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₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Vegetarian Friendly
28 - Asa sul Trecho 02 41 Lote | Setor de Clubes Esportivos Sul, Brasilia, Federal District 70200-002, Brazil
+55 61 3252-0156
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good35%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“juice” (12 reviews)
“carne seca” (2 reviews)
“tapioca” (4 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 22:00All hours
Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
28 - Asa sul Trecho 02 41 Lote | Setor de Clubes Esportivos Sul, Brasilia, Federal District 70200-002, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

You may say it is a bit on the heavy side - butter, cream, cheese - but it is typical anyway! I enjoyed a few of the main dishes and the manioc bread, which is great! You should try the sun-dried meat (not quite jerked...More

Thank Rmabeci
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Mangai is a great restaurant in Brasilia, they serve traditional food from de northeast of Brazil! The restaurant has a beautiful decoration a generous self-service buffet, it's difficult to eat a small meal there! The price is expensive,something about R$70 per kg! Is near the...More

Thank Fabiane D
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Giagantic buffet. If you want to try as many Brazilian fishes in one meal as possible, this is the place. A local favorite. Checked out area also sells very good hot sauces.

1  Thank Betty S
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

When you travel to very nice structured destinations your face a lot of good experience such a very nice restaurants with good servicing. Mangai is one of my favourite restaurant in Brasilia it has a delightful menu good service nice price and wonderful view.

Thank Xistudo
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

They serve very traditional food from the northeast region of Brazil. There's a huge buffet where you can choose whatever you want and then weight, so you pay by kg. The place is beautiful and staff very attentive. Make sure you order for a jug...More

Thank deisenishi
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My Brazilian friends told me the origins and heart of Brazilian food and cooking is from Minas Gerais, South Eastern Brazil. Mangai restaurant serves delicious Minas food: cheeses, meat dishes and desserts on the biggest buffet imaginable. This huge restaurant is a charming rainforest lodge...More

Thank Kmguam
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Big and self service restaurant - lake front - nice for families and friends - try carne seca and bolinho de camarão - and caipirinha of course

Thank kalil1957
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Mangai is a great restaurant. It has a buffet and a lots of dessert. The restaurant offers you very good Brazilian food.It's a little expensive but the view and the decoration worth it.

Thank ivetteh30
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Mangai can be a little confusing for first time visitors. As you walk in you get a little green card. Pick a table, order a drink and that card is replaced with a gray card. Load up your plate at the buffet and present your...More

Thank jackonferry
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I love buffets in Brazil as they are much higher quality than US buffets with great choices that are well done. The dining room is huge but airy and does not feel overwhelming. Great place for a quick, quality lunch.

Thank MCWC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brazilian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 - Asa sul Trecho 02 41 Lote | Setor de Clubes Esportivos Sul, Brasilia, Federal District 70200-002, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  Federal District (DF)  >  Brasilia
  • Phone Number: +55 61 3252-0156
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