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Restaurante Churrascaria Fogo Brasil

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100 E de la Agencia Datsun. Sabana Norte, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 5062481111
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Westcliff-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Our second visit, and lucky to have a Brazilian with us, as we had to send the first round of Caiparinha’s back as sub-standard, and then had to call over the Manager to discuss the meat, to the point, where they went and made up some new skewers, where the meat was of a far superior quality. Overall, and post... More 

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Waupun, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 31 July 2016

The first time we went we were impressed with the place and the meats that were being brought out were juicy and tender.the options at the salad bar and food trays can be better,the sushi was not real sushi and more like California rolls.Don't get me wrong but if you're paying $50+ dollars the food should be given with better... More 

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Kissimmee
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54 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

We arrived for dinner around 5pm and were given the low down on how the restaurant worked. $50 pp for the Churrascaria buffet or ala carte in the small dining room. We chose ala carte and there were two other people in the room. We ordered Rib Eye steaks medium rare. 45 minutes later the waiter brought us some bread... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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68 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I was a frequent customer of Fogo Brasil for several years but for different reasons I left visiting the place. I returned last Thursday and to be honest I felt a decrease in the quality of the food and the service. It is still a very good restaurant, but is not improving in any way a top restaurant shoud do.

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Marshfield, Missouri
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2016

I ate until I basically could not walk. No veggies would enjoy this amazing meat factory. GO you will not regret

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Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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308 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2016

A large and heavy air-conditioned restaurant like many other rodizio / churrascaria in big cities elsewhere, Fogo Brasil is the first of its kind in Costa Rica. Nice buffet and very good meat. Good service.

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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

The place is huge, nice and clean. The service is very good and quick. Is a bit expensive, but I would say that is totally worthy. Is a buffet..so they have many kind of salads, I tried all of the options and all of the options were delicious, fresh and tasteful. Same thing with the pasta, ceviches and sushi. They... More 

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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2016

This is a restaurant we have heard about before. Well we decided to go there with a business partner. Well all we can say is the staff was great some of the food was excellent but for the price it was terrible.There were 3 of us and no alcohol drinks. The bill was in excess of 225 USD. Enough said.

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Miami
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150 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2016

After reading some recent negative reviews on TA I decided to go into this for warned regarding pricing. So As i sat down w My 3 kids and the wife i asked for a price breakdown. $50 for adults 12 and up and 50% off for the 11 and under crowd. Once that was out of the way we decided... More 

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Sweden
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a big buffe and the waiters offer different kinds of meat by your table. It is all tasty. But there is no menu and no prices shown anywhere. The waiter asks if you are tico, and if you are not the price is 50 USD, drinks not included. When the bill comes you discover that neither is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 50
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Brazilian, Latin, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 E de la Agencia Datsun. Sabana Norte, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +506 5062481111

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