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202 Sul, bloco A - loja 34, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
(61) 3224-9408
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Ranked #125 of 4,393 Restaurants in Brasilia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 4:00 am
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: International
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Brasilia, DF
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

There are restaurants that have the ability, charm and competence to make you really feel at home; Piantella is like this. The mix of tradition, hospitality and very good food makes me think of this restaurant as a place to go again and again, and again. A superb wine menu, unforgetable dishes like Steak Moscovita, Fetuccini with Large Srimps or... More 

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Brasilia, DF
Top Contributor
160 reviews 160 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

This is probably the most traditional restaurant in Brasilia, favored by politicians. Service is really good, but the food is not good enough for what they charge. Been there three times, and all of them was disappointed with what they served. It is an ok place for business lunches, because of the good location and all, but that's it.

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Miami, Florida
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63 reviews 63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013 via mobile

This was recommended as a traditional place. Yes, we did see a table with politicians but in Brasilia that's quite common. The food was good, the drinks were yummy too, not sure if its worth the high price but in Brazil good food is always overpriced!

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Brasilia, DF
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

Nice food. Be careful with the maitre off the menu suggestions. They are priced above the menu options.

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Sao Paulo
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131 reviews 131 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

Apart from always seeing some politician having lunch here, they serve a very pleasant cuisine at Piantella, as they have been doing for years now. Very expensive, but Brazil seems to have lost common sense when it comes to prices... They will get back to real life someday.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2012

Expensive but worth it! Quite exclusive. Compares to the best restaurants in Europe. Definitely 5 stars!

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Brazil
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Piantella became famous in town because of the usual presence of politicians in there. But that is not the only reason for that fame: food is really good, staff is very kind, formal, educated, gentle, and the environment is very pleasant to stay. They also have a great selection of wine.

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BRASILIA
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211 reviews 211 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Piantella has been around forever. It is a favourite watering hole for politicians, journalists, diplomats etc, especially at lunchtime.The food is good, but in my view not spectacular. The wine list is supposed to be fantastic. Prices are quite high. Frankly, it is more a place for the above-mentioned well-heeled crowd than for tourists staying in Brasilia for a day... More 

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

Beautiful restaurant and excellent food. Place full of politicians.

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Additional Information about Piantella

Address: 202 Sul, bloco A - loja 34, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
Phone Number: (61) 3224-9408
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  Federal District (DF)  >  Brasilia
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 am
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisine: International

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