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Faz De Conta

Avenida Toronto, 1465 | Jardim Canada, Nova Lima, State of Minas Gerais 34000-000, Brazil
+55 31 3541-8959
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Ranked #1 of 287 Restaurants in Nova Lima
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $28
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Brazilian
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Description: Restaurante Faz de Conta - Do interior, o sossego, a hospitalidade, o bate-papo em uma roda de amigos. Da cidade grande, as coisas novas, a agilidade, o profissionalismo. De todos os cantos de Minas, o que Minas tem de melhor: as delicias de sua cozinha. No Faz de Conta e assim, desde 1992 o melhor de Minas, para voce desfrutar de momentos inesqueciveis com os seus familiares e amigos em um ambiente aconchegante e descontraido.
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Perth, Australia
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37 reviews 37 reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

This was a great place to experience a Minas Gerais ranch meal! This was buffet which, of course, features a lot of meat, but compared to a full-on Brazilian BBQ, this one wasn't all about meat, it was also about the wood-fire buffet and the very interesting Brazilian clay-pot cooked food. There were 2 or so buffet tables which featured... More 

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Chappaqua, New York
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120 reviews 120 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I ate lunch at this place twice during a recent trip. Both meals I hosted with large groups of business people. The restaurant is set up as a series of buffets each with a unique focus. The meat section was plentiful and echo dish was prepared beautifully. There are also excellent fish and vegetable dishes and a plentiful salad bar.... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

For somebody who loves experiencing local food everywhere, this was one of the most authentic experiences I ever had! You not only find loads of amazing dishes to choose from at the buffet, but the waiters also pass by with all kinds of gorgeous delights! I just wanted to try everything!! Also they are happy to tell you what is... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Great outdoor atmosphere in the typical Minas fashion. Tons of hot pots made out of rocks, filled with never ending food. A great family place since it has a huge playground for the kiddos.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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94 reviews 94 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013

good restaurant that you can eat a lot , the place is so amazing. It has kid´s space, recreation and so much fun... the food is delicious and well done. The sweets are fantastic, you have many options and a good quality. The price is good, because you can eat so much and pay fixed price. It is not in... More 

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

It's a good restaurant of "comida mineira". You can eat how much you desire for a fixed price. There a lot of options of plates and finger foods. The desserts buffet is also well served. The better thing is you won't be surprised about the check.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Great restaurant! Don't eat breakfast before going there! The food is amazing for those who want to go local. It's far from city centre, but it's really worth a visit. You eat for hours, so bring friends and make it an experiment.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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45 reviews 45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2012 via mobile

Regular price for all you can eat restaurant. Regular food. Loud and crowded. It's a fixed price doesn't matter how much you eat. After all its same price of better restaurants around. There is a big playground for kids, thought.

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Additional Information about Faz De Conta

Address: Avenida Toronto, 1465 | Jardim Canada, Nova Lima, State of Minas Gerais 34000-000, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 31 3541-8959
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Nova Lima
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 28
Cuisine: Brazilian

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