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Miam Miam

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Brazilian, Contemporary
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Rua General Goes Monteiro 34 | Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-080, Brazil
(21) 2244-0125
20:00 - 01:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
Sat 20:00 - 01:00
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Belgrade, Serbia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant has excellent food and very good ambience. We had appetizers, main meal deserts. It was around 120-150 reais per person. My favorite there was the Duo de crostini and the arroz de porco! Excellent restaurant and great service. Will definitely come back. Highly recommend.

Thank Strahinja_G
Ukiah, California
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We come to Brazil to get away from things like hip restaurants with formica tables, but we heard from a friend that the food was excellent here. As indeed it was. We opted to share the five-course taster's menu and were not disappointed, generous portions and clever blending of ingredients. Very happy with this creative, unpretentious place.

Thank michael t
Caracas, Venezuela
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136 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place was quite difficult to find even with a ubber and the gps. The place is like an old house, kind of dark place but with a good ambient. The food was excellent and the service great. Barzilian fusion food with a touch of Asian. The curry chicken banana was amazing. Great place for a couple.

Thank Luis C
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I went with my wife to have dinner. The last time we´ve been there was about five years ago. The place is very cozy. It has a good value for the wines. The food is excellent. We had calamari for starters. My wife had pasta with beef and potatoes as the main course and I had the lamb. For desert... More 

Thank Miguel G
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

I was looking for a nice restaurant online and found some reviews about this place. I was not impressed by the outside appearance. But my impression changed when we entered the place. It is quite small but very well decorated. The food is wonderful and the service is really good. Looking forward to coming back!

Thank Mário B
Buenos Aires
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Just excellent. Went there for dinner, everything was so good. Really tasty, good ingredients, wide menu. I would recommend it to anyone visiting Rio.

Thank Facue
Hobart, Australia
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Miam Miam was so good we went twice. We also went to their other restaurant OuiOui. It took 2 seconds for an English speaking waiter to be allocated to our table, and both times they were helpful and really friendly. Recommendations were made for dishes, that were fabulous. We particularly loved the prawns with 'heart of palm pasta', but all... More 

Thank Wendy G
Wellington NZ
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47 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Recommended by our hotel owner as somewhere he would take his wife for dinner when they went out. It was a fairly casual setting with very good interesting food. Our best meal in South America.

Thank casperWellingtonNZ
New York
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86 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here while looking for a place to eat while switching from the Botofogo metro station to a bus. We were there late lunch time, so there were not many patrons, but service was prompt, undoubtedly in part because we were served by the owner's nephew who appeared to be in charge at lunchtime. Has the bare brick walls... More 

Thank syzygymfl
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I visited here after reading great reviews. Despite the place being almost empty and 2 waiters walking around doing very little, we sat and waited for 10 minutes before deciding to find our own menus. The menus were difficult to understand and had no vegetarian options. After waiting a further 10 minutes my boyfriend tried to speak... More 

Thank Natalie L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 00:00
20:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua General Goes Monteiro 34 | Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-080, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Botafogo
  • Neighbourhood: Botafogo
  • Phone Number: (21) 2244-0125

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Staying in Botafogo

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In recent years, Botafogo has become one of the hottest neighbourhoods in Rio. It hosts many modern restaurants with contemporary food and many venues to listen to rock and electronic music. Its numerous bars and pubs make this area a great choice for anyone interested in a great nightlife experience - in fact, some bars in the area are open all night. Casa Daros, an art museum that showcases amazing artists from Latin America, is a must see located in a historical building in Botafogo.
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