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Tabua de Carne - Ponta Negra

#17 of 2,432 Restaurants in Natal
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Avenida Engenheiro Roberto Freire 3241, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59090-095, Brazil
+55 84 3642-1236
11:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:30
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:30 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:30
Mon 18:30 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 15:30
Sat 18:30 - 23:30
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Montevideo, Uruguay
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188 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

We go back to this restaurant everytime we are in Natal. fab food, fab price, fab service, fab location for kids! love it. Go here!!

Thank Netty2010
Vinhedo, São Paulo, Brazil
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145 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Its a nice restaurant with local food like carne de sol with macacheira e oleo de garrafa We ate well and the plates are of prety good size Nice view of the ocean

Thank JuniorMazzagardi
Oakham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

Really great quality meat and traditional food. The service is always great here. Highly recommended and a nice atmosphere.

Thank Natalshop
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

It is a Nice place and different style. At my last visit there yesterday with 50 guests I was disappointed. They served too little food, even after I asked for more. And the most of the serving was at once we was sitting down, before we got drinks. The price for food was good, 42 Rais for men and 28... More 

Thank Mons Bertil A
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

How people in Rio Grande do Norte make such an amazing food. Everything there is quite amazing. Carne de sol, farofa d'agua, special rice. I love that food.

Thank Ana Virginia N
London, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2016 via mobile

Well typical Brazil BBQ place, service was not great. The waiters serving the food are not careful and stain your clothes or bags with fat and juice from the meet. You had to ask for being served several times. The dessert was not refilled and we found hair in the food. Overall experience would we go again? No we would... More 

Thank Dhr S
Sao Paulo, SP
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161 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

Tabua de Carne is a interesting mix of regional food “rodizio” (Brazilian style steakhouse) restaurant: you can opt for rodizio or order by menu. Personally, I prefer the last one. The rodizio is very good (well, not as good as the South and Southeast “churrascarias”, but good…), with lots of different types of meat and fish. If you decide for... More 

Thank OYamamoto
Lisbon, Portugal
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71 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2015 via mobile

Price: from 40 to... Discount for women on some days We had the eat all you can menu. It includes the grilled Meat and all the self service food. It was all delicious, I ate a lot.. The employes where very nice and always bringing New Meat. I also recomnend the roasted cheese with honey. Unfortunally, in my group 4... More 

Thank juniorblues
LUIZSEGUNDO, Proprietário at Tabua de Carne - Ponta Negra, responded to this review

I would like to apologize for what happened because it is not common that happen. Anyway, we asked for our team to have more attention at work. In that day had no more reports of problems with other clients, but some are more sensitive to fat and some plates contains our local butter, which is more fat than standard butter.... More 

Santa Fe, New Mexico
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403 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 337 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2014

Stepping onto the grounds of this restaurant, you experience an entirely different atmosphere than the street you just stepped in from...landscaping, outdoor seating, and a distinctive look to the design of the restaurant. If you order from the "serve yourself" menu, you can treat yourself to many different Brazilian dishes. If you are a meat lover, you have died and... More 

Thank DB-Raw
Berlin, Germany
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89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2014

During our visit to Natal we went their three times: 2x rodizio, 1x a'la carte We always liked it. Good buffet and meat selection. Very good value for money. During the weeks there are special discounts on the rodizio. We also like the live music (MPB) on the weekend

Thank shensen

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Barbecue, Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 16:00
18:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:30
11:30 - 15:30
11:30 - 15:30
11:30 - 15:30
11:30 - 15:30
11:30 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Engenheiro Roberto Freire 3241, Natal, State of Rio Grande do Norte 59090-095, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Norte (RN)  >  Natal
  • Phone Number: +55 84 3642-1236

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