Bar do Mineiro
Largo do Guimarães
The plaza named after Joaquim Fonseca Guimarães (a local resident whose house became Hotel Santa Teresa just up the road) now forms the...
Museu do Bonde
The tiny one-room Tram Museum at the depot close to Largo do Guimarães offers a history of Rio's tramways since 1865 – when the trams...
Cine Santa Teresa
This small, single-screen theater is well located on Largo do Guimarães. Befitting the art-loving 'hood, the cinema screens a selection...
Near the heart of Santa Teresa, this colonial charmer is the setting for tasty and inventive contemporary cuisine. World music plays...
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Lonely Planet review
Black-and-white photographs of legendary singers cover the walls of this old-school boteco in the heart of Santa Teresa. Lively crowds have been filling this spot for years to enjoy traditional Minas Gerais dishes. Feijoada is tops (and a good value at R$33 for one), and served every day, along with appetizers, including pasteis (savory pastries). Strong caipirinhas will help get you in the mood.