This handsomely landscaped park is a pleasant refuge from busy Rua das Laranjeiras outside its sphinx-guarded gates. It has a small...
Severyna de Laranjeiras
At night this broad, rustically decorated dining hall forms the backdrop to Brazilian rhythms, and there's a broad menu of northeastern...
Hidden on a street behind Largo do Machado this simple, well-concealed restaurant (it's above a pool hall) is worth seeking out when...
Lonely Planet review
Well off the beaten path, Luigi's is a casual Italian restaurant set in an old villa in Laranjeiras. Join neighborhood regulars for a drink on the small covered courtyard or head to blessed air-conditioning for homemade pastas, authentic pizzas (fired up in the wood-burning oven) and good-value lunch specials (two courses for R$22).