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Frontera - CLOSED

Avenida Nossa Senhora de Copacabana 1144, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22060-002, Brazil
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
29 Nov 2012
“I don't know why this place is so popular”
15 Sep 2012
“Different kind of buffet experience”
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Mexican, Barbecue
Avenida Nossa Senhora de Copacabana 1144, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22060-002, Brazil
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Reviewed 29 November 2012

Nice ambience, but that's all. Frontera offers a buffet which is supposed to be nice, but I found it to be extremely poor. Just regular food for a very high price (for what it is). There are several other buffet-style restaurants in Rio which I...More

Thank JohnFromBrazil
Reviewed 16 September 2012

If you want a decent buffet, most locals would recommend Frontera, and it does exactly what it says on the tin, basically you pay according to how much your plate weighs once you've loaded it with food. The food itself is extremely varied (ranging from...More

Thank jackburton30
Reviewed 16 June 2012

When I'm in the mood for pizza during one of my trips to Rio de Janeiro, Frontera in Copacabana is my goto place. For about the price a Big Mac meal, you can eat all the pizza you can in a nice sit down restaurant....More

Thank gosto_desfile
Reviewed 24 April 2012

I love the Frontera in Ipanema, but I think this one is slightly better. The layout of the restaurant is better and the buffet is more separated in the back. The quality of the meat is the same and just ask the barbeque-chef about what...More

Thank KarlXII
Reviewed 4 April 2012

Trendy modern upmarket lighting and decor. Fabulous Brazilian, European and Japanese buffet food - all you can eat - you pay by the weight of the plate. Probably now my favourite restaurant in Rio.

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Reviewed 4 April 2015
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Reviewed 2 January 2015
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Thank Wal F
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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  • Address: Avenida Nossa Senhora de Copacabana 1144, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22060-002, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
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