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Porcao Ipanema - CLOSED

Rua Barao da Torre 218 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-000, Brazil
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
9 Sep 2016
“Too expensive for a electric grill barbecue”
29 Mar 2016
“Nice meat, used to be better”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Brazilian, South American, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Sushi, Gluten Free Options
Rua Barao da Torre 218 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-000, Brazil
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

Like most churrascarias (barbecue restaurants) in Rio, Porcão prepare all meats in an electric grillers. Maybe their heat temperature were too low. The point is, despite beefs and lamb cuts were tender and fresh, they all were served stewed instead of grilled. Not acceptable at...More

Thank Fúria T
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I went to Porcao last time, in September 2016. It was my favorite place for meat from 1990 to 2005 , as I was living in Rio. The owner at the rime, was a football fan,named Mosellin ,and a very intelligent business man. ALl Rio...More

Thank ioannis k
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Reviewed 15 March 2016

Went to the address and found the restaurant shut and out of business. There is nothing more to add. I understand there are other sites where the chain may still have a restaurant open but I did not attempt to visit them.

Thank AlexT7801
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times sometimes on business and sometimes in smaller groups. The food is great and you do indeed have to go there hungry. Great salad bar and selection of bbq'd meats brought to you on skewers until you cannot eat any...More

Thank familyoffduty
Reviewed 29 December 2015

One of the best Chuascarrias in all of Rio, the others are Porcao Rio in Flamingo and Mariu's in Leme but if you're in Ipanema and craving meat then this is the place to go!

Thank BobH15
Reviewed 27 October 2015

The atmosphere is elegant, with a great view of Sugar Loaf Mountain, outstanding service and excellent cuisine. Brazil is known for it's great Churrascaria, and I usually choose the filet mignon. The salad bar is extensive with many delicacies, and the waiters are at your...More

Thank dukeoftherealm
Reviewed 15 October 2015

This place is amazing. It's an all-you-can-eat meat restaurant, where the meat comes to you! The waiters come with several types of meat and offers it to you. You get a card with the color green on one side and red on the other. If...More

1  Thank Helena B
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Very popular with locals and tourists alike. Offers a very decent rodizio-style barbecue at friendly prices considering the location. No frills décor, no frills food.

Thank FM6565
Reviewed 14 July 2015

The atmosphere is simple yet wonderful with several very long tables where families and couples sit amongst each other. All of the salads and cheeses on the bar are excellent and all of the meat is the best you will ever eat in your life.

Thank Ashokumar
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

A meat paradise. You get a cardboard "coin" with a green and a red side. As long as the green side is facing up the waiters will offer you more grilled meat. T-bone, flank, rump, fillet, pork, chicken hearts etc etc. All meat is perfectly...More

1  Thank clabos
Ipanema is considered Rio's crown jewel. It offers the
best view of the sunset from Arpoador and is
inspiration for the legendary song, “The Girl from
Ipanema.” Ipanema is an upscale area, home to many
high-end restaurants and luxury shops, many of which
can be found on the charming Garcia d'Ávila Avenue.
The neighbourhood is very rich culturally, housing
many art galleries that show contemporary art. There
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Barao da Torre 218 | Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22411-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Ipanema
  • Neighbourhood: Ipanema
  • Phone Number: 02132029158
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