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Braseiro da Gavea


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner


$15 - $20
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks

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All reviews picanha steak fries rice brazilian food thursday night cold beer portions are huge arrive early great atmosphere wait for a table excellent meat side dishes per person farofa rio draft
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this place by reading other reviews and it lives up to the hype. We came for an earlier dinner with our kids, and the restaurant was still fairly busy. The linguica sausages as a first course were tasty, and then there was the...More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank kirbchr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ended up going for lunch here twice during our week long vacation in Rio. It seemed always busy and lively here! Wait staff are mostly friendly and courteous. Our favorites were Picanhas(steaks) and Broccoli rice!! Brazilian sausages they bring out as appetizers in the beginning...More

Date of visit: June 2019
5  Thank asiana747
Reviewed June 16, 2019

Customers seemed mostly Brazilian locals. We had pincanha (rump/sirloin cap) grilled medium. Meat was really good quality with delicious charred crust. We ordered three meat dishes for five people but the portions are huge and the amount they gave us could have fed eight people....More

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank red_wanderer
Reviewed June 12, 2019 via mobile

Every time I visit it is a good experience. The picanha is consistently great. The place is inviting and simple. Service is OK. I know I will be here again.

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank MauricioBabilonia
Reviewed May 6, 2019

Long time away, house always full of people that appreciate excellency. The hour was the right one to remember an old time pleasure. Show, perfection.

Date of visit: May 2019
1  Thank BIGJOE55BR
Reviewed May 6, 2019 via mobile

This was the first place we visited In Rio and we were not disappointed. We went at lunch time and there a 10 minutes wait for a table so had a small beer by the bar whilst we waited. There are English menus here and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank KieranC203
Reviewed April 27, 2019 via mobile

This is a popular steakhouse in a very trendy area of the city. Get there early in order to have some peace and quiet and to avoid the long queues at the door. At peak times, it so noisy that normal conversation is almost impossible....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank 333joaquime
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Nice service even if it was a little bit slowly (probably because it was the 1 January) Very nice atmosphere..easy and casual..... Most of the customers are brazilian. The picanha, rice with broccoli, farofa and chips very delicious with ice draft beer. Good food at...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank fabrizioperfabrizio
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This place is always full. Get there early to get seated immediately. The food is good and is meant to be shared.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Samantha S
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This is THE place to try real Brazilian food: picanha, broccoli rice, farofa and linguiça. Where the locals go for late Sunday lunch. There is always a line, so if you are in a rush is better to arrive early, around 12:00. But in fact...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank paularR8029WS
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