this restaurant because of the great reviews and reputation. We were extremely impressed! My husband chose the Amazon tasting menu and I chose the Chef's tasting menu. Although the Amazon menu was 10 courses and the Chef's menu was 5...More

Thank AndraMaryland
Reviewed 9 January 2016

When we first arrived in Rio, we were surprised by the food -- kind of bland with mediocre flavor and presentation. This was our first time in Brazil and we were expecting more flavor and the kind of quality found in other touristy and urban...More

Thank XploringFamily
Reviewed 7 January 2016

My husband and I ate at Le Pre Catelan on our first night in Rio. It was pouring out and we actually considered staying in. Thank goodness we decided to brave the elements. My first impression was of the decor, which was beautiful and everything...More

1  Thank Susan K
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Quality and presentation of Food was excellent and great value for Michelin Star Restaurant. Culinary highlight of the holidays for my Family.

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This was in our hotel, but was an amazing experience. We ordered Prime Rib for two and it was prepared to our specifications and well seasoned. The ambiance and service were impeccable as was the food.

Thank Hlondon99
Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

A very good French restaurant with an impeccable service by the waiters and an amazing food choice . It's a must if you want to try French food and 5 star dining. They treat you with real class. You definitely feel like a prince over...More

Thank Saarthak B
Reviewed 8 December 2015

My boyfriend and I went here for Thanksgiving dinner. The hostess and the waiters were very familiar with the American holiday and did everything they could to make our experience special. We selected to try the Amazon Tasting Menu and we're so glad we did....More

1  Thank Geoffrey L
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

We ate here on a Tuesday evening and had the Amazonian tasting menu, it was superb. From the hors d'oeuvres to the dessert the kitchen brigade certainly know what they are doing. The service from the waiting staff is excellent and the location is great...More

1  Thank Nemesis13
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

Staff makes sure you are ok all times, outstanding services, especially Cristiano. My wife had the Amazonian set menu. Perfect. I had the Chef's set menu. Apart of the Ancho beef, it was great. Problem is that was the main menu, 1/3 of the course...More

1  Thank Jpndesimone
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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Restaurant Details

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View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
19:30 - 00:00
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19:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Atlantica 4240 | Hotel Sofitel Rio De Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22070-900, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: +55(21)2525-1160
For us, gastronomy is art de la cuisine and flavors, presentation, service and ambience are paramount. All this is taken into consideration to create a culinary concept where food is an essential ingredient for an unforgettable experience. The Le Pre Catelan restaurant has been named one of the top 10 hotel restaurants in the world by Hotel World magazine. Modern decor and views over Copacabana. Our menu changes every 2 weeks.
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