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Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - San Antonio
Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - San Antonio

Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - San Antonio Details

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Website: http://www.fogodechao.com
  • Phone: (210) 227-1700
  • Hours of Operation: Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:00pm; Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 10:00pm, Friday: 5:00pm - 10:30pm, Saturday: 4:30pm - 10:00pm, Sunday: 3:30pm - 9:00pm
  • Payment Options: AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
  • Cuisine: Brazilian Steakhouse, Steakhouse, South American
  • Dress Code: Casual Dress
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Banquet/Private Rooms, Full Bar, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Getting there

  • Cross Street: River Walk
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Valet parking is available during lunch and dinner in addition to garage parking.
A word from Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - San Antonio
Fogo de Chão® (fo-go dèe shoun), is an authentic Southern Brazilian steakhouse. In 1979, Fogo® began sharing the gaucho way of preparing meat in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Today, our gaucho chefs still expertly grill each of our 16 cuts of meat and offer you continuous tableside service.

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We invite you to enjoy the delicious preparations of our gaucho chefs along with our gourmet salad bar, authentic Brazilian side dishes, and award-winning wine list.
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Diner Reviews
  • "Wanted to treat our daughter and what a disaster. So loud we couldn't hear directions. Service was worse than poor. Had to ask three times for our check. Food was ok, but not worth the price at all."
    Dined on 8/30/2014
  • "As San Antonio returning enthusiastic patrons, my husband and I consider Fogo de Chao Steakhouse, our elegantly friendly, yet culinary exclusive dining experience of choice whenever we visit. The entire dining experience is exponentially astounding each time we visit. The savory meats are incredible, wine list impressive, and culinary addendum area impressive. Thank you always."
    Dined on 8/25/2014
  • "The only problem that we had when we arrived was having to wait 10 minutes past our reservation time and even that wasn't bad for how busy the restaurant was. the food was excellent and the service was amazing. Will most likely return for another dinner."
    Dined on 8/16/2014
  • "We couldn't decide between Fogo and Texas de Brazil...So glad we choose Fogo. We went with our children ages 7 & 8 and my parents. The wait staff was amazing! Food was delicious...my husband says just go straight for the filet mignon."
    Dined on 8/15/2014
  • "Fogo de Chao has the best meat selection and you need to really pace yourself and select the options you prefer. Otherwise you can easily get overwhelmed. My personal favorites were the Lamb Chops and the Fillet Mignon. The salad bar is excellent as well and the dessert choice are so different. We had a party of six and none of us selected the same cake. Great enviroment for large groups, spacious and with a lot of variety to satisfy everyone at the table."
    Dined on 8/14/2014
  • "The staff catered to my husband only. We took our adult 3 daughters, I did not appreciate being excluded by 90% of the staff!"
    Dined on 8/14/2014
  • "Meat quality is always perfect. Great recommendation for special occasion or business."
    Dined on 8/2/2014
  • "Great dinner, nice place but defenitly excellent Service."
    Dined on 8/1/2014
  • "Excellent!!!!!!!!!!!Excellent,Excellent, would return on special occasion."
    Dined on 7/31/2014
  • "This was our first time at this Brazilian restaurant ... and we were not disappointed. We have another one we love in the area but our son had given us a gift card. I was pleasantly surprised at how GREAT everything was from the service to the food to my favorite Brazilian drink. We will definitely go again ... best tres leches dessert I have had since I have been in San Antonio. You won't be disappointed!"
    Dined on 7/26/2014
  • "For the food, it's sub-par for the price. You can get better meat elsewhere cheaper. For one-time experience, it's ok. Nothing really special other than you have people bring you all the meat you want."
    Dined on 7/23/2014
  • "In town for a convention. I have been to the one in Houston and took 2 colleagues there who have never been to a FOGO before. They loved it!! excellent staff and outstanding manager!! Definitely better price at lunchtime so I would suggest going then if you have never been before."
    Dined on 7/17/2014
  • "Situated on the Riverwalk, between two Marriott (San Antonio's downtown has four Marriotts) hotels and a block from the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center - they compete with at least one nearby world-class steak house in the impressive Little Rhein (and the national chains - Morton's, Ruth's; and the expanding regional Saltgrass) - and they lay waste to the North Central's Chama Gaucha on all fronts - protein, wine, and the Brazilian salad & hot starch buffet. Service was outstanding. The wine list is stocked with some excellent vintages - we elected a Tikal blend over one of their fine Malbecs (and, a great selection of California, Oregon, French, and Australian reds - all priced for their market) & all of their beef is outstanding!"
    Dined on 7/16/2014
