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529 Alma St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1602
+1 650-327-1323
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Latin, Barbecue, Gluten Free Options
529 Alma St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1602
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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Totally amazing, especially for the price. The variety and flavor of meats was incredible. The servings were frequent and generous. There is also a buffet to accompany the meats to break up the meal a little. Go in hungry!

Thank VH-MJB
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Sooooo good! If you are a lover of all things cooked over fire, especially delicious meats, then you must try Pampas. There is also a great salad bar with lots of vegetables and side dishes. So you can eat here as a vegetarian, but really,...More

Thank nsb218
Reviewed July 8, 2018

I was invited to a dinner at Pampas as part of a business event. At first, I was worried because I am vegetarian. Fortunately, there are multiple vegetarian options. I was not hungry, so I opted for the cheese plate. Having been a meat eater...More

Thank GourmandTrashPanda
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We started with happy hour, which pampas has every night. My son loves the spice of some of the drinks, so we ordered a few different drinks to start. We then moved to our table and started with an enormous plate of salad options -...More

Thank Alheonu
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in here to eat as I didn't want to wait in SF traffic to get back to the hotel. Ended up doing the traditional experience with unlimited meat and paired it with a red cab from Napa. The chorizo, filet, top sirloin, etc were...More

Thank anthonyp116
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

14 different types of meats grilled. Salad bar was also excellent. Very good wine selection. Service was good. Good for big team dinner.

Thank seanseungw0nj
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Pampas offers a dining experience of Brazil known as Rodizio. During business trips to Brazil I have experienced many restaurants of this type. Unfortunately, while Pampas is a fairly authentic experience the dining itself is not as pleasurable because they do not slice off only...More

Thank Wilton W
Reviewed November 8, 2017

Complete feast in the Brazilian tradition of eating barbecued meat. Distributed between some 9 or 10 different types of preparations covering pork, beef,chicken and fish; the fare is amazing. The sirloin steaks were out of the world. To add to it the salad bar is...More

Thank Shyamal B
Reviewed October 15, 2017

We went for a team dinner, and it was amazing, I had nothing else but meat. Staff was supper friendly and the wine list had good and reasonable price. Fillet Mignon is something that you should really try, but all meat was really good quality...More

Thank ramospablo
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

The concept of serving the varies of meeting in a course fits very good if you go there in a big group and want to spend sometime together. The food was tasty and at high quality. An introduction to the concept should have been done...More

Thank YMK01
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 Alma St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1602
    (University Ave)
  • Public Transportation: The Palo Alto Caltrain stop is directly across the street.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-327-1323
  • E-mail
In the heart of downtown Palo Alto, fine dining meets entertainment and extravagance, and authentic Brazilian cuisine is served with contemporary style. Amidst this ambiance, you'll feel at home whether you're having an impromptu gathering, romantic rendezvous, family dinner, or business function. Let Pampas infuse the spirit of Brazil into your evening!
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