5 expert reviews
“Founded in 1894, this splendidly decorated Art Nouveau café patisserie – a true relic of Rio’s belle époque – is a wonderful place to take tea and cakes.”
– Rough Guide
"The waffles here are a local legend. Savory pastries are stuffed with shrimp and chicken, and vegetarian nosh includes spinach and ricotta quiche and heart-of-palm pie." Full review
"This stunning Victorian tearoom hasn't changed much since it opened in 1894. Two large counters at the entrance serve up sweets and snacks with coffee or other refreshments." Full review
"A Rio institution, Art Nouveau decor with mirrored walls serving light meals and a buffet, but most famous for its afternoon teas."
Travel + Leisure
"Brazil's most venerable chocolatier (founded in 1894) is hidden on a narrow street in chaotic Centro" Full review