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Samba Fire - CLOSED

700 N Milwaukee Ave, #128, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1593
+1 847-367-5607
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
16 Jul 2014
“Pretty good”
29 May 2014
“Not Bad, but not the Best”
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Brazilian, Steakhouse, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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700 N Milwaukee Ave, #128, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1593
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 16 July 2014

Seen some bad reviews, but I had a good time with some colleagues here. Only bad moment was when the waiter was a little rude and impatient when I didn't understand the rules of engagement the first time. First time in a Churrascaria.

Thank Th0m4s_1
Reviewed 29 May 2014

I have had Brazilian food in many places, including South America, so I think I am a good judge of this kind of restaurant. The meats were tasty, but I have to agree with other reviewers concerning the salad bar which I thought was poor--...More

Thank OperaDiva71
Reviewed 10 May 2014

Samba Fire is a Brazilian steakhouse. I've been to many restaurants like this. This one was fairly good, but I've had better. The salad bar was sub-par - very small selection, and kind of messy - I was kind of disappointed by it. There was...More

1  Thank Chuck607
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Definitely not going there again! -Can you make reservations? Yes, but they "don't have you on the list and you'll have to wait anyway." -Is there a salad bar? Oh yeah, but horrible selection and somehow they run low on the good stuff. If you're...More

Thank meech123456
Reviewed 25 March 2014

DON'T COME HERE! Service is horrible and food is served raw if served at all. The price is not cheap and the food is not worth it. The staff limits how much food is served to each guest and the food does not taste how...More

Thank DaCat80
Reviewed 19 March 2014

When the Japanese steakhouse across the street had a 3-hour wait, we decided to try Samba Fire. This was our first Brazilian steakhouse experience. We didn't expect the $32 per person price tag. It's located in a strip mall, but inside is well decorated and...More

Thank rclyon
Reviewed 7 February 2014 via mobile

Tried this restaurant again at request of teenage son. For a $150 bill for three, the quality of the meat and salad bar should have been quite high. Specialty of house is sirloin steak - very salty. One piece of meat seemed off. Basic salad...More

Thank NatureEnthusiast7
Reviewed 10 December 2013

A great Brazilian rodizio restaurant. You get the same or best quality as Fogo o Chao, but with better price and a very good waitstaff service. The big chooses of salad bar, including a good selection of typical Brazilian entries in the salad bar. The...More

Thank Cardozolili
Reviewed 10 October 2013

My first time here and didnt know what to expect, but had a great evening the food was excellent, a huge choice of dishes both hot & cold plenty of seating and great for families and kids very reasonable prices and great service

Thank Taur033
Reviewed 4 May 2013 via mobile

Great place to eat! Everyone here are very helpful and friendly! The food are superb! They even have a band and sone entertainers. price might be high, but its worth it! I highly recommend this place!

1  Thank JD_guam
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  • Address: 700 N Milwaukee Ave, #128, Vernon Hills, IL 60061-1593
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Lake County  >  Vernon Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 847-367-5607
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