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Reviewed March 11, 2020

Carlos Brazilian is the nicest restaurant in Roanoke for dinner dates, graduations, football weekends, visits from family, New Years Eve dinner, Valentines, birthdays, etc. I have never had an average meal there, they have always been delicious. I can especially recommend the Fish Special, which...More

Date of visit: March 2020
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mag1e, Owner at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded March 12, 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed March 4, 2020

As always we enjoyed great food from a comprehensive menu, wonderful ambience, stellar service. The variety of selections of Brazilian cuisine is awesome.

Date of visit: February 2020
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mag1e, Owner at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2020

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Reviewed March 3, 2020

We celebrated my birthday at this wonderful restaurant. Food and service was top notch. Be sure to make reservations! Try the spicy Brazilian sauce.

Date of visit: February 2020
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mag1e, Owner at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded March 4, 2020

Thanks for taking the time to write us a review and thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed January 23, 2020

We like the variety and creativity of the food choices here, and we like the international focus. Dining out for us is an opportunity to enjoy food different/better than we cook at home, Carlos delivered. The Lobster Bisque was thick, creamy, and full flavored. The...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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mag1e, Owner at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2020

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review and we appreciate your kind words.

Reviewed December 29, 2019 via mobile

Wine list is good from mid twenties up. Seafood is tasty and the service was perfect. Menu was varied and had many choices! Nice high up view too!

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2019 via mobile

Wife and I celebrated our 30th there and it was wonderful. Great food and service in a beautiful setting.

Date of visit: October 2019
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mag1e, General Manager at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded November 21, 2019

Thank you for your kind words.

Reviewed November 1, 2019

I ate there for the first time, with relatives, who recommended it. The service was excellent, and unobtrusive. The lobster bisque was perfect, and not "fishy" at all. The caesar salad was chopped small, with a tasty dressing, (which might have been homemade.) The steak...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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mag1e, General Manager at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2019

Thank you for your kind words... whenever you are in the neighborhood, come and visit us, it will be a pleasure to serve you again,

Reviewed October 10, 2019

Had lunch with my sister here and we both ordered the Feijoada; after a few bites we realized the pork and kielbasa were tough and had the flavor of having been re-heated. Collards were tough and stringy as well. Neither of us finished the meal.

Date of visit: September 2019
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mag1e, General Manager at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2019

I’m sorry about your experience. I wish you would have told us that you were not satisfied with your meal. We could have made it right.

Reviewed August 11, 2019

I recently had dinner at Carlos with a group of colleagues. The restaurant is located on top of a hill, providing a great view of the Roanoke Valley. We had reservations and our table was ready when we arrived. They have a large menu with...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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mag1e, General Manager at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2019

Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to write us a review.

Reviewed July 7, 2019

Seven of us met for dinner here on July 7, 2019. We have been here several times before over the past 2 decades and are always pleased. This particular evening was just so delicious and memorable. Everything was prepared perfect. I had the flan for...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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mag1e, General Manager at Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2019

Thank you for your kind words... and we are very happy that you enjoyed your dining with us.

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Chico J
February 10, 2017|
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Response from mag1e | Property representative |
We do not have a dress code. Casual is fine
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Lauren L
February 2, 2017|
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Response from mag1e | Property representative |
No, we are not a Brazilian steakhouse like a "churrascaria". We are a full service restaurant with a menu but we have many Brazilian entrees. You can visit us on the web For our menu
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Menu ordering only.
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