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Boteco do Gomes

££ - £££, South American
Rua Riachuelo 62, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-014, Brazil
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
28 Jul 2017
“Excellent food, good value, lots of local”
22 Nov 2016
“Excellent food/bar before dancing”
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Brazilian, South American
££ - £££
Rua Riachuelo 62, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-014, Brazil
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We loved the food so much that we returned the next day for another meal. Staff doesn't​ speak much English but you can ask for an English menu. All menu comes in 1/2 or full. The full option is suitable for sharing between 2-3 people.

Thank JLJ_CL
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Located very nicely in Lapa, so you can eat some food before going out! Excellent bang for your buck, especially the 2 people plate.

Thank Adriaan J
Reviewed 13 June 2016

Reviewer Profile: Early 60s, retired, USA, on holiday Informal lunch near Arcos da Lapa (Carioca Aqueduct) on Friday in early June, 2016. Good food (I had Carne Asada). Cold Beer. Friendly, attentive service. Good value. Mainly locals. Very limited English spoken by staff. I stayed...More

Thank HonorableRich
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Local food. Locals comes to eat here. Excellent service! We went with 2 kids (18 month and 5 years old). No problem. They have baby chair too. Food is really good (good quality and quantity) I recommend for a true and awesome local experience.

Thank Loic M
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We came here twice and thoroughly enjoyed both visits - the steak and chicken we had were excellent, as was the service. They provide an English menu which was much appreciated. If you're looking for a reasonably priced restaurant with good food and strong drinks,...More

Thank Henna D
Reviewed 18 February 2016

A warm friendly place, if you order one of the meals for 2 then it works out great value for 2, although none of the staff spoke English an English menu was provided and the service we received was excellent and attentive, it was that...More

Thank icisengland187069
Reviewed 23 January 2016 via mobile

Stumbled on this place by mistake on my first day in the city. Got recommended their meal deal - steak, rice, chips, beans and salad. The server was very helpful showing me what was included with their English menu. I liked it so much I...More

Thank Dan_English
Reviewed 14 December 2015 via mobile

Best Brazilian food we had!! The place is a pub like brick restaurant with an open homey feel. Most customers are locals so the waiters don't speak much English, but they do have an English menu. The food is authentic, family style with very big...More

Thank G F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Brazilian, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Drinks
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Riachuelo 62, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-014, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: 2125319717
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