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Healthy food on the go: Market Ipanema

When living in Rio, Market Ipanema was one of my ‘go to’ spots for a good salad in a nice atmosphere (they had an outdoor garden area).  On my last trip to Rio I discovered that they replaced their casual dining scene moving to a smaller location to position themselves as a healthy gourmet ‘grab […]

Best Sandwich In Rio

Opened in 1955, Cervantes Restaurantes  is an institution in Rio de Janeiro, and the obligatory late-night stop. It started out as a grocery store that served only sandwiches, and was later purchased by a family of Spaniards who expanded the menu and extended the hours of operation until the wee hours (open till 4am daily! talk […]

Not Your Average Health Food

Juice Co is a great restaurant that certainly lives up to its name as you will find over 60 different, delicious juice concoctions. But the trendy restaurant serves much more than just freshly squeezed juice.  The stylish two-story  restaurant serves a wide rage of healthy food choices from foccacia sandwiches and salads to risottos, grilled […]