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Pinga Fogo

Avenida Engenheiro Roberto Freire, 8956 | Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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Ranked #30 of 1,779 restaurants in Natal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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London
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Rather bland food, average sushi. I expected something better since every time I passed by the place it was crowded but regret to say i was disappointed.

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Natal, RN
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42 reviews 42 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

This self service is one of the better ones i have tried and it is reasonably priced but still a little pricey for my liking. It 52 reals for 1 kilo of food which is roughly 26 USD. Granted I did not get a kilo of food, more life hal but for that is a lot but I am getting... More

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Madrid, Spain
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Nice sushi and nice meat. Not very fancy place, but good food and good price. Also pasta is not bad. Natural Juices are also a good idea. Be careful with the Ice. So long I had no problem, but never know!

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Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

Great sushi-island! The service is quick, though a little shy. A good filled sushi is about 25 reais. Also the gril; and pasta is and other stuff is worth trying. Due to the sushi bar they have to keep the temperature low in the restaurant and sometimes it feels very cold, but some of this good food, and you do... More

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Pinga fogo is an excellent Pay-by-weight restaurant in Ponta Negra, Natal. With one regular and one sushi bar, you can choose amongst a variety of dishes. The sushi is good, the service is excellent quick and polite! Well worth a visit. A well filled plate of sushi costs you between 25 & 30 Reals. (61,90 per kilo)

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Natal, RN
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71 reviews 71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

Great place for a quick lunch!! No Frills !! Eat and Go. Packed lunch,dinner and weekends too. Reason is its the only reasonable place to lunch at !! Before they'ed opened there was no where to have a good lunch. Its not the best but good enough, the food quality is good, lots of choices from the grill, pasta ,... More

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Rio de Janeiro
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96 reviews 96 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Locals love this restaurant and you can find many families eating there. The restaurant is a self-service with local and japanese food. It is a place where you can feel how the Natal's people really behave for daily meal. There you can have a good meal at a very reasonable price. A value for money!

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Recife, Brazil
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78 reviews 78 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2011

you pay by the weight of your plate. Always varying options of meat, salads and seafood. Very reasonably priced and good japanese food. Busy both for lunch and in the evening.

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Lisbon, Portugal
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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011

Ate there 2x and 2nd time was really ill, and so were my friends. Went back and told them but wasted trip as not interested nor did they say sorry

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Sao Jose Do Rio Preto, SP
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

This restaurante has several options of food per kilo but my husband and I loved the fresh japanese food (sashimi, sushi, temaki, ceviche, etc). The price is good considering the quality of the food. We recommed!

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