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Quadra Ca 4 Lote A Lago | SHIN CA4 Lote A Lago Norte L 20 ST - Lago Norte, Brasilia, Federal District 71503-504, Brazil
556135775800
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12:00 - 23:59
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Wed 19:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Thu - Fri 19:00 - 00:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:59
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Bogota, Colombia
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62 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Really good ambience and good food. The churros desert is also fantastic. gotta try it again.. During weekends it is usually crowded so you better check off hours. tip: You can make reservations using the "Shopping Iguatemi " app that is available in the Google and Apple Stores to avoid sitting in the line.

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Thank djalmabritto
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

I had never been there and wanted to celebrate a dinner time so long not enjoyed. Mr. Tiago Rafael was so, but so gentle welcoming me and my husband with two glasses of champagne (as we have a baby at home and we're finally hanging out for a date!). He was very friendly and figured out what we should have... More 

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Thank Andressa P
RestaurantePobreJuan, Gerência de Qualidade at Pobre Juan, responded to this review

Hello, Andressa, Thank you for your evaluation! We are very glad to hear your comments and happy that you had a great time with us!!! Hope to see you soon again in one of our restaurants! More 

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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

I waited for more than 2 hours for my dish and the restaurant was completely empty. The service seens to be good, but they changed the staff and even I asked more than 4 times about the food, only after pay the bill the food arrives. I just left the food and place.

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Thank Washington J
Brasilia, DF
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118 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014

The restaurant is a well decorated upscale place with a really nice atmosphere, good music (live when we went - friday night) and a menu with a good diversity of Argentinian meat cuts. They also have a nice selection of drinks (caipirinhas was very nice), as well as, a good wine selection. The waiter was generous enough but the kitchen... More 

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Thank rodrigo r
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2014

House Was Full, But The Hostess Promptly Found A Table To Accomodate My Wife That Is Pregnant. Fantastic Meat!

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Thank guto_viveiro
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59 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2014

Located in an exclusive mall in Brasilia (Iguatemi), this restaurant is famous for its meats using argentinean cut (I love the Vacio), but I would add other highlights: the unique rustic decor, the wine list, the deserts (must try some of the "doce the leite" variations!!). During weekends there´s a duo that plays music there - which makes it even... More 

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Lagos, Nigeria
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106 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2014

Really pleasant dining experience. Modern cool decor, efficient and friendly staff. Food excellent, have the lamb cutlets, chilean meat and delicious. Argentinian meat was very good as well, well cooked. Go for a special occasion.

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Thank wanderingmo
Brasília, Brazil
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142 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

Excellent steaks, Argentina style. Side dishes are also very well done and in large portions. The bread, however, is not as good as it is expected.

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Thank Sarment0
Brasilia, DF
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2012

Pobre Juan is my favourite restaurant in Brasilia. It has an Argentinian vibe and operates a bit like a parilla. The restaurant itself if beautifully furnished with an amazing wine rack floating above the diners on the first floor. It is one of the few places in Brasilia where it is possible to get really good wine at moderate prices.... More 

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Thank andypppk
Brasilia, DF
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2012

This is a very good restaurant with Argentinian Meat and very good side dishes. The service is excellent, the atmosphere very pleasant and the food delicious. But for all those features, they will really charge ( no less than 100 Brazilian Reais for each costumer, with couvert and dessert, no wine). I like it for very special ocasions

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 20:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quadra Ca 4 Lote A Lago | SHIN CA4 Lote A Lago Norte L 20 ST - Lago Norte, Brasilia, Federal District 71503-504, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  Federal District (DF)  >  Brasilia
  • Phone Number: 556135775800

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?