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Carlos Brazilian International Cuisine

Certificate of Excellence
Brazilian, South American
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4167 Electric Rd, Roanoke, VA 24018-8443
+1 540-776-1117
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Port Clyde, Maine
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79 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

With lovely views of the Blue Ridge mountains, Carlos offered good food and fairly formal setting which lent itself to a business dinner. The Brazil 2001 is their specialty with beef pork sausage and chicken in a merlot sauce was almost too much food. Service was excellent.

Thank Evelyn B
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289 reviews
189 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've always liked the food at this restaurant and accepted the prices as justified for an excellent meal. However, this meal was overpriced AND not up to par. How about $37.95 for a filet mignon? And $78 for a bottle of Pinot Noir that retails for $30? Plus they have cut out many of the sides that you would expect... More 

Thank Don M
Boones Mill, Virginia
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not awesome,not wonderful experience. This is our third time having dinner there and won't go back. Prices are on the higher side but not unreasonable,but not worth what they charge for their mediocre food. The chicken and salad was nothing special,I could have made it at home and believe me I am NOT a great cook! I find the big... More 

Thank Ann M
Waynesboro, Virginia
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175 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We drove 1.5 hours to meet family members at Carlos' and it was so worth it! The staff is welcoming and friendly. The view from the restaurant while the sun is going down is absolutely gorgeous. We had an excellent server; she was attentive, but not annoying. There were five in our party and every person enjoyed their meal. The... More 

Thank Oriolezgurl
Richmond, Virginia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing food. Equally amazing service. Don't waste time reading this review...book your reservation and GO!!! (Incredible view of the sunset, and mountains, too.)

Thank Liz F
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great black bean soup and lobster bisque Great scallops great Brazilian 2001 service fantastic will return as soon as possible

Thank Phil B
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The staff are very friendly and professional. The food exceeded our expectations. The price was very reasonable. They do not gouge the customers. It was a business meeting. We had a large room in the back. It was great.

Thank graham r
Christiansburg, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

I've eaten at Carlos Brazilian on a number of occasions and have never been disappointed. The dishes are prepared to order and are pleasing to the eye once they arrive at the table. The staff is great and ensure that all your needs are met. One of my favorite dishes to get is the Feijoada which is a traditional dish... More 

Thank Tblass24
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

Great food and service! My husband and I enjoyed the filet. My husband enjoyed his plain and I loved mine with the blue cheese cream sauce. The salad dressing was also good. We will continue to go back to Carlos for special occasions. The waiter was extremely knowledge of the menu and specials.

Thank Rachel B
Trinity, North Carolina
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

We had the shrimp and scallops and the stuffed chicken. Both were perfect! Cheesecake was also great. Super helpful and attentive staff. Hard to get much better and for the price a great value.

Thank Rich G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Brazilian, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Scenic view
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4167 Electric Rd, Roanoke, VA 24018-8443
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Roanoke
  • Phone Number: +1 540-776-1117
Private dining rooms available for special events, rehearsal dinner, weddings, special meeting, family reunion or just dinner for two.

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