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Good house with several atmospheres to eat well, good drink, nightclub, a floor for live shows and good space for danci

Good house with several atmospheres to eat well, good drink, nightclub, a floor for live shows and... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Flamary C
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Crazy good time

Lapa is a crazy good time. Extremely busy streets filled with people of all ages. Plenty of places... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
gbacourt
,
District Heights, Maryland
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Rua Riachuelo 97 | Lapa, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20230-010, Brazil
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

Good house with several atmospheres to eat well, good drink, nightclub, a floor for live shows and good space for dancing. Ambiance for both family and boyfriend celebrations, all with a present and discreet security team. Lots of taxis on exit. The owner Carlinhos de...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Flamary C
Reviewed 24 May 2018

We went on a Saturday with a group of friends from 10 PM to 1 AM on May. The the band was good and the food so so. The main issue was that the place is very big and although there were people inside (including...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Celia Q
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Lapa is a crazy good time. Extremely busy streets filled with people of all ages. Plenty of places to club, eat and drink. Just be careful. The busyness allows for allow of pickpockets to have a field day. But it is worth the small risk.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank gbacourt
Reviewed 23 February 2018

good club in the heart of lapa...the music is good...there are 3 floors to the club but the middle floor is just pool tables and not for dancing and the top floor is quite small. plays good music and the beers are relatively cheap here...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Louise e
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

They card everyone so bring your passport or ID. This establishment has 3 floors. The first floor has live music and you can order food and drinks. 2nd floor has various pool tables. 3rd floor has a d.j. playing popular Brazilian music. Live music is...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We were deeply disappointed with this place having read great reviews beforehand. Initially we were refused entry for not having passport/ID with us. The ID applies to everyone and is not just to prove age. We returned to our hotel nearby to collect ID and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Tammy-loulou
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This huge club is all about Brazilean music and Brazilean drinks, mixed with a great atmosphere without the dizzy crowds.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Johan P
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Excellent place, with great live music. It is an all Brazilian experience. Samba, caipirinha (the typical drink with fruit anda cachassa) and great energy. Avoid walking around, in the streets at night (go by taxi) and be careful with cameras, phones and wallets (the problem...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Branca2016
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went to celebrate a friend's birthday. Place was full but was able to get drinks and food easily. Live band with good Brazilian music playing.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Miguel K
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

In the same neigborhood of Rio Scenarium, you find also this Disco. For me is a must to try, especially for younger generation (20-25) is a really nice place to go and dance. Generally they also play international music and the Disco has 3 floors.

Date of experience: April 2017
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