Fodor's Expert Review Margutta

$$$$ Ipanema and Leblon Italian

A block from Ipanema Beach, Margutta has a reputation for outstanding Mediterranean-style seafood, such as shrimp panfried in olive oil, white wine, and garlic; and lobster baked with butter and saffron rice. There's a handful of vegetarian options including mixed-vegetable risotto with truffle oil.

Italian Service Quiet Lunch Dinner $$$$

Quick Facts

Av. Henrique Dumont 62
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro  22410–060, Brazil


Known For:
  • Oven-baked whole fish
  • Seafood risotto
  • Strong wine list
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Mon.

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