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Piantella

#101 of 10,563 Restaurants in Brasilia
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Brazilian, International
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202 Sul Bloco A Loja 34 | 202 Sul Bloco A Loja 34, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
556132249408
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12:00 - 04:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 04:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
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60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

First time in this historical place with several pictures from politicians, journalists and famous people. Food and environment were all ok ! Took herbs rice with lobster and after a famous cheese ice cream with goiabada ! You shall taste it !

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Thank Emerson G
Miami, Florida
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

After years decreasing in all aspects and it's shout down, PIANTELA REOPENED WITH A PROFESSIONAL TEAM AND ITS OLD STARS STAFF MEMBERS. The traditional dishes are delicious and the service very friendly and professional. ITS A PLACE TO RETURN.

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Thank Polpetone
Sao Paulo, Brazil
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45 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Very good service, great food, close to Central Bank, etc. The decor is a bit dated (1970s?) and overly-clubby, but I had a great meal with no complaints.

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Thank 38Traveller00
Santa Clara, California
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196 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2015

This is the best steak I've ever had. Period. The food was amazingly good, not only mine, but all the other people that came with me (6) too. In addition, the service is exceptionally good. The restaurant is SUPER FANCY, most of the politicians in Brasilia eat there... It's expensive, but not super expensive. I mean, the value is really... More 

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Thank Jack F
Brasilia, DF
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45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2014

There are restaurants that have the ability, charm and competence to make you really feel at home; Piantella is like this. The mix of tradition, hospitality and very good food makes me think of this restaurant as a place to go again and again, and again. A superb wine menu, unforgetable dishes like Steak Moscovita, Fetuccini with Large Srimps or... More 

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Thank jorgebarrosneto2010
Brasilia, DF
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199 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2013

This is probably the most traditional restaurant in Brasilia, favored by politicians. Service is really good, but the food is not good enough for what they charge. Been there three times, and all of them was disappointed with what they served. It is an ok place for business lunches, because of the good location and all, but that's it.

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Thank Danilo P
Southampton, New York
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72 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2013 via mobile

This was recommended as a traditional place. Yes, we did see a table with politicians but in Brasilia that's quite common. The food was good, the drinks were yummy too, not sure if its worth the high price but in Brazil good food is always overpriced!

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Thank MissyMinns
Brasilia, DF
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2012

Nice food. Be careful with the maitre off the menu suggestions. They are priced above the menu options.

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Thank weblima
Sao Paulo
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154 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Apart from always seeing some politician having lunch here, they serve a very pleasant cuisine at Piantella, as they have been doing for years now. Very expensive, but Brazil seems to have lost common sense when it comes to prices... They will get back to real life someday.

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Thank jnha
Phoenix, Arizona
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Expensive but worth it! Quite exclusive. Compares to the best restaurants in Europe. Definitely 5 stars!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 36
Cuisine
Brazilian, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 04:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Sul Bloco A Loja 34 | 202 Sul Bloco A Loja 34, Brasilia, Federal District, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  Federal District (DF)  >  Brasilia
  • Phone Number: 556132249408

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