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Churrasqueira Bairrada Restaurant

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144 Jericho Tpke, Mineola, NY 11501-1701
+1 516-739-3856
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 22:30
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Mineola, New York
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent food! The service is friendly and they don't rush you out the door when you are done eating. The atmosphere is busy and lively with conversation. My favorite place to in Mineola!

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Thank wjcampy
Wilton, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have not been back to dine in this immediate area for several decades since moving out of state. Since it was Long Island Restaurant Week we decided to meet friends half way and dine at Bairrada. Our friends neglected to check if the restaurant was participating, which they were not, but all turned out well as Bairrada's serves family... More 

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Fresh Meadows, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been coming here for years and always pleases. It has become where my friends and I go for our annual dinner around the holidays as well. Absolutely love the food (usually get the rodizio) as well as the white sangria! Food coma for sure afterwards..love this pace!

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Thank Geury V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Was there Wednesday night and the place was packed. Go with the nonstop meat. It was amazing. Had a few Portuguese Beers to go with my meal and I was a happy man. The bacon wrapped chicken was spot on and the various meats were cooked perfectly and served table side. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank Misterfp
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I have been going to this place regularly eversince my friend brought me this restaurant. You just have to wait a little longer but its worth it. Their chicken is to die for. You must try their dessert as well. I love their tres leches cake. You will keep on coming back for more.

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Thank Issa I
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Would love to come here more often, but no reservations are accepted. Food is good. Wait time between 6-8 is always more the 30 minutes. Patience is rewarded here.

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Thank Arnie C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Neighborhood eatery, amazing chicken, prime rib, roast pork just as good for take-out as eating in. Of course, eating in allows all the terrific extras served with the meal-salad, home made potato chips, olives and the best sangria!

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Thank Barbara M
New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My brother has been to this restaurant in Smithtown we decided to go here because it's closer. The restaurant is very quaint and it was very busy lots of families having dinner. The menu has something for everyone. My brother had a whole fish and my dad had the Salmon. My husband and mom had the chicken. My niece and... More 

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Shirley, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great ambiance, you see the chicken being cooked, all fresh stuff. Services is great and prices are reasonable. Go, you will like it.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I have visited this restaurant for over 20 years and it is still my favorite restaurant today! The staff is amazing and the food is out of this world !!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Portuguese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 144 Jericho Tpke, Mineola, NY 11501-1701
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Mineola
  • Phone Number: +1 516-739-3856
Description
Churrasqueira Bairrada Restaurant is an authentic Portuguese rodizio renowned for its classic briquette-fired cuisine.Founded in 1992 by Manuel Carvalho, Churrasqueira quickly captured the attention of The New York Times, earning rave reviews and a frenetic following that continues to this day. Fame for its chicken and its spirited atmosphere and celebrity sightings as well as its flavorful fare, Churrasqueira is a source of pride for Mineola’s large Portuguese population – and a staple for anyone that loves classic latin and portuguese cuisine.

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