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Maria das Trancas

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Brazilian, South American
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Rua Estoril 938, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 31255190, Brazil
31-3441-3708
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11:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Arriving in Belo Horizonte in 1986, I was taken to this hidden treasure and since then I take foreigners here and locals in the group are often surprised that they didn't know about it. There is no menu, only one dish, "Frango ao Molho Pardo" (chicken in brown sauce) served with rice and okra. People in the know queue up... More 

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Thank Irene A
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Good chicken. One plate serves two or three persons. Don't come if you're not a chicken fan. Prices were reasonable. Service nice. Worth a visit.

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Thank Igor S
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2014

Well this was a shock. Only chicken on the menu. For real!!!! This place is famous here in Belo. Good chicken but nothing amazing!!!!!! Don't think I will come back to this place.

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Thank rhend0618
Belo Horizonte, MG
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2013

Wonderful service, place and food. Somewhere you want to go as often as you can, with family, friends, solo or to celebrate life.

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Thank VilmaCrisafulli
Belo Horizonte
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2012

Went to the Funcionarios branch on a rainy Sunday afternoon at 3pm. Half full. Service was slow and confused but kind. Chicken was good without having that kick of the past. Reasonable food prices.

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Thank WorldflyerBrazil
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2011

Really great meal, plate for 0ne person served to and we took a big left over to the hotel.

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Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2009

The "pastel de angu" is amazing!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10
Cuisine
Brazilian, South American
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Estoril 938, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 31255190, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Belo Horizonte
  • Phone Number: 31-3441-3708

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