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Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse

410 Columbiana Dr, Columbia, SC 29212-1652
+1 803-708-3151
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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LOCATION
410 Columbiana Dr, Columbia, SC 29212-1652
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First I went on a $10 off night in August. Seated right away & staff was excellent. In the past I've had poor service so I didn't expect to have such good service this time. Not overly thrilled with buffet but others in my party...More

Thank LAKRBLS
thanksfordining, General Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello, thank you for dining with us. We will review your comments with our meat carving team for improvement. Our Gauchos (meat carvers) are trained to ask all of our patrons their meat temperature preference prior to carving on the table. It seems we failed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

It has been awhile since we had a meal at Rioz, and we were looking forward to enjoying the smorgasbord with a couple who has never been before. I will start with the good which won't take long Services was excellent we all lover the...More

Thank Mountaineer_Steve
thanksfordining, General Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We regret not meeting your expectations, what you described is by no means the standard we strive for. We would love to speak to you further regarding your recent experience if you would please provide us with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow. This place is an upscale buffet on steroids. Awesome food, awesome service, and a great concept. The salad and accompaniments bar where you start out is quality stuff, not low-end buffet style. Then, servers bring you unlimited amounts of pork, chicken, prime rib, steak,...More

Thank Scott A
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Rioz, we are glad you enjoyed your experience while dining with us. We look forward to serving you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous food, the salad bar was awesome. If you go home hungry from this restaurant it's your fault! The food kept coming and coming it was amazing to see all that food freshly cooked, with table service and hot. The beets on the salad bar...More

Thank Linda S
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Rioz, we are glad you enjoyed your experience while dining with us. We look forward to serving you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great experience. I don't eat meat and I had plenty to try: prawns, grilled salmon, grilled pineapple( so delicious). I have been several to Brazil and this restaurant felt like being back there. Loved the cheesy bread(pao de queijo). The staff was efficient...More

Thank Queen_Audrey_
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for choosing Rioz, we are glad you enjoyed your experience while dining with us. We look forward to serving you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We received a warm welcome by the hostess. At our table we were told there is a special tonight salad & meats were 24.95. The food was delicious, salad bar had every accompaniment, I could just go for the salad. The wait staff always made...More

Thank Yvonne C
thanksfordining, Public Relations Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Hello Yvonne, Thank you for choosing Rioz! We are glad you enjoyed the anniversary special, food, salad bar & service! We hope to serve you again soon! Cheers!

Reviewed 10 August 2017

It was our anniversary .Overall food was ok. Waiting time so so. We had a couple of very good service people. However we experience some problems with billing and had some other technical problems. It was partially resolved. Later, I voiced some of my issue...More

Thank Iwona G
thanksfordining, General Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for choosing Rioz to celebrate such a special occasion. We regret that you left our establishment unsatisfied with your experience. It is by no means our standards to have any of our patrons leave unhappy, I would love the opportunity to talk to...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017

The meal was definitely not very good and certainly very overpriced for the quality. Many of the meats were dry and tough, and several tasted exactly alike. We had long waits between offerings and had to ask for food several times. A disappointing experience!More

Thank Qsgigi
thanksfordining, General Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We regret not meeting your expectations. We take the opinion of our patrons seriously, and would love to talk to you personally about your last visit, below you will find my contact info. Thank you again for...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We went here for my birthday dinner. We have been to the one in Myrtle Beach and other Brazilian places. We showed at 5:30 on a Saturday and had about a 20 minute wait for 2 with no reservation. We sat at the bar. I...More

Thank JWH1984
thanksfordining, General Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We regret that we did not meet your expectations in some areas. We take the opinion of our patrons seriously, and would love to talk to you personally about your last visit, below you will find my...More

Reviewed 24 July 2017

I recommend you make reservations before going & still plan to wait like we had to. We were greeted & served drinks immediately then things went downhill from there, the server never brought out the 3 side items from the back, I had to ask...More

1  Thank Impalla1
thanksfordining, General Manager at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded 25 July 2017

Thank you for making aware of your recent experience. We regret not meeting your expectations, by no means are those the standards of our house. We would love a chance to change your mind about visiting us again. Our General manager will be waiting for...More

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Response from Kayden-Scarlet | Reviewed this property |
there are only 2 options. one is the full experience which includes everything expect normal drink .. soda or alcohol and dessert for $39.99 or just the big salad bar for $29.99.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Columbiana Dr, Columbia, SC 29212-1652
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-708-3151
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