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“Charge $120 just for bread and water”
Review of Chez L'Ami Martin - CLOSED

Chez L'Ami Martin
Cuisines: Belgian, French
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighbourhood: Lagoa
Reviewed 3 March 2012

We had 4 people and out of a 450 bill 120 was for brad and bottled water. They kept bring us small baskets of bread with being asked to do so. We were never told that there was a charge for the bread and we never asked for a single basket. They brought about 4- 6 baskets of bread. The costs of out main course was about $30 each so we did not expect a bill this high. They were probably taking advantage of us because we do not speak l portuguese. They added a 12% fee for a tip. After paying this outrageous bill to the waiter he stood by the exit and gave us a nasty look as we left. We suspect that this was because we did not give him an extra too. This bill spoiled our experience.

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Reviewed 7 January 2012

I tried twice to go without booking and finally managed to dine there. If you look for good French food in Rio de Janeiro, that is a place to go. Not pretentious, cute and cosy but the tables are a bit too close to each other. Very attentive, knowledgeable service.

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Reviewed 18 February 2016
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Reviewed 25 January 2016
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Reviewed 2 December 2015
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