Where To Eat
As in their name, Prana Vegetariano, pictured above, is known primarily for their delicious vegetarian dishes. This perfect lunch stop is only steps away from the entrance to the funicar to Christ the Redeemer. Here the juices are homemade from fresh ingredients, so make sure to stop in for a juicer or smoothie before you begin your hot day up the mountain!
L’Atelier du Cuisinier
Known specifically for their French cuisine, L’Atelier du Cuisinier offers a daily changing menu that always hosts divine looks and tastes. As well as the delicious cuisine can be found a great selection of wine for those interested. As a small and cozy place in downtown Rio, this restaurant is loved by locals and tourists, so make sure to book a reservation in advance.