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“A new experience”
Review of Samba Grill

Samba Grill
Ranked #9 of 112 Restaurants in Noosaville
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $18 - $35
Cuisines: Barbecue, Brazilian, Grill
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Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Evening - open from 5:00pm till Late- Tuesday to Saturday Nights 11 meats charcoal grilled on skewers, carved at your table, eat as much as you like, includes 8 side dishes and dessert. Plated dishes also available fish, vegetarian, meat and salads. The whole menu is Gluten Free
Reviewed January 8, 2014

4 family members attended for a birthday celebration (2 adults, 2 teenagers). This was our first time at the restaurant. The staff were very welcoming, attentive and polite. The restaurant is across the road from Noosa River and on hot nights i would recommend a seat outside, although it is on the roadside pavement. The restaurant is quite small inside and could potentially get noisy, crowded and stuffy. The food experience was enjoyable and a. Novelty. We all did the $38.50 option which included 11 different types of meat and a choice of 5 accompanying dishes such as pear and walnut salad. What the salads lacked in quantity was made up for with generous servings of meat sliced and served at your able. The meat was tender and tasty with options of beef, pork, lamb, chorizo and even chicken hearts. Tip: pace yourself as all of the meat becomes filling very quickly.
Drinks reasonable prices with a beer or cider at $7.00. There is an option of BYO wine with a nine dollar corkage charge. A reasonable choice of wines between 7 and 9 dollars a glass. Overall an enjoyable experience, would be happy to return. You will need to book in advance as the restaurant gets vey busy and has 2 sittings of an evening 6.00 and 8.00 pm.

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Reviewed January 8, 2014

Spent new years eve there. Friendly and helpful staff but I thought food would be a little better. Good location. We st outside as it wa s a hot night. Inside would have been boiling. Desert took 20-30 minutes to come out and we had to remind them. Good to try once. Better Brazilian on the Gold Coast.

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Thank Darrin C
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Reviewed January 7, 2014

Really enjoyed our experience at this restaurant. We went with our 7 mth old and 6 yr old. Would recommend to sit outside where it is cooler (no air con inside on a hot day).

The staff were amazing, when we requested to move outside mid-meal due to the heat....it wasn't a problem and they were very obliging - extremely impressed.

The food was delicious, great value for money and filling.

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Thank NellLouise
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Reviewed January 3, 2014

We were initially excited to visit this restaurant however after being seated in an overcrowded hot inside table we were quickly disappointed. We had to remind waiters of of our orders particularly drinks then given the "oh you are a problem attitude" & served wrong drinks in the end. The food while some good flavored meat dishes others were cook at home on the Barbie style and when carving at the table waiters giving less than desirable attitude when asked for a second slice which I believe we were paying for considering we didn't try every meat dish, we found this attitude totally not called for! The side salads were interesting some tasty & filling trying to distract eaters from having too much of the meat when served. The owner/manager happy then cranky what the????? Can' t say we would come back.

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2  Thank BeachButterfly10
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Reviewed December 17, 2013 via mobile

Went with a few friends and had a real taste of Brazil. Amazing meat, loved the pão de queijo with cream cheese and garlic sauce. Very friendly staff. Recomend!

Thank CarolineBarclay
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