We have the top three picks for this Sunday, and below there is a list of bars and lounges that are always a good option.
Dom Jam @ NOSSO Ipanema (Ipanema) – Alexandre Duarte and guests play jazz standards and a repertoire of Brazilian bossa nova songs.
Come for a Sunday jam between friends, for friends.
With free entrance, this is one get together where you cannot lose!
The music starts at 6PM and goes on to around 11PM.
Dom Jam – Rua Maria Quitéria, 91 – Ipanema
For more information, check out the event page.
Revista Gato Preto @ Comuna (Botafogo) – This Sunday Comuna receives the magazine Gato Preto. From 6:30PM onwards the DJ Sets of the guests Ms LaryHill and Ramon Silva will begin.
The event is a meeting point for those interested in independent publications and for those who want to enjoy music, drink something and start the week well.
Gato Preto is an independent magazine developed as a graduate work by designer Rodrigo Bento. The project arose from the need to document and expose the work of black Brazilian artists in order to move the discussion forward.
The magazine will be on sale for R$30, otherwise entry is free.
Revista Gato Preto – Rua Sorocaba, 585 – Botafogo
For more information, head to the event page.
Jazz @ Descasados (Santa Teresa) – This is a unique presentation of jazz to kick off the month of July.
For the World Cup season Bar dos Descasados be hosting jazz and dancing with Widor Santiago, Sergio Barrozo, Adaury Mothé and Roberto Rutigliano.
Come to this free event up on the hill of Santa Teresa, drink exotic drinks and cachaças on a romantic and sophisticated terrace of a luxury hotel located in a preserved mansion built in colonial times.
The night will run from 6PM until 10PM.
Jazz – Rua Almirante Alexandrino, 660 – Santa Teresa
For more information, look to the event page.
LOUNGES, PUBS &; BARS:
Bar Urca (Urca)
Sunday afternoon drinking whilst eating salgadinhos and watching the sunset at Bar Urca is a regular pastime in Rio de Janeiro. This simple establishment on the bayside has been a hit since 1939.
Bar Urca – 11AM
Rua Cândido Gaffrée 205, Urca – Tel: (21) 2295-8744
Adega Pérola (Copacabana)
Preserving a vintage decoration, Adega Pérola’s specialty is its delicious Portuguese-Brazilian finger food, served to you quickly at the bar’s counter area.
Adega Pérola – 11AM
Rua Siqueira Campos, Copacabana – Tel: (21) 2255-9425
Yndú Lounge (Leblon)
With chilled out vibes during the week and a selection of top DJs playing shows at the weekends, the newly-opened Yndú Lounge in Ipanema is a great option to kick back. With a selection of drinks and tapas, the bar is quickly becoming one of Leblon’s best watering holes.
Yndú Lounge – 6PM
Rua Ataulfo de Paiva, 1321 – Leblon – Tel: (21) 3083-6486
Blue Agave (Ipanema)
Just around the corner from Posto 9, Blue Agave Ipanema is also known for its mostly English-speaking staff and the international crowd which frequents the establishment. Be sure to check out Blue Agave in Copacabana also for a great night out.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 2PM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.
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