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Braseiro da Gavea

Praca Santos Dumont 116, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22470-060, Brazil
21 2239-7494
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“picanha” (57 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
“rice” (11 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue
$$ - $$$
Praca Santos Dumont 116, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22470-060, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The steak is unbelievable! Some of the coldest beer you will drink and the restaurant is always busy. It carries an energy ambiance. Service is on point, the staff works hard and wants to deliver. It’s worth the the wait if you go on a...More

Thank Dade_Traveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The taxi ride to this place from the north end of Copacabana seemed so long that we wondered if the meal could be worth it; a friend has recommended it strongly. We arrived around 7:15 on a Thursday night, which we assumed would be early...More

Thank SleeplessinSD
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not gourmet food but delicious beef and massive portions. Unpretentious, always busy and lively, nice waiters. I think Thursday is the big night. We were round the corner but we liked it so much we went twice.

Thank francesley
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I love Brazilian food. The barbecue is tasting and super delicious. Everything is fresh. I would love to come back again! Congrats.

1  Thank Tereza A
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I went alone mid - week for lunch , this place gets really busy and you may have to wait for a table , mostly locals here , I ordered the picanha which in fact is for 2 people , I reckon there is around...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

Back in Braseiro, after 6 or 7 years. And the quality is the same. Excellent. The service is relaxed but professional. One of my favorites spots in the world.

Thank FlyingTuga
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

The food is extremely well prepared, super tasty and easy for the warm sunny days. Highly recommended

Thank Sanja N
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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Farofa cassava chips feijoada rice with brocolis and nice Picanha it’s was one of the many times I came to this place during my stay in rio. Very very nice Brazilian food

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 30 January 2018 via mobile

A favorite restaurant. Great atmosphere. Always well patronized. A good sign the food is good. And certainly it was. The picanha was well cooked as were the other accompanying dishes. The quantity size of each dish was good. Certainly worth the money.

Thank Eraj W
Reviewed 9 January 2018

This restaurant has the friendliest and most accomodating service staff - thank you for a fun Monday night!

Thank gillesbelanger
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praca Santos Dumont 116, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22470-060, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Lagoa
  • Neighbourhood: Lagoa
  • Phone Number: 21 2239-7494
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