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Il Terrazzo

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Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel | PO Box 4148, Riyadh 11491, Saudi Arabia
+966 11 273 2222
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Dining options: Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Description: With stunning views overlooking Al Faisaliah's gorgeous landscaped plaza...
With stunning views overlooking Al Faisaliah's gorgeous landscaped plaza, Il Terrazzo features Brazilian barbeque prepared in accordance to a 300-year-old South American tradition. A variety of succulent meats are seasoned and slow-roasted to perfection over an open fire, a fresh salad bar, an appetizer buffet and a lavish dessert buffet. IL Terrazzo is certainly the venue for an exceptional meal for both visitors to Saudi Arabia and residents of Riyadh alike.
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Good for:
Outdoor seating

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Visitor rating
  • 26
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Incredible venue, mediocre food

This visit was our 3rd or 4th trip and didn't live up to our expectations and previous experiences as much as we'd hoped. The waiters were friendly but slow, the food was good but not great and the cost was as high as ever. I still love this restaurant, but they could use a little bit of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 21, 2015
Gjeff_global
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Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
Good for:
  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
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60 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This visit was our 3rd or 4th trip and didn't live up to our expectations and previous experiences as much as we'd hoped. The waiters were friendly but slow, the food was good but not great and the cost was as high as ever. I still love this restaurant, but they could use a little bit of improvement. We had... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Good seating area, outdoor, really nice meat good variety and not much else, some salad and cakes where also nice together with freshly made Ice cream.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This is not my first time at Il Terrazo and usually the food and service are very good. Last night the food was terrible: chewy meat, dry chicken, less than premmium quality used in the salad bar. The service was too slow. It was such a disappointing experience!

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Beirut
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

If u want to feel like u stepped out of riyadh then you have to go to al fayssaliyah hotel and try the Brazilian restaurant il terrazo. Set on the 1st floor, open air, lots of greenery and music!! Starters and dessert are served on a buffet, as per the main course , its a huge variety of meets around... More 

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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

For a fixed (relatively above average) rate, eat all you want. Very good meats and salads. One of my best options for family or friends. I have been there four times so far and no regrets.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014 via mobile

An outstanding outside setting with an outstanding set of specified food that only Terazzo can offer

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44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant many times. The meat is great. The salad bar is ok, not your typical Brazilian salad bar, but rather something you find in an average family restaurant. The service, however is getting worse and worse. My wife and I went to the restaurant on a Thursday night. We ordered sparkling water for drink one... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I recon it's not easy to just show up for dinner in Riyadh, KSA... unless you are an ex-pat like me ;-) But if you are here for any reason at all this is a nice place to go to: not only because you are able to sit outside in a nice terrace protected by bushes with a funny and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Was really great night in IL Terrazzo Restaurant , service and food were really good. I strongly recommend the restaurant for every one looking for professional service and good food .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

For families this is the first restaurant that I have seen love the idea that restaurant should have options for thier customers whether to stay inside or outside. Staff are professional and they have sense of humour too and they are very social and love to help you at anytime which I believe everone is looking for that kind of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Al Faisaliah Hotel, A Rosewood Hotel | PO Box 4148, Riyadh 11491, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Riyadh Province  >  Riyadh
  • Phone Number: +966 11 273 2222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 80
  • Cuisine: Brazilian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating

Description

With stunning views overlooking Al Faisaliah's gorgeous landscaped plaza, Il Terrazzo features Brazilian barbeque prepared in accordance to a 300-year-old South American tradition. A variety of succulent meats are seasoned and slow-roasted to perfection over an open fire, a fresh salad bar, an appetizer buffet and a lavish dessert buffet. IL Terrazzo is certainly the venue for an exceptional meal for both visitors to Saudi Arabia and residents of Riyadh alike.

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?