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Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse

1019 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94607
+1 510-238-9388
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lamb” (6 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
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Barbecue, Steakhouse, Brazilian
1019 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94607
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse
1. Meat Parade
"Exceptional Fillets, sirloins. Great service."
Gary P
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2. Really nice experience
"The salad bar is really good. Lots of varieties of meats"
Ebert K
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3. Great Food and Atmosphere
"The steak, chicken, and lamb all melted in your mouth!"
Coffy B
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Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

I have been living in Oakland most of my adult life since my junior year in college. I've seen the changes in Oakland that has been occurring. Despite some unpopular changes that some of the residents feel there have been some things have been for...More

Thank Gerald R
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

I ate at Galeto over the weekend and I just loved it! The food was delicious! There was a great variety of sides, and all of those were yummy as well. The steak, chicken, and lamb all melted in your mouth! The waitstaff was so...More

Thank Coffy B
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Not that there aren't veggies here -- as others note, there's a great buffet/salad bar that can make a meal in itself. But the real reason to come here is for the meat: the pork parmesan was tasty and moist, and the chicken was good,...More

Thank edwardsmom24
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

A good spot for good food in a safe area. The taste and texture of the meat they serve is really great, and the buffet is also very nice. If you’re in Oakland you should check out the place!

Thank Daniel3001
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Galeto is a great restaurant to go for a special occasion or for any occasion! I have been there with my family once and with my co-workers twice. Every time I went, I came home so satisfied. The restaurant is so clean and the servers...More

Thank fyc4
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a great little spot, right in the middle of downtown Oakland. There is a gourmet salad bar full of options and mouth-watering rodizio going around all day. For me personally, I had pao de queijo, polenta, grilled chicken, filet mignon, mango salad and...More

Thank acolive
Galeto B, Guest Relations Manager at Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Oi, Thank you for your review. We look forward to seeing you here again! Galeto Team!

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Our experience at Galeto is one we’ll never forget! We had my daughters wedding rehearsal dinner with friends and family (30 of us!) and people are still raving about the food and service. Everything was beautifully presented and tasted so good. PS...The lamb is incredible!

Thank EithneMarie
Galeto B, Guest Relations Manager at Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Oi EithneMarie, We appreciate your review and we are glad you had a wonderful experience with your family at Galeto! Obrigado!

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

Go and enjoy it . I think you all would like it have an appetite the meat keeps coming, I don't drink alcohol, but my friends told me that the Caipirinha is amazingly tasty. Is there for those who don’t eat meat a variety of...More

Thank Leticia F
Galeto B, Guest Relations Manager at Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Oi Leticia, We appreciate your review! Once you don't drink alcohol, next time try our Brazilian Soda! It's amazing! Obrigado!

Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here tons of times, and each time is great. Great food great service great atmosphere. Everything taste good but hold off on the salad bar because they have tons of meat coming your way and your going to want to try them all....More

Thank zeick11
Galeto B, Guest Relations Manager at Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 9, 2018

Oi Zeick, We appreciate your review. Next time when you visit Galeto ask for the floor manager, show this respond and get a Brazilian Soda on us! Obrigado!

Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

they definitely are the best steakhouse in the area! Also the buffet was very nice. I loved the beans and the salmon.

Thank Lucas K
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April 27, 2017|
Response from Marianne L | Property representative |
Hi, Near by the restaurant you can find private parkings or also free parking on the street. It has really easy access.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Barbecue, Steakhouse, Brazilian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1019 Clay Street, Oakland, CA 94607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-238-9388
  • E-mail
Welcome to Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse, an authentic Brazilian steakhouse where the flavors of Brazil come alive. Churrascaria (choo-rah-scah-ree-ah) is the name used to describe a restaurant that serves meat, mostly grilled, and Rodizio is a method of serving different cuts of meat that originated south of Brazil in the early 1800s. Gauchos roam the dining room continuously offering exquisite churrasco of 12 to 14 rotisserie meats including beef, lamb, pork, chicken and sausage, perfectly seasoned and carved tableside by our Rodizio Gauchos. Come to visit us to experience an authentic Brazilian churrascaria and Share a one-of-a-kind experience with your friends and family.
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