Going Out to Cocktail Lounges in Rio de Janeiro

By Mary Bolling Blackiston, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - When it comes to nightlife, Rio is much better known for its samba-infused botecos and late night clubs than for its à la mode lounges.  Yet while the Cidade Maravilhosa may not boast the same selection of lounges as London, Miami or New York, there are still various options to choose from, mostly concentrated in the Zona Sul (South Zone).

For those looking for someplace more upscale and stylish than a boteco or even a bar or pub, yet more relaxed than a Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?