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Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse

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$$$$
Far North Central
Steakhouse, Brazilian
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18318 Sonterra Pl, San Antonio, TX 78258-4175
+1 210-564-9400
Today
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Sat 15:30 - 22:00
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California
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114 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Of all the Brazilian type restaurants we have even been to, this one surpasses them all. The food is high end. The cuts are delicious. They are generous with their portions. The ambiance is great. The service is very good. I highly recommend it.

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Thank worldtraveler73_7
Aurora, Colorado
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86 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is probably the nicest Brazilian steakhouse I've ever been to. Excellent salad bar and a nice selection of meats, topped off with wonderful service. The wine and alcohol selection was good and the tres leches cake at the end of the meal was impeccable. You will feel very full when you leave! A bit on the pricey side (most... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best restaurant in SA. I stop by every time I drive into SA. The meats are amazing. The bottom sirloin is a cut of simply joy. The device is the best. There is no such thing as having a bad experience here. Every one is super friendly and their customer service is simply the best. The salad... More 

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Thank Moises H
Arica E, Guest Relations Manager at Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi Moises, Thank you so much for review. We are happy to read that we are your restaurant of choice when you come to Texas. Hope to see you again next time! More 

San Antonio, Texas
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well we have many great things to say about this experience....it was the better of the Brazilian Steakhouses I've had the pleasure of experiencing. Everything was perfectly arranged, the meat cuts were the best tender cuts I've ever had. The filet mignon just melts in your mouth! The best thing is for you to visit! I remain!

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TEXAS
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us went there for business lunch. The restaurant is jam packed. The service was excellent and the salad bar and the Brazilian BBQ were delicious!!

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San Antonio, Texas
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164 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked my office Christmas party here because of its ranking on TripAdvisor. We had a reservation for ten for a couple weeks in advance, but it still took nearly an hour to be seated. During that time, the bartender generously offered to make us recommended drinks. We took her up on her recommendation, unfortunately, and ended up with cocktails... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited for my birthday. The food and service were average. The only thing that is remarkable about a brazilian steakhouse is the all you can eat meat venue. I am at an age where I cannot over eat without packing on the pounds. Might return if we had company with teenage boys who can eat the... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Chama Gaucha for your continued amazing food & service. They have over 15 types of meat to choice from. Plus many amazing sides & their famous cheese rolls. The Brazilian lemonade is addictive! This is our 4th year having our company party & it keeps getting better every year. The staff is very professional & accommodating. Their wine... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, Usa
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

December 9, 7PM, the parking lot was full except, for the valet section! The waiting area and bar were packed shoulder to shoulder. Lots of companies had the same idea to do what we've done for the last five years! Every private room was full and there must have been more than 25 tables of 20 plus people. I wondered... More 

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Thank JeffHenson
Arica E, Guest Relations Manager at Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi Jeff, Thank you so much for your review! We appreciate the patience and understanding in this busy season! Thanks for all the support, hope to see you soon! More 

San Angelo, Texas
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

Food is really good, everytime we go to San Antonio this is a must. Service is really good too, the only detail is that the hostess wasn't very nice and a little bit rude.

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Thank boricua86
Arica E, Guest Relations Manager at Chama Gaucha Brazilian Steakhouse, responded to this review

Hi! Thank you so much for your taking the time to leave a review. We will definitely take care of this internally. We hope to see you again very soon! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Brazilian
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
15:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18318 Sonterra Pl, San Antonio, TX 78258-4175
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio>  > Far North Central
  • Neighbourhood: Far North Central
  • Phone Number: +1 210-564-9400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?