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Restaurant Casa Do Ouvidor

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Rua Direita 42, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais 35400-000, Brazil
(031) 3551 2141
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 166
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  • 188
    Very good
  • 71
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  • 15
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  • 9
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch

Classic Brazilian food! Cold beer! Very fresh ingredients! Great location in the center of town, very clean. Supposedly the best in town. We enjoyed it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Classic Brazilian food! Cold beer! Very fresh ingredients! Great location in the center of town, very clean. Supposedly the best in town. We enjoyed it.

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Southern Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

This is an upscale restaurant for Brazilan standards with not so upscale prices. It is situated on tne first floor of a building; therefore you have to look for a single door which leads to a staircase. The waiters are attentive and courteous. The menu covers all (domestic) tastes. We had a window table but the view is very limited... More 

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Arapiraca, AL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Nice place, you can choose brazilian typical food of the Minas Gerais and other options. It is cheaper a dish for 2, than either one choose a dish. It is in the Historic Centre, near from Tiradentes square.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We came here for a late lunch after sightseeing all day, and it was great. The restaurant is big and beautiful, set on the top floor of one of the old colonial street-front houses. The menu is traditional Minas style food - meat, rice, beans - and was delicious. I can understand, however, how western taste might find it salty... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The glowing reviews here are not justified. We ate in an nearly empty restaurant on a Saturday night (when other places were filled with locals) and were served salty, tasteless food with indifferent service. I was tempted to give it only one star but no one came down with food poisoning (which we had feared after we finished the meal).... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I've been to this restaurant over 15 years ago and they are still marvelous! If you want to try the local cuisine on its original form, this is the place to go!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Food is excellent but be prepared to go feeling very hungry. Sensibly they offer dishes for one or two people but four of us could have eaten the local equivalent of Coq au Vin, which was delicious. It was served with rice, green cabbage and mashed corn which I had never had but would again. To start we had Caldo... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

A good, traditional Minas meal. Simple, generous portions, good service. Nice salad, and overall good quality.

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal in this restaurant. Service was excellent, the lighting was perfect and the views from the balcony were fab. The food was good quality, we ate chicken and salad. The portions were huge. He salad starter could have served two as the main! Come hungry!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Went to this restaurant with a friend and really enjoyed it! As we were not sure about the size of the dishes, we've picked "feijao Tropeiro" for just one person and we almost couldn't eat the whole dish together, they serve quite huge dishes, therefore, if you are not that hungry you can easily share a dish with someone else.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua Direita 42, Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais 35400-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Ouro Preto
  • Phone Number: (031) 3551 2141

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?