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Hidden gem in Botafogo: Miam Miam

Tucked away in an old mansion (that belonged to the grandma of chef Roberta Ciasca) in Botafogo is restaurant Miam Miam (French for ‘yum yum’).  You could walk past this house a million times and not even realize it’s a trendy restaurant; a true ‘hidden gem’, one of the best contemporary restaurants in Rio.  You can sit outside in the […]

Beach Front Lunch and Happy Hour in Saquarema

It’s going to be hot this weekend!!!! Thinking of spending the weekend in Saquarema?  Surfing and tanning can really work up an appetite so head over to Garota da Itauna, an awesome beachfront restaurant/ bar with a variety of seafood specials and great live music.No need to change, since it’s right on the beach, stroll […]

Best Restaurant In Ilha Grande: O Pescador

Looking for a romantic candle lit beach from dinner? Head over to O Pescador on Abraaos beach where the main town is located in Ilha Grande. The inside is cozy with the beautiful ocean view or you can opt to sit outside in the sand. Personally, I love sitting at the tables in the sand- that […]

Looking For The Best Romantic Restaurant in Salvador?

When visiting Salvador you must try the delicious ‘Bahian‘ food and there is no better place than Maria Mata Mouro.  Set in the historical district of Pelourinho, the indoor tables behind the facade window are in a nice room, but nothing special, you might even consider walking  right past the restaurant, but trust me, its […]