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Rua Venezuela 153 | Espinheiro, Recife, State of Pernambuco 52020-170, Brazil
(81) 3423-0692
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Recife, PE
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

There's not a ton of variety in Recife, but Burgogui is the exception. The food was great, and they even sold us a cup of kimchee that we needed for a recipe at home! We had the "Burgogui" Korean BBQ, dumplings, and our friend ordered vegetarian. Everyone loved it, even our baby! Also seemed like a local hangout for hipsters.

Thank Eric O
Recife, PE
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

I've been here so many times, I've lost count. But every time you see the same waiter, the same people in the kitchen. I feel a certain comfort in that. I'm guessing this is a bit of a hidden gem. Even though everyone who visits loves the place, it's still not overcrowded. I've been here as a couple, with family,... More 

Thank EOMC
Recife, PE
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Authentic, delicious and great environment. Great for sharing. Owners are very friendly and nice, service is good but on crowded days it gets a little slow. I recommend for families, groups of friends or even couples... But the portions are too big for one person. It's definitely made for sharing.

Thank faumalta
Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2012

It's a korean restaurant, seems to be a family buniness - and, probably, it is. And as every family-business-restaurant, the food is delicious, you can see that it is made to be delighted, not only eaten. Their speciality is a plate that has the same name as the establishment: Burgogui. It's a korean barbecue, but it is really different from... More 

Thank Marina S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Asian, Korean
Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Venezuela 153 | Espinheiro, Recife, State of Pernambuco 52020-170, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Pernambuco (PE)  >  Recife>  > Espinheiro
  • Neighborhood: Espinheiro
  • Phone Number: (81) 3423-0692

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?