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“Great BBQ enough for 2”
Review of Komka

Komka
Ranked #18 of 7,292 Restaurants in Porto Alegre
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 - US$6
Cuisines: Barbecue
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Navegantes
Description: Barbecue and Chicken since 1967,very traditional, old school south barbecue, spring chicken, rice, beans , french fries, lots of salads, playground for kids, easy parking, Wine menu with 170 brands and Beer menu with 60 brands.
Whittier, North Carolina
Level 4 Contributor
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“Great BBQ enough for 2”
Reviewed 1 November 2013

Went to Komka based on other reviews. A little difficult to find but worth it. One downside was the staff did not speak English but we made do. Received a menu in English but didn't have prices so we asked for the Portuguese menu and worked it out. Having arrived at opening time of 1915 didn't know what to expect. Ordered the Polenta with cheese which was tasty. We also order a chicken and the BBQ pork, beef. We did not need the chicken (had it for lunch the next day) The BBQ was a 2 foot skewer with large chucks of meat, tomatoes and onions. Lots of food and enough to share which later patrons did. Did not try the recommended deserts. Staff was very accomodating Good value for quantity and quality

  • Visited October 2013
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Brazil
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Tradition barbecue”
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Probably one of the most traditional barbecue served in Porto Alegre. Good prices, nice people (the manager/owner is always there). Suggestions: Picanha, Lombo com queijo and Polenta frita com queijo.

Visited July 2013
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Rio
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“Very good restaurant in Porto Alegre”
Reviewed 15 June 2013

This is a nice restaurant in Porto Alegre basically known by the locals.
You have to arrive at noon or you will have to wait for a table.
"Polenta" and Äimpim (Yuka) are good starters.
The main course I would recommend any kind of beef.
Fries are good.
Try local dessert "Sagu" prepared with red wine.

  • Visited June 2013
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“Best b-b-q in town”
Reviewed 10 June 2012 via mobile

Very nice place to have lunch. Great meet, good variety of side dishes and best sagu desert on town.

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