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Tabua de Carne - Joao Pessoa

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$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Grill
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Avenida Senador Ruy Carneiro 648 | Tambaú, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba 58039-180, Brazil
+55(83) 3247-5970
11:30 - 23:00
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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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124 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

This is the *real* Northeastern food, delicious, well served, an amazing experience. Do try the paçoca and pirão de queijo coalho with carne de sol filet. The service is very good and the price is totally reasonable. I'll definitely come back.

Thank GBaroni
Belo Horizonte, MG
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Nice place to try local dried meat in assorted types, although the meat came more cooked than what we asked for. Thumbs up for the opportunity to try out many traditional dishes from this brazilian region: paçoca, pirão de queijo, queijo coalho, green beans and many others. The variety of serving sizes is also a plus. The waiter was kind,... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 23 April 2014

That was my worst experience ever, in whole Brazil. I went there with my family on Easter Monday("Tiradentes " holiday) for a nice lunch, but we got the opposite...upon arrival, no one came to sit us a table...we had to ask 4 times and wait 30 minutes for a single bottle of beer...1:30 hours after ordering food, the dishes weren't... More 

Thank Marcus Vinicius P
Joao Pessoa, PB
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88 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2013

No one should visit Brazilian Northeast city without trying the famous "Carne de Sol". And Tabua de Carne makes the best Carne de Sol in Joao Pessoa and Natal. And the entrees are enough for 2 to 3 people.

Thank Pcpires
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2013

if terere is to full, this is the way. i never tried the churraso here, but the tabua with picanha is delocious. the service is good and fast. the place is not so crowded like terere, but the meet quality of picanha served on the wooden plade is delicious. it comes with the north east typical sides, like fired root,... More 

Thank sure4shurik
Katy, Texas
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397 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2012

This restaurant has very good food (especially the typical cut they call "carne de sol") and the ambient has a very nice decoration with details in wood. One thing they need to improve is the parking space... Very limited causing some trouble. Also, price is a bit high in comparison to other restaurants of the same type.

Thank engped

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Senador Ruy Carneiro 648 | Tambaú, Joao Pessoa, State of Paraiba 58039-180, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Paraiba (PB)  >  Joao Pessoa
  • Phone Number: +55(83) 3247-5970

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