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Gilson's Brazillian Restaurant

££ - £££Barbecue, , South American
8191 Vineland Ave, Orlando, FL 32821-6847
+1 407-787-3494
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“picanha” (14 reviews)
“steak” (101 reviews)
“plantains” (8 reviews)
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Barbecue, Brazilian, South American
££ - £££
8191 Vineland Ave, Orlando, FL 32821-6847
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While staff was nice, it was not good and the other negative reviews are right on point. Food was bland and nothing memorable. Save your money and good to Freddy’s next door.

Thank SpeyrerAdventures
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How in the world this restaurant has such a high average review is beyond me. We thought this place would be like Fogo, its not. Its like a bad Chinese buffet with beans added to the buffet to make it "Brazilian". We ate at 5pm...More

Thank Kristi116
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You are going to enjoy an authentic brazilian food experience. Try the famous and delicius drink named Caipirinha. You will never forget.

Thank Nilson F
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Gilson's buffet was so tasty and there were so many options!! The steak was extremely tender and done the way we requested. The waitstaff was very patience and great service.

Thank pamelagreseth
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Good variety of buffet brazilian food at reasonable price. Friendly staff. Can order off menu as well. Near outlet mall.

Thank cg t
Reviewed 1 February 2018

We visited this restaurant based on the wonderful reviews. Unfortunately, the food is bland and not tasty. But food regardless from what country should be tasty. The beef was tough, the chicken with onions did not have much taste. The brown rice was chewy and...More

1  Thank Yoly N
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

This is a buffet but a good one. If you are looking for a fast good meal this is it. The food was excellent and the service was good. The draw back here is the open cafeteria style seating. The restaurant is also very loud....More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

Food was good homestyle and everything was obviously cooked from scratch. Loved the variety and the different types of Brazilian food I got to sample. Waiter could have explained extra options better.

Thank Michele L
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Nice place to have real brazilian food. The space is good a the presentation of the food is much better than Camilas.

Thank tinoneto
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We were shopping in the area, decided not to go to the various chains around and found this Brazilian buffet. Liked it very much, you can eat what you like in the quantity you like and even the desserts: fruits and chocolate cream were superb....More

Thank Liany
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23 April 2015|
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Response from MJFM | Reviewed this property |
$24 for lunch with no drinks, I would not waste my time there, it's not all you can eat steak and they don't tell u that upfront
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$27
Barbecue, Brazilian, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8191 Vineland Ave, Orlando, FL 32821-6847
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Orlando
  • Phone Number: +1 407-787-3494
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At Gilson's Restaurant the food is served on self-service buffet style with the brazilian's special spice. Serving you in english or portuguese to give the
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