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Cervantes

$$ - $$$
Av. Americas | Barra Da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 5777, Brazil
(21) 2438-1312
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good51%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
24 Apr 2018
“Try the liver paté sandwich!”
17 Mar 2017
“Huge and delicious sandwich”
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Brazilian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Av. Americas | Barra Da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 5777, Brazil
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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Cervantes is a traditional restaurant in Rio de janeiro, famous for its antique dishes, specially the fois gras paté sandwich and the bull brains. Its decoration is also traditional and cozy.

Thank Nanda_B15
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This place is great! I had a "pernil + abacaxi + queijo prato" sandwich (pork leg? + pineapple + prato cheese). It was delicious, the sandwich was big and the price decent (R$25), it was so good I ordered another one to go! I had...More

Thank evyboo
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Had the filet mignon sandwich with cheese and pineapple. Loved it so much I got a second one for later. Will definitely be back!

Thank tporter6827
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I love this place because it reminds me of my father and grandfather. The waiters are the old style Brazilian waiters who do not speak and treat you with the most reverence. The chairs are uncomfortable the food is good but the feel is very...More

Thank Philipmurdoch
Reviewed 2 September 2016

I have been there a number of times after it was opened, and my first evaluation was that it was not nearly as good as the one in Copacabana, the master franchise. Today, I was back just for a beer with a friend, because it...More

Thank Luiz P
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Stopped by a number of times during Olympics for chopp (300 ml) of cold lager plus a filet steak sandwich on the rare side, served with sweet pineapple. Delicious, relatively inexpensive, friendly place. Watched tv on their patio, including Brazil's gold medal football victory over...More

Thank 48traveler65
Reviewed 7 July 2016

It is ok, but never not even close to the original one in Copacabana. However, if you are stuck in a traffic jam, it is much better than being stuck in a restaurant inside a shopping center.

Thank Luiz P
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This place has amazing sandwich selection. I tried the Filet Mignon and pineapple!!!= HEAVEN ON EARTH...!!! For all you sandwich lovers, try this place. Have a beer along with it. You won't regret it....!!!

Thank Herson G
Reviewed 18 December 2015

This restaurant serves traditional portuguese(not Brazilian) food. The place is not that fancy but the food is fantastic, tasty and traditional.

Thank krimenescal
Reviewed 5 August 2015

I visited Cervantes last week and ordered the Cervantes Especial Sanduiche: An extremely generous pile of medium well steak with a 3/4 inch slice of pineapple. Yes, that's correct. A very thick slice of pineapple with steak between two slices of bread. The steak was...More

Thank Glenn K
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Brazilian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 4:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 6:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Americas | Barra Da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 5777, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Barra da Tijuca
  • Neighbourhood: Barra da Tijuca
  • Phone Number: (21) 2438-1312
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