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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse

645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
+1 612-338-1344
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“skewers” (64 reviews)
“lamb” (86 reviews)
“meat sweats” (16 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Gluten Free Options
645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a large group attend this restaurant during a conference. We raved about the experience. The salad bar was excellent, with plenty of options. Our main server was attentive, ensuring that we understood how the meal service works and kept our glasses full. We...More

Thank ellewug
Reviewed 3 days ago

After a team building event we headed here for dinner. We heard this was a different experience in dining and were not let down. Fantastic hug salad bar with a range of cold/cured meats, chicken and fish. Once you have had your fill of the...More

Thank caravaggio2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was very good. The only reason it isn't an excellent is I think it would be a good idea to be able to look at the list of meats available. I think I had about 7 of the ones available;e. When we asked what...More

Thank Ken S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best Rodizio/steakhouse in the Twin Cities. Start with a great Caipirinha and Pão de queijo. Then the saladbar which is also great. Don’t eat too much ;) Then the meat comes, comes and comes. OMG you can’t stop. Picanha, fraldinha, lamb, linguisa I can...More

Thank Lenemetien
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner there with another 3 couples. The setting is very nice, sound level was loud, but we could still carry a conversation without trouble. Table cloth and table settings were clean and we were seated without too much of a...More

Thank Sunshine705219
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been to this restaurant chain in both Chicago and San Antonio, and the Minneapolis restaurant is just as good as the rest! This is the first time we have taken our children and they both loved it, and the staff...More

Thank Alyssa H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had been to a Braza location previously, this is by far much better! A meat lovers dream, great service and everything was delicious.

Thank the4taals
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate later on a Sunday so it wasn’t too busy. My DH and two kids (ages 9 and 11) did the traditional Gaucho dinner service and I opted to try the Chilean Sea Bass entree. Everyone loved their meals. The market table was large...More

Thank Tarah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a group of 6 friends. Enjoyed the meal had a wonderful salad and soup bar. The meat on the skewers that was brought around was very good. I like my meat cooked a well done which is not how it is here. But...More

Thank Doug E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good place for meat lovers, love all the different kinds of meats, the beef ribs is one of our whole family favorite, always take our out of town guess to try this amazing place!

Thank WinnieN138
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Joel H
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Response from WestCork3 | Reviewed this property |
I would consider it smart casual. While there I saw little or nobody in t-shirts.
29 December 2016|
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Response from Cassandra111111 | Reviewed this property |
All the cuts are included in the meal but if you like a one in particular you can request them to bring that one for you as many times as you want
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 48 - US$ 48
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
    (7th St. S)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-338-1344
Fogo de Chão is an authentic Brazilian steakhouse, or churrascaria, which has specialized in fire-roasting high-quality meats for almost 40 years utilizing the centuries-old Southern Brazilian cooking technique of churrasco. Fogo offers guests a wide variety of simply seasoned meats, that are carefully fire-roasted to expose their natural flavors, including the house specialty picanha sirloin, filet mignon, ribeye, and lamb chops to name a few.
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