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Paulista Grill

cnr San Martine & Mariscal Lopez, Asuncion, Paraguay
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Ranked #12 of 171 restaurants in Asuncion
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
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Lima, Peru
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70 reviews 70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Centrally located in the city, paulista grill had the typical large selection of grilled meats and sausages, with a gigantic salad bar with hot fish dishes and stews, sushi and cold salad items and a large dessert bar. The meat is served tableside and the salad bar and desserts are buffet. The food was excellent and there is a large... More

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Verbier, Switzerland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

A huge and noisy place but with ambiance and good service, quality and wonderful buffet (all you can ear) as well as meat as much as you can eat served on skewers at your table. We enjoy the place mainly for Sunday lunches. Great place also for families to bring kids

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Lakewood, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

I don't eat a lot of meat these days so the Paulista Grill was not a restaurant I would have chosen myself but I went with a large group of people and was happy with the discovery. The buffet was incredible...lots of tasty salads, vegetables, fish, chicken, "make it your way" pasta and sauces. The beef kept coming to our... More

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Asuncion, Paraguay
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628 reviews 628 reviews
472 restaurant reviews
1,005 helpful votes 1,005 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

The formula is easy and cheap, and for little less than 15 dollars you get a free go to the meat and the self service of salads, feijoada and whatelse. Fact is, nothing of what is on offer is really good or well prepared... it's just that they seem to bet more on quantity - and you'll get aplenty -... More

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Miami, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Ample variety of side dishes and salads to complement a great rodizio style of beef, lamb and pork cuts......great "churrasco" and wine selection, even the dessert station has great choices. Simple decoration with great service. Must try the "Sopa Paraguaya" which is a mix of corn bread and a muffin.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

The best meat and variety in Asuncion, dont even bother to try the others. The have good quality meat, a wide variety of salads and sides and good desserts.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

This is a Churaskeria type restaurant which means that its a grill buffet. You go to a buffet area to get your carbs (salad, pasta, French-fries...) And then waiters come to your table with fresh grilled meet and cut of pieces for you. this is probably the biggest one in Asuncion the meat is EXELENT and the carb table is... More

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Fox River Grove, IL
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152 reviews 152 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

This restaurant is similar to what is called a Brazilian steakhouse in the U.S. There is a salad and pasta bar with lots of variety and delicious items, but don't fill up too much because the main attraction is the meat. Servers come around with a variety of meats - chicken, fish, ribs, and beef - and serve you at... More

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S.P.
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19 reviews 19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013 via mobile

I have to agree with some reviewers. It is not exactly a steakhouse, but I can not find another category for a place which the main dish is meat. As some Brazilian-styled barbecue, you have the "rotation" system (called "rodizio") where the meat rotates through the hall and is served at the tables. You can pick whatever you want and... More

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Iowa
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117 reviews 117 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Firstly I would Paulista not call a Steakhouse, it is a Rodisia where meat is on large skewers brought to your table and pieces cut of for you. The quality of the meat is cheap, there are no good cuts, like Filets available at all. The choice on the buffet is good and the choice on the dessert buffee is... More

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