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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse

645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
+1 612-338-1344
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“skewers” (55 reviews)
“lamb” (81 reviews)
“meat sweats” (16 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Gluten Free Options
645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We eat here several times a year and have never been disappointed. The salad bar is amazing and could almost stand alone. The meat is also delicious. Great food and great atmosphere. Admittedly, a bit pricey but worth the experience. Bring an appetite!

Thank resipsaloquitor42
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had a birthday dinner at Fogo de Chao and it was amazing. Everyone had so much fun with all the different options to choose from and the buffet style salad bar. The cheese, the veggies, the olives, the cheese bread, and last but definitely...More

Thank Ella M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Finest restaurant I've ever eaten at, you don't get a chance to request anything, the staff anticipated our every need

Thank menomineediner
Reviewed 1 week ago

You can never go wrong with Fogo!! The food is fabulous and the wait staff is amazing. We were especially happy on our last visit (Dec. 2nd). Our wait staff went above and beyond to make sure that my daughter's first experience there was great!...More

Thank cmd72265
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friends insisted we go and wow is all I can say, if you love a buffet style but love having the food brought to you this is the place for you, big hint, pace yourself because there is always more food comeing use your stop...More

Thank viking226
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't know that this was like a buffet. I went in thinking that one would order main course off the menu. They have a very nice salad bar buffet that you can go through out the meal. Then they have these waiters that go...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Superb, I loved it. So there I was all on my own in Minneapolis looking for a place for dinner when I spotted this restaurant. It was pretty full, but they seated me immediately at a little table in a corner. The extremely helpful waiter...More

Thank EquiCaroline
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here as a guest with colleagues from work. Great variety from salad bar buffet which included smoked salmon and meat options. Various cuts of beef sliced and served at your table was awesome. Also chicken,pork and lamb. I left stuffed and unable to even...More

Thank Dogbie
Reviewed 8 November 2017

My wife and I sent there before a Broadway show Saturday night. We didn't have a reservation but they got us in within 30 minutes. we had several wait staff working our table and they all came by to introduce themselves. Throughout the meal, the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I had a great time at Fogo De Chao yesterday, great way to start our Saturday. I've always heard good things about the Mpls location so we gave it a try and loved it! The city was beautiful and lively. The parking was surprisingly easy,...More

Thank Paulo G
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Joel H
13 April 2017|
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Response from ogbaami | Reviewed this property |
Casual. Semi-formal if you desire.
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, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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
We are an authentic Churrascaria (Brazilian Steakhouse) from Rio Grande do Sul in southern Brazil which features superior service, unrivaled cuisine and a unique dining experience.You will be pampered by our authentic Gaucho chefs who come to your tableside to carve a variety of succulent meats right off their skewers. Our featured meats have been slow-roasted over an open flame and lightly seasoned to preserve the unique taste of each tender cut.Adding to our unique dining experience, you will be treated to a sumptuous, gourmet salad and vegetable bar featuring over 30 items including imported cheeses, cured meats, fresh vegetables and more. We complement your meal with traditional Brazilian side dishes such as caramelized bananas, crispy polenta, seasoned mashed potatoes and our world-famous cheese bread (pao de queijo).No meal is complete without trying a refreshing caipirinha, something from our award-winning wine list or one of our decadent desserts
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