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Carnaval Brazilian Grill

2401 S Carolyn Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57106-4302
+1 605-361-6328
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pineapple” (63 reviews)
“skewers” (37 reviews)
“lamb” (52 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2401 S Carolyn Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57106-4302
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Carnaval Brazilian Grill
1. Roasted Pineapple
"But personally my favorite thing is the lamb and pineapple!"
sarah H
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2. What a fantastic treat!!
Terri M
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"I LOVE this place!!"
See reviews that mention bring your appetite
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11 - 20 of 492 reviews

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went there for Valentine’s Day. We had rice and beans from the salad bar and the steak 🥩 rodízio. Just pure gastronomic heaven.

Thank Carla D
Reviewed 27 January 2018

I've been here several times now since moving to Sioux Falls in 2013. I've enjoyed ordering off the menu, just partaking of the salad bar and ordering the #1 meat selection. Each time the food was excellent and the service exceptional. Whether you're looking for...More

1  Thank MarcieRP
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I have never been to a Brazilian steak house. THIS WAS SO FUN! Leslie was our server and everyone was incredible. The variety of succulent meats, the roasted pineapple, THE SERVICE, all of this made eating here one of my all time favorite places. The...More

Thank Terri M
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Met in Sioux Falls to celebrate our oldest son’s 28th bday. He and his girlfriend met us there, and our youngest son (15) was with us also. It was fun to try all the different types of protein available table-side by the 8-10 waiters dressed...More

Thank Cindyloumurph
Reviewed 3 January 2018

This restaurant is fun for a larger group or for a special occasion. It is worth the expense for a special treat. If you have a larger group, such as a high school debate team or work banquet, it is worth contacting them in advance...More

1  Thank Renae P
Reviewed 29 December 2017

This place is still super great but it is just soooooo expensive. I don't like the shrimp recipe and the lamb is sometimes off, so I usually go with #2 of the service. The last time we visited, the good meat guys disappeared ... twice...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is where we take friends, family and customers for an adventure. We get to joke with all the different servers and test each meat to pick a favorite.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere is fun and light. The service is great. Food is awesome! Staff was extraordinary. I will definitely be back again and will recommend this GREAT place to anyone looking for great food. The price may seem high at a glance, but you are...More

Thank 744ryang
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Twenty of us had a great dinner at this restaurant. Clean facility, friendly-hard working staff. Great food! Will eat here again. Travel safe...

Thank Fred N
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Too loud and chaotic for me. A lot of ppl may like this but not for me. Maybe a big family. Ok serviceMore

1  Thank Bread E
CBGManagement, General Manager at Carnaval Brazilian Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

We apologize that you feel our ambiance was too loud and chaotic. I agree, on the weekends when we are busy and have a live band playing it can definitely be loud in here! I would recommend trying us again during the week sometime when...More

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Questions & Answers
17 May 2017|
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Response from CBGManagement | Property representative |
There are 3 levels to our Gaucho meal. The difference on the 3 levels is the selection of meats. Kids 6 to 12 years old the pricing will be $11.95, $14.95, and/or $16.95.
Jerold B
11 May 2016|
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Response from stac0426 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the exact prices, but I would say around $20-$30 per person depending on what you order. We really like the meat and pineapple from the grill. They also have a great salad bar. We don't usually eat the sides... More
12 April 2016|
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Response from Jimm8117 | Reviewed this property |
Business casual would be appropriate, as well as jeans if desired.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$38
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2401 S Carolyn Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57106-4302
    (W Jeanne Dr)
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Sioux Falls
  • Phone Number: +1 605-361-6328
  • E-mail
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