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Rei Do Gado Brazilian Steak House

$$ - $$$Steakhouse, , Latin
939 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
+1 619-702-8464
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Latin, Barbecue, South American, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
939 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
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1 - 10 of 373 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for dinner and left. Customer service was horrible and the food was mediocre. The potatoes and salmon and yuca were all cold and hard. When we told our waiter he told the manager but never came back to say anything to us. When...More

Thank LaudyNYC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing experience. Our party of four enjoyed the different selections of steaks. I believe they have 21 types of steak and our family tried to eat all 21.....the person at the table who ate the most tried only 11 lol

Thank Nhung N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went once and will never return. When people inquire about this place I tell them exactly what I experienced in detail. Discriminated against the guy pouring wine. Horrible customer service. Without saying a word his body language spoke volumes and he clearly did not want...More

Thank Jetset18MelM
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

I toke my dinner yesterday it was grate delicious and tasty. They serve you with all type of meet beef, chicken, sausage and sheep non stop eating and they have very nice salad buffet lovely cheese bread and rice and all type of sauce. When...More

Thank Maher M
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Well, I come here at least twice a year. Food and service are great. It's about time to get that carpet replace because as soon as you get in you can smell this "old/funny" odor. It's not coming from the food or the buffet is...More

Thank Seby66
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I had been at dozens of Brazilians churrascarias in my life time (mostly in Brazil). Hands down Rei do Gado in San Diego is the worst one. Don't get fooled by the cheaper price, the "lunch special" is a ripped-off, you get a subset of...More

Thank Ze M
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Food was very good and so was the service. However ı could not eat as much as ı wanted because ı was not hungry that much. I strongly recommend to go there hungry, even ı recommend not to eat salad as a starter :)

Thank Ozgur E
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Some of the best service we have had in a long time and we eat out several times a week. I read One negative review recently and I cannot see how anyone could not be happy with the service because it was nearly flawless and...More

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 7 July 2017

We heard about this place from a Chinese media for a long time and finally tried it out. It meets the hype. The restaurant has an exotic Latin American feel, with handsome guys carrying different meat around the tables. It has a buffet area with...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Best romantic restorant with live music and best staff manners. Food selection is excellent Price $$-$$$ Atmosphere - relaxing Live music Clean and inviting

Thank Leonid F
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wwemrpeeps85
13 August 2017|
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Response from Wayne G | Reviewed this property |
I find that churasco Brazilian restaurants know the best temperature and seasonings and doneness for their meats. While I usually like rare beef, I would never ask for anything different than they serve. If they can, they... More
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Buckmode
6 April 2017|
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Response from Wayne G | Reviewed this property |
Certainly no dress code in San Diego !! They accept anyone who wishes to eat there. It depends on your comfort level with what you are wearing vs the other customers. Overall, any Latin American restaurant will tend to be... More
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PickyglobetrotterUk
29 November 2016|
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Response from Rei Do Gado B | Property representative |
Yes! I have a private business room with maximum occupancy of 24. You can visit our website to make a group reservation to inquire about private room!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$55
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Buffet
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 939 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
    (Broadway)
  • Public Transportation: A trolley station is located on B street. A bus stop is right across from Rei Do Gado.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-702-8464
  • E-mail
Description
The churrasco (Brazilian barbecue) is a traditional feast that has been celebrated in Brazil for centuries. It is a unique and healthy way of roasting meat over a mesquite flame that preserves tenderness and gives it a taste unmatched by any other. Guests of Rei do Gado will encounter an unlimited buffet of typical dishes and salads.
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