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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse

645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
+1 612-338-1344
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“skewers” (60 reviews)
“lamb” (87 reviews)
“meat sweats” (16 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American, Gluten Free Options
645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This was an amazing time! The food was delicious with anything you can imagine! There were so many different options! You use a red and green card to alert the staff if you want more or not so you don’t feel annoyed either! Take a...More

Thank Christina-Marie J
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The service is top, the food (meat/steak) is high quality and you can taste a large variety of cuts and flavors. Good salat bar with salmon, cold meat selection as well. Lovely wine list. Enjoy!!

Thank GlobetrotterDK1967
Reviewed 4 days ago

As Churrascaria restuarants go, this one is a bit better than average. Would not rave about it but the meats are solid, pretty good salad bar and they do a good job of responding to specific requests.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow, what a cool place to spend some $$ and if you sign up for their mailing list you'll get coupons emailed to you all the time - so why not?!?! This place is more than MEATS the eye! ; ) You can be a...More

Thank SJVollmer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place and family friendly. Been here 3 or 4 times and never disappointed. Lunch is less busy but parking can be a challenge

Thank Aicam L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I’d heard about this pace for awhile and wanted to checkbook t out so my sisters surprised me for my birthday before a concert at the Historic State Theatre just a block is so away. Atmosphere was great, none of us had ever been to...More

Thank 3mnrobins
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fogo is delicious! The lamb and the filet were excellent! The salad bar also has smoked salmon, capers, caperberries, and so many fresh options! I suggest not eating any meals before u go because there is so much food! Wonderful place, they also remodeled recently...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As always, the salad bar and meat options are extraordinaire. Service and food incredible. We return over and over again for fabulous food.

Thank Patricia W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the most unique restaurants I have eaten at. All the meat you can eat. Great salad bar as well, I can't compare the salad bar to any other place I have ever eaten, it's amazing. Fun green/red disc system to let...More

Thank lukeandsarahmiller92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At this location, it appears that you have to be a male/female couple or ordering alcohol to get the gauchos to stop at your table. For a good 10-15 minutes, the beef, filet, high end meats were passed by me dining alone and the two...More

Thank SPG-BA
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Joel H
13 April 2017|
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Response from WestCork3 | Reviewed this property |
I would consider it smart casual. While there I saw little or nobody in t-shirts.
29 December 2016|
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Response from Cassandra111111 | Reviewed this property |
All the cuts are included in the meal but if you like a one in particular you can request them to bring that one for you as many times as you want
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$48 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 645 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-1818
    (7th St. S)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 612-338-1344
We are an authentic Churrascaria (Brazilian Steakhouse) from Rio Grande do Sul in southern Brazil which features superior service, unrivaled cuisine and a unique dining experience.You will be pampered by our authentic Gaucho chefs who come to your tableside to carve a variety of succulent meats right off their skewers. Our featured meats have been slow-roasted over an open flame and lightly seasoned to preserve the unique taste of each tender cut.Adding to our unique dining experience, you will be treated to a sumptuous, gourmet salad and vegetable bar featuring over 30 items including imported cheeses, cured meats, fresh vegetables and more. We complement your meal with traditional Brazilian side dishes such as caramelized bananas, crispy polenta, seasoned mashed potatoes and our world-famous cheese bread (pao de queijo).No meal is complete without trying a refreshing caipirinha, something from our award-winning wine list or one of our decadent desserts
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