The Rio Times, Nightlife Guide, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nightlife, Bars, Clubs

Canastra on Tuesdays offers a festival of fresh oysters, The Rio Times, Nightlife Guide, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Nightlife, Bars, Clubs

Tuesday’s Rio Nightlife Pick – Three French expatriates in Rio opened Canastra in Ipanema years ago with a simple formula, lots of casual outdoor seating, delicious yet affordable wines, and quality fresh bread and imported cheeses to snack on.

The recipe has been a huge success and on Tuesdays they offer a fresh oysters festival, a dozen for R$40, which brings in a big crowd every week. Come early though, because they close at 1AM.


Dobradinha – Verão 2018 – Festa IV (Copacabana)
Party organizers Team Dobradinha promise: twins only pay one entrance, double dose of Jagermeister, promotions on Caipirinhas and Heineken Promotion and DJs playing the hits of all the styles. This undergroung club starts late and heaves until the early morning hours.
Fosfobox – 11:30 PM
Rua Siqueira Campos, 143 – Tel:(21) 2548-7498
Entrance: R$10 – R$50

Festa Bem Brasil (Ipanema)
One of the most traditional Tuesday night parties in Rio brings live samba and DJs playing the biggest hits of the world tracks. Party organizers promote heavily at the hostels and brings a young international crowd together.
Barzin Rio Live – 11PM
Rua Vinícius de Moraes 75, Ipanema
Entrance: R$30 – R$50

The Rio Times, Nightlife, bars, clubs, parties, party, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Brazil News


Julio Estrela (Lapa)
Carioca Julio Estrela starred for five years in the traditional Samba Bar Semente (2011 – 2016) and is part of the group of artists who have performed at the Bar Carioca da Gemma since 2010, when he won the New Bambas Contest Velho Samba with Grupo Nó Wet.
Carioca da Gema – 11PM
Av. Mem de Sá 79, Lapa – Tel: (21) 2221-0043
Entrance: R$30


Comuna (Botafogo)
Botafogo’s favorite bar for undergrad students and hispters. Comuna is famous for its homemade burgers and variety of beer labels.
Comuna – 7PM
Rua Sorocaba, 582 – Tel: (21) 3579-6175
Entrance: FREE

Oysters @ Canastra Bar (Ipanema)
The Canastra Wine Bar in Ipanema offers a wide choice of wines and cheeses and is quickly becoming known for its trendy atmosphere and friendly service. On Tuesdays they offer fresh oysters, a dozen for R$40.
Canastra – 6:30 PM – 1AM
Rua Jangadeiros, 42, Loja B – Ipanema – (21) 99656-1960
Entrance: See venue for details

Blue Agave (Ipanema)
Located just around the corner from Posto 9, Blue Agave in Ipanema is well known for great Mexican food, drinks and for broadcasting live sports. Additionally, most of the wait staff and crowd speak English.
Blue Agave Ipanema – 1PM
Vinicus de Moraes 68 – Ipanema – Tel: (21) 3592-9271
Entrance: FREE. Food and drink prices vary.

Lord Jim’s Pub (Ipanema)
Lord Jim’s Pub is the oldest pub in Rio and its well known for live music and promotional specials. During Happy Hours (6PM to 8PM) on Mondays through Fridays, the pub offers two for one draft beer. This is also a great place to watch live sports.
Lord Jim’s Pub – 7PM
Rua Paul Redfern 44, Ipanema – Tel: (21) 2249-4881
Entrance: Free

To have an event included in the Nightlife Guide, please email:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

14 − 6 =