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Good Time

Kind of late of writing this review. I enjoyed this spot on a Friday night during all of the... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2016
DaynaFlowers
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Grand Blanc, Michigan
Unique

With an alternative atmosphere, this club is definitely one of the underground electronic music... read more

Reviewed 9 February 2015
Luigi R
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
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  • Terrible7%
14 Jun 2017
“Guard touched me pretending to search me”
9 Jun 2017
“Disappointed ”
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Desde 20 de abril de 2004, um local com clima intimista, a marca é referência para quem busca diversidade. Com uma programação variada de festas – techno, house, bass, rap, hip hop, pop, funk entre outros gêneros, o Fosfobox também abriga...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Rua Siqueira Campos, 143, Loja 22A | na quadra da estação de metrô Siqueira Campos, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22031-071, Brazil
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Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

As I tried to enter this place for which I had paid, a guy approached me saying he wanted to search me. I was well dress d and not carrying anything, so this seemed odd. I said bring out your hand-held metal detector and he...More

Thank MaurizioGiuliano
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Got to this club around 1 am. All men in line, we were the only 2 females. Treated horrible by the front door girl. Yes, you guessed it, we are not from Brazil, and treated poorly because of that. She yelled at us bc we...More

1  Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Gay and lesbian bar!! Have been waiting for 2 hours to get in. The entrance fee was so expensive if you were not on list including the drinks. The music was suck. They open pop music without any remix. Too crowd!

Thank Tarn S
Reviewed 4 May 2016

i had a great time at fosfobox. It looks tiny right when you enter, but behind the curtain is the stairwell to the much larger basement. The place looks very grungy and hip. The music is great, the people were lots of fun, get ready...More

Thank aw896878
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Kind of late of writing this review. I enjoyed this spot on a Friday night during all of the carnival festivities that was going on. Took me and a friend quite some time to get in (maybe around 40 mins), but once we entered it...More

1  Thank DaynaFlowers
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I went in my first trip alone, after 12 hours of flight I needed to have fun and I am sure I did. The music is awesome, there are both Brazilians and foreigners, I meet many people. The bartenders are polite. I also went the...More

1  Thank David F
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Close to Copacabana its this supposedly rave and eclectic pub/night club thats famous for been one of the must place to visit during the week. The reality was way different. It was very small (with a small hall and basement as a main stage), extremely...More

Thank RMartinSDXB
Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

So we went here after reading it is a gay bar. It is not in anyway a gay bar, but its Rio so gay is ok. The entrance fee was 50R$ which included as many caiprinhas as you could drink until midnight. They were strong...More

2  Thank Phil J
Reviewed 9 February 2015

With an alternative atmosphere, this club is definitely one of the underground electronic music spotlights from Rio de Janeiro. The sound system is very good and the crowd goes insane until the morning. Recommended for clubbers!

Thank Luigi R
Reviewed 4 September 2014

I went to Fosfobox and was asked to pay R$50 for entrance! It would have been ok if the experience made up for the entrance fee but the experience was easily the most forgettable I've had in Rio. The place is very small, probably only...More

Thank Felix S
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The rowdy Copacabana is one of the most traditional
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traditional. This neighbourhood has a bit of
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chaotic streets, and many shops. All these things and
more live side-by-side. There are options for all
price points and tastes. However, the most powerful
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