Best cafés in Rio De Janeiro

Check out the top cafés in Rio De Janeiro, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Livraria da Travessa
1. Livraria da Travessa
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19 local reviews
572 Rua Visconde de Pirajá, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3205-9002
Book storeStoreEstablishment
Patricia
Great Book Shop, with cosy café and restaurant. Perfect for a rainy day in Rio.
Marcelo
Livraria maravilhosa com café e itens de arte.-----Wonderful bookstore with coffee and art items.
Ana
Excellent bookstore, opens until midnight including Sundays, great café, a little expensive, but very good foo…
1. Livraria da Travessa
1. Livraria da Travessa
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19 local reviews
572 Rua Visconde de Pirajá, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3205-9002
Patricia
Patricia
Great Book Shop, with cosy café and restaurant. Perfect for a rainy day in Rio.
Marcelo
Marcelo
Livraria maravilhosa com café e itens de arte.-----Wonderful bookstore with coffee and art items.
Ana
Ana
Excellent bookstore, opens until midnight including Sundays, great café, a little expensive, but very good food!
2. Parque Lage
2. Parque Lage
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82 local reviews
414 Rua Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro
(21) 3257-1800
ParkEstablishment
Paulo
Public parks of Rio, this is one of those who offer more advantages. Easy access, safely, well maintained and …
Manuela
Mansion that now houses an art school and a café, with lots of hiking trails around it. You can hike up to the…
Laura
Ótimo para caminhadas tranquilas pelo parque mesmo em dias nublados ou chuvosos. Restaurante para tomar café d…
2. Parque Lage
2. Parque Lage
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82 local reviews
414 Rua Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro
(21) 3257-1800
Paulo
Paulo
Public parks of Rio, this is one of those who offer more advantages. Easy access, safely, well maintained and with attractions for the whole…
Manuela
Manuela
Mansion that now houses an art school and a café, with lots of hiking trails around it. You can hike up to the Cristo from here (go very ear…
Laura
Laura
Ótimo para caminhadas tranquilas pelo parque mesmo em dias nublados ou chuvosos. Restaurante para tomar café da manhã ou almoço com vista pa…
3. Felice Caffè
3. Felice Caffè
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37 local reviews
30 Rua Gomes Carneiro, Rio de Janeiro
(21) 2522-7749
Establishment
Marcos
Right around Praça General Osório is this lovely restauranta and café in a renovated townhouse - including an …
MARCELO
Very nice Café, Gelateria & Restaurant. Premium icecream, light meals, salads. GLBT friendly
Paula
Café and also restaurant and bar with nice drinks. Day or Night!
3. Felice Caffè
3. Felice Caffè
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37 local reviews
30 Rua Gomes Carneiro, Rio de Janeiro
(21) 2522-7749
Marcos
Marcos
Right around Praça General Osório is this lovely restauranta and café in a renovated townhouse - including an outdoor patio. Do not miss the…
MARCELO
MARCELO
Very nice Café, Gelateria & Restaurant. Premium icecream, light meals, salads. GLBT friendly
Paula
Paula
Café and also restaurant and bar with nice drinks. Day or Night!
4. Terzetto
4. Terzetto
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19 local reviews
28 Rua Jangadeiros, Rio de Janeiro
(21) 2247-9218
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Jan
Great café with good coffee, lovely pastries and some good lunch or dinner dishes too!
MARCELO
Restaurant. On the corner Café Terzetto.
Adriano
I recommend because it is the best Italian near here - it is not as cheap as other places, but great if you ar…
4. Terzetto
4. Terzetto
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19 local reviews
28 Rua Jangadeiros, Rio de Janeiro
(21) 2247-9218
Jan
Jan
Great café with good coffee, lovely pastries and some good lunch or dinner dishes too!
MARCELO
MARCELO
Restaurant. On the corner Café Terzetto.
Adriano
Adriano
I recommend because it is the best Italian near here - it is not as cheap as other places, but great if you are hungry!
5. Jardim Botânico
5. Jardim Botânico
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66 local reviews
Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro
SublocalityPolitical
Juliana
The best time to see birds and marmosets here is in the early morning during the week, when visitor number are…
Manuela
Do NOT miss it! One of the most exquisite botanical gardens in the world. Good café just outside the main entr…
Regina
The most beautiful garden in the world.
5. Jardim Botânico
5. Jardim Botânico
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66 local reviews
Jardim Botânico, Rio de Janeiro
Juliana
Juliana
The best time to see birds and marmosets here is in the early morning during the week, when visitor number are low. The café Botânico sever …
Manuela
Manuela
Do NOT miss it! One of the most exquisite botanical gardens in the world. Good café just outside the main entrance (La Bicyclette). If you l…
Regina
Regina
The most beautiful garden in the world.
6. Confeitaria Colombo
6. Confeitaria Colombo
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26 local reviews
32 Rua Gonçalves Dias, Rio de Janeiro
Closed now
(21) 2505-1500
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Carla
Historical café and restaurante from Rio
PAULO ROBERTO
Confeitaria Colombo is located in the historic centre of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, being one of the …
Michael
One of the most famous historical Cafés in Rio, dating back to 1896. Great food, not cheap, though,
6. Confeitaria Colombo
6. Confeitaria Colombo
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26 local reviews
32 Rua Gonçalves Dias, Rio de Janeiro
Closed now
(21) 2505-1500
Carla
Carla
Historical café and restaurante from Rio
PAULO ROBERTO
PAULO ROBERTO
Confeitaria Colombo is located in the historic centre of the city of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, being one of the key sights of Central City. Re…
Michael
Michael
One of the most famous historical Cafés in Rio, dating back to 1896. Great food, not cheap, though,
7. Instituto Moreira Salles
7. Instituto Moreira Salles
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23 local reviews
476 Rua Marquês de São Vicente, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3284-7400
Establishment
Fernando
Arts. Culture. Café. Architecture. Historical Places. Movies. Exhibitions. Great Spot.
