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Avenida Protasio Alves 1578 | Petrópolis, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90410-005, Brazil
+55 51 3331-6172
11:00 - 02:00
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29 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a old place that carry the same menu and excellent barbecue options. The salad bar is very good and the pork with Parmesan is delicious. Tap beer with perfect temperature and yummy fried polenta. Not cheap but is worth a try.

Thank Ts S
Porto Alegre, RS
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

The best place in town for a fresh barbacue, they look a very traditional place in the city and they have a open garden with seats so you can enjoy the beef in the outside are !! Great place !

Thank Lucio R
Porto Alegre, RS
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56 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

For a take away on Sunday it was a distant representative of a barbecue. Meat was below average quality.

Thank OpinionShare
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

This is definitely not what I was expecting according to previous reviewers. Service was not good at all, slow, and kind of rude. It almost seems as they would give a different attention to their known customers, but not to new ones!! Quality of the food was sub par. Meat hard, polenta drench in oil. I wouldn't try this place... More 

Thank Delpiero71
Porto Alegre, RS
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

nice place to business lunch or family dinner. the "lombo de porco" is amazing, I really recommend it.

Thank Luciano_Madeira
Vienna, Austria
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81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Nice "churrascaria". Big place, big portions, good Price. It worth it. Nice staff, excellent meat. I'll be back.

1 Thank Öruch K
Porto Alegre, RS
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87 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Barranco exist many decades. Good quality food at reasonable prices. There are special meats. The pork tenderloin with cheese has been better. Ask a meat and go in the basket of salads which you can repeat at will by a single price . Try the crispy thin polenta ; with or without cheese ...

Thank PadillaLuiz
Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Barranco exists since I remember Porto Alegre. It has a nice Beer Garten and good meat. It is one of these places that survives for years, what implies they must add value or they would not be there anymore.

Thank Edle R
Porto Alegre, RS
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is certainly one of the best options in the city. You will find a typical barbecue (churrasco). Pork and fillet steak are excellent ideas.

Thank vdaudt
Montevideo, Uruguay
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Had a great picanha on the terrace, good and quick service and the meat was excellent (great salads too). Price ok, and the sallon looked very good as well. Recommend

Thank MatthiasAmmann

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Protasio Alves 1578 | Petrópolis, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90410-005, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Sul (RS)  >  Porto Alegre
  • Phone Number: +55 51 3331-6172

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