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Opium

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Ipanema
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Rua Farme de Amoedo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
2136872010
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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65 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went there with friends on a Sunday afternoon, there was something like Rio restaurant week and on a separate menue there were different choices of set meals at half price. We all had one off those ... for starters we had meat balls and salmon on nachos, both quite good, later I had a sushi platter that was quite satisfying... More 

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Thank Albert J F
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Good day Firstly hat off to this place ive enjoyed my meal to the last bit. Customer service was a tot bliss its friendly wifi clean neat and to the t. Sushi and indo western food was amazing

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Thank Bilall S
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

We love Thai but not enthusiastic about sushi but Opium changed our minds. Excellent seaweed cones filled with spicy fresh salmon spices and sesame seeds and a Vietnamese moqueque to die for

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Thank Ceri M
los angeles
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I had a sushi craving and went to opium for dinner. I sat outside which is very pleasant. It was a Tuesday night at 8 30pm - got a table immediately. There were only 3 waiters for the inside and outside. I had to wait 20 mins just for my order to be taken and then another 20 mins for... More 

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Thank shobo
Lafayette, Colorado
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140 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Decided on Opium as we were craving Asian food and walking distance to/from our apartment. Appreciated they were playing different Olympic events on TV that we could watch. Connected to a nice hotel with a great selection of food and wine. Service was great,spoke English and wifi.

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Thank Brenda A
Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch with two friends in extreme need of a good Asian fix. Ordered the Vietnamese rice paper rolls for entree, and shared the Indian and green Thai curry with a friend. None of the dishes tasted authentic, and all came out luke- warm. Definitely did not meet my cravings, I guess it's difficult coming from Australia where... More 

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Thank elisewalshAUS
Horten Municipality, Norway
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

This restaurant serves fantastic food, taste good, looks good. The service is rather good also, depends on staff working

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Thank Meutudo
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71 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Oriental jewel in Ipanema, conveniently located and conected with a fine hotel, with a nice choice of good oriental and local flavors. With a chiken soup that restored my digestive health I can do no more than tell this is a quiet, romantic and quality restorant in the area.

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Thank Bernardo S
London
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2016

Very pleasant restaurant offering a diverse menu serving excellent, fresh and tasty contemporary Asian-fusion food at a fair price. The service is attentive, fast and friendly. This restaurant is located at the Ipanema Plaza Hotel, within less than three minutes walk from Ipanema beach. A very relaxing spot (in a bustling corner!) and in one of the most upscale neighbourhoods... More 

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Thank Podgebean
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Very good restaurant. Many diferent options. A real asian contemporary food experience. I would recommend !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 37 - USD 148
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vietnamese, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Farme de Amoedo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420-020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: 2136872010

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

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Ipanema
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 is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
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