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Copacabana International

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$$ - $$$, Latin, Barbecue
139 Smith St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3065, Australia
+61 3 9417 7099
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good30%
  • Average20%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible19%
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 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
Reviewed 2 November 2014

If you have a group of friends who aren't picky and love hearty food coupled with good laughs and pumping assorted latin music then this the place for you. Buffet salad/vege with assorted roving meats straight off the spit! Note: I have read the other...More

3  Thank Hoani G
Reviewed 25 October 2014 via mobile

We came here on a voucher, and from reading reviews, knew roughly what we were in for! All of us in the cheap seats were lined up pretty much cheek by jowl together at the back, and this closeness combined with the noisiness (lots of...More

Thank xenathedog
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We attended for a birthday celebration and had a stage-side table. The buffet salad bar had a good variety and was mostly tasty, except the chickpeas weren't cooked enough and were like little rocks. Salsa was delicious! We appeared to be among the first to...More

Thank blackstilletos
Reviewed 24 August 2014 via mobile

We went recently. Firstly, we were seated at the wrong table, but that didn't bother is too much. Next the salad bar is like a buffet, when I asked the waiter what happens with my dirty plate if I want to return to the salad...More

2  Thank sunhine101
Reviewed 4 July 2014

We had dinner there last week and stayed later to watch the Brazil game. Everything was perfect.. Dinner was plentiful and delicious. Towards the time of the game (2am) it got really crowded, which made it difficult to order drinks at the bar. We loved...More

Thank crfb
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
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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