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Chale Ipanema

342 Franklin Ave. (Bliss St.) Send to Phone
860-296-2120 | Menu
Transport yourself to Carnivale in Rio just by stepping foot inside this festive Latin hacienda on Franklin Avenue.

Lunch Mon.-Fri., Dinner Tues.-Sun.

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Chale Ipanema Restaurant Review

: Beyond a utilitarian exterior lies a festive Latin hacienda---or as close to one as you'll find in Hartford. Rio native Nelson Diorio's approach to Brazilian cooking is not only modern but healthy meats are drained of fat, palm oil is banned from the kitchen and preserved and dried ingredients are replaced by fresh fruits and vegetables. Paella is a specialty.


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