  • "It was our first time visiting the restaurant and I must say it was amazing! I really loved how when our server introduced himself he was sure to mention that at this restaurant they all work as a team so therefore, we shouldn't hesitate to ask anyone we see around us for help. I had never heard a server say that before and it was GREAT to hear because as a customer, it's awesome to know you don't have to wait around until you see your server to ask questions. Great place, amazing food, and outstanding service! Will definitely return."
    Dined on 7/14/2014
  • "Excellent customer service and outstanding food. 2 thumbs up all around"
    Dined on 7/8/2014
  • "Good for large groups! Great food and even it's rodizio style you can choose the meat level of cook."
    Dined on 7/5/2014
  • "We have been here on two occasions. The first was better. The problem was the better cuts of meat were scarce and took a long while to make it to our table. The ribs made it only twice- even upon special request. Some cuts of meat were very tough and some were very rare."
    Dined on 7/4/2014
  • "Outstanding service for our large group! Thank you!"
    Dined on 7/3/2014
  • "This was my second time to eat here and both times the service and food was really good. I ordered a slice of just about every meat and was pleasantly surprised that I liked them all. The manager made her rounds to ensure the customers were happy. We ordered cocktails and I left like the bartender knew who we were. I did not like all the side dishes but you cannot please everyone. Overall I like the experience of dining her and would bring a group of friends."
    Dined on 6/28/2014
  • "Bar had great variety and the meat was cooked to perfection."
    Dined on 6/27/2014
  • "Excellent Adventure as always simply wonderful restaurant"
    Dined on 6/26/2014
  • "I had never been, and there was very little help in inderstanding how things worked. Staff was nice, but had no idea that the "salad" bar was included. My son and I walked over to the salad bar anyway, hoping it wasn't an extra charge. The 16 types of meat were okay, most lacked seasoning, and ended up being meat overload. The only starchy vegetable were some sub-par mashed potatoes. Not worth the $50 per person price tag (doesn't include drinks or dessert)."
    Dined on 6/25/2014
  • "It was really a good experience, a meat lovers paradise! The service was nice and the steaks melt in your mouth. I love the bread too. We would definitely go back there again."
    Dined on 6/17/2014
  • "Fogo is always a great choice no matter what city you're in."
    Dined on 6/15/2014
  • "We were well taken care of had it not been for a unruly child next table over"
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "A bit pricey if you are a light eater, the sitting price is fixed, but everything was very good. We are avid wine drinkers, and the inventory was huge but the markup was excessive."
    Dined on 6/13/2014
  • "Their location in Rio was fantastic. This location was the exact opposite. Salad bar was very limited, lamb was very gamey, some meats were lacking flavor. Service was polite "
    Dined on 6/4/2014
  • "If you love meat, this is a great place for you! It has a great salad bar, everything was wonderful."
    Dined on 5/17/2014
  • "we loved the food and the service was great! We will be going back"
    Dined on 5/10/2014
  • "Went for lunch and it was a great experience. There was a variety of food and everything was very tasty. The service was impeccable as well."
    Dined on 5/7/2014
  • "Slow down, meat guys. Give the table a chance to decide and react before running off. Also c'mon with those prices. This isn't Disneyworld."
    Dined on 5/5/2014
  • "Food was excellent, wine list was extensive, salad bar had many options and servers we very knowledgeable. "
    Dined on 5/5/2014
  • "Great presentation of the good, the salad bar and the meats. The service was a little off, but other than that, a great place to dine."
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "Ubicación, recepción, atención, ensaladas y comida excelente. "
    Dined on 5/3/2014
  • "Very disappointed after looking forward to eating here. The meats serves did not have as much flavor and most of the beef was done or well done which I don't prefer. I did request medium rare on a couple of meats and got that. The best meat was the Parmesan pork. Texas de Brazil is much better on the taste and quality of their beefs that they serve. "
    Dined on 4/25/2014
  • "We started right away with the meat and only went to the salad bar when we thought we might have a little extra room. Left stuffed and satisfied. Only complaint was a table behind us talking very loudly about politics and their opinion on the government. Put a damper on the close if our evening only because we couldn't tune them out if we tried! "
    Dined on 4/23/2014
  • "My family liked the Brazilian steakhouse style of service with the meat carved at table side. The meat itself was average in flavor but the meal itself was more about the experience rather than the quality"
    Dined on 4/22/2014
  • "What a great time at Fogo! Came with an appetite and left in need of strechy pants. The meats were amazing as always. Highly recommend the Lumbo (parmesan pork) and filet mignon in bacon...yummy! Great dinner, not cheap, but what a great way to sample a bunch of different cuts and meats. Awesome salad bar, but rookie mistake is to fill up there (easily done)."
    Dined on 4/17/2014
  • "service a little offf and no grilled pineapple at end which was a bummer"
    Dined on 4/12/2014
  • "This was my first visit and I will go again. There is a tremendous amount of food that was overall tasty and cooked to requested tempatures. A bit on the pricey side but the service and quantity of food make it close to justifiable. This was an enjoyable evening."
    Dined on 4/11/2014