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Rio Scenarium

Rua do Lavradio, 20 | Centro Antigo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 21 3147-9000
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“brazilian music” (18 reviews)
“samba club” (15 reviews)
“all ages” (17 reviews)
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Rua do Lavradio, 20 | Centro Antigo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 21 3147-9000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Salsa dancing all night long. Pro tip: don't wear Birkenstocks. Authentic Brazilian experience. Drinks were strong and of average price. Would definitely recommend!

Thank emmadirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful decor in a colorful area, plenty of different scenes, samba with live band on bottom floor and then a few other dancing floors!!

Thank Theresa S
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I visited this place on a Friday night, it was not too crowded (this place has a capacity for 2.000 people) and it was a lot of fun. The place is really exotic, you have live music, and if you get tired of it, there...More

1  Thank lguerrero54
Reviewed 10 October 2017

A bucolic environment build in a historic house, with a different and funny, but very interesting decoration, that certainly harmonizes with the live Samba music, Rio Scenarium offers great finger foods (just order, don't worry), dishes and vast variety of drinks. You can dance (or...More

1  Thank Acboronat
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

4 of us visited Rio Scenarium while on vacation and it was an awesome experience. I recommend you reserve a table as it's so busy here and we visited on a Saturday evening. The lines are long so come reasonably early. You will need ID...More

2  Thank blueandwhitehoops
Reviewed 11 September 2017

After reading a million reviews about Rio Scenarium and some recommendations, I was still unsure about what to expect and if we were going to like it. We were in Rio for 4 days for my husbands birthday and no kids. We went to all...More

3  Thank CamiMasdeu
Reviewed 10 September 2017

It was my second visit to Rio Scenarium and again, a great night. The place has a setting that is above average from what you have in Rio. Wide spaces, good air-conditioning, good service. Caipirinhas are very good. The live music is fun, and the...More

3  Thank Bruno O
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I was in a conference in Rio and the conference party was in this place. My experience was terrible. First, we waited a long period to get inside it. Then, it took 50 minutes for a waiter to give us a menu. We waited for...More

Thank Glenda M
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Situated in a historic part of the city where samba music was born, this venue offers quality music and dance, as well as local drinks and appetizers. `Fun guaranteed for locals and tourists!

2  Thank isadtosc
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Very efficient staff, they're real good, even in this crowded place they always manage to get you a comfortable place to seat. I've had twice a meal there, the food was exellent both times. That was a really good surprise. The ambience is great, so...More

2  Thank FRPLN
Downtown Rio is the place where this city was born.
With modern skyscrapers sharing space with historical
buildings and landmarks, this neighbourhood is living
proof that the old and the new can live together
harmoniously. As you would expect, downtown is where
all major companies house their offices. However, the
region isn’t restricted to businesses. Gems such like
the “Paço Imperial,” which is a cultural centre that
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22 September 2017|
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Response from JaderIpa | Reviewed this property |
It´s a mixture, but not a kid´s place.
4 September 2015|
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Response from Carlos C | Reviewed this property |
I did not book a reservation, we just took a taxi (from Copacabana) and got there, we only waited a few minutes in a short line, once you are in, they register you by asking for a Photo Id, they will give you a expense... More
7 February 2015|
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Response from Camila T | Property representative |
Hello LondonTropicana, All this days are great! You can check RioScenarium's concert in the web site.
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