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Pinga Fogo

$$ - $$$Italian, Japanese,
Avenida Engenheiro Roberto Freire, 8956 | Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (14 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Japanese, Brazilian, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Avenida Engenheiro Roberto Freire, 8956 | Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
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Reviewed September 2, 2017

I go in Natal twice a year and often go to Pinga Fogo. They have 2 separate kind of food, both paid 'by weight' and very inexpensive. The sushi are super fresh and really nice, local food also worth a try or 2. Note: only...More

Thank Amiga007
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Pinga Fogo is a good buffett restaurant, with lots of otions ranging from contemporary food to japanese sushi and the like. Good service too. Family friendly. Close to the hotels.

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Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

Nice buffet place with plenty of options. Salad bar, sushi, hot food and dessert. The good part is you can weigh your plate and pay, they charge per kilo.

Thank Shiva P
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

For business or casual dining this is the place for sushi in Ponta Negra. Fresh fish with an amazing variety and presentation. Also offers a buffet and a pasta bar, but the sushi bar is just great. The wine selection needs work but the service...More

Thank Al H
Reviewed October 28, 2016 via mobile

Ping Fogo is one of my favourite restaurants in Natal. It offers a great variety, with a quick service and good prices. The restaurant is located very close to Ponta Negra and to a number of hotels.

Reviewed October 19, 2016

Well located at a major avenue at Ponta Negra, this self-service restaurant offers quite a variety of meals, including sushi. A choice between Brazilian cuisine and Japanese. Although full, one does not have to wait long.

Thank Ivon P
Reviewed October 19, 2016

dined here four times while on holiday, had the sushi every time, the best i have ever tasted. the restaurant is always busy but has a large seating capacity. not expensive, good value

Thank bryan3950
Reviewed September 13, 2016

It is a pay by weight place, with lots of options, including a sushi bar. The main buffet has a good selection of salad, main dishes and a BBQ with a fairly good selection of meat. Separately, (with a different price per kilo, there is...More

Thank Jun T
Reviewed September 24, 2015

The restaurant is in a really good place near all hotels and only 5 minutes to the beach. there are variety of foods.

Thank Meysam M
Reviewed September 18, 2015

Some restaurants in Brazil sell food by the weight. Pinga Fogo is one of them. What makes it special is that is very clean, serves a well balanced variety and is frequented by a large number of customers which to my opinion implies that the...More

Thank Dimitri F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Engenheiro Roberto Freire, 8956 | Ponta Negra, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Norte (RN)  >  Natal>  > Ponta Negra
  • Neighborhood: Ponta Negra
  • Phone Number: 84-3231-1977
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