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Confeitaria Colombo

Rua Goncalves Dias 32 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-030, Brazil
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (61 reviews)
“pastry” (47 reviews)
“coxinha” (20 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM Hours
Brazilian, Cafe, European, Portuguese, South American
$$ - $$$
Rua Goncalves Dias 32 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-030, Brazil
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Reviewed today via mobile

I’ve been in Rio de Janeiro several times, but never had the time to visit this traditional Cafe, because it is located in the middle of downtown. It is really not difficult to reach, by metro, though. But it is worth to be transposed to...More

Thank Ilgson
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you like a restaurant with mirrors and old fashioned furniture this is the place. One of the oldest restaurants in Rio de Janeiro. They serve lunch as you can eat style, but the taste could be better. It is worth just to go to...More

Thank Silvio_SP_BR
Reviewed 4 days ago

Entering this place transports you back in time. Elegance of the 1920. The food is. Iffet style with the variety to suit all needs. The elegance and beauty of this place is well worth the visit. The food is a bonus

Thank lorrainepenfold
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The Confeitaria Colombo is a fancy historical restaurant in downtown Rio. It’s atmosphere is unique and the snacks they serve are fantastic. There you are going to find as in no other place in Rio what the good old times were like. It is not...More

Thank Jose Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A definite must visit place- very traditional with lots of history- tasty snacks Coffee & tea, food to be enjoyed - Top class waiters service. Top class Confectionery to purchase and take away- I enjoyed every minute of my visit. The queues to be seated...More

Thank RashidIsaRishi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A place to visit while in Rio/ A piece of local history which has been maintained in the style it ws created. The excellent food and staff in original uniform add to the lovely atmosphere. The only negative is the proliferation of oriental visitors taking...More

Thank Pabnet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pies, sweets, savory, and the coffee, in a nostalgic environment. All very beautiful, in a beautiful place. Afternoon tea is traditional, all very yummy.

Thank Lucia Carla N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had read about this place on an article about good Rio cafes. Went in on a Friday morning, managed to get seated straight away even though it was quite busy. Ordered coffees and waffles, service was quick, food was good! Architecture is awesome inside. Would...More

Thank Heady90028
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went for the afternoon tea. Delicious food accompanied by the sound of a piano. Besides, the place is very beautiful. I recommend.

Thank Regina_Helena
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really nice building from the 19th century, but the meals are not all that. Famous because of the snacks, but there are others better in Rio.

Thank Marcio C
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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Jalal F
29 March 2018|
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Response from Luciana Z | Reviewed this property |
It’s a little expensive for the quality. But it’s worth going to see the place!
28 August 2016|
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Response from DebLordRio | Reviewed this property |
no, usually they have plenty of tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Goncalves Dias 32 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-030, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: 021/2232-2300
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