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Rua Sergipe 811, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
(31) 3261 5930
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Today
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Buffet, Reservations

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  • 64
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  • 77
    Very good
  • 46
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great local food

We went with our group and had great time. The buffet was very good. Loved the desserts. When visiting Minas Gerais, you will want to try the local cuisine at its best. The food in Minas Gerais is great.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 13, 2013
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Bloomington, Indiana
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Maturin, Venezuela
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This is a typical "mineira" food place. We spent almost 3 hours at this place and attention was great. Luciano (Head waiter) treated us like royalty.

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Lodi, Italy
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24 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This restaurant is famous in Bh but i have some doubt. They start with bringing you a sausage which will be destroy your stomach. Then all the food is a buffet, like all you can eat, so if you are hungry you could be satisfied...but if you search quality it is not the best option. Even the dessert have no... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

If you are looking for "mineairo cuisine" this is the place. The buffet is offered at fixed price and the choice of food is really great. It is tasty, full of flavor, typical local dishes. The selection of sweets is also greta. Wine would go with this food, but this is problem everywhere in Brazil, either not good list, either... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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175 reviews 175 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We went with our group and had great time. The buffet was very good. Loved the desserts. When visiting Minas Gerais, you will want to try the local cuisine at its best. The food in Minas Gerais is great.

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Suisse
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71 reviews 71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

This is a down to earth restaurant which doesn't pretend to offer fine dining. The food is good home cooking from the region of Minas Gerais - a style which is heavy and solid (so not to everyone's taste) and full of flavour. The choice of wine is very limited but it goes well with the food. Don't eat a... More 

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Barueri, SP
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182 reviews 182 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2012

The Minas Gerais cuisine is famous in Brazil for its taste, tradition, ways of cooking chicken and pork, beans plates that are celestial and regional sweets that everybody adores. Dona Lucinha has always a place where you could taste the best of it. With two addresses in Belo Horizonte and one in São Paulo, it would show the guest the... More 

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New York City, New York
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

I just love to go back to this place. Great selection of "Mineira Kitchen". You will fall in love with "Tutu de Feijao com Linguica". Service could be better.

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Porto Alegre, RS
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142 reviews 142 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

Very good restaurant. It's a buffet with all sorts of regional food (galinha caipira, frango ao molho pardo, feijoada, pão de queijo, feijão tropeiro, linguiça, canjiquinha, just to nem a few) with reasonable price. The "feijoada" was amazing. It's simple, bur tasty. No frills. Deserts were included and the cocada (coconut sweet) was delicious. Service was very good. The restaurant... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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40 reviews 40 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

This was the first restaurant in Belo Horizonte to offer the real typical food of Minas Gerais. The two exisying restauants in Belo Horizonte are great. I once went to Dona Lucinha in Sao Paulo but it do not equal the ones in Belo Hoprizonte.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2012

Food was just OK (warm and flat), worse than other "comida mineira" restaurants in Belo Horizonte or even in Sao Paulo. Service was nice, though. At about 40 USD per person, there are better options. Unfortunately, it seems that the glorious days that gained fame to this restaurant are gone. Not recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Sergipe 811, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Belo Horizonte
  • Phone Number: (31) 3261 5930

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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