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Brigite's

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$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Leblon
Italian, Contemporary
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Rua Dias Ferreira 247-A, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
+55 21 22745590
Today
19:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 19:00 - 00:00
Tue - Wed 12:00 - 16:00
Thu - Fri 12:00 - 01:00
Sat - Sun 13:00 - 01:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is average, there's no options for vegetarians but pasta. As if vegetarians only like to eat salad or pasta. Chef should be more creative and concerned about it. Drinks are the very best part of the experience.

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Thank Priscila F
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

one of the worst experiece in my life ..... bad service, poor food quality, too expensive .... better to avoid!

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Thank Gianluca G
New York City, New York
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106 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Was looking forward to a good meal. The "couvert" was not great, on a scale of 1-10 the tuna ricotta (cheese/fish a no no) a 3, the mustard sauce a 2, the bread a 2. Definitely skip the couvert. The bacalhau special sounded good but the fish was chewy. I had 3-4 bites, when the waiter took by dish, you... More 

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Thank Kitty2222
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Brigite's is a lovely and informal restaurant located in one of the most charming and popular streets in Leblon. The menu is small but exciting with a mixed italian and brazilian touch cuizine. No too much space it has the style of a bar-bistro but tastefully decoreted, the ambience is very pleasant and all the Staff very polite and professional.... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Décor ok, food weak, price high. Don' t go I ate a duck that was certainly too tough and old. For the price they charge they should have been careful

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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71 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is one of my favorite restaurant in Rio. Close to my apartment, we always go for a quick dinner or to long nights with friends. Wine list is good, cocktail menu is great and the bartender explain how it`s done if you seat at the bar. My favorite dish is the Hearts of Palm pasta with truffle olive oil.... More 

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Thank Hugo H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

On a street filled with excellent competition, Brigite's offers a difficult combination to find in Rio - consistently excellent food and reliably outstanding service. Whether seated in the bustling upper level, or just enjoying a space at the bar, we have always been met with enthusiasm. Management has stopped by to check to see if we were satisfied (we always... More 

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Thank MisterTSOB
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is great in every detail! Amazing decoration, friendy service and delicious meal! I highly recommend! (For dessert a must have is the brigadeiro de colher)

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Thank renata v
Quito, Ecuador
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We had quite a few experiences with poor service in Rio. Brigit's was not one of them. The service was actually very good - as was the food. I recommend it highly.

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Thank cavanairo
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Visited with some work colleagues in August for dinner. There were 7 of us in total, a mix of English, Aussie, American and we had a big circular table upstairs in the restaurant. The staff in particular we're really wonderful even though there was a language barrier between some of us. They were friendly, warm and welcoming and made a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 01:00
Monday
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
13:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dias Ferreira 247-A, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22431-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Leblon
  • Neighbourhood: Leblon
  • Phone Number: +55 21 22745590

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Leblon

Neighbourhood Profile
Leblon
In addition to being one of the most upscale neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming, elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some places open all night). One of the best places to visit is the beach, located under the impressive “Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a pleasant place to relax and admire the local beauty.
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