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El Fuego

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Avenida das Hortensias 3607, Gramado, State of Rio Grande do Sul 95670-000, Brazil
555432863055
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11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016 via mobile

Excelente place to have an authentic Uruguayan meal. I had a medium rare filet grilled perfectly and served under a blanket of grilled provolone cheese, red bell peppers and thin slices of bacon with french fries and rice on the side! Not to mention the provolone cheese grilled to perfection I had as an appetizer!

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Monterey, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

Loved the staff, the food, and the ambiance in general. Close to town, but not downtown, so kind of nice to get out of the central downtown area. Best fondue in town.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015

Since the weather in the south of Brazil is often colder, it can be perfect for fondue. Gramado is a charming town with a German style, so this restaurant fits right in. The fondue is rodizio style, which means bottomless, and includes cheese, a meat gril, and chocolate. The cheese round comes with bread, potatoes, carrots, fried polenta and goiabada... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

It is similar to "churrascaria rodizio" style, however, better. They have a set of meat cuts, and you ask the ones you want, whenever you like, the way you like (remember, ALWAYS MID RARE!!!), as many times you like. Side orders are fine, not awesome. So are the meat cuts. Good service, nice place, it is the best place to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015 via mobile

Very good price for an excellent all you can eat buffet, very tasty meat cuts and side dishes. Good service too.

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Thank Tiago F
Dongguan, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

One of the best meat restaurant on town beef os cooked at its best, juicy and soft Fish has a specially good seasoning, vegetable is abundant and fresh and the service is kind, management dedicate a special attention to customers

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Thank Ivan S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

Late night dinner. Had the special meat order, it was delicious. It comes on a heated stone serving pan. The meat is tasty and side dishes good. In my opinion just the wine list needs a little attention since most of the wines are unknown, it would me a plus for the establishment

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

They offer different types of meals but their speciality is the Uruguayan Parrilla meat cooking style, offering different types of meat. On Saturdays they will serve as well a "feijoada" buffet, but it doesn't have many varieties and you will find only the usual paio, linguiça, lingua and charque. At night they have offer the option to serve you the... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

All you can eat served to you plate by plate. The waiter asks you what you would like from the menú and then it is at your table. Every plate was hot and awasome. One of our best meals of the trip. Lunch was R$ 69,00 per person all you can eat

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

If you like to have your stakeS properly done, this is "one of those places". Food is brought to the table at your request and pace and the stakes of different cuts of meat are cooked to perfection at your request as well (and your way). Maybe if you are French and like to eat the cow basically alive you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $31
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, Argentinean, South American, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida das Hortensias 3607, Gramado, State of Rio Grande do Sul 95670-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Sul (RS)  >  Gramado>  > City Center
  • Neighborhood: City Center
  • Phone Number: 555432863055

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