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Rua Caminho do Mar e Nascer do Sol, Canoa Quebrada, State of Ceara, Brazil
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Canoa Quebrada, CE
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 August 2016

if you want to eat meat well done you have to go there, don`t try anywhere else. that is the place. between mossoro and fortaleza you cant get a better meat.

Thank Joerg S
Zurich, Switzerland
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126 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2016

We love "el argentino". Because it is one of the places in Canoa Quebrada, where you can have a proper BBQ. Located at the south end of Broadway, the restaurant is often very busy and therefore, we sometimes book a table, which is usually not necessary in Canoa. So, if you like meat, you will not be disappointed.

Thank Roman K
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

The first time I went there was five years ago, it moved and now is in a great place. The steaks are the best choice, really tasty. I just think they could have a wider range of side dishes. I recommend!

Thank Leonardo M
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We went 3 times to this restaurant and one time was for 31/12. On this date they had a menu which was overpriced, but the beef the chorizo was excellent. The owner was not specially friendly, but the service was acceptable. The meat is really of high quality and they grill it the way you ask ; really a good... More 

Thank Cedric M
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

I just returned from a fantastic meal here with my family. We all had the rodizio (mixed grill) which was enormous and very tasty, price at R$90 / person including dessert. The staff spoke only Portuguese; I had a Portuguese phrase book and some enthusiasm. Our waitress was attentive, showing great patience and good humour. We got to taste several... More 

Thank Ukraine_skier
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316 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Due to its proximity to the ocean with its strong onshore trade winds, the first thing you notice is that a fine sandy grit covers everything inside. But this is a common denominator here in Canoa Quebrada. That said, the food is apparently of Argentine extraction with various forms of meat heavy dishes on the menu. Or to use their... More 

Thank ajaceman
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111 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2015 via mobile

Nothing overly awesome. The food was ok, had the all you could eat. The lady that waited on us was rude. Maybe she just didn't like Americans being there, I don't know. The atmosphere was very nice, decorated very good. Location is at the end of a strip. We were there during a festival. The town is quite cute, and... More 

Thank Doublevc68
Bowie, Maryland
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225 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2014 via mobile

Had lunch at this Argentine style streak house at the end of Broadway. While I asked for the fillets ao ponto (medium rare) they arrived on a table top grill bem comida (well done). However, they were tasty, and a bargain at about $12US for three small fillets, steak fries, and two small sauces. Try getting that in the US... More 

Thank Edison G
Manchester, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2014

Wow! Had Baby Beef (chateaubriand) - delicious and ridiculously cheap! The service is friendly - although they do not speak much english - communication was fun though!

Thank Mark-Rainsforth
Atlanta, Georgia
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Very nice place with great food. Our meal was delicious. We did not love the service. We felt some things in the menu were not well explained and that the server was a little pushy. Overall though, we enjoyed it.

Thank AndreaGTaylor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Caminho do Mar e Nascer do Sol, Canoa Quebrada, State of Ceara, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Ceara (CE)  >  Canoa Quebrada
  • Phone Number: 34217123

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