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Casa Cave

Rua Sete de Setembro 133, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-006, Brazil
+55 21 2222-2358
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (2 reviews)
“colombo” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Brazilian, Cafe, Portuguese
$$ - $$$
Rua Sete de Setembro 133, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-006, Brazil
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

On visiting Downtown Rio you have the chance to see both the Financial and Business Center of this wonderful city, but also the traditional part of it. Cavé, as weel as Colombo, are two icons of the Belle Époque period, when Rio adopted Paris as...More

Thank BrunoFRM
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We ducked in here to get out of a downpour and could not have been happier. The sweets are homey and traditional, not fancy, and the 19th century decor is in perfect condition. A great place to stop in central Rio.

Thank Jay M
Reviewed 8 February 2017

After reading an awesome review of this place, we went there looking for sweets and pastry, but the food is disapoiting, although the building is a very beautiful place.

Thank Simone O
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I was there during the Olympics and it was on the to-do list of my friend. Known to be one of the oldest cafes in town. We were there for brunch, since we got up late in the morning. Even the simple chicken sandwich with...More

Thank Sunshine A
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Situated between Carioca and Uruguaiane metro stations. Dropped in to Casa Cave as it was advertised as a traditional Portuguese style eatery. Did not disappoint. Did not understand the ordering process. Given a card and then ordered food from the display counter and paid the...More

Thank Rodney C
Reviewed 16 July 2016

This is a traditional and old place in downtown Rio were jornalists, writers and social colunists used to encounter to gossip around refresments and coffee. The walls and the table remain the same as they always were but the kitchen has changed into a more...More

Thank cmayr
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I got maried in Dec 05 2015, after the ceremony we went to the Casa Cave to have our breakfast. We had the breakfast in a separated room, inside Casa Cave. Everyone was so nice and kind with us, the food was perfect! Their "palmier...More

Thank Gabriella L
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Perfect for a stop when visiting downtow, taste a great portuguese cakes ant pastries, withi an expresso. Good option for lunch either. 10-in-10

Thank EduardoRio
Reviewed 13 April 2016

I live in Rio but I can not resist to go to Casa Cave in order to drink a coffee and eat something good. I recommend you to have a "coxinha" (deep-fried dumpling filled with shredded chicken). It is very traditional in Rio. And for...More

Thank Karina K
Reviewed 25 January 2016

This is another traditional cafeteria, close to the most traditional in Rio: Colombo. In a Portuguese ambience, you may enjoy Portuguese and Brazilian small dishes and pastries. It´s amazing!

Thank RaquelitaNYC
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
Brazilian, Cafe, Portuguese
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sete de Setembro 133, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-006, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2222-2358
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