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About Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - Minneapolis

Join us at Fogo de Chão® Minneapolis, a downtown landmark located in the famous Hennepin Theatre District at City Center.
Fogo de Chão is an authentic Brazilian Steakhouse (Churrascaria) that has been setting the standard in Brazil for the past 36 years. Today, our gaucho chefs still expertly grill and carve tableside each of our cuts of meat like Picanha (signature sirloin), Filet Mignon, Ribeye, Fraldinha (Brazilian sirloin) Cordeiro (lamb) and more. In addition to the main dishes, enjoy our gourmet Market Table, authentic Brazilian side dishes, and award-winning wine list. Guests can also choose to enjoy lighter seafood selections or enjoy the gourmet Market Table only option.
We also offer semiprivate and private areas that can accommodate parties up to 140.

645 Hennepin Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Brazilian Steakhouse, Steakhouse

Hours of Operation:
Monday: 11:30am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Tuesday: 11:30am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Wednesday: 11:30am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Thursday: 11:30am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Friday: 11:30am - 2:00pm, 5:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturday: 11:30am -2:00pm, 2:00pm - 10:00pm
Sunday: 11:30am - 2:00pm, 2:00pm - 9:00pm

Cross Street:
7th St. S

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$31 to $50

Payment Options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(612) 338-1344

Website:
http://www.fogodechao.com/

Parking Details:
Valet parking is available after 5:00 pm for $10.00. There is parking available at the City Center Ramp (The entrance is on 7th Street). Parking in the City Center is $6.00 after 4:30 pm. There are other parking ramps in the area which range from $8.00 to $21.00. Metered parking is available between 8:00 am to 10:00 pm. During lunch, we recommend that our customers park at the City Center Ramp.

Additional:
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

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Enjoy a Fogo Holiday Churrasco Feast of indulgent bone-in cuts and seasonal recipes exclusive to the holidays. Dinner price all day Christmas Eve.

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Monday, December 25, 2017

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Enjoy a Fogo Holiday Churrasco Feast of indulgent bone-in cuts and seasonal recipes exclusive to the holidays. Dinner price all day Christmas Day.

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Sunday, December 31, 2017

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Sun 8:00PM - 9:00PM

Mon - Thu 5:00PM - 5:30PM 9:00PM - 10:00PM

Fri 5:00PM - 5:30PM 9:30PM - 10:30PM

Sat 2:00PM - 2:00PM 2:15PM - 5:00PM 9:30PM - 10:30PM

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Invite your guests to a truly unique group dining experience! Whether for private dining rooms, or to interact in our main dining areas, Fogo de Chão® is the perfect location for parties of 15 to 110

Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse - Minneapolis Ratings and Reviews

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4.5

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4.4

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4.2

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3.9

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Moderate

90% would recommend it to a friend

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vip
 (Minneapolis)·Dined 5 days ago

Be picky about your meat temp. We were getting overdone or underdone. The gauchos do not seem to understand meat preferences or they are trained.
The food flavors, choices, and wait staff are great.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Good for Groups
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined 6 days ago

Food & service were wonderful as usual. Had not been there in awhile, at least not since the interior was changed. Quite frankly, I thought the old layout was more warm & intimate. But will still considerate returning in the future.

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vip
 (Minneapolis)·Dined 7 days ago

All the meat was fresh and hot, tasted delicious. Take your time and pace yourself.

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·Dined on December 3, 2017

Great place!

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·Dined on December 3, 2017

Great food and great service, just as good as it is in Brazil.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
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·Dined on December 2, 2017

What a fantastic night. Food was incredible. Had a 530 reservation but was about 10 minutes late due to traffic. Called from the road and when we arrived we were seated immediately.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on December 2, 2017

This is a must do experience if you haven't been to a Brazilian steakhouse. The thing that made our last visit so memorable though was the service. We went for dinner on December 2nd to celebrate my daughter's birthday and the two gentlemen that took care of our table were fabulous! Attentive, interacting and kind, you couldn't ask for anything more.

