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Julius Brasserie

Avenida Portugal 986 | Urca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22291-050, Brazil
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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Avenida Portugal 986 | Urca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22291-050, Brazil
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Reviewed 12 January 2018

The location in Urca is wonderful, although best enjoyed outside of the restaurant for a pre or post meal stroll. The quality of the food varies (a wonderful risotto, great burrata, pleasant duck, but a sadly overcooked fish--twice). Honest wines and kind, if slightly erratic,...More

Thank pcinrj
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Dutch owner Julius of Julius Brasserie manages to present a tasty and surpricing good and divers menu with an excellent choice of wines for each type of meal and dessert. Prices are fair and very well-balanced for his type of menu and service. Hard to...More

Thank Ernst Daniel N
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We came back to Rio after 3 years and this was the first restaurant we visited again. Simply excellent! The food, the drinks, the ambiance, all wonderful! It is out of the way in Urca, near the former casino. But your Uber driver will find...More

Thank Gypsgris
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Before going to the restaurant, we specifically asked when it closed, cause we were arriving a little late that evening. They replied it was open till midnight, orders till 11pm. So I arrived at 9:30pm for dinner. Food was ok, but exactly at 10:40pm, just...More

2  Thank Ivan Z
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I ate dinner here with a large group on a business trip. The service was very good and the food was delicious. I had lamb chops with asparagus and potato gratin. It was so good.

Thank Alexandra F
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Great food on extremely reasonable prices always with excelent treatment. The price-quality ratio is amazing. Love it!

Thank Ana B
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

There for lunch today. Very busy but excellent food and fast & friendly service. Extensive menu - would recommend wholeheartedly.

Thank ldk635
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

This small and cosy restaurant is located just across the street of the small Urca beach were the IED (Istituto Europeo di Design) has its school. The menu has nice salads and some very good meat, chicken, fish and pasta dishes. The desserts are generous...More

Thank Ronald Jean D
Reviewed 21 April 2016

People told us that this place was too expensive and not up to par. We challenged the hearsay and walked in, having reviewed the menu from the street. We picked their first item on the fish menu - Sea Bass with an herbal sauce and...More

Thank Hans H
Reviewed 28 January 2016

Julius belongs to a couple: Julius (from Holland) and Marcia (brazilian), It is a small bistrot very confortable. With a picture of Brazilian Singer Roberto Carlos´s famous Blue Car, he lives in Urca. There you can find tasty food, some fresh fish that comes everyday...More

Thank rodtei
Urca is one of the oldest areas in Rio. Known for its
incredible views of the city, the neighbourhood runs
along Guanabara bay, providing visitors with an
opportunity to watch the sunset from one of Rio’s
greatest natural treasures: Sugarloaf Mountain (Pao de
Acucar). It is said that the locals in Urca are “bon
vivant,” which is one of the reasons the area attracts
people of all styles and ages. Urca is the perfect
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Portugal 986 | Urca, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22291-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Urca
  • Neighbourhood: Urca
  • Phone Number: 3518-7117
É um restaurante muito bom na Urca. Já está lá há mais de dois anos. A Urca é um bairro que recebe muitos turistas.
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