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Ipanema Brazilian Steakhouse

2023 S Pine Avenue, Ocala, FL 34471
352 622-1741
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Ranked #22 of 365 Restaurants in Ocala
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Brazilian
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: 17th and 441 (Pine Ave)
Description: Ipanema Brazilian Steak House is a Churrascaria in the finest sense of the word. Our twelve authentic cuts and presentations of meat are seasoned with salt and roasted rotisserie-style over mineral coals imported from Brazil, basted continuously by their own natural juices. Served by traditional roving Gauchos, they are complemented by an opulent salad and vegetable bar, delectable desserts and delicious wines, beer, and cocktails.
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Umatilla, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Had my first Ipanema experience yesterday. It was Sunday brunch. The interior is old world elegance at its best, yet still relaxed. Our waitress explained Rodizio which is where you indicate by which side of a disk you leave face up on the table whether or not you would like to try more of the meat dishes that serves come... More

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Ocala,FL
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

Their salad bar is outstanding good eye appeal, fresh, not run-of-the-mill. Choices of several meats Beef, pork, lamb, chicken and sausages. By the way the servers do not bother you. Just turn your card over to red and they stay away. The rotisserie pineapple is sooooo good. They certainly are not over-priced for what you get. However, you must arrive... More

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Spring Hill, Florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We had a really nice time the last visit. We were a party of 6 and had no issues with the service, staff and had a lovely meal. We will return this weekend again and hope to have another memorable dinner

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Ocala, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Food was ehh at best. Service was good if you like being interrupted every few minutes by a person with a large skewer of food which they take slivers off of it for you if you ask. I guess if you like this sort of thing it may be alright, but it wasn't good in my opinion. Way overpriced, mediocre... More

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Ocala, Florida
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We have dined here off and on over the years and also done cocktail hour only here. A great place to go if you have clients to take for a different dining experience. Pricey to go to every week but nice for a company party and even if you go for the salad bar alone, it is worth it. It... More

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Schenectady, NY
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Had a night out with our family for dinner. The food was amazing, staff very courteous and attentive. My son surrendered after eating so much delicious food from the Gauchos. Be sure to visit. We will return again.

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The Villages, Florida
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My husband and I decided to try out Ipanema for our 35th anniversary. It is expensive but wonderful for a special occasion. The food was excellent and obviously plentiful. I have celiac disease and so must eat gluten free. My husband called before we went to discuss this with the host who suggested someone give me a "tour" of the... More

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Ocala, Florida
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

spectacular service and food--meat meat and more meat good salad bar service and area as well with the meal dont' go enough

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Ocala, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We shared a wonderful night out for our 50th Wedding Anniversary at this restaurant, it was lovely! We have been here before and really enjoyed the food and the ambience, so we thought it would be the perfect place to celebrate! The staff is very attentive and the food is exceptional! Thanks for a very memorable night, Fabian and Staff

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014 via mobile

I found this resturant on ta. We are from out of town and were planning on going tubing the next day. It was my husbands birthday and wanted to find a special place in Ocala. And we did we loved everything about this place. Highly recommend. Lots of choices on the salad bar. Can't wait to go back!

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Additional Information about Ipanema Brazilian Steakhouse

Address: 2023 S Pine Avenue, Ocala, FL 34471
Phone Number: 352 622-1741
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Ocala
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Brazilian

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