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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse

645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
+1 612-338-1344
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (54 reviews)
“picanha” (16 reviews)
“meat sweats” (15 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Gluten Free Options
645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had never been to a Brazilian steakhouse before but since a group of my colleagues and friends were going, I thought why not? The buffet was very extensive with a great selection of fruits, vegetables, smoked salmon and much more, the finger food brought...More

Thank sheibans
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a company dinner in this interesting place. Service was very forestalling. It was really all you can eat. Don't take too much from the salad bar - stay with the meat! For filling your stomach with salad and bread this place is too...More

Thank P1474THandreasb
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing place. Incredible food - different types of meats and salad bar. Enjoyed the parmesan pork tenderloin. Also, liked the cheesy popovers and the crispy polenta. The carmelized bananas were yummy.

Thank mplsman2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the 2nd time for me to this restaurant but the first time for my husband. It was his birthday. We were not impressed. It was a Saturday night and it was busy but it's no excuse for poor food and service. Everything we...More

Thank beech3242
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The girlfriend and I went here on Valentine's day. We couldn't have been happier. It was surly all you can eat. Food and service was excellent. I would highly recommend.

Thank Jim P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We all gathered for our grandsons birthday. We've dined at Brazilian restaurants before; so we knew what to expect. The salad/hot bar was ok. The Meats are brought around on rotisserie stakes by servers. We never saw the tenderloin stake a 2nd time even though...More

Thank msriverboater
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is always busy and the food is very good. Service is normally excellent but has slipped a little lately. Meats are roaming around table to table and most are excellent with just a few duds. Seems like some of the cheaper meats are...More

Thank dave9956
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really wanted to like this place but in the end my wife and I were disappointed in the overall experience. We found it to be off putting when we were ready to eat and turned our round disc over to green (which meant the...More

Thank Eugene W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A style and taste to remember! We had our annual family birthday celebration and this has been one of our favorites. Everything was spectacular. Don't miss the opportunity to try it out!

Thank Carissa H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A must stop for meat lovers. I don't recommend for children if you are on a budget because you will not get your monies worth. Children cant eat the volume we can. Nice salad bar and sides as well. But I recommend not eating too...More

Thank Jason C
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Questions & Answers
Joel H
13 April 2017|
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Response from americroat | Reviewed this property |
Actually saw both when I was there for lunch. I was dressed casually.
28 December 2016|
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Response from Cassandra111111 | Reviewed this property |
All the cuts are included in the meal but if you like a one in particular you can request them to bring that one for you as many times as you want
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$48 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
    (7th St. S)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-338-1344
We are an authentic Churrascaria (Brazilian Steakhouse) from Rio Grande do Sul in southern Brazil which features superior service, unrivaled cuisine and a unique dining experience.You will be pampered by our authentic Gaucho chefs who come to your tableside to carve a variety of succulent meats right off their skewers. Our featured meats have been slow-roasted over an open flame and lightly seasoned to preserve the unique taste of each tender cut.Adding to our unique dining experience, you will be treated to a sumptuous, gourmet salad and vegetable bar featuring over 30 items including imported cheeses, cured meats, fresh vegetables and more. We complement your meal with traditional Brazilian side dishes such as caramelized bananas, crispy polenta, seasoned mashed potatoes and our world-famous cheese bread (pao de queijo).No meal is complete without trying a refreshing caipirinha, something from our award-winning wine list or one of our decadent desserts
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