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Churrascao Gaucho

#459 of 1,446 Restaurants in Porto
Certificate of Excellence
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Avenida da Boavista 313 | 4050, Porto 4050-115, Portugal
+351 22 609 8206
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
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19:00 - 23:00
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Nicosia, Cyprus
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179 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Style wise this place is very old fashioned, with old chairs, tables and decor, staff are friendly and are dressed in suits and add to the experience. Food is excellent. Prices are good. We were a bit weary about the cost due to reviews about starters being offered. Choose the rodizio and you can go wrong. They made a mistake... More 

Thank Alkis_H
Bridport, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

This restaurant is a blast from the past but quite nice for all that, specialising in grilled meats. The staff are efficient and look to be very family based. The meats are well presented but the local custom of serving both rice and French fries but no green vegetables is a bit wearisome. The black beans are a nice addition,... More 

Thank Colin S
Porto, Portugal
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Tipical Brasilien food but also tipical portuguese food. I use to go there every month but, since 1981we are going to have lunch every first of January.

Thank ZeprCem
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

Porto has numerous good fish restaurants. But if you like to eat some really good meat or beef, this is the place to be. The rodizio menu is great. After dinner we were invited to the kitchen and saw the original charcoal barbecue grill ourselves. We could see the skewers of meat rotating over the dancing flames. Food is prepared... More 

Thank Geert_en_Floor
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We went to this restaurant after looking for a Brazilian Barbeque place. The service good and the food very Brazilian! We were quite happy. The only problem we had was being charged €18 on top of what we ordered for the entrees we thought were complimentary as we did not ask for them!

Thank hannnnahh
Porto, Portugal
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191 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

After three hours at the Bank near the Boavista roundabout, with two English friends, we asked the manager for a restaurant in the area, he recommended this as a place to eat well at a reasonable price. After climbing the six steps leading to the first floor of an old building on the Avenida da Boavista, we found an environment... More 

Thank JOSPIR89
Madrid, Spain
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant because of it being around the corner from our hotel, and were really surprised. The waitstaff really take care of you above and beyond what you would expect nowadays. The food was delicious and reasonably priced.

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Porto, Portugal
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190 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2015

The place "rodízio " and tipical brasilian food with good selection of wines. Excelent food quality but not cheap.

Thank henriquemourao
London, UK
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

This place feels a bit like dining in a dungeon but the food is very good solid Brazilian fare. Good service and value for money. Be wary of the starters that arrive at the table without ordering. You'll be charged for it!

Thank nal0112
Lake Bluff, Illinois 60044
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2015

Interior is cellar like with great chandeliers, and very friendly service. We plan to return this evening as well.

Thank meatthebluff

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Latin, Brazilian, Barbecue, European, Spanish, Portuguese, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida da Boavista 313 | 4050, Porto 4050-115, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Porto
  • Phone Number: +351 22 609 8206

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?