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“Beautiful place, wonderful view. A little crowded.”
Review of Lagoon

Lagoon
Ranked #203 of 14,076 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Contemporary
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Reservations
Reviewed 4 April 2013

The place, and old bleacher for watching rowing competitions at Lagôa Rodrigo de Freitas in Rio de Janeiro, is nice, extremely well decorated and with some 4 or 5 different restaurants, a couple of cinemas and a Theatre. We chose Gula-Gula and the food was very good and service friendly and competent which is unusual in Rio (its usually very friendly and incompetent). Cost benefit ratio is good. The best place to sit is the Terrace but, most of the times there will be a wait of around 30/40 minutes that is not too much if you can find a place to sit at the bar while you wait.

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Reviewed 25 March 2013

The Lagoon hosts restaurants and cinemas in a multi-layered building on the Leblon side of the Lagoa. The food is expensive, ( a caipirinha is about 17.50 Reis), but well-prepared. Go there for the view. Sit outside on the top floor and enjoy it.

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Reviewed 24 March 2013

The veranda offer the menu from 4 different restaurants, and a wonderful view on the Lagoa. you can choose to eat Italian, Japanes or classical Brasilian.

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Reviewed 9 March 2013

Vibrant and refined at the same time, this space is one of the most interesting areas of Rio dedicated to the modern concept of gastronomy blended with city's landscape.

On the edge of the beautiful Lagoa Rodrigo de Freitas, on its terrace, there are about 5 options, all branches of some of the most renowned restaurants in the city, as Quadrifoglio, Giuseppe, Pax... really a wide range of good styles as well.

You can take a table on the balcony with a beautiful view to the lake and to the montains that surround it, sit in the lively lounge, where the atmosphere is more relaxed or even opt for the exclusivity of the interior of one of the above mentioned establishments.

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Reviewed 4 March 2013 via mobile

I went 3 times at the terrace, the view is fabulous . The tapas were good and the food was also good but not outstanding , nice atmosphere . A good place to have a drink and eat something light. Service was nice.

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