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Porto Alegre - CLOSED

19 East Main Street, Ramsey, NJ 07446
+1 201-825-2222
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
7 Jul 2014
“Lackluster Lunch”
16 Nov 2013
“Wonderful!”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Brazilian, South American
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LOCATION
19 East Main Street, Ramsey, NJ 07446
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1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 7 July 2014

I took a friend there for her Birthday. We both ordered the steak, it was supposed to be one of their specialties. It was probably the worst piece of meat we had ever had !!! It was so tough and impossible to chew, also no...More

Thank michetty
Reviewed 16 November 2013

Porto Alegre Cafe is a gem. Cool room, great staff, and the food was superb. It's a wonderful take on Brazilian cooking -- clean, fresh, modern, not overwhelming in either spice or substance. If you're looking for "traditional" Brazilian food, meaning lots of grilled red...More

1  Thank BruceSimon
Reviewed 10 August 2013

If you are looking for a casual and untypical meal, try this nice and cozy place. The menu is quite basic with focus on salads and sandwiches. There are some main dishes, too. But do not expect a comprehensive selection. The quality of the food...More

Thank Oliver S
Reviewed 30 April 2013

I love the charm of this comfortable little corner spot. Most of the food is good quality , organic which is important to me. The barley salad with grilled free range chicken is key. I only eat free range birds, antibiotic free at home and...More

Thank lutece
Reviewed 24 February 2013

The server was pretty clueless about the food which is always troublesome but the owner is really nice and you do feel very welcome. Unfortunately, the food is quite average. It's too bad because it is a cute little gem in Ramsey. Everything we had...More

Thank funebroker
Reviewed 26 January 2013

Love the warm, opening, friendly environment. The owner sits down with you and chats - she tells you about her love of Brazil (where she is from) and really makes you feel welcome. The food is FANTASTIC. The owner has created everything carefully, with her...More

Thank KatieLynnFor
Reviewed 19 January 2013

Yesterday was my 3rd time here. Each time gets better. The food is just amazing and so different. For the first time I had dessert and now I am hooked! It is a hidden little gem that I just happened on. I have told everyone...More

Thank kirkieblue
Reviewed 23 December 2012

The food is authentic and carefully done. Each dish is prepared to your liking and presented beautifully. The service was a bit slow as the place became more crowded, but the owner and staff were gracious. The hearts of palm salad was remarkably tasty given...More

Thank Donna C
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Another storefront restaurant right downtown just a 2 minute walk from the RR station. A very casual atmosphere inside and, depending on the weather, at the sidewalk tables. The menu has Brazilian and Brazilian inspired treats for your taste buds. Rice and beans are plentiful...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Great selections and everything was delicious. The corn on the cob is a must.

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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Brazilian, South American
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 East Main Street, Ramsey, NJ 07446
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Ramsey
  • Phone Number: +1 201-825-2222
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