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Boizao Steakhouse

4606 Boy Scout Blvd., Tampa, FL 33607
(813) 286-7100
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Ranked #276 of 1,963 restaurants in Tampa
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Brazilian, Steakhouse
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: N Westshore Blvd.
Description: Bringing the authenticity and traditional Brazilian style to Tampa Bay diners for 4 years, Boizao Steakhouse provides the ultimate dining experience with a variety of 18 prime cuts of meat grilled to perfection and served by the gaucho chefs. The extraordinary salad bar features 50 items as well as delicious side dishes with the favorite “pao de queijo” (warm cheese bread). A sweet treat for every taste: fine selection of desserts traditional to Brazil and local favorites, served “a la carte”. You can’t miss Boizao’s signature The “Caipirinha” and the special liquor after dinner. Extensive wine collection and full bar.
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English first
London
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52 reviews 52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Just the most perfect meal one could wish to have. First class food, service and salad buffet. Steaks, pork, chicken, ribs, all carved onto your plate with excellent precision. Great for large parties and business dinners!

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Spring Hill, Florida
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54 reviews 54 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We spent close to $300 on a bottle of wine and dinner for 4. The salad bar was ok, but seemed to be empty quite often. The meat was good but not all its cracked up to be. I don't think we'll be back

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Tampa, Florida
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

This once popular Brazilian-style restaurant sits dark and empty. On August 23, 2013, and with little fanfare, Boizao closed its doors. The phone at the restaurant has been disconnected and the company's website has been removed from the Internet. The signature open fire pit, for now, has cooked its last meal. A banner that used to advertise specials sits crumpled... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

15 types of meats grilled to perfection. Amazing salad bar, freshest veggies and cheeses. Nice atmosphere, extermely helpful waiters, exceptional value for the money. Only wish there was one closer to the Carolinas.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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47 reviews 47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Another over rated, over priced restaurant. We received a coupon for $20 off per person for Friday or Saturday nights. We arrived early and headed to the bar. I ordered a glass of Sabatini wine $13 a glass! Bartender stated it would be cheaper to buy a bottle of wine that cost $48 and now it would be $24. The... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

Visited the restaurant with some friends on a Saturday night! The good: restaurant is very nice, the meat selection is about as the same as the other restaurants of this kind, the service was good. The not so good: We used a coupon that was available and when we were getting ready to pay, we found out that they added... More

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Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

Food is so so, not worth the money despite being "all you can eat". Service was bad and they added 18% to the check anyway. Tried it since we enjoy Texas de Brazil and have never been here. Will not go back.

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Tampa, Fl
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
161 helpful votes 161 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We have dined here several times, and found it rushed and frantic. Never time to enjoy the food with constant interruptions! This time we went on a Tuesday night and it wasn't as crowded..so we weren't pushed, nice as we had time to enjoy our birthday celebration. Salad bar not marked..so you have to search and it seemed limited with... More

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Tampa, Florida
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2013

I rec'd an email fot the 50% off special 7/21. Decided to visit Boizao for the first time. We were seated promptly & the eating began. I give the salad bar a 6 out of 10. NOTHING was marked. The mashed potatoes & plantains arrived & they were excellent. I turned my meat coin to green & the meat was... More

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Tampa, FL
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013

Boizao is indeed more than a steakhouse; it is truly a dining experience like no other…just like the logo says. My wife and I dined here on a Monday evening with reservations for seven o’clock. When we arrived, there were perhaps a dozen or so other patrons. In the interest of full disclosure, we were dining here because my wife,... More

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