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Laguna Restaurante

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, Seafood, South American
Ilha da Gigoia, 34, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
+55 21 2495-1229
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  • Very good37%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Brazilian, Seafood, South American
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
Ilha da Gigoia, 34, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 28 May 2017

Laguna has long been one of our favourite meeting places in Rio. This time we went for a Saturday lunch with a party of eight (had made reservation well in advance, they would not attend you without). Pay attention to the opening hours, the only...More

Thank Robicsek
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The little islet - Isla da Gigoia is accessed by small punts which leave from a jetty so that no more than 5 minutes later,you are there - a local couple going to Laguna recommended it to us,so what to lose? We sat near them...More

1  Thank rockin ron
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I love this place, from how we go, that is by boat in a amazing view, the atmosphere of the restaurant is like a friends house, very relaxed but chic at the same time. The food is very tasty, I've had different dishes and they...More

Thank Helke2015
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The place is amazing and the food is super good. It's really hidden in the middle of Barra da Tijuca in Rio de Janeiro. It's really worth to pay a visit. Prices could be better, but the food is delicious, it's worth to pay. I...More

Thank Luiz T
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This is a place tourists usually do not visit. To get there you need to take small boats, which can be rented to visit the islands. Very nice place.

Thank Pellicano_Rodolfo
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Nice experience, great view, green area, boat ride to reach the restaurant, delicious grilled food. Overpriced.

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 7 August 2016

My partner who is from Rio suggested we come to this restaurant as it is only really well known by locals, and happens to be really great. It did not dissapoint! You have to take a small boat to get there, and at night you...More

Thank JuanSyL
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant on Tripadvisor and went there with big expectations. And we got what we were looking for. This place is so romantic and relaxing hidden on a small island in the lagoon. Only reachable by a small shuttle boat behind Unimed Rio....More

Thank Sanne A
Reviewed 15 June 2016

What you have in Laguna it is not just a meal, it is a small adventure. The food is creative, well presented and delicious. It is not expensive for Rio. Desert called brownie was a canned chocolate cake?, we just left it. But the rest...More

Thank natasha r
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Laguna Restaurant is a hidden gem in Barra. recommended by a friend based on reviews seen on Trip Advisor. There were 2 of us for dinner on a Saturday evening. Surprisingly, the restaurant was very quiet (perhaps because of rain?). The short boat ride from...More

Thank SteveOEWN
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13 August 2016|
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Response from SimmyTraveller | Reviewed this property |
I'm assuming anyone in the island can help you with directions. If not, just go to any deck in the island and request the small boats to take you. The rise should not cost more than 5 reais. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$31
Brazilian, Seafood, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 8:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
1:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ilha da Gigoia, 34, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Barra da Tijuca
  • Neighborhood: Barra da Tijuca
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2495-1229
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