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Rua do Carmo 61 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20011-020, Brazil
+55 21 2224-1942
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
3 Jun 2015
“Cosi place to go with friends”
8 Dec 2014
“Wonderfull for a break... - from a carioca's point of view”
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Rua do Carmo 61 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20011-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 June 2015

I've been to Besi Café with some friends to have a coffee and nice talk. The environment is great, the food is very good and we were served by pleasant people. I met the place before as a store and café. Loved they changing to...More

Thank kekows
Reviewed 8 December 2014

Besi is a little cafeteria, in the core center of downtown, Rio de Janeiro. It`s a place commonly for the locals, but it`s totally worthy if you`re not a carioca. It is located in a renovated building - which is part of the reason why...More

Thank Davi_Marques
Reviewed 4 November 2014 via mobile

Coffee is really good. Sandwiches tasted fine. Service not up to the standards. Kind of blasé and not kind at all. It doesnt fit the place. Would come back but expecting a different service.

Thank FernandoDaquino
Reviewed 18 July 2014

I have visited this cafe twice during my trip to rio. Lovely cake, coffee and sandwiches!! I thought this place was great, it wasn't the cheapest in Rio but I thought it was great value for little money we did spend. I would Recommend this...More

Thank JennyKimMiller
Reviewed 25 March 2014

The cookies are spectacular. Easily one of the best cookies I ever ate! The cakes, cupcakes and pies are also delicious. But unfortunately the staff from the Village Mall seems to be unprepared and the service is poor. I didn't visit the other addresses.

Thank Leandro D
Reviewed 17 March 2014 via mobile

Last saturday I and my family went to Village Mall shopping in Barra da Tijuca and decide to eat something before go home. The place seems to be sofisticaded, charming, many things for kitchen, etc. We ordered one coffe, one half sandwich, one mango Juice,...More

Thank Cristiano164
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 18
Brunch, Breakfast
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 7:30 pm
9:00 am - 7:30 pm
9:00 am - 7:30 pm
9:00 am - 7:30 pm
9:00 am - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Carmo 61 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20011-020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2224-1942
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