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Tucanos Brazilian Grill

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545 East University Parkway, Provo, UT 84097
+1 801-224-4774
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Raymond, Alberta
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5 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

So many choices! Fresh fruit, salad, homemade rolls..., not to mention the different types of meats, cooked to perfection! So fun to try them all! Staff was right there, ready to fill drinks, etc. So, so yummy! Make sure you have an empty stomach when you arrive!

Thank hardwaremomma
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gag. Some kind of attitude there too. Not going back. An over priced pretend Brazilian restaurant. Kinda reminds me of this though not an actual tucanos choice.

Thank Derek R
Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Tucanos Brazilian Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us. We take your comments very seriously and would love to learn more about your visit. Would you be willing to share more information with doug@tucanos.com More 

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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

When Tucanos first opened it was amazing. It definitely felt like it was worth what you were paying, but as time has gone on the quality has just gotten worse. If you're going to a brazilian style bbq, then Rodizio is way better. I have not been impressed with Tucanos the passed few times we've visited.

Thank Steffany J
Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Tucanos Brazilian Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable feedback with us, Steffany. We strive to provide a consistently extraordinary experience. It's great to hear that you loved the Tucanos experience, however we are truly sorry to hear that we have not delivered that experience on your recent visits. We will be sharing your review with our entire team... More 

New Mexico
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second trip to this restaurant. We got there at 11am when they opened and we were still there at 12:30! Seemed like we were seated in no-mans land. Our waiter would whisk meat right by us to go to tables further into the room and then come back by us with an empty skewer promising to come... More 

Thank buffaloflats
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is great. Even if you don't like meat, there is a very good salad bar. It is not quite authentic Brazilian Churrasco but it is pretty close. I have never left without being completely satisfied. It is a little pricey so I only go on special occasions but I Jump at the chance whenever it comes.

Thank Alex W
Melbourne, Florida
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168 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is in a beautiful location, at the foot of the mountains with a bunch of other restaurants and shops all around. Decor is very nice and warm and the staff are friendly, attentive and professional. There was a huge variety of meats, carved table side, including many steaks, filets, chicken, etc. The carved meats were excellent but the... More 

Thank DeborahFL
Bonnie S, Public Relations Manager at Tucanos Brazilian Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! More 

Provo, Utah
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14 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always a good experience eating here. The service and food are excellent. For our budget, it's a bit pricey, but it's a fun celebration for a special occasion. Don't miss the birthday BOGO! You have to sign up online to get it, but it's a great deal. And you have the entire month of your birthday to use it. But... More 

Thank Karen T
Suwanee, Georgia
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Provo, Utah to attend graduation at BYU. The place was full after graduation, but we felt that our waiter and servers focused on our group. The food here has always been great -- and even on a very busy day, the food continued to be awesome. The meat was very tasty and the salad bar was similarly wonderful.

Thank Craig P
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244 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant and all restaurants like this are an "American Dream!" You get to eat all you want and not move your fat butt from your chair. I am a big fan of the pineapple, but other than that, the food is pretty mediocre. I am not sure why people have this rated so high other than my point mentioned... More 

Thank mac2jeter
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were in town for BYU graduation and had booked a reservation for 7:30 PM on a Thursday night. We arrived a few minutes early, and the place was packed, and complete chaos. We were seated close to our reservation time, and server arrived pretty quick, and took our drink order. The salad bar and hot food bar had lines... More 

Thank Vance V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$15 - $20
Brazilian, South American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 545 East University Parkway, Provo, UT 84097
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Wasatch Range  >  Provo
  • Phone Number: +1 801-224-4774

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