Tags: Good for Groups, Good for Birthdays, Authentic, Fit for Foodies
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 (Hawaii)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Food is unique & requires some degree of experimentation. Our 10 year old only ate salami, bread & mashed potatoes & his mom only ate plain salad, pineapple & 1 piece of steak. $75 was way too much to pay for them. The waitress said she would adjust the bill for the salad eater if she ended up not eating much meat but a different waitress brought the bill and I noticed that it wasn't adjusted later.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Am not sure why- with a 4:00 reservation for which we arrived early and there were MANY open tables- why are we seated in a tiny space between the server station and the bathroom???? My husband kept getting bumped from bathroom traffic and I kept having wait staff wisk things over my head. Really disappointed as this was following our holiday celebration of New Standards. We would have had more ambience getting a to go box and eating in the car :/

Tags: Seasonal
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on December 2, 2017

Always fun! The market table is worth the visit. The grilled meats served right at your table make it a fun experience to enjoy on a special occasion.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Creative Cuisine, Pre/post Theatre, Good for Groups, Comfort Food, Fit for Foodies, Fun, Casual, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion
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vip
 (Toronto)·Dined on December 1, 2017

Anniversary

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 26, 2017

A couple of high school buddies who wanted to get together for a good meal in a nice place. This is and was so much more. Great food, great atmosphere and more people stopping by to make sure any request is filled post haste.

I am a regular but brought a newbie with me and he was, WOW.

Awesome time.

Tags: Special Occasion, Worth the Drive, Gluten Free Options, Great for Brunch, Organic, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Love, love this place. Always satisfied and feel like I am the only customer.

Tags: Special Occasion, People Watching
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Incredible service, and awesome food. We went to celebrate birthdays and it was awesome! Everyone at my table loved the food and service. We will be back next year again! 🤗🍽

Tags: Late-night Find, Good for a Date, Tasting Menu, Vibrant Bar Scene, Bar Seating, Great for Lunch, Notable Wine List, Good for Groups, Fun, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Worth the Drive, Authentic
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 25, 2017

Great food, great service, wonderful waiters as always! Thank you!

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·Dined on November 24, 2017

Had an amazing Thanksgiving with my boyfriend. It was a night we will remember 😊

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·Dined on November 23, 2017

Enjoyed Thanksgiving dinner here. The food was excellent. The service was great. Friendly atmosphere. Will definitely go there again.

Tags: Fun, Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 23, 2017

Always good food and excellent service. The ambiance is disappointing with remodeling. It feels a bit like a cafeteria with entirely open arrangement and tables on top of each other. Some may like that vibe but not for us.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Pre/post Theatre, Fun, Special Occasion
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 22, 2017

Great every time. Staff is quick, energetic, knowledgeable, friendly and efficient. I love eating here.

Tags: Special Occasion, Pre/post Theatre, Business Meals, Good for Groups, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 20, 2017

Our drinks i could see them at the var just sitting there for about 7min till they brought them to us it suck will never go again for what i paid for not worth it

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 16, 2017

Probably not going back. Food used to be better. It was $350 for 4 people. Not worth the high cost.

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·Dined on November 13, 2017

I went for lunch with my sister to celebrate her birthday. We had a fantastic meal and the service was great. At one point, someone noticed we had been waiting for meat to come around for a while and asked what we wanted so he could send it to our table. Will definitely be back for another special occasion.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 13, 2017

We met a couple new waiters tonight, big Nick and little Nick. Both were amazing and had a great sense of humor. Big Nick (who was actually the smaller of the two) completely changed the way I want to eat bananas at Fogo. Matt took care of my whole group and went above and beyond what he should have done, but that’s why we eat here so often. The food is great, but the people are better.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 13, 2017

Service and food was impeccable!!! So nice that Fogo de Chao celebrates Veterans weekend.!!! We really appreciated the savings, and we were celebrating 2 birthdays, and we received 2 free desserts of our choice!!!! It made our night very special!! Thank you!!

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 12, 2017

We have been here several times and have been very happy, however this past Sunday was not the case. We were there for my husband's and the best part was the very nice lady at check in and coat check, she was fantastic. When we were ready for our meat, there was plenty of ribs, pork and chicken, but very limited steak. As I was waiting for some form of steak a worker asked how it was going and I asked if we could get steak, as we have done before. He was not very pleasant and wanted to know what kind and how we wanted it. I said filet would be nice, I would like mine well and everyone else would like rare. When we did get it, they only had rare and said he would return will well, and never did. The rest of the experience was just ok, not what we are used to here. I actually left not very full. As I said before, we love coming here, but after this past Sunday, not sure if we will return. Not the experience we have been used to. Very disappointed.

