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Rio 40

St-Clair west, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (Little Italy)
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Ranked #171 of 6,457 restaurants in Toronto
Neighborhood: Little Italy
Most recent review
- Sep 14, 2013
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Neighborhood: Little Italy
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17 reviews from our community

94% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We went there by chance and we were pleasantly surprised. The Picanha beef was very good, the rice and beans were very tasty. The service was reasonably quick (we got there Friday around 6PM), and we did not wait long to order and get our food. We know Brazilian food (somos brasileiros) and the Picanha was as close as you... More

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Toronto, Canada
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53 reviews 53 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

Simple, unpretentious Brazilian restaurant. The Picanha was amazing and portion huge. No complaints about the food whatsoever. My companions enjoyed their meal as well. The four stars are for the food. Not crazy about the service, a bit amateurish. We were promised one table inside, and then it was given to someone else. So we requested to sit outside, but... More

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42 reviews 42 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

I visited many times this Brazilian restaurant, just because is located close to my place. The food is not the best, and the service is terrible. I am not sure the reason why they make customers wait so long to take orders (if is lack of training or...). Sometimes they are really short of employees and it makes people wait... More

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

It's our 2nd time at this restaurant, the 1st one was 2 years ago. We searched for other Brazilian restaurants in Toronto, but it seem like tey all closed down; there's a reason why Rio 40 is still in business: their food is delicious, very tasty, good size portions, very extensive menu and price is very afordable.

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35 reviews 35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

Visited this restaurant for lunch on a beautiful sunny Sunday. Servers were so friendly and explained the menu very well. Our waitress recommended the picanha which was very tender and delicious, seems that it was probably their most popular dish as we noticed various people eating it. Served with the picanha was white rice with black beans and fries. It... More

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Toronto, Canada
17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2012

If you are craving Brazilian Food, this is the place to go. It's inexpensive, staff is friendly and menu has a lot of options.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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99 reviews 99 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

The picanha is wonderful and parmegiana beef too!!!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2010

If you are looking for a nice Brazilian meal with a resonable price.. this is the place. My familiy and i absolutly love this place. and i find it that the food here and very similar to Brazilian food in Brazil, if not better. Picanha is the best Brazilian meat you can find. comes with meat, fries, rice, beans, greens,... More

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