Eating in Rio state is a delight, whether you're browsing the veggie buffet or sharing a seafood stew on the beach in Ilha Grande, pigging out on grilled meat and German wurst in Petrópolis or enjoying a Japanese breakfast in Visconde de Mauá. Throughout the state, options range from humble por kilo (pay-by-weight) joints, to traditional Brazilian grills, to contemporary international restaurants, to beachside eateries perfect for lingering over sunset.