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Xique Xique

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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Ranked #57 of 4,236 restaurants in Brasilia
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Brazilian
Dining options: Delivery
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Dining options: Delivery
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83% Recommend
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English first
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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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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135 reviews 135 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 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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77 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 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
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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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 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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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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30 reviews 30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 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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78 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 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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