Fasano Al Mare Category: Best, Italian Food, Seafood Web Site Fasano Al Mare Neighborhood Ipanema Address Avenida Vieira Souto, 80 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 22420-000 Fasano Al Mare opened in Rio in 2007 and it was instantly hailed as a success by the local media. The building itself has an elegant and extravagant design. The food tends to be pricey, but that’s to be expected. This is no weekend hangout. It’s a place you visit for important occasions such as that romantic date or that important business dinner. Some of the house specialties include their seafood with Italian accents, including the seared tuna or whole fish baked in salt.