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All 274 Ouro Preto Restaurants

Bene da Flauta

32, Sao Francisco de Assis Street | Center, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais 35400-000, Brazil
+55 31 3551-1036
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Ranked #8 of 274 Restaurants in Ouro Preto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $38
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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115 reviews 115 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This place is near the Sao Francisco de Assis church and thus near the city center. It makes a great place for lunch after seeing that side of the city. If you go, go to the top floor. You'll have a nice breeze and can see far over the city. The food for the four of us was good, although... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

A pleasant building and well-situated, Bene da Flauta sits alongside the Sao Francisco church in Ouro Preto's centre. The upper storey has a panoramic view of the surrounding baroque architecture, from modest residences to the spectacle of the Igreja de São Francisco de Assis. It's a light and airy setting. A reasonable Brazilian and international menu - French onion soup,... More 

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Brasilia
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86 reviews 86 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Really nice place to eat. Try and get a table on the top floor. It has great views of the city. Good international menu and attentive staff who know how to serve and stay out of the way. Fish was really good and well prepared and cooked. Interesting art on the walls made for pleasant atmosphere. Don't miss out.

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San Francisco, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The view, ambience ,service, location .. and food were great. We did go back the next night 1. because we had enjoyed and 2. yes were tired. almost last days of our two week trip, it was dark, there are cobbled streets. Just didn't have the heart to walk to another spot. But we sat in a different room so... More 

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McLean VA
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143 reviews 143 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We ended up eating here three times, in part because this was one of the few restaurants that was not closed on either Sunday or Monday. We were never disappointed in either the food or the service, and enjoyed it a lot. The restaurant is located in the central area and has great views from some of the tables over... More 

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Toulouse, France
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60 reviews 60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We had read very good ratings. We were really disappointed. The place is pleasant enough but the food was at best average for a high price.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This is one of the best restaurants I've been to. As good as the best French or Belgians. Service was perfect. Wine list, despite short, had ample choices of quality and price. The main course is the king. Quality of beef and lamb they serve is one of the best in Brazil. We had dinner two nights in a row.... More 

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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45 reviews 45 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
130 helpful votes 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Pleasant place with a good localization, near to the central square. The menu has good options, including tipical regional food. Prices are fair. The service is attentive. I consider a very good option for a meal in Ouro Preto, and could rate it as one of the top five restaurants of the town.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We went to Bene da Flauta with the family while visiting Ouro Preto. It was a very enjoyable experience. The food was good, the wine list was extensive, the service was attentive and nice. The price were reasonable for a restaurant of that quality in such a beautiful location. The only negative is that the menu was very traditional, Only... More 

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Pecatu, Bali, Indonesia
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

My friend from Switzerland lives in Ouro Preto and took us to Bene da Flauta for an awesome get together. It was my mother's 64 b-day and she's pretty picky with restaurants. Well, after the great food and drinks, she is all about compliments! Plus, the venue is incredibly decorated. We had a very good experience and highly recommend that... More 

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Additional Information about Bene da Flauta

Address: 32, Sao Francisco de Assis Street | Center, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais 35400-000, Brazil
Phone Number: +55 31 3551-1036
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Ouro Preto
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 18 - 38
Cuisine: International

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