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Estrela do Sul

) #785 of 13,104 Restaurants in Rio de Janeiro ££ - £££ Steakhouse, , Barbecue
Rua General Severiano 97 | Funcionarios, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-040, Brazil
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“pork” (5 reviews)
“salads” (7 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, Sushi
££ - £££
Rua General Severiano 97 | Funcionarios, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-040, Brazil
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

House where waiters bring restlessly to your table several distinct cuts of four legged cattle and some other tasty meats.

Thank BigJoe1955
Reviewed 28 March 2016

First, we enjoyed a serious caipirinha for a very reasonable price. That said, though, compared with Fogo de Chao in Atlanta, GA, a similar Brazilian BBQ restaurant, the sides on the buffet were limited and the meats not as high quality. We were also disappointed...More

Thank Frances W
Reviewed 25 March 2016

We did enjoy the ambience, friends, on a rainy day. The restaurant was clean and the service with the meat was good. There were many choices on the buffet so you did not go away hungry.

Thank epuya
Reviewed 2 March 2016

I have been to many such places and this place is not up to the level of Fogo. There are places better than Fogo, this place is not. Salad bar is nothing great, lots of things just spread out, not much taste in anything. Meats...More

Thank arctush
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Maybe it's the best BBQ Restaurant. large variety of meats and styles, very good testy and excellent attention. great!

Thank Paulo F
Reviewed 18 February 2016

It seemed to be the proper time to pay our thrice yearly visit to Estrela do Sul, in Botafogo. As we had on several earlier occasions, we starting with the sushi/sashimi table, only there was no sashimi to be found. They did have siri (baked...More

Thank Gerald E
Reviewed 20 September 2015

Our local guide took us here, otherwise we would have never found it. Not much to look at from the outside; the inside is better. Fabulous service, great buffet, and of course...tasty meats that just keep on coming! Reasonable price (about $30 each, including drinks).

Thank Dave P
Reviewed 22 February 2015

This Tipical brasilian place is often crowded but it's still a nice stop to remind. The food is good special for the meat that is given round without stopping till you turn your card red on the table.

Thank francescomortillaro
Reviewed 30 January 2015

It is a little hard to find. We had been in the year 2000 and we wanted to re-live the experience. Asked around and finally we found it and went in to make sure it was the one. The offered us free coffee and we...More

Thank funpower
Reviewed 7 December 2014

I wasn't convinced a buffet restaurant in a shopping centre would be up to much, but was I wrong! The salads on the buffet were fresh and well-prepared and the meat was amazing. We were taken by a local guide who wisely advised us to...More

2  Thank susannahsutton
In recent years, Botafogo has become one of the
hottest neighbourhoods in Rio. It hosts many modern
restaurants with contemporary food and many venues to
listen to rock and electronic music. Its numerous bars
and pubs make this area a great choice for anyone
interested in a great nightlife experience - in fact,
some bars in the area are open all night. Casa Daros,
an art museum that showcases amazing artists from
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua General Severiano 97 | Funcionarios, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro 22290-040, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro>  > Botafogo
  • Neighbourhood: Botafogo
  • Phone Number: 2275-6280
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