Telephone (21) 2295 1618
Metrô Cardeal Arcoverde
This charmingly designed art space, bookstore and café all rolled into one does some tasty standards like croque monsieur sandwiches and crepes. Diners opting for more substantial dishes such as the lamb picanha (a classic Brazilian cut with the layer of fat all important) and duck breast with caramelised apples are occasionally accompanied by live music in the evenings. Lunchtimes offer a wide range of starters, mains and desserts for R$46, just check the chalkboard for the daily specials.