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Cafe Botanica

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Rua Capitao Salomao 14 | Humaita, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22271-040, Brazil
08:30 - 19:30
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Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

It is a very small place but the daily lunch alternatives are always very good! They usually have beef, fish and chicken as alternatives. Excellent choices of bread to taste and an awsome chocolate browne! If you like chocolate you need to try that! For sure you will buy on more slice to go! Enjoy!

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Petropolis, RJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2013

I am writing about the Café Botanica at Rua Capitao Salomao just off Rua Voluntários da Patria in Botafogo. Some of the reviews on this page refer erroneously to the cafe inside the Jardim Botanico. Food is excellent, fresh and made tastefully with good ingredients. But before you go please prepare yourself for the dizziest service in Rio de Janeiro.... More 

Thank brazilgus
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 November 2010

Great food, great service. We ate salads and a suffle. Didn't have time to eat desert, but they looked very nice!

Thank GeraldoThomaz
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2010

I visited Cafe Botanica Restaurant twice last week, once for afternoon tea and once for lunch. The afternoon tea, like the owner, is decidedly English, with both tea and an excellent single farm coffee, and everything you might miss from Blighty - muffins, cookies, brownies, and tasty cakes. The cafe was almost constantly full the whole afternoon, no tourists, just... More 

Thank rhinor88

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, International
Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:30
08:30 - 19:30
08:30 - 19:30
08:30 - 19:30
08:30 - 19:30
08:30 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Capitao Salomao 14 | Humaita, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22271-040, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Botafogo
  • Neighbourhood: Botafogo
  • Phone Number: 55-21-2535-2465

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

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