Praia de Botafogo
Although the waters of the bay are too polluted for swimming, the beach overlooking the Enseada de Botafogo (Botafogo Inlet) makes a...
Museu Casa de Rui Barbosa
The former mansion (completely restored in 2003) of famous Brazilian journalist and diplomat, Rui Barbosa, is now a museum housing his...
Sweeping views of Enseada de Botafogo, Pão de Açúcar and Corcovado await visitors who make the journey up Pasmado. It's best reached in...
Champanharia Ovelha Negra
One of Rio's best happy-hour scenes, Ovelha Negra draws a mostly local crowd who come for the lively conversation and the 40 different...
Yorubá looks as if it's always prepared for the imminent arrival of an orixá (spirit or deity). Leaves lie scattered across the floor...
7th fl, Praia de Botafogo 400 · interesting places nearby
Emporium Pax information
One of many eateries at Botafogo Praia Shopping, Emporium Pax is a more polished affair than the adjoining food court and offers spectacular views of Pão de Açúcar and Baía de Guanabara. The big draw is the extensive lunch buffet, though for something lighter you can order salads, sandwiches and quiches – plus tasty desserts – all a big draw for shoppers and film-goers.