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Rua Fernando Gomes 140, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90510-010, Brazil
51 3395-5244
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Feb 13, 2016
“Superb steak and salmon ”
Dec 14, 2015
“Great food but found the service lacking”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinean, South American
$$ - $$$
Rua Fernando Gomes 140, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90510-010, Brazil
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Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Desperate for something other than more pastries or rice or chips, we found VilarO. Superb steak with salad. Superb salmon and salad! As lovers of the pay by weight restaurants in Brazil, we were disappointed in this area they close after lunch. We found VilarO...More

Thank mrdlindley
Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Loved the food I ordered which were fried crab cake-like balls made from cod and an entrecôte steak. The service was not friendly though on arrival nor during dinner nor upon leaving

Thank Steve D
Reviewed April 16, 2015

This restaurant is located on a very nice neighborood, The ambiance creates a nice and relaxed atmosphere. Service was ok, and food was very good.

Thank HFLenz
Reviewed March 10, 2015

Knowing nothing about Porto Alegre, following suggestions from our concierge for diner, we arrived at VilarO for an excellent surprise, food and presentation excellent, priced right, with a small but good wine list, waiter with a good sense of humor which made our almost no...More

Thank Ciganinha
Reviewed February 10, 2015

We had a steak with rice. Meat quality reasonably good at a fair price, but side dishes are amazingly expensive. This made the meal more expensive than it should have been. Staff is nice, the terrace outside also.

Thank Olaf1965
Reviewed June 17, 2014

The parilla or "uruguayan churrasco" is quite good. Options range from red peppers and potatoes to lamb and asado de tira. The salad buffet and desserts are quite good too. It is a good option in this area.

1  Thank Lisiane B
Reviewed March 30, 2014

Where else can you find a tasty R$12.00 (US$5.00) steak fillet? Certainly not in Porto Alegre that's known for a high standard of living. It was on special but the other dishes like the grilled whole shiitake mushroom topped with cream cheese were priced reasonably....More

1  Thank jopin
Reviewed January 12, 2014

During Christmas time in Porto Alegre, I visited three times this nice restaurant in the "Moinhos de Vento" neighbourhood. It calls itself parilla and lounge. The restaurant has very good quality meat and a quite good buffet with salads and warm dishes. The meat is...More

Thank JuPereira
Reviewed April 25, 2013

Too pricey, the beef (entrecot) was not really tender. Service was good and the caipirinha too. The area is very good and you can walk late in the night without any problem.

Thank Damian O
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Fernando Gomes 140, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90510-010, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Sul (RS)  >  Porto Alegre>  > Moinhos de Vento
  • Neighborhood: Moinhos de Vento
  • Phone Number: 51 3395-5244
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