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Samba Brazilian Grill

) #54 of 779 Restaurants in Madison €€€€ , Latin, South American
240 W Gilman St, Madison, WI 53703-1810
+1 608-257-1111
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“flank steak” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Brazilian, Latin, South American, Steakhouse, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
240 W Gilman St, Madison, WI 53703-1810
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1 - 10 of 208 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last night I had the privilege of being in a wedding in Samba, everything was spectacularly good, the salad bar, the meats, etc. But what I most want to praise and highlight was the Manager's personal attention, it really was something wonderful. I congratulate him

Thank hectorortiz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You flip the drum on your table to green and the gauchos load you up with steak, chicken, lamb, and what ever else they have going on the fire, shaved at your table. It was amazing and terrible at the same time, take care not...More

Thank Zach C
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Wonderful, non-stop supply of tasty roasted meats. Generous bartenders and a nice, relaxed and casual atmosphere.

Thank wesparker
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

The meat is great and the salade buffet is also pretty okay, but it's all about the meat. So if you like meat this is a great place to eat.

Thank Lars E
Reviewed 27 March 2017

While the Sunday brunch menu is a bit more limited than other times, we did not miss a thing. The salad, fruit, cheese and vegetable station were complemented by eggs, bacon, waffles and a number of decadent desserts--AND the grilled pineapple, sausage, ham and steak...More

Thank gawarfield
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

This food was to die for, absolutely amazing. The service was wonderful as well. I would recommend it to any couple, romantic candlelit dinner. My favorites were the cheese and pineapple and least favorite item was the leg of lamb. Highly recommend this place a...More

Thank Nicholefrederick
Reviewed 21 March 2017

When asked for our drink order, I asked for guarana, I was told we don't have it. Are they serious, a Brazilian Grill and don't have the number one soft drink of Brazil. When I finished my salad the server ask if she could take...More

Thank 573merlef
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Love Love Love this place!!! Awesome salad bar, featuring goat cheese.... Artichokes..... Chick peas..... Squash.... And so much more!!! 9 kinds of meat and as a sweet treat the grilled pineapple is a Must!!!

Thank Melissa Z
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Had a reservation on a Monday night for 3 for a business and meeting meal. First, although there was a host at front desk...no real greeting. It was freezing so we all had winter coats...no offer to hang coats. I actually didn't realize they had...More

1  Thank Shannan L
Reviewed 25 November 2016

The food was unbelievable! This was my first Brazilian grill so I tried everything. The cheeses, salads, soup, bread and of course the meat were all delicious. My favorite meat was the top sirloin. The traditional soup was so good I am going to attempt...More

Thank SSAubie
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Em D
How much for brunch?
30 May 2017|
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Response from Zach C | Reviewed this property |
I think it was around $20 dollars. Groupon will run something every once and a while.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$35 - US$100
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 240 W Gilman St, Madison, WI 53703-1810
    (State Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 608-257-1111
  • E-mail
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