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Brazilian, Steakhouse, South American
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Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
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Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Excellent meats, cooked to order. I like my red meat cooked rare and they were happy to accommodate. My favorite was the garlic filet and the sirloin. Husband loved the sirloin also. We were a group of 9 and not a single complaint. Salad bar...is not the expanse you get at Texas de Brazil-so don’t expect that. It was fairly modest, but clean and well maintained.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed July 24, 2021 via mobile

Absolutely amazing!! Our dinner for 2 was perfect. Very nice staff, great service and great food. We are looking forward to our next dinner at Rio de Brazil. We also highly recommend it to others. Thanks for a wonderful dinner!!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed May 24, 2021 via mobile

The food was very good. All of the meats were tasty and tender. The salad bar is not a typical salad bar, but they offer various cold sides. It's a Brazilian steakhouse, so don't expect all the random things that we are used to seeing...in American restaurants at salad bars.More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed May 9, 2021

This building used to be a Pizza Inn. Inside you would never know it! Salad bar was fresh and tasty. The sides were on a hot bar to the left of the salad bar and were equally good. The meat was all very good moist...and high quality. House steak was especially good. Wait staff was attentive without being overbearing. Roasted Pineapple was amazing!!More

Date of visit: May 2021
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Reviewed January 23, 2021

The meat was very dry.. It was my first and last experience.. I can get better steak and cheaper at long horn steak house.. They ruin the steaks and the lamb was a brick.. Salad bar is a joke and the so called sides were...cold mashed potatoes and the broccoli with shredded cheese cold and disgusting.. The mushrooms were raw and put in vomit sauce.. DO NOT WASTE YOUR MONEY.. Over $100 for 2 people to walk out very disappointedMore

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed January 10, 2021

I should start this review by saying I compared my visit to this specific Riòs location to the one I visited in Myrtle Beach & sadly there's no comparison. I had high expectations that just weren't met. The salad bar & few hot bar items...at the Johnson City location were about 1/4 of what the M.B. location had. That in itself was disappointing. The atmosphere at the M.B. location was completely different as well & the service there couldn't have been better. We didn't have to ask for a single thing! I'm not saying we had bad service at the J.C. location, it just wasn't the same as we were treated in M.B. The J.C. location did have quite a bit of different meats that were brought out. But, they were brought out so quickly (even with our cards turned to red) that some of it got cold before we were able to try it. A lot of what we did have seemed lacking in taste compared to the M.B. location. Overall, it was an okay meal. We didn't leave hungry. But we did leave disappointed. For the same amount of money being charged for both locations we expected the same amount of food to be offered & for the atmosphere & service to be on point as well & it just wasn't. I won't be making another trip to Riòs in Johnson City. I just don't feel like it's worth the price they charge. But the next time my family vacations in Myrtle Beach, the Riòs there will be a must.More

Date of visit: January 2021
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Reviewed October 15, 2020 via mobile

We always love a meal here. Excellent service and delicious food. We eat Brazilian coast to coast so it was such a wonderful surprise to have a Brazilian restaurant right here in Johnson City.

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed October 13, 2020

Lunch is worth it. you only miss out on 2 meats and the price is about half. But I will not return until they bring lunch back, its VERY pricey and the salad bar is a joke. very little to choose from so its really...all about the meat. My husband and I enjoyed it a lot but again never for dinner cost. So sad they removed lunchMore

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed June 28, 2020

Too expensive to make is a regular eating destination, but make it a point to come and eat. The buffet is amazing. THe meats are perfect. Service os tremendous

Date of visit: May 2020
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Reviewed April 6, 2020

Had never been to a Brazilian steak-house before, this was quite an experience. It's pricey but worth it if you like really good steak prepared well and served in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2019
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  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4