Best Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro located within a 5 minute walk of Cardeal Arcoverde Station | Ratings, Reviews & Maps

The following Rio de Janeiro restaurants are all conveniently located within a 5 minute walk from Cardeal Arcoverde Metro Station which services the northern portion of the popular Copacabana area. They are sorted according to their overall rating on Yelp. When you are looking for a great place to eat near Cardeal Arcoverde Station or near the northern end of the Copacabana area, any of the following restaurants should prove to be a good choice.

Churrascaria Palace

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 120 Reviews.

Churrascaria Palace
Churrascaria Palace map

Price: $$$$

Category: Steakhouses Rodizios

Address:
R. Rodolfo Dantas, 16
Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22020-040
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2541-5898

5 Star Rating All the food here is delicious and it's popular so I recommend making a reservation to secure yourself a table if you plan on going. It's buffet brasil... Read More

Rick T. Aug-18-2021

5 Star Rating Churrascaria Palace was recommended to me by a local tour guide via Trip Advisor. And I'm so glad it didn't disappoint! I've had a long day in the airport... Read More

Jodie M. Jan-29-2021

5 Star Rating My hubby and I went here a few years ago. We had a great dinner at Churrascaria Palace. We ate so many different types and cuts of beef. They were all so... Read More

Jennifer S. Sep-17-2020

Galeto Sat's

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 58 Reviews.

Galeto Sat's
Galeto Sat's map

Price: $$

Category: Dive Bars Brazilian

Address:
R. Barata Ribeiro, 7
Loja D
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22011-001
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2275-6197

5 Star Rating This place happened to be very close to our hotel in Rio - and it popped up in a list of Anthony Bourdain's favourite Rio places to eat. It's casual and... Read More

Michelle B. Nov-11-2019

4 Star Rating This place is your definition of hole in the wall. The people are great. The food is delicious. What more can I say? I highly recommend getting the Farofa... Read More

Donna Y. Jan-24-2020

4 Star Rating Serving Rio de Janeiro for over 40 years, Galeto Sat's is a neighborhood spot revered for cold Beer and Charcoal Broiled Chicken, a meal for two costing... Read More

Michael U. Oct-11-2019

Amir

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 54 Reviews.

Amir
Amir map

Price: $$

Category: Arabian

Address:
R. Ronald de Carvalho, 55
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22021-020
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2275-5596

5 Star Rating After spending two weeks in São Paulo and Rio, Amir had the best food. The hummus and tabbouleh were amazing. The falafel was extremely delicious. The rice... Read More

Rob T. Jan-11-2019

4 Star Rating Stopped in for dinner - apx. 1 hour before closing; they seemed to remain busy with delivery orders. Seating available inside and outside. Service was a... Read More

Zadia H. Dec-07-2019

5 Star Rating Probably the absolute best Mediterranean food Ive ever had. Normally im not a fan of this cuisine but went with-the majority of my groups choice for dinner... Read More

Sedonni W. Aug-27-2019

Alfaia

Yelp Rating:
4.5 out of 5 4.5 Star Rating
Based on 22 Reviews.

Alfaia
Alfaia map

Price: $$$

Category: Portuguese Seafood

Address:
R. Inhangá, 30
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22020-060
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2236-1222

5 Star Rating This place was simply amazing to the last drop. We initially came here just to get some egg tarts. And the service and the hospitality we got was... Read More

Ernie K. Dec-01-2019

5 Star Rating Best meal we had in Rio! We tried their famous fish and shrimp moqueca and boy...it did not disappoint!! Highly recommended for people who's traveling in... Read More

vidia c. May-02-2017

5 Star Rating Wow the grilled octopus has exceeded ALL expectations! Salad for Two was totally satisfying, now for the main! The crisp garlic coated cod is a garlic... Read More

Jane M. Apr-14-2019

Azumi

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 30 Reviews.

Azumi
Azumi map

Price: $$$$

Category: Japanese Sushi Bars

Address:
R. Ministro Viveiros de Castro, 127
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22021-010
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2541-4294

5 Star Rating So far, the best Japanese restaurant I've been to in Rio. They serve authentic Japanese food. It is the only place so far that does a proper soup based Udon... Read More

Kelly K. Aug-27-2014

4 Star Rating Authentic Japanese sushi place. The chefs are Japanese so this gives you the first good impression of good seafood! And it was. Great selection of fish:... Read More

Marian M. Apr-19-2019

5 Star Rating Okay wow. Super chill and quiet spot in Copacabana. The sushi is so good. We got the lunch bento bowls. U can choose sashimi or nigiri as the main part of... Read More

Julie N. Mar-08-2019

Botequim Informal

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 25 Reviews.

