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Copacabana´s beach bars have come a long way since the turn of turn of the millennium, when they were little more than a collection of yellow-roofed kiosks serving beer and caipirinhas to tourists... Read More
Copacabana´s beach bars have come a long way since the turn of turn of the millennium, when they were little more than a collection of yellow-roofed kiosks serving beer and caipirinhas to tourists lounging on plastic chairs. While these cheap and cheerful options can stull be found should you choose to look for them, there are any number of more sophisticated places to drink and dine too. Take a walk along the promenade and take a peek at the many sleek glass kiosks to be found here, stopping for a cooling drink at whichever spot appeals the most. Hungry visitors can take choose to dine on anything from pizza to traditional Brazilian fish stews, while those who opt for liquid refreshment only will be spoilt for choice too.
- Best for Copacabana's Best Nightlife Because: Copacabana beachfront makes a stunning setting for drinks as the sun sets - or rises.
- Best for Copacabana's Best Beach Bars Because: Strolling along the beachfront choosing a bar that takes your fancy is always a pleasure when in Rio
- Best for Beach Bars Because: Copacabana beach is lined with bars that range from simple family-run spots to chic glass kiosks.