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Avenida da Paz 1140 | Jaraguá, Maceio, State of Alagoas 57022-050, Brazil
+55 82 3223-8080
11:30 - 17:00
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Delft, The Netherlands
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569 reviews
396 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016

A nice and typical Brazilian meal: escondidinho, tasty, well prepared. Wine and beer expensive. Service good

Thank jooplent
New York City, New York
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165 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Sun-dried beef is their main dish. The portions are big enough for 3 people. It is one way to taste local cuisine. As the beef is dried in the sun, don't expect any tender meat. All is well done, never bloody or pink. The sampler dish comes with bean salad, farofa, and a piece of queijo qualho, which is not... More 

Thank MoJ4
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124 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

This restaurant opens only for lunch, and it is specialized in "carne de sol" (meat exposed to the sun), typical from the NE of Brazil... They have multiple awards and are opened for more than 25 years. The meat is divine! You should really try it! And the pepper sauce made with cachaca and ginger is also very good. Strongly... More 

Thank Milena S
Maputo, Maputo, Mozambique
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Fast service & great food!! All the meals were great! Recommend this restaurant to people who like meat & pizza.

Thank dejayrochamz
Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014

The food is divine and the service impeccable. We ordered appetizers and steak dishes on two different occasions, and both meals were wonderful experiences.

1 Thank Paulo N
Maceio, AL
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2013

Very much enjoyed our evening at Picui, because of the cured meat, the fast service and the very tasty orange juice and caipirinha. After a little while, you ignore the fact that it is on a busy road alongside the beach!

1 Thank PaulBeijer
Desert Hot Springs, California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2013

I am not a fan of Carne de Sol, their specialty but there is ots to choose from and the envirnment is is artistic I loved it.

2 Thank Sagewater1
Coimbra, Portugal
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416 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2013 via mobile

The reviews were great but you are always afraid something goes wrong. But it wasn't the case with Picui. The service was excellent. The waiter was always ready to answer my questions. Also happy to suggest when asked. We took a table outside and it was really nice. The food was amazing. Started with "caldinho de feijao" and a very... More 

Thank FlyingTuga
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166 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2012

A real delightful gastronomic experience. A restaurant with own personalitty and excellent service ( rare to find in Maceio). A must go. And they have free transportation. Call by phone. The only but was the "acclimatized" cellar that is beautiful but the wine was too hot 17Celsius.

Thank Travel_best_of_life

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 13
Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Seafood
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
11:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida da Paz 1140 | Jaraguá, Maceio, State of Alagoas 57022-050, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Alagoas (AL)  >  Maceio
  • Phone Number: +55 82 3223-8080

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