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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)
“pudding” (2 reviews)
“latin music” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Brazilian, Latin, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
139 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
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Reviewed 6 March 2015

I was given this night as a christmas gift from a friend, so I had no preconceived ideas as to what it would be. The first thing I noticed was how friendly and happy the staff were, We arrived a little early an we were...More

2  Thank crestaone
Reviewed 19 February 2015

I did this with a hens night to try something different. Wasn't sure exactly what to expect. We arrived a little early, so we headed upstairs to the bar. It was quite hot in there, so myself along with one of my friends went back...More

4  Thank 910corinne
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Loved it! We went and had a night to remember. The service was warm and friendly. We ate till we almost exploded - thank goodness there was dancing and we all had a ball. The live music was energising and the entertainment fun. We had...More

3  Thank Tinker_bell415
Reviewed 15 February 2015

My genuine people were highly embarrassed when the security person harshly demanded them to pay for their bill when they all settled their dues. This was a total disgrace due to mismanagement! This billing system is of a poor quality!!!

5  Thank Verseausixtyfive
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

Booked Copacabana for a friends 23rd on their "Masquerade" night. My booking was for 23 people, 9 people did not show which I was told I will be charged $30 per head for the no shows, and $49 for the 14 that did show. that...More

5  Thank Kemal K
Reviewed 7 February 2015

This is a restaurant where the food is about quantity not quality. Service was bad, staff forgot about us and half of the other meat wasn't serve on our table, very disappointing , ask for a water, they forgot it too. Don't go there on...More

5  Thank Janegerard
Reviewed 14 January 2015

this is the second time we have dined at Coacabana with friends. It is a great night out, plenty of food that keeps coming, friendly helpful staff and great entertainment. I would recommend you come with a group as it makes the evening with the...More

1  Thank joe n
Reviewed 5 January 2015

I went along for the first time on a Saturday night. Unfortunately, we were given a table (definitely ask not to be put on Table 1) with a pillar blocking the stage making it difficult to directly see the dancers. The buffet salad bar was...More

3  Thank AussieTraveller1674
Reviewed 13 December 2014

I went to copacabana 10 years ago and also about 4 years ago and last saturday on the 11th of december...food quality has gone from great to bad to extremely bad, we were squashed in like sardines and it was the same show...and only 1...More

6  Thank superbrazil
Reviewed 1 December 2014

Excellent buffet food, good quality and quantity. Dancing and comedy performances were really good, much better than I expected. At the end of the night there was a DJ and dancing. The music was a mix of party hits both old and new and some...More

1  Thank amy2_1056
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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