Botequim Informal
Botequim Informal map

Price: $$

Category: Brazilian Bars Steakhouses

Address:
Av. Nossa Senhora de Copacabana, 434
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22020-001
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2547-2871

5 Star Rating Every time I've passed this place on other days, it's busy. On a Saturday night, this was the only place near me that appeared to be very busy so I said to... Read More

Ann S. Aug-18-2016

5 Star Rating This restaurant has really become one of my favorite places to dine at while traveling to Rio. We got the feijoada and it was incredibly good. If you like a... Read More

Chris C. May-25-2015

4 Star Rating We have come here multiple times for happy hours and now with the World Cup to sit back, relax and cheer on the games with their 3 TVs. Its not that big... Read More

Luciana Y. Jul-03-2014

Quick Galetos

Yelp Rating:
5 out of 5 5 Star Rating
Based on 8 Reviews.

Quick Galetos
Quick Galetos map

Price: $$

Category: Rotisserie Chicken

Address:
R. Duvivier 28
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22020-020
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2541-2897

5 Star Rating A great spot to grab a bite to eat if you're by Copacabana beach. Very affordable and very filling. I ordered the chicken without any sides as I was headed... Read More

Carlo F. Jun-23-2020

5 Star Rating I can't believe I never knew about this place. I've lived in Rio over 13 years. A friend recommended it to me. Since I only eat fish, I tried the shrimp.... Read More

Linda O. Jan-29-2020

5 Star Rating Our first night in Rio was made perfect after having dinner here. We walked up to this open restaurant, with a bar-like seating style. It's nothing fancy,... Read More

Jenny K. Jan-05-2019

Sofá Café

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 27 Reviews.

Sofá Café
Sofá Café map

Price: $$

Category: Cafes

Address:
Av. Nossa Senhora de Copacabana, 300
Loja A
Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22020-001
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2543-9107

4 Star Rating Great coffee and breakfast for a average price, good omelette and yogurt, there is fine WiFi and the waiters don't know english. Air conditioning is really... Read More

Ido P. Feb-22-2019

5 Star Rating Charming and relaxing cafe with all sorts or coffee drinks, snacks and desserts. I chose an iced coffee made with espresso and tonic water. The citrusy and... Read More

Ute L. Dec-08-2016

5 Star Rating The cutest cafe! Great menu offering different breakfast choices between waffles, breads, omelettes, coffees, fresh juices and more. My fave dish is the... Read More

Bonnie C. Aug-28-2018

La Trattoria

Yelp Rating:
3.5 out of 5 3.5 Star Rating
Based on 31 Reviews.

La Trattoria
La Trattoria map

Price: $$

Category: Italian

Address:
R. Fernando Mendes, 7
Loja A
Copacabana
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22021-030
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2255-3319

4 Star Rating I know a gross over generalisation, but I have never had good spaghetti in Rio. But here it was great, comparable with what I have had in Italy. The sauce... Read More

Julian D. Aug-25-2018

2 Star Rating I don't ever have to return here! The customer service was good, the location was great because my hotel was in walking distance but the food was nothing... Read More

Rhonda M. Aug-29-2019

5 Star Rating Quaint Italian restaurant in an excellent location. No wait but it was a full house. Excellent service. Great value. Read More

Clara C. Dec-05-2019

Churrascaria Carretão do Lido

Yelp Rating:
4 out of 5 4 Star Rating
Based on 16 Reviews.

