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Primeira Pa

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££ - £££
Barra da Tijuca
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Rua Goncalves Crespo 450, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(21) 2293-2653
12:00 - 00:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

I just went there two times but both were amazing! Incredible dumplings, duck and rice noodles!!! And the price is unbelievable!

Thank Paula M
Niteroi, RJ
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50 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015 via mobile

In my opinion this is an excellent place to eat because its the only real chinese restaurant in Rio, so there are no ways to compare with other places... but the food is pretty good, like the beijing duck which is served traditionally with wrapers hoisin sauce and cucumbers and also the usual chinese dishes like meat and onions or... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

best chinese food i've ever eaten in Rio de Janeiro. Located inside the Chinese Brazilian Association, it is a very tradicional place - there was a time that the waiters barely spoke portuguese - which makes the place special. And it is relatively cheap, considering the average meal price in Rio.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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354 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2013

We had a very interesting "adventure" at Primeira Pa recently. Myself and my wife love Chinese food and were looking for an outstanding experience in Rio, so we were excited about the prospects of eating at Primeira Pa. We love Mr Lam, but realize that this is far from an authentic Chinese experience. It is located in a Chinese Association... More 

5 Thank Knownews

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Goncalves Crespo 450, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Barra da Tijuca
  • Neighbourhood: Barra da Tijuca
  • Phone Number: (21) 2293-2653

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?