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Fogo De Chao

Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, South American, Grill
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Avenida dos Bandeirantes 538 | Vila Olimpia, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 04553-000, Brazil
12:00 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The restaurant is open all day and I went there 2 consecutive days. It is great food, salad bar, sausages, meat, poultry, lamb perfectly cooked to meet your requests. All different tastes in one spot bring and exclusive experience. Tried all of them without remorse and quite happy. House Caipirinhas and wines exceptional and desserts cannot be missed. What truly... More 

Thank jmgalindo
Mexico City, Mexico
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54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It was supposed to be the real thing, A Rodizio in the heart of Brazil, but I've had better selection of Brazilian beef in other parts of the world! The salad bar was "interesting" but the variety of food that was brought to our table was... disappointingly with few options. The night that we visited was particularly noisy. It was... More 

Thank Constantino D
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had to travel to SP for work and had the opportunity to eat at Fogo with a customer. I've eaten at the Fogo de Chao restaurants in other cities/countries and the quality is always (at least in my experience) excellent. If you love meat and enjoy trying different types of cuts and types of meats then this is a... More 

Thank Jorge A
San Jose
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a good restaurant and you will get good food and a nice ambiance, but in a city like SP with tens of better choices I recommend doing your research and keeping this as plan B.

Thank Gdo_Castillo
Isla Vista, California
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great Place to have dinner with Friends or collegues, pricy but good buffett and Great meat. We paid about 500 BRL for two people but had also dessert, wine and beer as well as some drinks afterwards. The passion fruit caipirinha is amazing. Waiters are friendly, with great service... Does not matter in which Fogo you go. The look same,... More 

Thank Stefan H
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40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A significantly down scaled Fogo. DON'T waste your money, you'll be disappointed. The food was good, but the salad bar was barely worth visiting.

Thank Carlos O
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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659 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Classic Brazilian dinner of meat, meat, meat. Very large restaurant that was full by 9pm. Excellent service from start to finish. Fantastic choice of wine to suit all tastes and pockets. The salad bar is extensive and well presented. The choice of meat is excellent I doubt anybody leaves here without eating too much

Thank Peter W
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58 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

It is indeed an Experience. Great meat, attentive waiters and elegant space. But for foreigners, watch out!! Nothing is courtesy. I went there with german friends and they didn't ask for Port wine, but they came to the table and served a glass each. As my friends thought it was courtesy, and don't understand portuguese, they accepted. All in all,... More 

Thank Patricia T
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90 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

It had been a while since my last visit to São Paulo and I was looking forward to eat at this restaurant. Overall, I found the experience to meet my expectations. Great atmosphere, dedicated service, great salad bar, good wine choices and above all the great choice of Brazilian meats. Enjoyable evening.

Thank Isaac R
State of Sao Paulo
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42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We have always looked up to this place as a superior experience when looking for a Churrascaria. We were very disappointed at the quality of the rodízio. Food was less than average. My wife was disappointed that only "standard" meats made it to our table. The exceptional cuts never made it to our table. I am a vegetarian, and only... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, South American, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
18:30 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida dos Bandeirantes 538 | Vila Olimpia, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 04553-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo
  • Phone Number: +55(11)5505-0791

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