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Komka

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Av. Bahia, 1275 | Navegantes, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90240552, Brazil
+55 51 3222-1881
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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58 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

If you feel like visiting a restaurant packed of locals, then you better go here. This is one of the most classical barbecue restaurants in town. It's a hidden spot, where you find the original Churrasco. I'm pretty sure that you'll have a blast trying all these different types of meat or chicken. Please, make sure you try the "polenta"... More 

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Thank Marcelo M
Miami Beach, Florida
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107 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Classic spot that has been around since 1967. I highly recommend fried polenta, fried aipim, and the salads are very fresh.

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Thank JAFF-MiamiBeach
Porto Alegre, RS
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

One of the best barbecues in town. If you are in Porto Alegre you really have to go to Komka: local people, good atmosphere, great meat and polenta and awesome service

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Porto Alegre, RS
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016 via mobile

Komka is a good option for those avoiding the "all you can eat" churrascarias. At Komka instead of having a waiter offering you food every2 minutes, you order salads and beef cuts straight from the menu. Food is good, service is fast and friendly. They prepare local deserts like Sagu. The restaurant facilities are quite simpli. This is not a... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

A traditional and cozy place to go. Honest food and prices. The location isn't the best to go by public transport, however easily accessible by taxi or car. The fried "polenta" is amazing! Absolutely not to be missed!

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238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

It seems and old fashioned eastern european restaurant but don´t get impressed by their looks. In fact, this tradicional place´s got a great food for very affordable prices. The service it´s nice and fast, and you must consider their barbecue, especially the xixos (beaf or pork with sliced tomatoes and onions in a barbecue spit). You may see many families... More 

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Thank Artur A
Porto Alegre, RS
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

All right, you go to KOMKA for eating meat, but you'll be surprised about the artisanal beers selection they offers. You should really try some. And the desert is also great. Mind that this is not an all you can eat meat restaurant. And it is also pretty pricey and crowded.

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Thank Frinhard
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

If you want to eat great delicious beef don't skip this old fashioned restaurant. It's very affordable and there is no decrease in quality.

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Thank RKSR59
São Paulo, Brasil
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is a very discret restaurant. There is nothing really fancy here, no frills. And that is it's secret! With a relative simple menu, they stick to the basic and make it good. During my visit, we noted lots of elders around. And this is a reference to what tradition means. Well priced, we had polenta, melted provolone cheese, and,... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

I went recently for the 2nd time this year. I had chicken the first time which was cooked to perfection but this time i had the fillet steak which was incredible. I could have had it twice. Two at our table had skewers which were huge and looked amazing but be careful with the Caipirinha's. They are very very very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $6
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Av. Bahia, 1275 | Navegantes, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90240552, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Sul (RS)  >  Porto Alegre>  > Navegantes
  • Neighborhood: Navegantes
  • Phone Number: +55 51 3222-1881
Description
Barbecue and Chicken since 1967,very traditional, old school south barbecue, Wine menu with 170 brands and Beer menu with 60 brands.

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