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Churrasqueira Bairrada Restaurant

144 Jericho Tpke, Mineola, NY 11501-1701
+1 516-739-3856
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice” (13 reviews)
“salad” (14 reviews)
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144 Jericho Tpke, Mineola, NY 11501-1701
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were a group of 10 and had a very nice meal here. For starters they put out a nice salad, unsalted potato chips, unsalted french fries and a nice rice dish. The bread was very good also. I had a very nice pork loin...More

Thank Joe P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was amazing and the staff were all very friendly. The all you can eat meat is a must try special, but be prepared, many people go there for that so there will be a wait. However, it is definitely worth it. The food was...More

Thank jonichristel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun place but be ready for crowds...both in the waiting area and the close tables....most people order the "all you can meat dinner"....waiters circle around and give you plenty of food that is tasty....save yourself for the filet (which doesn't circulate quite as often as...More

Thank Missy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food, service all amazing. They need to build a bigger restaurant or do something about the long wait to get a table. Can be an hour plus most times!

Thank ShannonSk8s
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Adequate street parking. No reservations needed, pleasant staff. Huge table salad, chickens are delicious, 4 sides included ( baked potato, potato chips home made, rice, assorted steamed vegetables. Wait staff very attentive. nice assortment of entrees, but wanted to try the recommended chickens. Really with...More

Thank GARY W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is plain and simply a good food place to eat. Nothing special, but the quality is always there and i have never been disappointed.

Thank Lawrence M
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

We went there for pick up I was very disappointed with the whole thing because I had ordered the door for my birthday party and no one liked it.Chicken was very dry and over cooked rice had no flavour and the fish fillets was very...More

Thank Beverly B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I have been to this restaurant on a number of occasions as I am a big fan of bacalao and all of the ways they make it are delicious. This past Sunday I tried a recipe I had not tried before. The bacalao was baked...More

Thank 92angelc
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This place cranks out hundreds and hundreds of pounds of chicken, beef, pork, etc. every night. Genuine Portuguese barbecue food in a restaurant that looks like you walked into Lisbon. I got the whole roasted chicken and pork loin to go. When I got it...More

Thank zingle1
Reviewed 16 June 2017

My group of 6 was looking for a place to eat last night and we called Bairrada - we were told there were plenty of empty tables (they don't take reservations) - we called a second time 5 minutes later and got the same answer...More

Thank DCH1216
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Diane D
4 May 2015|
Response from drwbm | Reviewed this property |
Yes I always buy a pug at Bairrada in Mineola. I've tried others and they are the best, and reliable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
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
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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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