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Estancia Churrascaria

#110 of 3,039 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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10000 Research Blvd Ste B, Austin, TX 78759-5854 (Great Hills)
(512) 345-5600
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Austin, TX / Las Vegas, NV
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband took me here for my birthday. The food was very good, although the filet mignon in bacon and the lombo de porco (parmesan pork) was very very dry. I had to drink a plenty of water to get the first bite down on both. Needless to say, I didn't reorder those items. We were a little disappointed that... More 

Thank SinCityJenn
Alix, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Came here for dinner one night while in Austin for a conference. This was my first time at a Brazilian steak house and they did not disappoint. The food was really good and the staff were amazing!

Thank katte9206
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61 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was over the top. I was told it was good but I had no idea that it could be this good. The manager even came out to make sure that everything was perfect. The salad bar was wonderful - I could have just had it and been satisfied. Everything was so fresh and displayed with a flair. The... More 

Thank bobInAustinTexas
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

I came in with a plan to just enjoy from the 30+ selection of salads and drinks. I came out with a tummy full of not just salads, but also the most tender, juicy, and yummy prime cuts of beef. Father, forgive me for I have sinned!

Thank Loving K
Porto Alegre, RS
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

I am Brazilian from Rio Grande do Sul, the state that knows what churrasco truly is, and I can say that this place is very good! The meats were very good!!! If you want to know what is a Churrasco but can't go to Brazil, go here! I just feel that, to look more like the ones in Brazil they... More 

Thank Fabi_Campos
Austin, Texas
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

This restaurant is great! The food is very good and the service is without question but having to wait sometimes for the servers makes one wonder if it is done on purpose. It was my understanding ALL meats would be circulated and if you requested certain cuts they would be served But it seemed that because our party was Black... More 

Thank mjhaynes123
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Very good salad bar, meat is perfect. Could have more side dish, but they server baked bananas, and "pão de queijo". Our American and European collages enjoyed very much. They also served New York style cheese cake.

Thank AlexTripAd2014
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Yeah, they have a nice, fresh salad bar. Lots of good choices if you love salads. But this place is for the meats, i.e., Brazilian bbq. You know how it works. The protein keeps coming as long as you want it to. Bone apetit.

Thank Chris T
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Crazy amounts of terrific food! My fave is still the ribeye and then the bananas!!! The staff are very quick and very good and the drinks and food were all non-stop! Thankfully the control disc flips to red and it all calms down a bit...

Thank Roy B
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55 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

We eat here for award luncheons and birthdays. It often gets picked by who is choosing. Nice salad bar. Not the amazing thing at Fogo De Chao but it's considerably cheaper than Fogo. If you're not familiar with the experience you are given a coaster that is green on one side (bring me more food) and red on the other.... More 

Thank Bryan T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Brazilian, Steakhouse, South American
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10000 Research Blvd Ste B, Austin, TX 78759-5854
    (Great Hills)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: (512) 345-5600
Estancia Churrascaria is a Brazilian Steakhouse offering a dining experience rich in the culture and flavor of Southern Brazil. Guests begin dining with their preferred selections from our extensive salad bar. The salad bar features over twenty-five fresh and well selected items. It is guaranteed to win the praises of steak lovers and vegetarians alike. When guests are ready, our professional chefs will personally serve them at their tables by slicing meat selections directly from skewers onto their plates. Our chefs offer guests a variety of over 14 savory cuts of meats, including chicken, pork, beef, lamb, and sausage -all grilled to your desired temperature! The main course is accompanied by traditional Brazilian side dishes.For a set price you can enjoy endless pleasure of our elaborate salad bar, delectable cuts of meats, and authentic side dishes.
Come prepared to enjoy as much as you please!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?