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38/2 Moo 3, Tambon Bo Phut., Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320 , Thailand
+66 77 231 5603
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6:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night
Description: DINNER AND SHOW! Samui’s first and only “Churrascaria” Brazilian BBQ...
DINNER AND SHOW! Samui’s first and only “Churrascaria” Brazilian BBQ. Plentiful and deliciously satisfying. The cuisine of Brazil with all of its sun-washed and pulsing flavours and Brazilian house music entertainment and INTERNATIONAL SAMBA DANCER SHOWS nightly, our professional dancers are direct from Brazil! You can see about 17 different kinds of meat revolving on spits in the show kitchen, Then it’s fun time, as the waiters are “Passador” and they continually circulate around the restaurant, carving directly to your plate. How do they know who wants topping up? That’s easy too. All diners have a roulette-style disc, green on one side, red on the other. Place the green side up, and the passadors will be straight over. Show the red side and you’ll be left alone, until you turn it back to green of course! It’s not just meat that comes around, there’s fish & seafood too. And sauces, and fresh baked bread. You’ll have to get up for your salad, but you’ll certainly feel it worth the effort when you see the incredible 63 items salad bar in front of you!ZICO’S RESTAURANT (Service hours: 18.00 – 23.00 hrs.)•Seating capacity : 130 seats (92 indoor, 38 outdoor)•Three Samba Shows : Tuesday – Sunday•Live Music : Every MondayZICO’S BAR (Service hours: 18.00 – 01.00 hrs.)•Seating capacity : 105 seats (60 indoor, 45 outdoor)
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups
Special occasions

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  • 91
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  • 62
    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 14
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Food top notch

If your in chaweng and are hungry go to zico's loads of different meats and loads on salad bar deffo worth a visit also has brazilian dancers while you eat!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 13, 2015
Andy2688
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London
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

If your in chaweng and are hungry go to zico's loads of different meats and loads on salad bar deffo worth a visit also has brazilian dancers while you eat!

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Andy2688, Thanks for the great review…yummy barbecue, giant salad bar and Brazilian dancers…what more could you want? Come see us again soon! Regards, Joe More 

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 via mobile

The ambient and the service are graet, all the side dishes are good but when we start to talk about the meat there is many place for impovements... the "picanha" is not really picanha.. the salmon was noce, the chicken heart was not good taste... anyway there is room for improvement

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Andre, Welcome to the Trip Advisor community and thank you for taking the time to review your Zico’s experience. We’re pleased that you enjoyed the atmosphere, service and salmon, of course. Your appraisal on the taste of the meat is a little perplexing. Perhaps we can clarify a point or two for fellow Trip Advisor readers…. Zico’s offers meats,... More 

Kastrup, Denmark
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

The staff welcomes you and they are just so sweet, so serviceminded and you feel so welcome! The food is just amazing. They serve a excellent buffet, with everything you desire, and then there is the meat. Beef, shrimp, chicken, pork, fish. I recommend everyone to come to Zico's. No thaifood, but thats okay!

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Kiblo, Greetings to VietNam! Thank you taking the time to review your experience at Zico’s. The kind words for our staff are much appreciated. We posted your review for the whole team to see. It’s true that Zico’s doesn't have Thai food, but we serve almost everything else! Speaking of which, we’re hoping that you’ll consider a return visit... More 

1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Me and my partner had just now the best last dinner to Zico's restaurant. Although our mood was a little sad because we return back to reality tomorrow (back to our country), we left with the best mood we could have. A friend of ours recommended this restaurant and he was absolutely right. We were betrayed like kings. The service... More 

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Eirini, Greetings to our new friends from Greece! Thank you for writing such a gracious and encouraging review. We understand that you felt a bit sad to be leaving (and ending your holidays) but we’re glad you chose to visit Zico's and left Samui happy. We shared your comments right way with the Zico’s team. We all hope you’ll... More 

Wellington, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Make sure you are very very hungry before arriving to Zico's as there is so much food during the whole evening. The meat continuously come out from the grill area, however three is such a big selection on the salad buffet as well as the hot food buffet and desserts. Well presented. The entertainment with the girls dancing was lovely... More 

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Janet M., Thank you for sharing your review of Zico’s. We’re delighted that you made a return visit and enjoyed both the food and entertainment. The sword fighting that you refer to was our Brazilian entertainers demonstrating the Brazilian martial art of Capoeira (with machetes!) So far we haven’t been able to replace those gentlemen, but we’re always looking... More 

