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Mil Frutas

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Rua Garcia d'Avila 134A | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
(21) 2521 1384
10:00 - 01:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

They say it is made with only fruit, no lactose or gluten, BUT when you look at the label it says "it may contain gluten, lactose..." Come on, if they cannot guarantee their manufacturing process to avoid cross contamination, that is not safe for Celiacs.

Thank Simone R
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This was honestly the best ice cream I have ever had! There are so many flavours and so much choice, all delicious and so unusual! Plenty of seats to sit and enjoy your ice cream and never felt rushed to leave. A must visit if in Rio!

Thank Annoymous92
Austin, Texas
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51 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Kids loved it. This is oppoasite the Via Sete restaurant and the kids and husband loved the ice cream here. In fatc they said this is even better than the highly rated momos, venchis etc. in Rio.

Thank KreativeKs
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194 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

Really good ice cream!! They have a different selection of flavors, really brazilian, it is really difficult to choose only one. My favorite is "nozes e ovos moles"

Thank renata v
Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
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77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Every time that I go to Rio I must have at least an ice cream cone at Mil Frutas. Creamy, not too sweet, fresh. I tried Argentinian, Italian, American ice creams but this is the best! I am an ice cream lover. Try Brigadeiro and Doce de Leite Mesclado.

Thank AnacVentilari
Las Vegas, Nevada
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 December 2015

First, I got the manga. Second, I got the brigadeiro. The staff is really friendly. They even have free wifi. They accept credit cards. It's a nice place to sit down.

Thank happytoeatxoxo
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Came here on a friends recommendation and was not disappointed as good flavours and well made ice cream. Would reccommend on a hot day if passing

Thank Matthew L
Solihull, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

The ice cream is lovely here, if you are near by this is a must place to go. Recommend by a local to us and can definitely see why!

Thank jigjog2015
Montevideo, Uruguay
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360 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

A real disappointment. Not only it does not have so many flavours, but also the price is exorbitant for what they offer. The quality of the ice cream is not above the average. I do not know the rest of the people who give opinions, how they compare this icecream, but used to argentinian and italian ice cream this is... More 

1 Thank Albert L
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2015

Here you will find good ice cream and a lot of fruity flavors, but too expensive. The quality of the ice cream is good and the store has been around for many many years.

Thank Joanna M

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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Garcia d'Avila 134A | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22421-010, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: (21) 2521 1384

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Ipanema

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Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
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