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Copacabana International

$$ - $$$, Latin, Barbecue
139 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
+61 3 9417 7099
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good30%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible18%
Travellers talk about
“buffet salad” (2 reviews)
“brazilian bbq” (5 reviews)
“fun night” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Brazilian, Latin, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
139 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I had a group of 10 to celebrate my birthday. Had been there 4 years ago and thought it was great but this time a huge let down. The service was average, the food was below average from memory we has a slice of beef...More

2  Thank goodfoodlover2016
Reviewed 4 December 2016

A very enjoyable night, great meat bbq, the salads were average, service good, entertainment very good

Thank shal00
Reviewed 13 November 2016

The place has lost it gloss over the years...the venue looks tired and run down, the ceiling above us had signs of damp damaged with flaking paint...the food is not as good as it used to be. On this night the Sound System kept playing...More

Thank Martha A
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We attended a Family Jazz Night at the Copacabana. It was a school organised event and what a great venue and night! The staff were all well humoured, gracious & accommodating. The food and drinks great value and the room set up perfect for such...More

Thank FamilynFun
Reviewed 28 July 2016

After 6 months in melbourne I was crying for a real Brazilian bbq. Copacabana completely satisfied my needs. The staff work was great, the food was delicious the shows were hilarious... everything was perfect.

Thank Fernando B
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Staff was friendly and welcoming. The place was a little tired but had that exotic feel to it. Extensive salad bar which you could help yourself to and the meat was brought hot to your table on skewers. The meat was tasty but maybe a...More

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Enjoyable night out! Delicious churrascaria dinner and dessert, followed by dancing and floor show. Only criticism on this visit was the meat was a little slow in coming and no delicious grilled pineapple 😞. However still good and we will definitely be back!

1  Thank JillDewar
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Salads average, vegies and fries cold, meat comes around to the tables but stagnated and slow so by the time the meat arrives the salad is eaten and no-one is interested in the meat, service not bad but music sooo loud cannot hear anyone -...More

Thank katherine j
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Im not happy with the customer service that we received from our dining. Main course came out quickly with limited selections. We always get the sausages and drumsticks 😢😢 then at the brginning of the serving we placed our dessert order and staffs kept asking...More

1  Thank Unknown U
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Went to Copacabana for dinner and this was our third time there. The salad and meat was OK but the service was absolutely terrible and waited an hour for the dessert to arrive. The dessert was the panna cotta and fruit salad. The worst thing...More

3  Thank J Y
Fitzroy is an unusual blend of working class roots,
hip gentrification, and a robust bohemian work ethic.
Along Brunswick Street and its side streets, you'll
find little independent shops where local clothes and
furniture designers display their wares. There are
specialist bookshops, funky record bars, and quality
vintage clothing shops where browsing is the next best
thing to buying. Gertrude Street is famous for its
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Questions & Answers
12 February 2016|
Response from Mary B | Reviewed this property |
Yes if you are hosting a party and you gave yoir credit card. Best thing is first hand info, so call them.
5 May 2015|
Response from crestaone | Reviewed this property |
I dont see why you cannot have 12 people I am sure there were more than that when I went. however if you are using some sort of coupon they may have special rules, I would ring them - I found them pleasant to deal... More
3 February 2015|
Response from Hoani G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes there is But, at night when you are making your way home you may need a taxi. The closest train stop is: Parliment house station on spring street. There is a tram stop which will take you straight to smith st: Tram... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Latin, Barbecue
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Fitzroy>  > Fitzroy
  • Neighbourhood: Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9417 7099
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