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Av. Raja Gabaglia, 2671 | Sao Bento, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
+55 31 3293-8787
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Thu 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • 120
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  • 49
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Brazilian Barbecue - a must!

Beautiful newly renovated restaurant. Lovely views and nice ambiance. Great buffet with lots of variety including sushi! The main thing though is the barbecue. You get your accompaniments at the buffet - but servers continue to offer you and endless variety of meat carved right off the spit and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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Chilliwack, Canada
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  • Scenic view
  • Families with children
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Chilliwack, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Beautiful newly renovated restaurant. Lovely views and nice ambiance. Great buffet with lots of variety including sushi! The main thing though is the barbecue. You get your accompaniments at the buffet - but servers continue to offer you and endless variety of meat carved right off the spit and onto your plate at the table. Come hungry and definitely not... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

The lavish salad and vegetable selection could be a meal in itself. Then there is sashimi and sushi which is quite decently prepared. Not the best, but definitely above average and better than other places which are served buffet style. The beef and lamb barbecues are quite extensive. Some cuts such as the Picanha are better suited to the Brazilian... More 

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Santiago, Chile
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Laid back place with Brazilian flavor! Nice evening with friends . The place was full and we enjoyed the meats, from steak to ribs, great Carmenere wine from Chile, try Vinia Veramonte! Easy, relaxed atmosphere . We will be back!

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Faenza, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The best place in Belo to eat meat.. great food and amazing caipirinha.. place is wonderful and the panorama was really great ! Enjoy

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Porcao is good option for have a Brazilian BBQ, but it is not great BBQ restaurant, quite pricey. The buffet is very good. The meats are good but they are better in some of the competitors. Noisy environment and the service needs improve.

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Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is a good but not great BBQ restaurant, quite pricey. The buffet is very good. The meats are good but they are better in some of the competitors. Noisy environment!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

One of the best all you can eat BBQ places in Brazil but it is a little snooty. The clientele are obviously the more privileged of BH, but this is understandable as the prices are high in Brazilian standards. Highly recommend for view, service and food.

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Turin, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Incredible experience. The place is fantastic and service excellent. Fantastic Belo Horizonte view from the terrace. You will have the best meat in your life. All the cuts are fantastic! Try all you can! My favourite was the costela, absolutely fantastic. Not only Beef, also Lamb is excellent. Even dessert are great, Pichigato (I do not know how it is... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Probably the best steakhouse brand in Brazil. The buffet was great and ranged from sushi to very fresh vegetables and greens, and obviously the steak selection was amazing. Bang for the buck, one of the best restaurants in Belo Horizonte!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Porcao is one of the best meat houses in Rio. For some reasons they might think that Belo Horizonte people are tasteless and don't enjoy good food. That's why having tried it several times i verified that the food they serve is not aligned whith Porcao's standards. May be that restaurant is a franchisee not cery much scrutinized by the... More 

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Additional Information about Porcao

Address: Av. Raja Gabaglia, 2671 | Sao Bento, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 31 3293-8787
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Belo Horizonte
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm  6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 29 - 29
Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian, Seafood, Barbecue, South American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Raja Gabaglia, 2671 | Sao Bento, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Belo Horizonte
  • Phone Number: +55 31 3293-8787

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29 - 29
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian, Seafood, Barbecue, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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