Sala Cecília Meireles
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Arcos da Lapa
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One of the few venues in Lapa that holds court on Sunday and Monday nights, Semente has longevity. Although it has closed and reopened a...
With high ceilings and exposed brick walls, there's an old-time feel to this restaurant and drinking spot that's just a short stroll...
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Sala Cecília Meireles information
Lapa's splendidly restored early 20th-century gem hosts orchestral concerts throughout the year. Lately the repertoire has included contemporary groups, playing both choro and classical music.