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Ze da Picanha

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Brazilian, South American, Pizza
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Bulevard Canal, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
22-2643-4277
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great restaurant at locals' price

loved this restaurant. we stopped here only because it was the busiest of the all lot of restaurants in the same road. we got bahia's cooked prawns and we loved it. portions were big. we later realized that thehouse specialty is steak (or picanha how they call it), as we saw almost everyone... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 29, 2012
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Rome, Italy
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

You must visit this restaurant. Located in Cabo Frio´s boulevard with a beautiful view of the canal, it offers big portion of good and tasty food. Specialized in Brazilian seafood and steaks.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

The service was terrible. Our food took forever to come out. The food was ok nothing special. Nice atmosphere.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013 via mobile

We normally try to spread our restaurant visits on different places for each destination we go but ended up going here both nights. The reason?..great service, really friendly and sincere staff..of course the food remains the main issue here and the food was great!..we had fish dishes, those recommended for 2 persons. Though it would remind you of a soup,... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

This place is (I think) second in the league table of Cabo Frio restaurants as I write this and they deserve the place. The restaurant itself is nice enough, with an internal area and external covered seating by "Portinho" the Cabo Frio canal area. That seems to be where a lot of the restaurants are. The service was good, and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2012

loved this restaurant. we stopped here only because it was the busiest of the all lot of restaurants in the same road. we got bahia's cooked prawns and we loved it. portions were big. we later realized that thehouse specialty is steak (or picanha how they call it), as we saw almost everyone ordering it. From the look and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Bulevard Canal, Cabo Frio, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Cabo Frio
  • Phone Number: 22-2643-4277

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian, South American, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?