The Olympics are getting closer to the end, but there is still some time to celebrate that your country won some medal or just the fact that you are in Rio, right? Here are the part 2 of an incredible list of the best bars and nightclubs in Rio. But first, have you seen part 1? If not, then click here to read even more tips!


On this bar you can enjoy some high class night, where you can do pre-drinks on the ground floor with some traditional caipirinhas and then go to the first floor to have fun on the nightclub!

Barzin is located at Rua Vinícius de Moraes, 75, Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro.


This is a place for all kinds of styles. A big space in Botafogo, where you can find art galleries, expositions, cultural events and a nightclub. You will find fun cocktails and a small kitchen with amazing gourmet burguers.

Comuna is located at Rua Sorocaba, 585, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro.

3Boate 021

Celebrities and football players love to hang out here. They play samba, sertanejo and DJ’s during the week. At weekends it gets busy and at Sundays they serve feijoada with half price drinks.

Boate 021 is located at Avenida Armando Lombardi, 583, Rio de Janeiro.

4Teto Solar

With more than 50 types of beer, this bar located on Botafogo is full of visual sophistication always with good quality music, six chopps that they produce and creative culinary. They even have a “gold medal” menu! Go check their special Olympic promotions on their website.

Teto Solar is located at Entrada pela Rua Paulo Barreto, 110A, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro.

5Teatro Odisséia

Hot parties and crazy people, that is how it is a night at Teatro Odisséia in Lapa. Constructed in a bulding of 19th century, Teatro Odisséia is the oldest bar of Lapa, attracting young and alternative people, where you can enjoy some indie, rock and electronic.

Teatro Odisséia is located at Avenida Mem de Sá, 66, Lapa, Rio de Janeiro.

600 (Zero zero)

00 is a sophisticated bar and restaurant located on a planetary! Modern and sophisticated, the restaurant has excellent food and some good quality music like house, hip hop and drum bass. If you want to make the most out of a samba night, you can go there at Tuesdays for “Bem Brasil”, with free caipirinhas. What not to like?

00 is located at Avenida Padre Leonel Franca, 240, Gávea, Rio de Janeiro.

7Saloon 79

If you are more into Rock’n’roll, then this is your place. With a big list of different types of beer, Saloon 79 offer their clients quality drinks and classics like Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, with a DJ before and after the party, and more.

Saloon 79 is located at Rua Pinheiro Guimarães, 79, Botafogo, Rio de Janeiro.

There is no more excuse to go partying in Rio now! Always check their website or Facebook pages to see if they have a special promotion. Sometimes they let you in free of charge just by sharing some Facebook post or publishing your name on their wall.

Hope you like this list and give it a try. Have fun without moderation!

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Nicole is Brazilian, currently a Chemical Engineer graduating student and is always craving for new adventures. She lived in England for a while, where she studied, worked and traveled a lot through Europe (and a little bit of Africa). She collected stories and many tips during this time, which she wants to share to everyone, while maybe collecting more.