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Plataforma

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Leblon
Brazilian, Steakhouse
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Rua Adalberto Ferreira 32, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22441-040, Brazil
55 21 22744022
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Restaurant (street level) is closed. The show are, upstairs, opens at evening. There are always tourist buses and vans around, so they may accept only groups, you should check before going. I don't know if the "Brazilian show" is worth attending.

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Queensland, Australia
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103 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

An entertaining show, heaps of colourful costumes, dancing and music. It was good to experience a mix of Brazilian dance and history.

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Krakow, Poland
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31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

Samba show. First look: a little dirty, a little dark, a little simple. During the show emotions going up, so as the show temperature. Beautiful girls dancing, some of them just doing their job, but some really put their heart into the dance. Look amazing. Good and short capoeira show, boys made really good job. If somebody things it is... More 

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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368 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

I've never been disappointed at Plataforma. I've never been to the show either. For me, it's all about the steak and nice setting downstairs. We keep it simple with steak, sides and good wine. So should you - cheers!

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Thank gammish
Rio de Janeiro
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76 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015

At the same place one can enjoy a fine dinner at the restaurant on the first floor of plataforma and then go up to the second floor to sit and enjoy a vibrant and genuine Brazilian samba and folklore show from 22:00 to 23:30. It happens every night, except sunday.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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91 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

Located in Leblon, Plataforma is a very traditional place that serves excellent food with a great service. If you are looking for a restaurant specialized in meat, Plataforma is a safe choice.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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368 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

I don't write about the show - it's a restaurant first. Talking food, this is a classic steakhouse and I've been going for nearly 20 years. Never disappointed and the atmosphere has only improved. Stick to steak, sides and red wine. Going again tonight! Sweet!

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Thank gammish
london
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37 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2015

The food is excellent with price to match.there are lots of options for vegetarian also.Which as a family, is a good choice.Had wait long to be served as it was just before the show-time at 10 pm.We were at the restaurant 08:40. And it was well after 10 pm when came out. As it turned out,the Show is not that... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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137 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2014

The show goes on with changes since 1978. First we had a dinner at downstairs and then the show was at upstairs and continued less than two hours. The dinner service was perfect and the restaurant was fine. The show clothes were stunning. We have paid 180 reals for dinner & show except drinks. We have privately come to the... More 

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34 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

Excellent dinner excellent show. Dancers and performers were excellent and charismatic. Very entertaining show well worth it for the price. If you are in Rio give it a go excellent Sambo experience

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Brazilian, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Adalberto Ferreira 32, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22441-040, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Leblon
  • Neighbourhood: Leblon
  • Phone Number: 55 21 22744022

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Staying in Leblon

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Leblon
In addition to being one of the most upscale neighbourhoods in the city, Leblon is charming, elegant and simple. This posh area has some of the most famous and expensive restaurants in Brazil, along with some of the city’s best nightlife (including some places open all night). One of the best places to visit is the beach, located under the impressive “Morro Dois Irmãos” (Two Brothers Hill). It’s a pleasant place to relax and admire the local beauty.
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