Best coffee and drinks spots in Rio de Janeiro

Here's our selection of the 5 best places to grab a great drink while walking through the city.

By ARBOOX Staff • January 30, 2024

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Rio de Janeiro is one of Brasil's most visited cities. There's great weather, people, food and drinks. So if you got some spare time while walking by town, check out this selection of our five favourite spots to grab exquisite coffee and drinks.

1. The Coffee

Born in 2017, The Coffee is a café chain inspired by Japan's grab-n-go coffee shops. This place offers a simple yet delicious menu featuring flavour-rich signature drinks. Twelve stores are located in Rio de Janeiro alone, and so many more throughout Brasil.

2. Bibi Sucos

If you're looking for a refreshing drink grab it at Bibi Sucos, one of Rio's many juice bars. Their menu features tropical fruit juices, bowls, sandwiches and more.

3. Garoa Bar Lounge

Located in the heart of Ipanema, the Garoa terrace offers award-winning drinks and cocktails with an amazing atmosphere and music.

4. Cafe Ao Leu

Another great grab-n-go coffee shop is Cafe Ao Leu. This small spot offers delicious coffee and some daily food choices, such as croissants.

5. Curto Café

The last place in our list is Curto Café. They are specialists in the production of artisanal coffee. Their menu also features tasty desserts and some alcoholic beverages.

Bottom line

There's so much more to Rio, and we hope this guide helps you discover great places to share drinks with your friends and family. Have a fun and safe trip!