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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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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“picanha” (55 reviews)
“broccoli rabe” (15 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Praca Santos Dumont 116, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22470-060, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 125 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank gillesbelanger
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The fact that this place is always packed and people are waiting for a table outside in the street speaks for itself. It's where the locals hang out on a lazy Sunday or right after the beach. Not expensive. Tipp: order the picanha it's delicious

1  Thank Alex Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Braseiro is one of the best places in Rio to get a traditional Brazilian meal. I highly recommend the Picanha Braseiro, as it is one of the best things in this world and I keep going back to it every time I'm in town!

1  Thank joannajardim
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

The picanha we had was splendid. Simply the best we had eaten. The dish comes with a broccoli-rice and fries. And if all this isn't enough they bring you additional farofa with banana. My favorite restaurant in Rio

2  Thank DiegoMMA
Reviewed 12 August 2017

So that´s right, what could one expect there? What I can say is that it was not luxury! Some of the portions are enough for 3 or 4, which may not be obvious. We were shocked how the Braseiro could have so good reviews, I...More

1  Thank fct1
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Lively, unassuming Brazilian brasserie. Friendly staff and seriously tasty food. Recommend the little sausages as starter. Local wine was simple but good. Loved the picanha. One tip though, one order of meat plus sides is enough for two big eaters.

2  Thank Alexisbouckaert
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Our guide dropped us off at this place for lunch. The waiter did not speak English and I do not speak Portuguese. We muddled through with my minimal knowledge of Spanish and lots of pointing at the menu. We ordered some stuff we only had...More

2  Thank John S
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

I have not been here in ages and decided to give it a try. How delighted we all were! The place is packed so arrive early (before 1:00 PM for lunch). We had a 15 minute wait. The appetizer sausage is perfect; I had two....More

2  Thank MauricioBabilonia
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is a nice restaurant that serves homemade food and has excellent price. It gets very busy specially on the weekends.

2  Thank SamanthaDex
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

What a nice place to taste - A noite carioca - busy, beautiful people, a lot of young people. Meat is great, picanha, bofe de chouriço, sidera are great, iced beer as it must be in Rio Loved the place, the service is efficient and...More

3  Thank carica098
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 am
Saturday
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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