Casa de Dança Carlinhos de Jesus
At this respected dance academy in Botafogo, Carlinhos and his instructors offer evening classes in samba, forró, salsa and tango. On...
Sweeping views of Enseada de Botafogo, Pão de Açúcar and Corcovado await visitors who make the journey up Pasmado. It's best reached in...
Near the Rio Sul Shopping, Canecão holds big-venue music concerts – rock, MPB, hip-hop – throughout the year. Tickets are available at...
Adega Do Valentim
Bacalhau (cod) in 12 ways is the specialty at this old-fashioned Portuguese restaurant. Jocular old waiters also serve other favorites:...
Lonely Planet review
Exposed brick walls and a mishmash of retro furnishings set the scene for dining in style at Botafogo's culinary darling. Chef Roberta Ciasca serves up her own brand of comfort food, which means bruschetta with pesto and tapenade, codfish ragout and pumpkin curry with Moroccan couscous and other unique dishes. Don't miss the creative cocktail menu or the desserts.