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1337 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19107 (City Center East)
215-636-9700
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Ranked #16 of 3,786 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $51 - $51
Hours:
Sun 3:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Brazilian, South American, Steakhouse
Neighborhood: City Center East
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Good for: Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Private Dining
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: S. Juniper Street
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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107 reviews 107 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014 NEW

I ran in here with a friend when when we were looking for a quick place for lunch and wow were we impressed. The salad bar was phenomenal everything and anything imaginable including smoked salmon, tons of fresh veggies, different salads, amazing array of cheeses and cured meats and a few Brazilian side dishes. I had more than enough to... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

Great food and service but obviously pricey. Nice for a once in awhile dinner for the family. Skip lunch so you have more room for the meat!

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West Chester, Pennsylvania
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35 reviews 35 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Tough review because all tho its good the meats are not prime or aged cuts so for the price you can go get a great steak in town, but its more for the experience. Go with your buddys to pig out then sleep cause your not gonna be dancing after you go into a meat comma!!!!

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Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Went with a few friends before Eagles Dallas game. Absolutely awesome. Meat meat meat! All was incredible and salad bar was fresh. Bring your appetite. Great you can try so many variations at one meal.

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New Hope, Pennsylvania
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154 reviews 154 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We come here a lot and it is always good! The salad bar is so fresh and the items are delicious, but don't load up because you have to save room for the meat! The house sirloin is my favorite! Clean and Friendly! Expensive, but worth it. Valet parking is around $20. We will be back...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Went for son's bachelor party request. I agreed with other reviews, awesome, attentive service, wait staff couldn't do enough for the guests. Truly a dining experience that will be talked about by the group at the wedding. You must go hungry and have your head on a swivel for all the selections of beef, chicken and lamb. Don't miss any!... More 

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Shiloh, New Jersey
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

My wife took me to the city for my birthday for a show and dinner. I couldn't have asked for a better end to my day. The food was amazing and plentiful which usually don't go together. The staff was perfect and made sure all our needs were met. This is a must do and not just once a year.

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Painted Post, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

This place is definitely worth going to on special occasions. My wife and I went for our anniversary a couple of years ago and had a blast. The service, the food, and the atmosphere was not disappointing.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We went for Thanksgiving. We had reservations and were immediately seated, one server came over and introduced himself but we were taken care of by no less than 7 different servers excluding the guys with the skewers of meat. Clean plates, drinks, water...they were there. The salad bar is good, the meats were awesome. Much better than me cooking! Moist... More 

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Oconomowoc, Wisconsin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Interesting location in old Navy Yard. Entertained in private room. Food was excellent. Service was excellent.

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Additional Information about Fogo de Chao

Address: 1337 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19107
Phone Number: 215-636-9700
Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
Open Hours:
Sunday 3:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 51 - 51
Cuisine: Brazilian, South American, Steakhouse

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