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Balaio de Gato

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Rua Opala | Cruzeiro, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30310-170, Brazil
(31) 3213-9374
17:30 - 00:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2015

The food is very tasty (the meat balls are incredible) and the live music is great! They have a lot of drink options!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2012

Lucky for us our cousin lives across the street or may have never stopped. Depending on when you go, you may need a jacket. Open windows, without an apparent shutter allows for a steady breeze. the menu is in Portuguese and there is no index with an english or Spanish translation. With that being said, if a name appears familiar... More 

Thank JLaspen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Drinks
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Opala | Cruzeiro, Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais 30310-170, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Minas Gerais (MG)  >  Belo Horizonte
  • Phone Number: (31) 3213-9374

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