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Xique Xique

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Cls 107, Bloco E, Loja 2 - Asa Sul | Sclrn 708, Bloco E Loja 45 - Asa Norte, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
+55 32445797
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Delivery
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Visitor rating
  • 108
    Excellent
  • 154
    Very good
  • 42
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Lunch with my best friend

I went to Xique Xique for a lunch with my friends. This restaurant was recommended by them as they live in Brasilia, the food was amazing and I tried a Brazilian red wine it was amazing :) thank you for the great food!!!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 8, 2013
Angel_london27
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315 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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18 reviews 18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

I went to Xique Xique for a lunch with my friends. This restaurant was recommended by them as they live in Brasilia, the food was amazing and I tried a Brazilian red wine it was amazing :) thank you for the great food!!!!

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Brasília
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2012

The food is a little expensive, last time I was there it was about R$65 but everything is delicious, specially the paçoca and the carne de sol with butter.

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BRAZIL
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178 reviews 178 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2012

Considering Brasília was built by NE people, it's hard to believe this is the best Carne de Sol in town. It's a plain restaurant with fair plates to share. Carne de Sol plate costs 62 reais and serves up to 5 adults. Maybe you will need a portion of extra rice or beans... I tasted both cut and one piece... More 

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BRASILIA
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211 reviews 211 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

This place has been around for years. There are two of them in Brasilia. The one in CLS 107 (which I know well) is a hive of gluttonous activity, especially at weekends. People shouting orders, waiters bustling around with trays heaving with carne de sol, chopinhos etc. You really have to like this kind of meat (rather dry but with... More 

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Brasilia, DF
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2012

This is a good place to go with family or friends. The food is delicious (comida nordestina), and the price is also good.

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Brasília, DF, Brazil
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2011

Sometimes we take out the meat with beansand manioc. Good food at a good price.

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Brasiilia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2011

good food from Brazilian Northeast. If you go there, stay on the basic: the traditional carne de sol com macaxeira: it is enough for 2 people.

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Brasilia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2011

Xique-xique was once one of the good places to taste nordestina food in Brasilia. Unfortunately, the most important issue in a place like this - meat ("carne de sol", or sun dried beef) - lost its way. Hard, overcooked and oversalted is how the beef comes nowadays. The side dishes, especially the "aipim cozido", remain ok, but, as the name... More 

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98 reviews 98 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2011

Every time we visit Brasilia, we come here with family. Great service, great food!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cls 107, Bloco E, Loja 2 - Asa Sul | Sclrn 708, Bloco E Loja 45 - Asa Norte, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  Federal District (DF)  >  Brasilia
  • Phone Number: +55 32445797

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?