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Devassa

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Neighbourhood:
Copacabana
Brazilian, Bar, South American
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Rua Bolivar 8, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22061-020, Brazil
2122360667
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11:00 - 03:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 03:00
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Luanda, Angola
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Fresh and tasty food, large variety, huge size of portions. Great beer. A bit hot since they don't have air conditioner.

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Thank Ariel M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

very good food nice restaurant with a nice food! Portions are very big! Jummy seafood like calamares frites and very good selfbrewed beer!

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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We tried to grab some drinks today but the door girl could care less to let us know where to lock our bikes. Just rudely stared at us until we left.

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Thank Brittany D
Manila, Philippines
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

It was my first time to eat a very good food not a local dish... within the touristic area of Copacabana.

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Thank luwism2016
Stockholm, Sweden
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Pleasant and friendly restaurant. Reasonable prices, good food and excellent beer. Nice location, quick and competent service.

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Thank UNL
Brigantine, New Jersey
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98 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

On Avenida Atlântica in the heart of Copacabana beach you will find one of Devassa's Rio locations. They have great homemade beer and we had excellent sandwiches all very generous portions. It can be open air and indoors depending on your preference and the weather. I see some negative comments here about the service. I disagree and found Cariocas to... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

If you want some good beer ( not just bland lager like the majority of bars ) then this is as good as it gets in Rio . Devassa brew their own beers very well . It's average price ,the atmosphere is very busy ,very friendly ,and it's in a superb location . The food is average bar food which... More 

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Thank A J
Olsztyn, Poland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

We went there accidently because it was raining.. nothing special,very oily food,long waiting and not the best service. There are better places;)

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Thank Agnieszka O
New York
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015

Devassa has several restaurants around Rio, this is relatively new in Copa with decent food and great beer.

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Thank BobH15
Paris, France
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92 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

One can eat, have a good brazilian beer, enjoy the sea, do not care about time. They have a lot of options on the menu, I've come a lot of times to have lunch and it was always great. The hostess is really nice!

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Thank Lara P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Brazilian, Bar, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 03:00
Monday
11:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 03:00
Thursday
11:00 - 03:00
Friday
11:00 - 03:00
Saturday
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Bolivar 8, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22061-020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: 2122360667

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Copacabana

Neighbourhood Profile
Copacabana
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 draw in Copacabana is still the fantastic view of the coast and the incredible beaches.
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