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Zuka Restaurant in Rio de Janeiro, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

 
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Distance from city center: 1.5mi
evike14's pictureby evike14 Food travel tip
added on the 15th of September, 2010
If you are spending your day lounging on the beaches of Leblon or in the vicinity, and you are not particularly stingy, do pay a visit to Zuka, one of the trendiest cafe/restaurants in the area.

The food is delicious, and the chefs are always coming up with new and exciting recipes. If you are lucky to be seated in front of the open kitchen, you can watch the chefs at work - while they're creating culinary wonders to put on your plate.

The place is pretty upscale, but at the same time it is cozy and intimate, with a really interesting decor. Zuka is very popular, so make sure to book a table well in advance.

Address:
R. Dias Ferreira, 233 - Leblon, Rio de Janeiro, 22431-050, Brazil

Price:
Approximately $25 to $100

On the web:
http://www.zuka.com.br/

 
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