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430 main ave, Norwalk, CT 06851
+1 203-354-7329
12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 23:00
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Caldwell, New Jersey
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91 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our third visit and once again the service was excellent. My wife had the salmon, my son had beef short rib and I had my usual at Brasitas, Churrasco Gaucho steak. The food was good, but unfortunately my $30 steak was not as good as before. Maybe I just got a bad cut. This would not stop me... More 

Thank Dave W
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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76 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The duck appetizer is fabulous here. The smoked duck salad is so tasty. Everyone of us, 6 of us enjoyed our meal. Definitely recommended. The music was a bit loud so not the best if you are trying to have conversations. Great service too.

Thank DorothyLi
Westport, Connecticut
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261 reviews
211 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another great dinner at Brasitas led me wife and i to ask ourselves why we don't return more often: We have never had a disappointing meal here. We feasted on a huge ceviche appetizer and followed it with a filet of lubina (striped bass) and a paella so filled with shrimp, scallops and chunks of fish that it was enough... More 

Thank Landmarkfinder A
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was gorgeous! The salsa was so tasty, I ate 3 bowls before my main arrived 😊It was my 1st time trying red snapper - it was absolutely amazing! Beautifully cooked and presented, with a wonderful salad. 100% would recommend! PS: floor is not good for high heels 😂

Thank EFClair
Norwalk, Connecticut
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

There is nothing we have had here that wasn't delicious. The plantain chips are yummy with the salsa, love the empanada appetizers too. I hosted a party here and the service was fantastic and everyone loved the food.

Thank Ann Z
Scarborough, Maine
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I got stuck in Norwalk due to a snowstorm. This place was right next door to the hotel. I thought they had great menu items. The "chips" and salsa were great. I ordered an appetizer which was really good but I did find grissel (sp?) or a piece of bone in it. However they did not charge me for my... More 

Thank noel_neptune
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80 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Have been a fan of the original spot (still going strong in Stamford), was in Norwalk and gave this a try. As expected, it was very good. Salsa and fried plantains set up the rest of a great meal. Get the ceviche when you go, and you should go.

Thank Eric L
Norwalk, Connecticut
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I ordered the Curry chicken and it was amazing. Even though I was full, I had to keep eating ...it was that good!

Thank blondie06851
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351 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Love this place! The food is superb; Columbian with a flair. Large portions; ordered the skirt steak and could only eat half, the sides are generous and well prepared. The drinks are terrific too. I would come for drinks and tapas at the bar too. Great service. Will be back very soon

Thank Msmouse1
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40 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

I ordered curry chicken. After my first bite, it was so good, I couldn't stop smiling and keep eating. I had not had this feeling for a long time. It was just that good. If you are in town, you got to come here. You won't be disappointed.

Thank C S

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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
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Spanish, Latin, South American, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 430 main ave, Norwalk, CT 06851
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: +1 203-354-7329

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