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Rio de Janeiro

Fogo de Chao Botafogo

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, South American
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived to Rio in the evening and our hotel recommended this restaurant for dinner. It was amazing! Place is full of people, our hotel did a reservation for us , but I don't know if it's must . Meat was delicious, service great too...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank aliya_anuar01
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped for lunch. the salad buffet was average but the choices of meat were excellent and plentiful. The waiters kept coming with different meats, Had a good flan for dessert.

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank mflyon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wouldn't waste my money dinning here, the inconsistent level of service from the members of staff was disappointing and 1 waiter being out right ignorant! 30 to 40 % of the steak was dry and over cooked or just tasteless. To top it off...More

Date of visit: February 2020
1  Thank Mongdori
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always great meats, buffet and service at Fogo de Chao. We ate here twice because it's located close to places of interest and also the outside deck is perfect to sit with a great bottle of wine and a friend to enjoy the views of...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank Tomsalda
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fogo de Chao is one of the besta babecue restaurants in Brazil. They keep the South of the country tradition in preparing different types of beef and they serve it he “rodizio” way (eat all you can). The service level is great and pretty much...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Thank adalberk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would firstly like to point out my professional status on tripadvisor as a trusted reviewer before you read on. I have visited this restaurant five times in the last three months and I’ve refrained from leaving a review because the quality of service is...More

Date of visit: January 2020
1  Thank MCBLondon2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fogo de Chao doesn’t live up to its expectations. The place is beautifully located on the botafoga beach. With a great terrace overlooking the bay. Meat is still wonderfull. But the buffet is not up to standard. Better said, not surpassing any buffet in most...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank peter jan t
Reviewed January 14, 2020 via mobile

Went with two friends for dinner and had the greatest expectations. Unfortunately the expectations weren’t really fulfilled. The restaurant is beautifully located and everything could have been wonderful. Why wasn’t I happy ? The buffet is adequate, nothing more. Much less impressive than other meat...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Thank 57oleb
Reviewed January 13, 2020

I was to this kind of Restaurants and i know the concept ! After i try in Usa - texas de brazil I had a similar expectations to this restaurnat They was very far from that ! The buffet salad ok but not fantastic I...More

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed January 3, 2020 via mobile

Good food and service. Really liked it. Strongly recommended. good wine list, great salad bar and awesome meat.

Date of visit: January 2020
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January 27, 2017|
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Response from RoxieL202 | Reviewed this property |
It is expensive and could go that high but it also depends on how much you add on.....desserts, wine, after dinner liquors, etc.
August 9, 2016|
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Response from Luis_Rodriguez_Lima | Reviewed this property |
well it would be better you do, when I went there we have reservation and the place was totally full
August 9, 2016|
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Response from rhend0618 | Reviewed this property |
No seating there for over 200 + people
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