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Rua Farme de Amoedo, 34 - Ipanema Plaza Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420020, Brazil
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Lafayette, Colorado
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137 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Decided on Opium as we were craving Asian food and walking distance to/from our apartment. Appreciated they were playing different Olympic events on TV that we could watch. Connected to a nice hotel with a great selection of food and wine. Service was great,spoke English and wifi.

Thank Brenda A
Sydney, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Came here for lunch with two friends in extreme need of a good Asian fix. Ordered the Vietnamese rice paper rolls for entree, and shared the Indian and green Thai curry with a friend. None of the dishes tasted authentic, and all came out luke- warm. Definitely did not meet my cravings, I guess it's difficult coming from Australia where... More 

Thank elisewalshAUS
Horten Municipality, Norway
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

This restaurant serves fantastic food, taste good, looks good. The service is rather good also, depends on staff working

Thank Meutudo
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67 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Oriental jewel in Ipanema, conveniently located and conected with a fine hotel, with a nice choice of good oriental and local flavors. With a chiken soup that restored my digestive health I can do no more than tell this is a quiet, romantic and quality restorant in the area.

Thank Bernardo S
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Very pleasant restaurant offering a diverse menu serving excellent, fresh and tasty contemporary Asian-fusion food at a fair price. The service is attentive, fast and friendly. This restaurant is located at the Ipanema Plaza Hotel, within less than three minutes walk from Ipanema beach. A very relaxing spot (in a bustling corner!) and in one of the most upscale neighbourhoods... More 

Thank Podgebean
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016

Very good restaurant. Many diferent options. A real asian contemporary food experience. I would recommend !

Thank Anderson_Cafe
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff,delicious sushi, we ordered several rolls and could not be better, highly recommended, quite expensive though

Thank Erosas
New Orleans
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116 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

The food was good. Nice covered porch seating area. Menu items small children will eat. I recommend the tuna and the Thai chicken.

Thank NOLA70115
St Peter Port, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

The food was excellent and well presented. Good value for money and definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. Great for families, couples or single diners.

Thank Karen G
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7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

I was walking and decided to try it because the menu has many different options. The sushi was good not the best. The other item non sushi were good.

Thank Talal A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$37 - US$148
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Farme de Amoedo, 34 - Ipanema Plaza Hotel, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22420020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: 2136872010

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Ipanema

Neighbourhood Profile
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue. The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing many art galleries that show contemporary art. There is also a great variety of nightlife in the neighbourhood, which buzzes with many options for every taste.
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