Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Alto Vidigal opens their doors for summertime as they launch the Summer Bar at Alto Vidigal, offering drinks, munchies and live DJs playing beats and the most stunning view Rio has to offer.
The hostel is located at the top of the Vidigal community, with an incredible vista of the most beautiful beaches of Leblon and Ipanema, the Lagoon and neighboring Niteroi. Alto Vidigal is the first hostel in Vidigal, which opened in November 2010 and has since earned a good reputation for its notorious parties and breathtaking views.
Summer Bar Opening (Vidigal)
Alto Vidigal is opening its doors to patrons for bar services with a view, and by view I mean the best in Rio. Enjoy drinks and music by DJ Jody King.
Casa Alto Vidigal – 4PM
Rua Armando de Almeida Lima, 2, Vidigal – Tel:(21)3322-3034
Arpex Party (Ipanema)
Arpex is on again with DJ Bruno Lima playing top hits of house, world music, funk and reggaeton. Get there early while the bar serves up 40 liters of free frozen caipirinhas! Come enjoy the environment, music and drinks with the assortment of beautiful people in attendance.
Studio RJ – 11PM
Av. Vieira Souto, 110, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 7872-2748
Forró & Salsa (Lapa)
Leviano is a snazzy classy two level live music venue in Lapa with plenty of open space to dance the sultry sounds of salsa and forró.
Leviano – 9PM
Mem de Sá, 47- Lapa – Tel: (21) 2507-5779
Nilze Carvalho (Lapa)
Singer, songwriter and mandolin player, Nilze Carvalho will be playing a mix songs from his latest CD, “O Que É Meu.” His repertoire consists of samba classics, offering a truly Carioca experience.
Rio Scenarium – 11PM
Rua do Lavradio 20, Lapa – Tel: (21) 3147-9000
PUBS & BARS:
Saloon 79 (Botafogo)
Saloon 79 provides a great unique environment for drinking, eating and rocking out. Very fun decor and vibe, this original rocker bar gets loud at night with live bands.
Saloon 79 – 7PM
Rua Pinheiro Guimarães 79, Botafogo – Tel: (21) 7544-5151
Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana)
The new American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and drinks.
Restaurante Mab’s – 9AM
Avenida Atlantica 1140, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2275-7299
Lapa Irish Pub (Lapa)
If you are up for some Irish beer and a nice environment to drink it in, this is the place to go. With its trendy decor, this pub attracts many different kinds of people and offers London Pride and Heineken on draft.
Lapa Irish Pub – 5PM
Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221.7236
The Clover (Copacabana)
Come enjoy the true benefits of an upscale pub including great imported beers and a great environment. Check out “Midnight Happy Hour” with two-for-one Budweiser’s starting at midnight!
The Clover – 5PM
Av. Atlântica 3056 Lj. B, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2548-8484
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