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#21 of 10,554 Restaurants in Brasilia
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
German, Brazilian, South American
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405 Sul, bloco B - loja 10 - Asa Sul, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 16:00
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016

Had an excellent badejo with grapes the first night, and a dry, overcooked trout the next. ( If you want a superb trout dish go to Fritz, across the street. It's an old reliable place). The service at Fred was also much better on the first night than the second.I might give it another try, but now I can't rate... More 

Thank Bahia123
New York City, New York
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

I have been in Fred restaurant by my friend's recommendation. It made me enjoyed by their excellent food and drink. Staffs are nice too.

Thank Roberta C
Brasilia, Brazil
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2013

Try "Picadinho do Fred". The restaurant speciality. Delicious!!! I recommend! Good service. Atmosphere calm and confort. I loved it!!

Thank Anazeredo
Brasilia, DF
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58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2012

This place has as its major star the "picadinho de carne" which is beef cut in small pieces with a special gravy served with white rice, eggs, "farofa" - made with brazilian flour- and banana...Reasonable prices, for such an expensive city as Brasilia...

1 Thank Marilia A
São Paulo
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2012

One of the best Picadinhos (Brazilian beef stew) had.

Thank lgmayrink
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290 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2012

For a plate of diced picanha (picadinha) in an informal, quite noisy atmosphere, surrounded by a fairly youthful crowd, try Fred´s.Not expensive, very informal (no dressing up), tasty food mainly of the meaty variety, and reasonable prices to match. Parking sometimes a bit difficult but they have the ubiquitous valet parking service, as do many restaurants in the same area.... More 

Thank John P
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2011

I liked the place and the meal but the service was not good, taking long time to be served.

Thank Franbsb
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102 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2010

Great dishes, it's a german restaurant. Not too many options but PICADINHO dish is the best. It's a sort of strogonoff without milkcream. Amazing and big dish.

1 Thank MarceloFenoll
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2010

My husband loves this restaurante - he says it serves "real" food! It has large portions for a good price - any order is for two! I recommend everything, specially the "picadinho" and the duck (order one for two)!

1 Thank Lina_Brasil
Brasilia, DF
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2008

Go and have the 'Picadinho' for one very fine meal.

1 Thank gnramos

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$95
German, Brazilian, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 405 Sul, bloco B - loja 10 - Asa Sul, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  Federal District (DF)  >  Brasilia
  • Phone Number: 556134431450

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?