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Rua Santa Catarina 1235, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30170-084, Brazil
+55 31 3275-2352
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12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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New York City, New York
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

I have to admit if you want an amazing meal go here, the food was perfect. However, there are a few things I didn't like such as the snobbish attitude of the waiters and they could be a bit more attentive and accommodating. Other than that the food was perfection.

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Thank danny4788
Sao Paulo, SP
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94 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015

Cozy place, very good service. Food is very good (the Scallops with mushrooms are outstanding). Very good wine options as well.

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Thank bibianah
Ghent, Belgium
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167 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Typical restaurant in Belo Horizonte with a nice terrace (however with a view on a street with high trees full of cars) and a more quiet and formal restaurant in the back. The food reminds of Italy (legacy or the Fiat assembly plant built in Belo Horizonte) but with strong Brazilian influence (large steaks) and with an excellent choice of... More 

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Thank Patrick H
Santiago, Chile
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69 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015 via mobile

Had a chance to go for business meeting on a Monday night. The restaurant is not very big, but loved the open windows, floor to ceiling. Service was good. We had a hot appetizer, some mushrooms with a pecorino cheese sauce. Yummy. Then the poached veal fillets with pasta and again a nice cheese sauce, as well as a rice... More 

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Thank Caius P
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54 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

Great place to business dinner. Very good service and food. One of the best option in Belo Horizonte for business dinner or lunch.

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Thank Luiz Gustavo P
Paris, France
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

after a beautiful laced to visit us we are to stop eating this nice restaurant but the servers are not lovable many are indifferent but do nothing we waited over an hour and more than a dozen stimulus for our appetizer we are left without eating the rest was not so good (overcooked meat and sintered cold and undercooked) I... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Still good, we had an excellent Good Friday late lunch, peaceful. the traditional Easter Bacalhau fish was perfect. The garlic shrimp salad delicious. Service always good. Valet parking.

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Thank Marc F
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Where are the good old days when this place was the best in town? All was good from the breads to the deserts and the service Nowadays the place has lost its charm- and may be also the will to be excellent So it is just average. The terrace remains an attractive point.

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Thank Albertcorcos
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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380 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 311 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014 via mobile

It is a nice restaurant that serve a variety of Brazilian and international plates. I came back for more of an special cheese that they serve with the couvert. I had a nice fish with risotto. The caipirinhas (of many flavors) are nice !!! The baked Alaska was great !!!

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Bali, Indonesia
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Surprisingly, Belo Horizonte - off the beaten tourism track - does really well with its restaurants and food. My and my family really enjoyed this place. 2 different seating areas - one more formal, the other less formal but still stylish. The wine menu is very extensive and good and we all had great meals. My dad said the best... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $43
Cuisine
European
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Santa Catarina 1235, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30170-084, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Belo Horizonte
  • Phone Number: +55 31 3275-2352

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?