The heydays of Bossa Nova were in the fifties and sixties, when musical geniuses like Tom Jobim, and João Gilberto, wrote one Bossa Nova classic after the other, such as ‘The Girl from Ipanema’ and ‘Corcovado’.
Would you like to experience the mood from back then once more and enjoy the best that Bossa Nova can offer today? Visit the legendary Bottles Bar in Copacabana.
Bossa Nova Club Bottles Bar
This Bossa Nova Club was founded in 1957 and was one of the clubs where Bossa Nova reached maturity. Celebrities such as Elis Regina, Jorge Ben, Sergio Mendes, and Baden Powell made their breakthrough right there.
These days, the stage is shared by established and new Bossa Nova talent. The venue has room for up to 40 people. Arriving early is advisable to get a spot near the stage.
How do you get there?
The club is located in an alley near Rua Duvivier 37, close to the beach of Copacobana. You can either take a taxi or the subway (stop Siqueira Campos).