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Sirio e Libanes

Rua Senhor dos Passos 217 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20061-015, Brazil
+55 21 2224-1629
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
10 Feb 2018
“Libanese as its best. Highly recommended.”
14 Jul 2017
“Great lunch!”
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Arabic
$$ - $$$
Rua Senhor dos Passos 217 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20061-015, Brazil
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Do not miss this restaurant when in Rio. Just look at the pictures. I can assure the food tastes as good as they look. Nice and interesting area also with lots of small shops and crowded streets. Nice, friendly and helpful staff too. I do...More

Thank hans476
luluzinhario, Proprietário at Sirio e Libanes, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Thanks for your kind comments on our restaurant! You are always welcome here, no problem if you do learn portuguese or not... We´ll always find a way to help you choose your meal! Sincerely, Luciana

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great lunch here after exploring Praça Republica and the busy streets of the Saara neighborhood. The owner was very nice and she spoke several languages. Would definitely recommend eating here!

Thank twoqueerstravel
Management response:Responded 17 July 2017

Hello there... Thank you for your comments about our restaurant. We´re very happy and pleased to hear you had a good experience here. Visit us again whenever you´re back in Rio. Thank you again. Sincerely, Luciana :

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I went there with my family for lunch several times, and got to try different dishes. Kebbe with yogurt was my favorite! Excellent service and huge portions!!

Thank Jackie F
Reviewed 13 June 2015

Within a maze of tiny streets lined with small shops you'll find this treasure. The portions are huge so don't get carried away with ordering. The stuffed grape leaves are the best I've had anywhere and the falafel and kofta were also good.

Thank David v
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$15
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 6:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Senhor dos Passos 217 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20061-015, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2224-1629
  • E-mail
Arabic Food Restaurant, serving Tradiotional Lebanese Food since 1967, Downtown Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
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