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Estancia Churrascaria

#120 of 3,049 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
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10000 Research Boulevard Suite B, Austin, TX 78759 (Great Hills)
+1 512-345-5600
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Today
11:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
Fri 17:00 - 22:30
Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Austin, Texas
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After passing on visiting Estancia several times, my family and I decided to visit over the holidays. We ate at 4pm on a Saturday 12/17. Salad bar was very small and less than average choices, I was told you could eat just off of that...then we were served the meats. They were ok, but for a dinner price tag and... More 

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Thank sbutterw
Round Rock, Texas
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived early for our reservation but were seated immediately. Staff were extremely friendly and answered all our questions. We started with the salad bar. Luckily we had eaten at another similar restaurant, so I knew to take very small portions of the salad bar...just enough to sample each and get my veggies in. They immediately came to the table... More 

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Thank ProudMom1997
Austin, Texas
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bottomless meat, salad bar, fried plantains, mashed potatoes, cheese bread... yum. The garlic tenderloin and the filet are my favorites. The dinner is more expensive but the service, ambiance and attention make a great package. We love the chiprina drinks and fresh food. Great date or special occasion place. I always see kids here but am not sure why people... More 

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Chateauneuf-sur-Sarthe, France
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92 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went there for dinner, just after reaching Austin after a long overseas flight. I was somewhat surprised that there was no menu and I was given the only possible option: salad buffet followed by the full churrascaria service (50$). The salad buffer, although looking quite large and offering an extensice choice, did not contain many items that I enjoyed (the... More 

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Thank catherine D
Manila, Philippines
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126 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

The buffet-style dining experience is highly recommendable. You can just have a slice or two of each of the 10+ grilled and well seasoned meats that they offer. Their wine selection is quite good so they are good compliments to the specialities of the house. Cheers!! 🍷🍷

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Austin, Texas
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125 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We took our teen son for his birthday and he ate enough to feed an army. All of the meats were amazing as were the sides. Plan to spend a good bit of money as the price runs $49/person. The salad bar is also very good and provides a variety to choose from. Kids 6 and under eat free.

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Thank MistiATX
Houston, United States
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016

We had reservations, arrived a little early but were seated immediately. Salad bar has wonderful selections, not just the ordinary offerings. Servers came by constantly with the meat selections. All perfectly done. Deserts were delicious. Great choice for any occasion, or just a special night out.

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Thank Virginia H
Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

All of the food was amazing. The Meat, Salad, Dessert, & Drinks were all above my expectations. The enormous selection of extremely flavorful meats makes this one of my favorite big night out dinners.

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Thank Michael E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

I have eaten a bunch of Brazilian steakhouses. Estancia has amazed me every time I am in Austin. My wife will not let us pass it by. Great family, business, and date night atmosphere. The owner is always there working and checking on his guest. Truly a gem. A must try in Austin. Put it in your mouth, you'll love... More 

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Heath, Texas, United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We ate at Estancia Churrascaria on Thanksgiving night. The salad bar was good, but a little disappointing compared to other Brazilian steak houses I have eaten. Most of the meats were a little dry and under seasoned. Deserts were good, but the waiter made a mistake on our order, and he wasn't particularly nice about correcting his error. The atmosphere... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10000 Research Boulevard Suite B, Austin, TX 78759
    (Great Hills)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-345-5600
Description
Estancia Churrascaria is a Brazilian Steakhouse offering a dining experience rich in the culture and flavor of Southern Brazil. Guests begin dining with their preferred selections from our extensive salad bar. The salad bar features over twenty-five fresh and well selected items. It is guaranteed to win the praises of steak lovers and vegetarians alike. When guests are ready, our professional chefs will personally serve them at their tables by slicing meat selections directly from skewers onto their plates. Our chefs offer guests a variety of over 14 savory cuts of meats, including chicken, pork, beef, lamb, and sausage -all grilled to your desired temperature! The main course is accompanied by traditional Brazilian side dishes.For a set price you can enjoy endless pleasure of our elaborate salad bar, delectable cuts of meats, and authentic side dishes.
Come prepared to enjoy as much as you please!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?