Churrascaria Carretão do Lido
Churrascaria Carretão do Lido map

Price: $$$

Category: Steakhouses

Address:
R. Ronald Carvalho, 55
Loja A-B
Rio de Janeiro - RJ 22021-020
Brazil

Phone: +55 21 2543-2666

3 Star Rating Our private day tour of Rio brought us here for lunch, our first try at Rio's many churrascarias. It's one of those places where the tour groups bring... Read More

Vince N. Jul-06-2017

5 Star Rating Great service. Really good pricing. Good quality meat. 10/10 recommend if you're in Copacabana. Read More

Olivia C. Dec-27-2018

5 Star Rating This is the best place we ate in Brazil. Service was outstanding, food was delicious and the selection was more than imaginable. Very impressive. You should... Read More

Gary C. Nov-10-2019

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Lapa Palooza

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LAPA-PALOOZA! PIRATE PUBCRAWL RIO Lets be young, wild, and free in one of rio's oldest and most bohemian neighborhoods. Test your skills with other guests on our Treasure Hunt. Be prepared for a street full of partygoers! Learn the history of Lapa. We will dance in a bar with live samba and DJ playing pop, funk and reggaeton!EVERY THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY!SURPRISE SHOTS + WELCOME SHOTS + CHALLENGES AND PRIZESMake new friends, meet locals, and have funGood prices, cheap night with drinks and foodSafe Night!This is a tour for those looking forward to meet new people, drinking, eating, dancing, and having fun with some cool music. Its included:+ Pirate Guide+ Free shots and CAIPIRINHA!+ 3 or 4 bars/parties depending on the day+ Selarón Steps (Thursdays)+ Karaoke (Friday and Saturday)+Samba live music+Dj bars and partiesFollow us on Instagram: @piratepubcrawlrio

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Pubcrawl + Boat Party

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WELCOME TO THE PIRATE PUBCRAWL RIOBar Hop with Pubs, bars and parties in the Carioca night! Join our Pirates in a fun night with pirate challenges and prizes. Discover the best bars and parties and have fun getting to know Lapa. We end the night at a party with DJ and samba. Make new friends, get to know places, learn about Rio's culture and drinks!Good prices, food, drinks, make new friends, all accompanied by your friendly guide, let's enjoy a very safe night full of stories!Other remarks: Lapa is a very crowded place so we ask you to be careful, stick together with the group.It includes:+Guide+ Free shots and CAIPIRINHA! + BOAT PARTY + Samba club with live music and DJ + 1 hour free caipirinha at the boat until midnightFollow us on Instagram: @piratepubcrawlrio

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Petropolis The Imperial City with Beer tour and Lunch

From: $78.20 CAD...May vary slightly due to currency fluctuations

Petrópolis a city in Rio de Janeiro State also known such as Imperial City. It was the first planned city construction of Brazil and modern world in 19th century. The Imperator Dom Pedro II, in 1843 made the region as his summer staying, ten years later in 1853 the first brewery of Brazil was founded in Petrópolis, but in 1898 was renamed Bohemia.

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African Heritage: Gastronomy and Musicality Experience

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This experience allows people to experience a unique moment, immersing themselves in flavors, aromas, sounds and behaviors of a very old culture that is a direct part of the history of Brazil, with all its ethnic mixes rescuing the gastronomic identity and the music of a people and still unknown by many.

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Rio by Night | Bars Circuit (Private Tour)

From: $66.22 CAD...May vary slightly due to currency fluctuations

Let us introduce you to the nightlife during your stay in Rio de Janeiro city, where you will explore by foot with your local guide, during 2,5-hour tour. This tour fit for all ages over 18 years old and you will find a wide variety of talented musicians playing live Brazilian Samba music in one of many bars that you will visit during into the best of Rio's nightlife. This tour is designed to give you an opportunity to taste the best of our artisanal beers or shots of Cachaça (typical Brazilian drink made from sugar cane) from US$ 3 per drink, also typical bar appetizers and street food from US$ 4 the dishes, where is extremely popular so be sure to try some of the outrageous combinations recommended from your local guide all available to purchase. 

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Favela Vidigal Tour and Brazilian Lunch

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We HIRE LOCAL guides and families. A percentage of each tour goes back into the comunidade through investments and job opportunities, our tours directly impact lives within the Favela. How often can you say you say to yourself "What an incredible experience". Well Experience Rio is here to do just that. Don't just pass by the Favela or hike up the mountain. Be the Favela, see what its like through the eyes of someone who lives here. With me, you'll get the most realistic experience you can get. Come walk the back alleys, find the Favela art throughout the community. Experience a lunch just like the Carioca does but with a better view. With us, you'll be more than local. You''ll be home!

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