Luciana
Art movie theater, art shows, gourmet café, beautiful garden and architeture
Paula
Cultural Institute with exhibitions, café, cinema, all in a lovely house in Gávea.
7. Instituto Moreira Salles
7. Instituto Moreira Salles
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23 local reviews
476 Rua Marquês de São Vicente, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3284-7400
Fernando
Fernando
Arts. Culture. Café. Architecture. Historical Places. Movies. Exhibitions. Great Spot.
Luciana
Luciana
Art movie theater, art shows, gourmet café, beautiful garden and architeture
Paula
Paula
Cultural Institute with exhibitions, café, cinema, all in a lovely house in Gávea.
8. Fort Copacabana
8. Fort Copacabana
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84 local reviews
Fort Copacabana
Closing soon
Establishment
Jacqueline
Linda vista de Copacabana e Confeitaria Colombo para um bom café da manhã ou lanche da tarde. Beautiful view o…
Marcos
One of the most traditional places in Rio to enjoy an authentic brazilian "cafézinho". Have breakfast overloo…
cristina
Excelente café da manhã na Confeitaria Colombo e vista maravilhosa! One of the best breakfast in Confeitaria …
8. Fort Copacabana
8. Fort Copacabana
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84 local reviews
Fort Copacabana
Closing soon
Jacqueline
Jacqueline
Linda vista de Copacabana e Confeitaria Colombo para um bom café da manhã ou lanche da tarde. Beautiful view of Copacabana and Confectionery…
Marcos
Marcos
One of the most traditional places in Rio to enjoy an authentic brazilian "cafézinho". Have breakfast overlooking the entire Copacabana Bea…
cristina
cristina
Excelente café da manhã na Confeitaria Colombo e vista maravilhosa! One of the best breakfast in Confeitaria Colombo with a wonderful view!…
9. Confeitaria Colombo
9. Confeitaria Colombo
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45 local reviews
1 Praça Coronel Eugênio Franco, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3201-4049
FoodEstablishment
Jacqueline
Local agradável e com linda vista, ideal p café da manhã e tarde, refeições leves. Não funciona às 2ªs feiras…
Joana & Amanda
Nice and remarkable breakfast! (it is a touristic point, there might be waiting lines - check the oppening hou…
Marty
You need to pay to enter the Fort to get to the Confeteria. This bakery is only open on certain days, but has …
9. Confeitaria Colombo
9. Confeitaria Colombo
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45 local reviews
1 Praça Coronel Eugênio Franco, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3201-4049
Jacqueline
Jacqueline
Local agradável e com linda vista, ideal p café da manhã e tarde, refeições leves. Não funciona às 2ªs feiras. Nice place and with beautiful…
Joana & Amanda
Joana & Amanda
Nice and remarkable breakfast! (it is a touristic point, there might be waiting lines - check the oppening hours) Ponto turístico e famoso …
Marty
Marty
You need to pay to enter the Fort to get to the Confeteria. This bakery is only open on certain days, but has pretty good baked goods and om…
10. Livraria da Travessa
10. Livraria da Travessa
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6 local reviews
97 R. Voluntários da Pátria, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3195-0200
StoreEstablishment
Sofia
Good bookshop with a nice café in it.
Marcos
Livraria com eventos e um café no segundo andar, bom para dias calmos. // Bookstore with events and a cafe on …
Veronica
Super cute bookstore w/ café on the second floor.
10. Livraria da Travessa
10. Livraria da Travessa
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6 local reviews
97 R. Voluntários da Pátria, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 3195-0200
Sofia
Sofia
Good bookshop with a nice café in it.
Marcos
Marcos
Livraria com eventos e um café no segundo andar, bom para dias calmos. // Bookstore with events and a cafe on the second floor, good for rai…
Veronica
Veronica
Super cute bookstore w/ café on the second floor.
11. Le Dépanneur
11. Le Dépanneur
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7 local reviews
86 R. Voluntários da Pátria, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 2537-5250
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Flora
This little café is just 3 minutes away from you and have a solid assortment of savory and sweet pastries.
Stefano
This is our favorite Café in Rio. Really a must taste. We usually avoid tables too close to the street on busi…
Eduardo
Delicatessen, cafe, padaria. Ótima qualidade. (Deli, cafe, bakery. Great quality)
11. Le Dépanneur
11. Le Dépanneur
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7 local reviews
86 R. Voluntários da Pátria, Rio de Janeiro
Open now
(21) 2537-5250
Flora
Flora
This little café is just 3 minutes away from you and have a solid assortment of savory and sweet pastries.
Stefano
Stefano
This is our favorite Café in Rio. Really a must taste. We usually avoid tables too close to the street on busier days (we feel a bit uncomfo…
Eduardo
Eduardo
Delicatessen, cafe, padaria. Ótima qualidade. (Deli, cafe, bakery. Great quality)