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Fogo de Chao

Avenida Reporter Nestor Moreira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-210, Brazil
+55 21 2542-1545
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef” (53 reviews)
“salad” (88 reviews)
“chicken hearts” (19 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Avenida Reporter Nestor Moreira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-210, Brazil
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A great experience, lovely views from the terrace and lively atmosphere. The food was fresh and plentiful. Good quality meat. Competent and fast service by the staff.

Thank CRIS8888
Reviewed 4 days ago

This quite matches the definition of rip-off: super expensive place with very average-poor food, both in terms of meat (edible, but not high quality), salad bar (varied but low quality produce) and service (pushy waiter to force you purchase more drinks and rarely passing with...More

Thank MarthaTho
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello, Martha. We appreciate your testimony, comments and evaluation, which certainly deserves our attention! We would like to apologize for what happened in your experience at Fogo de Chão in relation to the indicated points. This is not our standard of quality and service. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Despite of the zone this restaurant has a really nice atmosphere, ambience is new and in the meantime also romantic with a fantastic terrace on the bay. Churrasco is fantastic. Price is a little higher than other churrascarias in Rio, but I really suggest to...More

Thank Moorea78
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, Thanks for your compliments and recommendation. We are happy to hear that we have met your expectations and we are committed to provide the highest level of service, just because our customers deserve the best. For us, it was undoubtedly an immense pleasure to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Big restaurant with many locals eating in Botafogo, they keep serving meat until you have to say stop. Drinks are charged apart, they brought also welcome drink without me.asking for it and charged for thatMore

Thank francisco37gc
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Francisco. Thanks for your compliments and recommendation. We are happy to hear that we have met your expectations and we are committed to provide the highest level of service, just because our customers deserve the best. For us, it was undoubtedly an immense pleasure...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Fogo de Chao in the USA on multiple occasions and this was my second visit to the Botofogo location now that I live in Brazil and I am not sure I will return. You pay for and expect top notch service and...More

Thank EasyGoingMidwestGuy
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, We appreciate your testimony, comments and evaluation, which certainly deserves our attention! We would like to apologize for what happened in your experience at Fogo de Chão in relation to the indicated points. This is not our standard of quality and service. We will...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best place for meat in Rio. Quality of meat is really high compared to other places, but the buffet is also really nice and they make great caipirinha. Special thanks to our waiter Reyven, who could explain all kind of meat and...More

Thank d0ris22
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Doris. Thanks for your compliments and recommendation. We are happy to hear that we have met your expectations and we are committed to provide the highest level of service, just because our customers deserve the best. For us, it was undoubtedly an immense pleasure...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before saying anything, it should be noted that there was a fuel crisis in Brazil in the days leading up to our visit to Fogo de Chão. In short, truck drivers were on strike as they have to pay for diesel fuel out of their...More

Thank Fes1111
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks for your compliments and recommendation. We are happy to hear that we have met your expectations and we are committed to provide the highest level of service, just because our customers deserve the best. For us, it was undoubtedly an immense pleasure to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic experience, everything was absolutely super. great and fast service by the staff, nice view, best meat I ever had in Brazil.More

Thank danishsailor
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks for your compliments and recommendation. We are happy to hear that we have met your expectations and we are committed to provide the highest level of service, just because our customers deserve the best. For us, it was undoubtedly an immense pleasure to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was the highlight of my food experience in Brazil! It is located on the famous lagoon in Rio with nice views of the lagoon itself. The staff wears traditional outfit from the southern part of the country, accentuated by a red scarf tied...More

Thank senormatador
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks for your compliments and recommendation. We are happy to hear that we have met your expectations and we are committed to provide the highest level of service, just because our customers deserve the best. For us, it was undoubtedly an immense pleasure to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this steakhouse for lunch as part of a group tour. It was very busy with large parties. The location is good, near Botafogo with a terrace and views of Sugar Loaf. You start by choosing from a buffet of a wide selection of...More

Thank Sheilambutcher
FogodeChaoBR, Gerente de relações com clientes at Fogo de Chao, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, Thanks for your compliments and recommendation. We are happy to hear that we have met your expectations and we are committed to provide the highest level of service, just because our customers deserve the best. For us, it was undoubtedly an immense pleasure to...More

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Sean T
28 January 2017|
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Response from abdulabdula | Reviewed this property |
also remember there are many many other Churasco places out there for half the price and as good service and food.
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fatso
9 August 2016|
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Response from Luis_Rodriguez_Lima | Reviewed this property |
well it would be better you do, when I went there we have reservation and the place was totally full
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fatso
9 August 2016|
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Response from rhend0618 | Reviewed this property |
No seating there for over 200 + people
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Reporter Nestor Moreira, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-210, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: +55 21 2542-1545
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