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Mud Bug

) #771 of 13,049 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro $$ - $$$ ,
Rua Paula Freitas 55 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22040-010, Brazil
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
4 weeks ago
“Excellent band”
16 Jun 2017
“Nice place to watch a Game”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
Rua Paula Freitas 55 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22040-010, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is a lot of fun but just get there early so you can have a place to sit or you will be staing up and being pushed around all night,

Thank LaisSilva
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great atmosphere on a busy Friday night with a really good band who played for hours. Massive selection of beers and cocktails

Thank lrk0
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Spending 1week in Rio, colleagues brought us to this place to watch football game. Nice atmosphere but noisy. Nice live music came later after the game and pretty good. Regarding price, it is expensive yes as mentionned by other people but good food. Waitress not...More

Thank Thibaut T
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Best location near one of the best prestigious hotel Copacabana Palace. Great food ( we had pizza, burger was delicious, french fries aren't frozen out of this world) cocktails are the best. All kind of beers you can find in this pub. We went five...More

Thank Robertadamian
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

You can get there any of aprox. 30 types of beers. The atmosphere is nice. They play there pop music in English...

Thank Moran L
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Mud Bug is a nice bar in Copacabana, close to the beach and to a metro station. They have differents types of beers from around the world and they are always cold...wich is important in Rio's hot weather.

Thank Canuto7
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Nice place to drink several types of beer and drinks. Very good atmosphere and background music. I do not think it's a place to eat, it's more like a bar. Like several places of this type in rio de janeiro, one pays nothing of what...More

Thank romandp05
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I ordered pizza as a quick fix to sort out my rumbling stomach and whilst size wise it was ok, it was very basic and the base wasn't properly cooked - still dough.

Thank Jakeyjak3
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The atmosphere was alright, except for somewhat aggressive security men protecting the bar. The menu looked nice at first glance. However, the quality of food and drinks was really bad. I tried the shrimp po'boy, onion rings and a regular caipirinha. Everything was oversalted to...More

Thank Natalia P
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Visited with husband early evening. They insisted we have a payment card each then got charged 20 reals each because they had music on. Couple we with with paid per couple. We were only there for one drink. And it's just an average bar -...More

1  Thank debsy42_10
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Pub
After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Paula Freitas 55 | Copacabana, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22040-010, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: 35478527
Literally in front of the Copacabana Palace Hotel
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