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Confeitaria Colombo

Rua Goncalves Dias 32 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-030, Brazil
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (61 reviews)
“pastry” (47 reviews)
“coxinha” (20 reviews)
Brazilian, Cafe, European, Portuguese, South American
$$ - $$$
Rua Goncalves Dias 32 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-030, Brazil
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a traditional cafe with a lot of character. You get to taste some of the local specialties in a nicely decorated place. The service is really good and it is very popular with locals. Food is nice with different types of sweets /...More

Thank senormatador
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We checked on TripAdvisor that rating was good and we visited the place for lunch and dessert. Food was poor, nothing special. I had a burger with green salad and an extra portion of fries that, probably, got cooked the night before. Burger was dry,...More

Thank Panagiotis K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is huge and decorated just as it was a century ago. Lots if dark wood snd mirrors. Upstairs is the restaurant. Downstairs the coffee shop and items to go. We tried a spinach and banana quiche, a chicken croquette and a chocolate cream...More

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I asked for 3 coffee and they sold me 3 coffee and 3 sweets that I didn't ask. They send they did not understand english and even my Portuguese so I asked a local to help me.

Thank giulia s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a visit for a coffee and cake. Beautiful building and an amazing selection of eats from cakes to sandwiches ,well worth a visit and surrounded by lovely shops too

Thank debbie d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did a brief stop at the Colombo Coffee House. If we didn't have a heavy lunch , we would have loved to try so many things and spend more time here. Busy and buzzing and filled with yummies!! We had coffee and tried the...More

Thank BRedIndia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive hall and you feel 100 years back in age - just the people's outfits do not match... The prices are touristy at the upper end. The coffee is OK but far away from Italian standard. Sorry to say but Starbucks does better. We had...More

Thank Urs C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really lovely café of the classical type. Easy to get a table and the ambiance is very nice, as are the cakes. A bit of a tourist attraction of course but there is a good reason for that.

Thank Swede1979
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place to visit One of the most beautiful beaches in the world Easy to find and in a secure place I recommend

Thank Oilton G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes that’s true. They used to do marriage there. I got married there in 2005 and it was fantastic. Well let’s talk about the place. The place is all furnished like an Art Deco French style. There you can have a nice tea with all...More

Thank stephan s
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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Jalal F
29 March 2018|
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Response from Luciana Z | Reviewed this property |
It’s a little expensive for the quality. But it’s worth going to see the place!
28 August 2016|
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Response from DebLordRio | Reviewed this property |
no, usually they have plenty of tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Goncalves Dias 32 | Centro, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 20050-030, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Centro
  • Neighbourhood: Centro
  • Phone Number: 021/2232-2300
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