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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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81 - 89 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 9 January 2013

went to celebrate NY 2013 and it was a big mistake. it costs us over $200 per person. the ad stated a band was playing that night, the band was there for less than an hour. outdated floor show. DJ did not play latin music....More

3  Thank Rose24_7_S2
Reviewed 29 December 2012

This place is a joke! The food is horrible, the service is the pits and show, well I have seen better on a cruise ship! We were charged for drinks we didnt get. One of the props caught on fire and we started evacuating, We...More

3  Thank azudo
Reviewed 17 November 2012 via mobile

My fiance and I were going only because my friends band was playing there one night so we decided to make a night of it. Atmosphere was very busy and crowded. The staff were really friendly. The buffet was extreemely average. Had a few salads...More

Thank traveller2787
Reviewed 2 June 2012

We purchased 2 deals off a social network website and had the time of our lives. The salad bar is basic ( go to the salad bar as soon as you arrive to avoid long ques) the selection of the 7 meats was amazing. The...More

2  Thank spiceoflifetravel
Reviewed 29 April 2012

Went to Copacabana for a hens nights, it was crowded and the buffet area was quite small and busy, it did eventually quieten down and there was still plenty available. Unfortunately the longer it takes to get to your table with your salad the longer...More

Thank Yvette F
Reviewed 21 February 2012

Wen to Copacabana for a hen's night and we found this place wasover crowded - they really jammed you in to make buck. The table service was slow and limited; you had to go to a small conjested buffet which to grab a plate and...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed 25 December 2011

very entertaining, lots of programs throughout the year

Reviewed 2 March 2011

I had high hopes for this but found it very loud and with the atmosphere of a zumba exercise class in a nightclub. Food was buffet and OK. Also a variety of cooked meats were served at the table so that was good.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2008

the meat is good but everything else is bad..

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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
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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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