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Rua Barao da Torre, 218 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411000, Brazil
02132029158
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Ranked #455 of 8,630 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

been here 4 or 5 times exellant food and service will be returning in nov of this year the views overlook sugar loaf mountain

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Excellent service. Typical setup with a fixed price for meat and salads. Meats brought to the table but slightly different here in that you have a disk coloured red one side and green the other indicating whether, or not, you wanted more. You have to pace yourself or you risk protein overload.

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Chula Vista, California
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53 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Was better in the past. As this is a buffet, be careful the day you go, the busier the day and the earlier you go the better. I have been on a very busy day and it was excellent. I went on a slow day and it was so so at best. Mixed bag status, service was so so both... More

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Ankara, Turkey
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

It was really great experience. Ambiance of the restaurant was not nice. There was open buffet sushi and salade. In my opinion if you come to Porcao for churrascaria, do not eat them. Because you need so much space in your stomach. Just focus on the meats. They have so many kinds of meat. Quality and cook of the meat... More

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Pelham, New Hampshire, United States
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27 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Not a very fancy place, white tableclothes, lots of tables and meat everywhere. Been to Brazilian Steakhouses in the states but this felt more traditional and real. Of course, when in Rome... So, I untied the tie, loosened the belt and enjoyed the feast. All inclusive was good price and the salad and sushi bar were great start. Of course... More

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Spicewood, Texas
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47 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Three of us had a late lunch on 9/28. Impeccable service!! Wait staff seemed to read our thoughts. Salad, cheese, bread and fish buffet has a wide selection of excellent choices. All were very tasty and well prepared. Than the variety of meat started. About half way through one selection and another was offered, then another, than another. Just had... More

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Santiago, Chile
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30 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I went to a place like this in Buenos Aries but was very unimpressed so my expectations were not so high for this place. But I was very pleasant surprises. The salad bar had a lot of good options, they also had a sushi section. The waiters are at your table every few minutes with a new choice. Wow. I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Do not go here solo and are female. The food was pretty good, but considering I was alone and it was a bit before the dinner rush hour, the waiters (all male) wouldn't stop starring at me while eating. Quite the uncomfortable experience and ruined my dinner. I dashed out of there as quickly as I could. I am sure... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Brilliant Churrasco style restaurant in Rio. Nice self service buffet, but more importantly if you like red meat or meat in general this is a great place to experience the Brazilian style of bbq. Beautifully cooked meat brought to your table and sliced thinly... ranging from Picanha to chateau briand.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

If you like pork, if you like cow.... visit Porcao. The home of Brazilian churrasco style (barbecue) dining. Epic portions, beautifully cooked meat of every description delivered to your table on skewers, with a giant salad bar containing every side dish under the sun. In case you weren't full enough. Pricey, but great value if you're hungry. And the staff... More

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Additional Information about Porcao Ipanema

Address: Rua Barao da Torre, 218 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411000, Brazil
Phone Number: 02132029158
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: Barbecue, South American, Steakhouse

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