Tag Archives: where to eat in rio de janeiro

New Peruvian hot spot in Rio

When my friend suggested going to a place called Tupac for her birthday my first reaction was ‘will they be playing his greatest hits in the background?” I was slightly disappointed to learn that we would not be having a full on 90’s dance party at dinner but the ambiance and cuisine make up for […]

Tapas in Copacabana

It’s Pre- Carnival Week so you know where I am…back in Rio!!!! To kick things off before heading to the First Bloco of 2014, my friends and I decided to try En Born, a cute tapas restaurant in Copacabana.  The restaurant was quite lively with people eating and drinking outside, it’s very ‘open’ and airy […]

Looking for authentic Polish food in Rio?

Missing the foods from your home country? Tired of having traditional Brazilian food for a week?  Looking to try something authentic and different?  Tucked away (practically hidden) in Copacabana is a truly authentic Polish restaurant; La Polonesa.  The restaurant is small and cozy with a rustic feel of a truly traditional European restaurant; you actually […]