Visiting Anthony Bourdain’s Favorite Places in Rio de Janeiro

Besides being a beloved writer, presenter and chef, Anthony Bourdain was also a big fan of the Cidade Maravilhosa, beginning his famous ‘No Reservations’ travel show about the city with the immortal line, “What sick freak wouldn’t come to Rio given the opportunity?”

By Jack Arnhold, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – People from all around the world have been mourning the death of chef, writer and self-described ‘enthusiast’ Anthony Bourdain. He left his mark on innumerable places and Rio is no different. To celebrate his memory, here is how to experience the Cidade Maravilhosa as Anthony Bourdain did.

Barraca do Uruguai (Ipanema)
The first stop on any Anthony Bourdain tour of Rio is the ‘Barraca do Uruguai’ (Uruguayan Hut) in Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?