Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Enjoy a sunny morning on the beach, then meet your friends for lunch, a chat, a beer and a good laugh. This is the lifestyle inspired by Rio, which Barzin provides during the day and in the evenings in Ipanema.
The pleasant atmosphere will make you feel at home with a sophisticated menu of delicious appetizers, meals and deserts, an unmatched roster of beers and great fun. Upstairs you will find the club/ live venue Laje, which hosts a blues night every Tuesday. Come enjoy your favorite blues hits by local artists and out-of-town guests.
Ya ‘Ya High Fi (Arpoador)
Dj Marcelinho da Lua keeps things real at this weekly vinyl only party at Studio RJ. Everyone knows that vinyl is king and therefore must be heard loud and direct. Come hear classic hits from a variety of genres played well.
Studio RJ – 12PM
Av. Vieira Souto, 110, Arpoador – Tel: (21) 2523-1204
Entrance: Free until midnight, R$10 after with guest list
Blues Night at Barzin (Gávea)
A sophisticated atmosphere, impeccable service, unique diversity of drinks, the perfect place to liven up the night. Tuesday nights are blues nights at Barzin, so come enjoy some smooth sounds in the heart of Ipanema.
Barzin – 10PM
Rua Vinícius de Moraes, 75, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2522-1809
Entrance: R$25 before midnight
The NO / NO is a showcase of short films organized by the Collective Conscious with the aim to promote and facilitate access to the seventh art. This traveling event that has been held for more than one year when mixing film and music.
Comuna – 11PM
Rua Sorocaba, 585, Botafogo- Tel:(21)3253-8797
Mofos is a great live venue located in the heart of the Bohemian neighborhood of Lapa. Come get your dose of Brazilian samba, live mpb or choro.
Mofo Lapa – 9PM
Av. Mem de Sá , 94, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-9851
Entrance: R$15 with guest list, R$20 without
Terca Dupla (Lapa)
There is a special deal at Barzinho on Tuesday nights. If you are able to prove that you work in Centro, you will receive a twenty percent discount on any item on the menu.
Barzinho – 11:30 PM
Rua do Lavradio , 170, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-4709
PUBS & BARS:
Lord Jim’s Pub (Ipanema)
The oldest pub in Rio in its newest guise and a great local crowd. Known for its live music and happy hour.
Lord Jim’s Pub – 7PM
Rua Paul Redfern, 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
Entrance: Not available at time of press
Blue Agave (Ipanema)
Some of the best Mexican food — and the best margaritas — in Rio, plus live American and European sports on TV. Catch all your favorite NFL programming here.
Blue Agave – 5PM
Rua Vinícius de Moraes, 68, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Mab’s Restaurant and Bar (Copacabana)
The new American-owned beachfront restaurant and bar on Copacabana Beach is a great place for food and just drinks to kick off Saturday night.
Restaurante Mab’s – 5PM
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 tap.
Lapa Irish Pub – 5PM
Rua Evaristo da Veiga 147, Lapa – Tel (21) 2221.7236
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