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Bistro Ouvidor

Rua do Ouvidor 52, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20040-030, Brazil
+55 25095883
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
13 May 2016
“Lack of information”
15 Jul 2015
“Delicious food and service ”
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08:00 - 18:00All hours
££ - £££
Rua do Ouvidor 52, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20040-030, Brazil
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Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I came to dinner with my wife. The food is good (not that incredible) the waiters ate polite but I called before coming and in the phone they said that they accepted sodexo but here I realized that they just accept sodexo during lunch and...More

Thank RagnarLodbrock
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Went there with my grandmother and 4 year old brother, and we had a great lunch. I had the lasanha mediterrânea, and was amazed by the amount of shrimps it had in it! We went on a saturday and it wasn't crowded, we didn't even...More

Thank Anna Clara B
Reviewed 16 March 2015

The food was really good, but the service wasn't. For example, the waitress dropped our bottle of wine and didn't apologize. We went there especially for the Rio Restaurant Week and they didn't offer us the special menu, like they was trying to "hide" this...More

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Thank EloBr
Reviewed 19 July 2014

This place is an excellent alternative to have lunch in the Center of Rio. There are always new options on the menu and all that I tried for far were very well made. They have an good option for a complete experience wirh entree, main...More

Thank Flavio D
Reviewed 25 May 2014

The place was crowded when I arrived at 12:15 and still a line at 1:30 when I left. There is an upstairs also so it does move along. They kept the stones wall exposed so it gives a historic feel. The menu is decent and...More

Thank brasilboy
Reviewed 4 April 2014 via mobile

excellent !!!! good fod and excellent wines.very recommended in the old center of RIO DE JANEIRO jjjjjjjjjjjjnjjjjjjjjjjjj

Thank Norberto C
Reviewed 22 March 2014 via mobile

Environment is great, high level service, the food was really great, and the chef was talking to most of the clients, which enhances my perception of a nice place to go. They were serving a fixed menu, with 4 different wines, to be better served...More

1  Thank Gcohn
Reviewed 28 August 2013

I have been there once, on July 2012, and I hope to be back as soon as I come back to Rio. I was looking for a place to lunch and had gone to a restaurant where I used to lunch but it has changed...More

2  Thank corrosio
Reviewed 25 August 2013

This restaurant is located in downtown, next to the candelária church. This part of Rio (close to Paço imperial) is very nice there are many restaurants around full of people in working day because it is near to business área. The old building are re-newened...More

3  Thank silviacampinas
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Ouvidor 52, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20040-030, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +55 25095883
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