Chaweng, Thailand
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Having had many poor meals and suffered some appalling service on Koh Samui, it was a delight to have dined at Zico's. The buffet food was fresh with a lot of variety both hot and cold plus soup, desserts and a delicious variety of BBQ meats that just kept coming, delivered to the table. The girls danced, sang and smiled,... More 

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Journeyman_Asia, Thank you for the great review and recommendation for Zico’s. The special mention of Kratai is much appreciated. She found that most encouraging. As a Chaweng resident we hope to welcome you back to soon! Regards, Joe Clasby Quality Manager Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui More 

San Diego, California
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

If you like to ear meat and seafood while enjoying a Brazilian dance show, this place is for you. The staff walks around with a selection of fresh, hot braised duck, chicken, beef, salmon shrimps and a few other items. They shave off a slice direct to your plate. There's also a salad bar with many choices. The shows are... More 

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Modern Vagabound, Greetings to the great seaside city of San Diego! Thanks for the great feedback on your experience at Zico's. We believe that you deserve a great evening after such a long journey so we're glad you enjoyed yourself. Come on back if you return to Samui. Best regards, Joe More 

Auckland Region, New Zealand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Having dined at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar on a previous vacation a few years ago, we were pleased to see the restaurant was still there. A fun festive amostsphere topped only by the delicious food. The service was friendly and welcoming - we had a fantastic night and will return again next trip

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Yeti99_10, Thank you for sharing your review for Zico's. We're so happy that you chose to visit us for a second time and we look forward to welcoming you again next time you're in the neighborhood. Kind Regards, Joe More 

Trondheim
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

I love Brazilian churrasco restaurants and always visit them if there are someone available where I travel. Zico's has an average standard on the food they serve. Combined with a pretty high price, I didn't enjoy this place so good. However, they had nice music and they make the best Caipirinha in Koh Samui !! :)

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Paal_Kri, Thank you for sharing your review. We love hearing from churrasco fans. We’re glad to hear you enjoyed the music and Caipirinhas. Best, Joe Clasby Quality Manager Centara Grand Beach Resort Samui More 

Tongson bay, koh- Samui ,Thailand
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

went to Zicos for a businesses dinner party and probably wont return , the music was so loud you couldn't converse around the table it was great when the music stopped red meat was hard to come by [and for kosher guests, who dont eat seafood or pork]] not much else avaliable apart from salads we had to actually ask... More 

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Joe C, Quality Manager at Zico's Brazilian Grill and Bar, responded to this review

Dear Samuitongson, Thank you for reviewing your recent experience at Zico's. We see that you're quite a prolific reviewer, particularly for the Chaweng area so we do appreciate that you shared your thoughts after visiting Zico's. Your suggestions on areas we could improve are well received. We hope that as a Samui resident you will give us another try in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 38/2 Moo 3, Tambon Bo Phut., Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320 , Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Surat Thani Province  >  Ko Samui  >  Bophut  >  Chaweng
  • Phone Number: +66 77 231 5603

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 31
  • Cuisine: Brazilian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions

Description

DINNER AND SHOW! Samui’s first and only “Churrascaria” Brazilian BBQ. Plentiful and deliciously satisfying. The cuisine of Brazil with all of its sun-washed and pulsing flavours and Brazilian house music entertainment and INTERNATIONAL SAMBA DANCER SHOWS nightly, our professional dancers are direct from Brazil! You can see about 17 different kinds of meat revolving on spits in the show kitchen, Then it’s fun time, as the waiters are “Passador” and they continually circulate around the restaurant, carving directly to your plate. How do they know who wants topping up? That’s easy too. All diners have a roulette-style disc, green on one side, red on the other. Place the green side up, and the passadors will be straight over. Show the red side and you’ll be left alone, until you turn it back to green of course! It’s not just meat that comes around, there’s fish & seafood too. And sauces, and fresh baked bread. You’ll have to get up for your salad, but you’ll certainly feel it worth the effort when you see the incredible 63 items salad bar in front of you!ZICO’S RESTAURANT (Service hours: 18.00 – 23.00 hrs.)•Seating capacity : 130 seats (92 indoor, 38 outdoor)•Three Samba Shows : Tuesday – Sunday•Live Music : Every MondayZICO’S BAR (Service hours: 18.00 – 01.00 hrs.)•Seating capacity : 105 seats (60 indoor, 45 outdoor)
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 1:00 am

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