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Spettus Steak House

Rua Agamenon Magalhaes n0 2132 Derby, Recife, State of Pernambuco, Brazil
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Ranked #7 of 3,672 Restaurants in Recife
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Brazilian
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: If you ever find yourself in Recife and want to go to an all-you-can-eat restaurant, I recommend to you one called Spettus. There you can find an excellent service and a variety of food in a reasonable price. When you get there you’ll be well received and the waiter will nicely ask you if you know how their service system works, if you don’t, they’ll explain as nicely as they’ve received you. Whatever the option that you choose I guarantee that’ll be tasty. You should start with a healthy salad after that you can get some seafood like shrimp in garlic and oil or a codfish dish. If you really like meat, you should try the various barbecued meats and finally try a delicious dessert.
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English first
Recife, PE
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

It is a meat restaurant, but the sea food are fantastic. There are great salads at the buffet. The waiters are sympathic. The deserts are great. Recomend.

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Terrebonne, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

We were a group of over 200 people and this restaurant offered great food and timely service. Steak cut and served right at the table, buffet including see food, sushi, salads... caipirinhas were excellent!

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

We were fortunate enough to dine in this Restaurant to celebrate our Son's Marriage.We were hosted by the Bride's Father. The food was first class and the service impecable. The ciusine was typically Brazilian with Sushi as an option. Wev were in a private section of the Restaurant, a total of 35 or so. The Pianist in the Restaurant was... More

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Barendrecht, The Netherlands
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

There are two Spettus restaurants in Recife... Be sure to reserve a table at Boa Viagem since the meat used here is much, much better than at Derby. It is more expensive at Boa Viagem (location and quality of meat) but still a solid place to have a nice dinner with friends! Try the sushi and sashimi since also the... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Simply excellent. All you can eat concept, with a great buffet for starters (including lobsters) ans the meat that you will be offered was fantastic. After eating once, we did not do have any experiments but ate there every time we had a chance.

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Recife, PE
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

I am lucky enough to live a couple of blocks from this restaurant so i have been there quite a few times. It's possibly the finest churrascaria in all of Brazil. They not only have an extensive variety of meat cuts (from pig to angus) but also a great deal of seafood that you won't find in restaurants alike. Service... More

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Vinhedo, SP
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41 reviews 41 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

The customer service and the team are always worried about your well-being. It is great on all details. The restaurant is expensive but this worth each penny.

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Recife, PE
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58 reviews 58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Great selection of steaks, seafood and salad. All you can eat style, with excellent service. Brazilian style barbecue, specially made picanha, great grilled lobster. It's worth the price.

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Richmond, Virginia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Visited this restaurant during my visit to Recife for the 2014 World Cup. I cannot heap enough praise on this place. From the second I sat down to the time we left, it felt like we were treated like royalty. Every cut of meat brought was cooked to perfection and would rival the quality of any steakhouse I've been to.... More

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California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

You may not find the same selection of different meat cuts here, but the seafood offering certainly beats the one of the Fogo de Chao chain. This place is a must if you are new to a Brazilian steak house or churrascaria.

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