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Bar Tropeco

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Leblon
Brazilian, Bar, Pub, South American
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Avenida Ataulfo de Paiva 517 | Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22440-032, Brazil
2511 5343
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Closed
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 00:30
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Cotswolds, England
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Service very slow and inattentive - 30 min wait - made worse as we were the only ones in at 6:45pm on a Monday. Food okay, the prawn risotto being the best dish. Caipirinhas were average at best. No mention of service charge on the menu but handwritten 10% added to bill. Better, cheaper restaurants nearby.

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Thank CotswoldCouple
Stockholm, Sweden
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2016 via mobile

Had the fish which was good, not the best I've tried but good enough. Good service and a nice place. The downstairs area is open towards the street.

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Thank Carl S
Westmount, Canada
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2016

A true carioca experience. The food is simply excellent and the chopp is served as it should be. We really enjoyed the " Bacalhau", " Bolinhos de Bacalhau", Pasteis de Camarao com Catupiry e a Caldeirada!

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Thank Xavier L
Miami, Florida, USA
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Food was badly prepared. Ordered a simple steak and fries. The steak was very thin and undercooked. The french fries were underfried and the campanha sauce was stale.

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Thank montecobre
São Paulo, SP
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2014

This is a restaurant I haven't been before. I've been there with my daughter to have lunch with a cousin, his wife and mother-in-law. On a sunny Sunday. My cousin lives in Leblon. Food was very good (I had cod fish and they had a cozido which is a mix of boiled vegetables, fish, sausages, potatoes...very tasty by the way... More 

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Thank Nabil_Hanna
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2014

It´s an excellent bar, with a great atmosphere, great food (try the pastel), cold beer and good drinks.

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Thank Miguel G
Whistler, bc
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2012

Very good barzinho, nothing too much different of what you find in other bars if you go out in Rio. The exception being the PASTEIS, that are soooo good ! It might not be the best i've been to, but I would DEFINITELY return and recommend !!

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Thank Traveller_Whistler
Orlando, Florida
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121 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2011

While in Rio we had lunch everyother day and a few stops for chopp and caipirinhas while having a great vacation in Rio. The food is great, portions are huge and good for sharing. Apetizers: pastel and caipirinha and chopp keep flowing. Daniel is a great Host.

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Chicago
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93 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2010

Bar Tropeco has a very interesting decor. The place is narrow but it's multi-level. The food menu is extensive and one of my favorite features was the make your own pastel platter. You can get up to 4 different pastel flavors (8 total) which is great way to sample the local cuisine. The drink menu is also extensive, but the... More 

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Thank chicag009

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Brazilian, Bar, Pub, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 00:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:30
Thursday
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ataulfo de Paiva 517 | Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22440-032, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Leblon
  • Neighbourhood: Leblon
  • Phone Number: 2511 5343

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Leblon

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Leblon
In addition to being one of the most upscale neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming, elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some places open all night). One of the best places to visit is the beach, located under the impressive “Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a pleasant place to relax and admire the local beauty.
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