The other Yelp reviews kind of let me down here, I felt. Firstly, beware of the listing - it's on the other side of the square from what is shown on the map. Also beware the stool seats but the window - one of them is basically completely broken, I didn't realise until right when we were leaving but my poor friend was basically sitting just on the frame as the wicker seat was totally...more
This is a great little place in Fitzrovia. I went there a few times while I was
staying at the Indian YMCA by the corner.
I only tried the Mocha there and it was great. I didn't try their cakes or other goodies
but they sure looked mouth watering.
The have an interesting setup with their tables. The one where I was at had a collection of black pepper pellets in the centre. Another table...more
I love this place. This is the place to be if you want great food with friends or even by yourself. It's very small so make sure you get there early.
The food is fantastic Brasilian food. We were there for hours, eating & catching up and the waiter never once asked us to leave or whether we want the bill. We were there for 3 1/2hrs and there was never once an empty seat on a Saturday...more
A great place to come along and enjoy some food or drink, and peoplewatch in Fitzrovia. The service when I went along on last Saturday wasn't exactly stellar, but the waitress admitted this was her first day on the job, so I have some tolerance here! I ordered a soft drink and a prawn cocktail baguette -- both took a little while to be served, but once they came they were both good! There's an...more
Sunday brunch or breakfast is always at Cafe Rio. I can go by myself and even take friends along. The service is homely and great. Even the other people that come to the cafe are happy and very friendly. The brazilians sure do know hospitality. They only take cash and no cards. The menu is superb though with Brazilian dishes to English breakfast. Freshly squeezed juices to your liking and even...more