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Meet the team!

Henrique Huyer

Welcome to Casa Ipanema , where culinary excellence meets passion, guided by the visionary leadership of Henrique Huyer. With a deep love for gastronomy and a commitment to delivering exceptional dining experiences, Henrique Huyer has a new concept  that showcases the finest flavors from Brazil combine with  the best electronic music of Brazil. From farm-to-table ingredients to artfully crafted dishes, every bite tells a story of passion and dedication. Henrique also owns H&H Brazilian Steakhouse.

Chef Lelo Rosa

Lelo Rosa is a passionate and accomplished Chef with an extensive and distinguished background in the culinary arts field, encompassing 11 years of experience. Born and raised in Sao Paulo, his influence on Contemporary Brazilian Cuisine has been substantial over the years, garnering recognition through significant culinary awards and accolades. Chef Lelo Rosa expertise has also been prominently featured in leading culinary publications and in artistic showcases, such as the TV Show Hell’s Kitchen Brazil, in 2016.  Throughout his career has leading the most prestigious restaurants and orchestrating culinary experiences for illustrious events in Brazil.