Thursday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Good music and a stunning sunset meet this evening in Leme as the Mureta Groove party returns to Mureta do Leme, starting from 6PM.
DJs Nicko and Drope will pump the party up with the best of disco, house, black music soul and Brazilian music.
There will be promotions on Redbull + vodka for R$16,90.
Wieninger Rocks (Centro)
Tonight, German brewery and restaurant Social Wieninger invites Carla Pecorelli, who will present a rock show from 7PM to 10PM.
Social Wieninger – 7PM
Rua do Santana, 141 – Centro – Tel: (21) 2507-7739
Time for a great disco party in a chilled outdoor atmosphere. At tonight’s Vinilzinho, DJs Joca Vidal, Jose Brant, Luiz Cavalheiros and SkullBrass play the best of pop, rock, soul and electronic on the street.
Rivalzinho – 7PM
Rua Álvaro Alvim, 33-37 – Centro – Tel: (21) 2240-4469
Mureta Groove (Leme)
The Mureta Groove party brings DJs Nicko and Drope to Mureta do Leme, at Posto 1, who will be spinning from black music to house, also including disco, Brazilian music, among other genres.
Mureta do Leme – 6PM
Mureta do Leme, Posto 1 – Leme
Entrance: see venue for details
Samba de Lei (Centro)
The Samba de Lei is back to Arco do Teles, in Centro, bringing all the joy of its “roda de samba” to the street. There will also be videoke for those who are into singing inside Espaço XV.
Arco do Teles – 7PM
Arco do Teles, Praça XV – 34A – Centro
Refoodgees: Uma Noite Árabe (Botafogo)
The Refoodgees project aims to promote the ethnical culinary and culture of the refoodgees to the Carioca audience. Tonight, Syrian chef Anas Rjab will be preparing special dishes from his country in Botafogo.
Hospedaria Rio – 6PM
Rua Vicente de Sousa, 29 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 3496-2064
PUBS & BARS:
Winehouse is a wine bar run by a British expat that has brought an eclectic range of wines to Rio including a mix of fabulous national wines and international favorites. There is also a great selection of nibbles and cheese boards. For those that aren’t too keen on wine, there is plenty of beer and cocktail options too. Happy hour begins at 5PM and finishes at 8PM.
Winehouse – 5PM
Rua Paulo Barreto, 25 – Botafogo – Tel: (21) 3264-4101
Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a great selection of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its nice atmosphere and friendly service.
Canastra – 6:30 PM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42, Loja B – Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
With classic pub games like darts and pool, Ipanema’s Shenanigan’s is always a great spot to visit. Happy Hour is dose dupla (two for one) on Thursdays 6PM-8PM.
Shenanigan’s Irish Pub – 6PM
Rua Visconde de Pirajá, 122A (Upstairs) – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2267-5860
Entrance: See venue for details.
Blue Agave Ipanema (Ipanema)
Blue Agave Ipanema is a great place for good Mexican food, drinks and live sports. It also has English-speaking staff and is a popular expat hangout. Be sure to check out Blue Agave in Copacabana also for a great night out.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 9PM
Rua Vinicius de Moraes, 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-92717544-5151
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.
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
To have an event included in the Nightlife Guide, please email: