Looking for new experiences visiting the best restaurants in Rio de Janeiro? We made a compilation for lovers of good gastronomy to know the houses best rated by tourists

the city of Rio de Janeiro is well known for its natural beauties and tourist attractions, but the cooking the city is not left out, many tourists visit the place to know some of the famous and best rated restaurants. Have you ever thought about eating a wonderful dish in front of Christ the Redeemer? Here you can!

Top rated restaurants in Rio de Janeiro

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stars of Babylon 

Located on Morro da Babilônia, close to Leme, the restaurant is one of the best ranked on TripAdvisor, the price range of the dishes varies between R$20.00 and R$90.00. A great advantage of the place is the option to buy vegan food. So if you are looking for a place to eat well, not spend a lot and have a wonderful view, Estrelas da Babilonia is ideal to take your love on a romantic date.

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Address: Rua Dona Alexandrina, 91-B, Mirante da Babilônia
Telephone: (21) 99935-5077

Galeto 183

well in Rio de Janeiro City Center, Galeto 183 is famous for its excellent grades and comments lapping up the restaurant's praise, everyone always praising its great food, reasonably priced and fast and very polite service. Galeto 183 is influenced by Portuguese food and is well known by the cariocas who frequent Arcos da Lapa.

Address: R. de Santana, 183 - Downtown
Telephone: (21) 2252-3914

Comrade Shrimp

As the name suggests, it is a restaurant focused on serving different types of shrimp, with a total of 40 versions available for customers to order and taste.

The chef in charge of the dishes is Frenchman François Schmitt, who has lived in the city for over 25 years, bringing everything he has learned about French cuisine to Brazil. The average price of dishes varies between R$20.00 and R$80.00.

Address: Rua Lauro Müller, 116 – Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro
Telephone: (21) 99763-4603

Due House

Located in Barra de Guaratiba, the restaurant it is an ecological and gastronomic haven, allowing customers to have a breathtaking view of nature while enjoying their food.

Casa Due's cuisine is inspired by Italian cuisine, serving a few tables at a time, making the service closer, with more care and attention, it is not an act that in most comments about the restaurant, it is said that very good of the place.

Address: Estrada da Barra de Guaratiba, 40 – Barra Guaratiba
Telephone: (21) 97971-0404

Space 7zero6

Ideal for special occasions, the Espaço 7zero6 restaurant, in Ipanema, occupies the 16th floor of the Praia Ipanema Hotel, offering a complete panorama overlooking Ipanema Beach, Leblon and Morro Dois Irmãos, a carioca postcard.

Attracting tourists and locals alike, the preparations are signed by chef Chef Kadu Soares, who completes the visitor's experience with dishes that navigate the classics of French cuisine.

It is worth remembering that the space also serves social events and corporate activities.

Address: Coverage, Av. Vieira Souto, 706 – Ipanema
Phone: (21) 2141-4949

explorer bar

That Rio de Janeiro is passionate, we all already know, and thanks to that three foreigners decided to get together to create this restaurant, did you know?

Located in charming Santa Teresa, it has a very international cuisine and drinks follow the same line. A differential of the place is that in addition to the restaurant, you can also stay in the Discovery Suite, having a service highly praised by customers who have already been there.

Address: R. Adm. Alexandrino, 399 – Santa Teresa
Telephone: (21) 3264-9665

Eccellenza Pizzeria and Cucina Italiana

Another restaurant with Italian origins and like any good Italian restaurant, Eccellenza Pizzeria e Cucina Italiana has its pizzas as its main dish, which promises to make you forget about any other pizza you've ever had in your life. With crispy and very light dough, the restaurant offers a menu with different types of flavors to be chosen by the customer.

Address: Avenida das Américas, 3900 Floor L2 Store 252 – Barra da Tijuca
Phone: (21) 3252-2651

Ginger Sushi

Ginger is a restaurant that seeks to give total comfort to its customers, with a super relaxed atmosphere and a decoration that enchants anyone. The food is not far behind, some dishes that can be ordered are the Tonkasu Sandwich (breaded pork mini sandwiches, coleslaw and cucumber with spicy mayo) and the Crispy Ebi (containing 6 breaded shrimp), the price range of their orders varies between 50 and 250 reais.

Address: Vogue Square Shopping – Av. das Américas, 8585 Edicule 01 and 02 – Barra da Tijuca
Telephone: (21) 2442-5234

Santiago Barra Winery

Snacks, seafood, cod, grilled meats, wine and spirits, these are just some of the dishes you can order to taste in this restaurant, all dishes are highly praised by most customers, so much so that out of 1800 notes, only 13 are as “bad”, and more than 1600 as “excellent”.

Address: Av. of the Americas, 3900 – Barra da Tijuca
Telephone: (21) 3900-1605


Located at the Sheraton Hotel, in Vidigal, L'etoile is well known even by people who come from outside Rio de Janeiro, it is a reference when it comes to sophisticated restaurants and with an incomparable view of the beaches of Rio de Janeiro. The prices of its dishes are considered high compared to other restaurants, but it is a place worth spending your money, having an unforgettable night.

Address: Sheraton Rio – Av. Niemeyer, 121 – Vidigal
Telephone: (21) 2529-1299


Outdoor tables, wheelchair access, a beautiful view of Barra beach, this combination is perfect for any time of the day, whether for an afternoon snack or a dinner as a couple. Downwind stands out when it comes to a restaurant located on the edge of a beach, with great service, good reviews and a price range that varies between 10 and 50 reais. The perfect place to eat well, be well attended, not spend a lot and all this on the edge of Barra beach.

Address: Av. Lúcio Costa, 5200 – Barra da Tijuca


The Italian restaurant is located at the Sheraton Grand Rio Hotel, Praia do Leme, but if you do not intend to stay at the hotel and still want to know this beautiful restaurant, no problem, it is open to anyone interested who wants to taste the delicious food. A differential is the fact that they serve gluten-free, vegan and vegetarian dishes as well.

Address: Av. Niemeyer, 121 – São Conrado
Telephone: (21) 2522-1291

Mori Ohta Sushi

Anyone who is a fan of Japanese food knows how difficult it is to find a restaurant that serves a good dish as it should be, Mori Ohta Sushi is one of the main ones when it comes to the subject. The Japanese menu has a modern gourmet touch from elaborate starters to dessert, drinks and a relaxed atmosphere. There are two types of onsite carvery that the customer can choose from, the Traditional Festival, which costs around R$100.00 and the Premium, costing around R$150.00.

Address: Barrashopping, Av. of the Americas, 4666 – Barra da Tijuca
Telephone: (21) 3387-0780

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