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Rua Ronald de Carvalho 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
+55 21 2275-5596
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“falafel” (32 reviews)
“wraps” (7 reviews)
“veggie plate” (3 reviews)
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Lebanese, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Rua Ronald de Carvalho 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
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Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I love their whole menu, especially the cheese burratas; falafel + salad and the huge falafel sandwich (with a little 'harissa' sauce = very hot); the 'charutos' wrapped in grape leafs; the 'coalhada' and the humus (mix them!). There's also a little store there, selling...More

Thank Cecilia_Giannetti
Reviewed 10 August 2017

When looking for veg food in Rio, Amir has a nice veg platter (and non-veg platters as well) which includes lots of your favorite middle eastern treats like falafel, moutabbal, hummus, fattouche, koshiri, etc. It's a short walk from the Copacabana beach area and the...More

Thank GajriKesar
Reviewed 7 July 2017

On a relaxing evening sitting outside opposite the flower kiosk we had a good evening meal. Very good service. We had houmus type starters with breads followed by chicken and steak kebabs. Substantial portions but very flavoursome.

Thank alan k
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We had lunch at Amir and were very pleased from start to finish. The staff was very friendly, the food came quickly and it was delicious! We ordered stuffed grape leaves, hummus and a combo platter(lamb and chicken) for 2 which was HUGE! Tons of...More

Thank John O
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Great food especially all their starters...could check the cooking of their meat...love the terrace upstair. not expensive at all.

Thank Muse1974
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

They didn't get off to a very good start. We arrived about 10 minutes before the end of happy hour at 8 pm. Though they tried to tell us happy hour was already over, we persisted and they relented. Not sure what the problem was...More

Thank Rich B
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best, if not the best Arab restaurant in Rio. The plates for one person are almost enough for two, if ordered together with a starter like Hamus with bread, it's a lot of food for two. The taste is incredible...More

Thank Guilherme T
Reviewed 25 April 2017

If this is the 'best rated' Arabic restaurant in Rio De Janiero then there must not be much here. Staff is friendly, but incompetent. Expect to wave or shout like a wild monkey to get there attention. Shawarma is decent at best. This place clearly...More

Thank Alex B
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

My wife asked someone for a recommendation for a good Lebanese /Middle Eastern Restaurant around Copa/ Ipanema area. This place did not disappoint (except for price), but then again all the good seems expensive in Rio. My wife had the Chicken Wrap it was as...More

1  Thank jlitespeed
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I loved the menu very tasty and the service very personal , amazing, I recommend everyone when in rio visit.

Thank Rita B
The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
and old areas from Rio de Janeiro. This neighbourhood
is a blend of Brazilian soul - crowded, rowdy and
traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
everything: bars with music, pubs, street fairs,
chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Ronald de Carvalho 55 | Loja C, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22021-020, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Copacabana
  • Neighbourhood: Copacabana
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2275-5596
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We are the BEST ARABIC restaurant in Rio de Janeiro! Come visit us! We DON´T have HALAL FOOD!
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