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Picanha Brazilian Grill

6501 Castor Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19149-2793
+1 215-743-4647
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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Brazilian, Latin, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
6501 Castor Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19149-2793
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

I actually pretty blown away with Picanha. I'm not totally sure what I was expecting before going in, as I (whether fairly or not) judge EVERY Brazilian steakhouse to the holy grail of Brazilian steakhouses, Fogo De Chao. So, before entering, I couldn't entirely wrap...More

Thank Matt_C_NJ
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This place provides the best selection of meats for a fraction of the price of other Brazilian style grills. The staff is very professional and provides superior service. I can't wait to go back again.

Thank Peri A
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

Had a group of 5 of us, and because I like the Brazilian Rodizio cooking, I wanted to try this place since it had some very good reviews. The issue we had is that we had 2 members of our group who were not interested...More

2  Thank John S
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We used the Groupon for two dinners. This included two meals, two desserts, and two drinks (non refillable). Drinks are canned. The price was around $60 for two. The seating is open and upon entering you can view everyone in the location. The staff was...More

Thank Shawn D
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The closest thing you'll taste of authentic Brasilian Food! This is the best Brasilian steakhouse I have been to this far aside from Majorica in Rio de Janiero! My family have been coming here for years and for me it'll be 10 years now. Food...More

Thank Jaderey
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

I was looking looking for a place to go with a group of friends to introduce them to some great wines and somebody suggested Picanha. I had not been in 8-10 years but, figured we'd give it another try. They had expanded and refurbished since...More

Thank AndyRinPA
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Best food in the North East - Reasonable prices - Extremely clean and nice restauraunt. We never miss an opportunity for at least one visit when in Philadelphia. Picanha has never disappointed us in five-years of visits. Nice folks and great food!!!

1  Thank 37TM
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I go to dinner with another couple once a month. We decided to try Picanha in Feb. What a wonderful treat. We have been to 2 other Brazilian restaurants in NJ and PA. This was the best. The meat that they brought...More

2  Thank LisaHN8061GL
Reviewed 16 July 2015

My colleague from Saudi Arabia was visiting Philadelphia for the first time for a 10 day workshop at Salus U in Elkins Park, so after picking up Alfarghal at the airport and making the obligatory stops at Termini's for cannoli and Independence Hall, it was...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 7 May 2015

My husband and I went out for a special dinner and chose Picanha. We have not been in the restaurant for a while, but it seems they upgraded. Nothing fancy, but a very welcoming and happy atmosphere. The food was delicious, and it was very...More

1  Thank Mary C
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28 July 2017|
Response from jan_klincewicz |
No. BYOB.. They will make you Caperenhas if you bring ingredients.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6501 Castor Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19149-2793
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-743-4647
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