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Big Nectar

Rua Teixeira de Melo 34A | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-010, Brazil
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good54%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
28 Dec 2016
“Great quick, cheap bite”
16 Nov 2016
“For a snack or proper meal any time of day or night!”
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Brazilian, Fast food
Rua Teixeira de Melo 34A | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-010, Brazil
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Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

We grabbed a quick lunch bite here - a pastry-like piece of bread with sausage in it, and a coke, for less than US$5. Staff was unfriendly, but who cares - it's fast food.

Thank Willem K
Reviewed 17 November 2016

It is a very successful chain of juice parlours with snacks, cakes and meals all around Copacabana and Ipanema, some open around the clock! Their juice menu is quite comprehensive and you can combine flavours! Snacks are all fresh and visible in the counter; this...More

1  Thank vitorbabrazil
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Fair prices, there's a chain of them. I often at the one near Rua Miguel Lemos too. Favorite plate- chicken rice beans fries for 21.90 Real(6.25 US). Filling and good.

Thank Skysoldier4life
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Popped into this juice bar for a quick bite on the way to the beach. Absolutely the best presunto e queijo salgado in Rio. Super cheap and efficient, would return,

Thank AshleaJayne
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

if you want good Brazilian snack foods (pastel, coxinha, pao de Queijo) definitely stop by here. really good juices, too. acai is up to par.

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I recommend that anyone that comes to Rio must experience the Big Nectar. It is a great place to get a snack and juice. Very reasonable in price.

Thank travelguy5335
Reviewed 17 May 2014 via mobile

Last carnival i got very frustrated in this place. On a meal they use to price as R$5,00 they overpriced it to R$10,00 just because "it's carnival"

Thank Rafael C
Reviewed 12 September 2013

If you don't wanna pay much for a fair meal, that's the place. You will find one of them almost every corner in ipanema and copacabana. That's a pretty simple place to eat a meal. For non-brazilians, it's an experience of eating what brazilians eat...More

Thank Mwtheo
Reviewed 17 March 2013

I ate here every morning for 2 weeks was such a cool place to sit and eat, food was amazing fair price. Didnt have one bad meal here the juice is amazing too. Great place to experience.

Thank Jordan H
Reviewed 25 January 2013

The food is pretty honest, the cheeseburger is good, the service is fast and the juices are amazing! If you're looking for a quick lunch or snack i recommend it!

Thank Vivi_rojas
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the
best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is
inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from
Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many
high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which
can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue.
The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing
many art galleries that show contemporary art. There
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  • Value
Average prices
Brazilian, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Teixeira de Melo 34A | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22410-010, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: 21-2522-1354
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