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Churrascaria Majorica

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Rua Senador Vergueiro 11 15, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
21 2205 - 6820
12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome barbecue a la carte, quick and attentive staff. The prices are a high for what you get but it's worth the visit if you want to try something different from the "churrascaria" system.

1 Thank rgonnelli
Antwerp, Belgium
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95 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

good meat, temperature not as I asked but ok floor slippery greasy expensive for what you get i recommende churrascaria palace near copacobana beach

Thank euronald
Sydney, Australia
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Where do you start? Unlike most churrascarias (barbecue) restaurants in Rio, this one is a la carte, so you don't have the waiters coming around non-stop with different cuts of meat until you're stuffed full. I do, however, prefer this as it definitely results in a much better quality of meat, and the sizes of the cuts are immense -... More 

Thank Nick M
Bexhill-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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419 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

You go here for the beef cooked over a wood fire. It is all on display so you know what you have ordered before it is cooked. It is very good quality. Prices are high, but the portion size is so big you could easily share a steak. Vegetable are an extra. Drinks are expensive. Tip - get a couple... More 

Thank sleepybexhill
London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

A second visit to Majorica confirmed my earlier view that this was a special place for meat lovers. The picanha is perhaps the best you can find anywhere and the choppe amongst the coldest in town.

Thank mike j
Denver, Colorado
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804 reviews
596 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

I know I have reviewed Majórica many times, but it is the place I return every time I am in Rio de Janeiro. It was not different this time. My cousin and I shared one picanha especial and it was absolutely delicious. Service was excellent. I continue to vow for the place as the best steakhouse in Rio de Janeiro.... More 

Thank MauricioBabilonia
Rochester, New York
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342 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We went expecting one of the typical churrascaria experiences with the waiters bringing skewers of meat to the table. Apparently they dont do that anymore. It was just an ala carte menu. Food was still decent. Atmosphere was kinda bland. Wont go back

Thank TheTravelPirate
Conroe, Texas
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68 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Selected this based on trip advisor ratings. We only speak English so the communication was a little difficult but was worth the effort because the food was great. They did not accept US currency, a first since we have been here

Thank kentwharris
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

If you appreciate a good steak, here you can find the best Picanha in the city. Ask for the special picanha. Old school restaurant and nice atmosphere give you a taste of Rio.

Thank Tadeu M
Mendes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

Last night we went to this restaurant where I had not been in a long time. I know it is a very known restaurant but we had a bad experience! From the beginning the Valet guy told us that our car could only stay in the parking place until 1130 pm. We got there at 930pm. After we sat down... More 

Thank Eleison D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Senador Vergueiro 11 15, Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Rio de Janeiro
  • Phone Number: 21 2205 - 6820

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?