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Fogo de Chao

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SHS Quadra 5, Bloco E, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
(61) 3322-4666
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Local cuisine

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  • 435
    Excellent
  • 269
    Very good
  • 96
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Delicious food and excellent service

Our local hosts took us hear after explaining how great the food was. It was absolutely delicious. Although pricey you get excellent value as you have a great array of salads and sides to chose from Not to mention all the melt in your mouth meats! You get A grade service. The only reason I don't... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
JohnnyBoyTraveller
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Adelaide, Australia
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Adelaide, Australia
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80 reviews 80 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Our local hosts took us hear after explaining how great the food was. It was absolutely delicious. Although pricey you get excellent value as you have a great array of salads and sides to chose from Not to mention all the melt in your mouth meats! You get A grade service. The only reason I don't give it 5 stArs... More 

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Kuching
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Our local hosts took us (foreigners) for an introduction to churrasco. We all find it an interesting way of dining and more importantly the meat was superbly barbequed. The ambiance and setting was excellent, as was the selection of food in the buffet. A good time was had by all.

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10 reviews 10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

You can't find better meat restaurant in Brasilia. Not cheap but you definitely get what you paid for. Good staff and very nice quality meat.

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London, United Kingdom
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73 reviews 73 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

I was saying at the hotel opposite so I couldn't resist the churrasco experience. However, I hit the restaurant just as it opened and so was the only diner. Given that even when it's full the service is attentive and non-stop, you can imagine how my service was. You're given a card - green one side, red on the other.... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

There is such a wide variety of different things in there, that your Head spins! Even meat lovers would probably spend the next day not eating any meat. But the meat is marinated and has many so many spices. Plus if you eat too much of that really good Filet Mignion or Picana, you might end up with a stomach... More 

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

Superb service, great atmosphere, and incredible food. Constant attention with a never ending variation of bbq meats of the highest standard. Wonderful to spend a quick business lunch or a longer social evening with great Brazilian hospitality. My first time and experience and one I look forward to again.

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Detroit, Michigan
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60 reviews 60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The salad bar itself was fantastic. Many choices so that a salad bar alone would be an excellent meal by itself. We had a bottle of red wine and then tasted the many meat choices. The seasoning were perfect and the only downside was I wish I could have eaten more.

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Brasilia, DF
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Fogo the Chão (translating: fire at the ground) will never disappoint you. Meat served at perfection. The staff of all "Fogo de Chão", including those in USA, are carefully selected and trained among people from the Brazilian most famous state for churrasco - Rio Grande do Sul. You will pay around US$ 45.00 per person, buffet included, different kind of... More 

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Evreux, France
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I ate in several churascaria type restaurants in Brasilia and Sao Paulo. This was the best. The food was excellent, the service equally so. The wine cellar looked wonderful (unfortunately, no chance to sample it...) and even the beer menu had a huge choice of European and Brazilian beers (which are the equal of the Euro beers). It is expensive,... More 

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Basel
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

A good and traditional restaurant. Typical service with different cuts of meat and sausage. A nice starter buffet. Not cheap, though.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: SHS Quadra 5, Bloco E, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  Federal District (DF)  >  Brasilia
  • Phone Number: (61) 3322-4666

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?