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Rio Scenarium

$$ - $$$, Latin,
Rua do Lavradio 20 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
+55 21-3147-9000
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brazilian music” (42 reviews)
“three floors” (29 reviews)
Brazilian, Latin, Bar, South American
$$ - $$$
Rua do Lavradio 20 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

No doubt this Bar is rated in Top 10 of the world. 3 floors 2 dance floors one live Band and great food antiques all around will charm each and everyone. SAMBA and SAMBA you all will love it. See if you can make it.

Thank HrideshSharma
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

This place is really cool. You can have drinks, meals and great live music. People start to dance samba and it turns into a colorful, magic ambiance. If you are in Rio, this is a must. If you are local, try to get your card...More

Thank Hugo_Inga
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Is you like to dance, or hear Brazilian music or know people and share good moments with your friends, you should go to Rio cenarium

Thank rios20152015
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

Fun night. Were in luck to get a table close to the dance floor. The dancefloor was packed with funloving people. Worth walking through the building. Decor is unique.

Thank Lizanne D
Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

Brought by friends to this club that serves food, drinks, and music in a decor reminiscent of the district’s history as used furnishings district. We arrived early, around 8 PM, and had to leave much too soon, about 10:15 PM, just as the place started...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Fabulous must visit in Rio. Live music superb interior filled with curiosities and eccentricities. Reasonably priced. Entry fee and ID required. I ate the steak and it was superb. Huge interior. You can go to just drink and dance. Wonderful.

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Real samba, great music, amazing atmosphere. Get there early to avoid the long queue. The experience is unbelievable.

Thank Shaniel S
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Housed in a historic 3 level antique gallery in the Lapa area of Rio. Came here with a local friend to experience the live samba and jazz . I would explain this venue as a dinner /dance club where you can truely enjoy watching and...More

Thank Ozboyz22
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

Most famous Samba and popular folk Brasilian music will play your heart at this place. We suggest reservations if possible or wait for later shows when locals come in bunches. Good wine and liquor list, great beer selection.

Thank Traveling1971
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Deep Dive into Brazilian Music Culture and night life, located in Lapa neighborhood the Rio Scenarium is a excellent club for foreigners that enjoy na imersion into the local culture. This club plays Samba, chorinho and other brazilians rithimics, for sure you will have a...More

Thank Fernando T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Latin, Bar, South American
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
7:00 PM - 1:00 AM
7:00 PM - 5:00 AM
8:00 PM - 5:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua do Lavradio 20 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-070, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +55 21-3147-9000
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