Sincerely,
Holly Cole

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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vip
 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Fogo de Chao is a great restaurant to try several items and to get totally filled up! Great food! My husband had the full experience. Having dined here before, I knew the Market Table was sufficient for me.

My only concern was that we were tucked away in a corner table and sometimes forgotten while the next table a little closer to the hustle and bustle were never left waiting.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Bachelor party

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 12, 2017

One of my favorites for special occasions! The food and service is always amazing!! Just love it!

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Fabulous meal! Fogo was the start of the special evening with a show to follow. Our family (8) decided to start the holiday season early. The food quality and service was excellent!

Tags: Disabled Access, Hot Spot, Good Vegetarian Options, Good for a Date, Healthy, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Neighborhood Gem, Handcrafted Cocktails
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 11, 2017

What a wonderful experience. I definitely will be back.

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Love Fogo, but they have some work to do. Was there a month ago, seated near salad bar and a huge fruit fly problem. Back last week, seated quite away from tbe salad bar, still disturbed by fruit fly's.

Service and food were excellent as always

Tags: Special Occasion, Hot Spot
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vip
 (Tampa)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Terrible dinner, no flavor in the meat and poor service

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·Dined on November 5, 2017

It’s a meat lovers paradise but my favorite this time was the salad bar. No where else can you indulge on delicious chicken salad and nova salmon in large quantities without any limits. You can truly indulge in what you like best. My only problem with the whole dinner was that I felt rushed. The dinner conversation was frequently interrupted with questions from the staff. I know it is the nature of this place and you can turn your coaster from green to red but the cadence was much to fast. They must like to turn the tables as quickly as possible to maximize their revenue. I felt like we were pushed to eat dinner way to fast. At these prices you shouldn’t have to worry about that. My adult children like the food but I am not sure I will be back soon. I dine out frequently and prefer to savor and enjoy my food and the experience.

Tags: Special Occasion, Paleo Friendly, Business Meals
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 (Fargo)·Dined on November 4, 2017

It was an awesome experience as usual!! Awesome food and great customer service!! It was my birthday so I got a birthday dessert as well!! The market place was full of delicious goodies and was awesome!! Loved the lamb chops!! Will definitely visit again!

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 (Dallas)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Surprised to see the remodel. Stark and institutional. Tight tables and packed in diners. The old Fogo model was cozy and a great place for an upscale dinner. After learning that the company had been purchased and revamped(doubt that it was done from a customer experience as everything was perfect), it's easy to see where their going with the new ownership- more volume = profits. What once was a unique experience has been turned into an expensive Old Country Buffet. The staff was professional and the service was excellent but Fogo has lost special place with us. We're moving on.

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·Dined on November 3, 2017

Staff was friendly and accommendating, food was exceptional, atmosphere
was awesome. We truly enjoyed my husband's BD celebration and the complimentary key lime pie.
Place to go for food.

Tags: Worth the Drive
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Food was good quality. Meat was not a delicious as we expected. Atmosphere is busy with waiters and gauchos moving quickly and constantly. Very friendly service.

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Gluten Free Options, Creative Cuisine
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 1, 2017

Excellent as always- we had just the salad bar which we do sometimes and have no regrets...recommend!

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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on November 1, 2017

Surprisingly disappointing this visit. We were over-approached at the beginning of meal with servers. 4 stopping in to get drink orders. And under-approached at the end of the meal - having to finally flag down a manager for the bill. After the first 1/2 hour of sitting down we were abandoned by servers. It was not busy, and there was plenty of staff. Meat was disappointing as well - kept getting the same 3 meats offered over & over. When we asked for specific cuts, they brought two of the 3 we asked for - after we asked a 2nd time. However, one server found out my favorite cut & brought it often, which was much appreciated! Some of the meat was dry and not seasoned right. The salad bar had a lot of sad looking fruit. All and all a disappointing trip to Fogo. We go often in multiple cities and this was our worst experience to-date. Just an off-night, maybe?

Tags: Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Business Meals
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 (Minneapolis)·Dined on October 31, 2017

my service is just really disappointing I know Halloween was a school night but it just was really awful at the end of our meal it took forever to clear one plate for my table as everybody else in my family had been cleared up I also was offered a free dessert for my birthday but they didn't even bring me a dessert menu so I could buy dessert for the rest of my family if I had so chosen to and it took an extraordinary amount of time for someone to get my credit card and then return it all in all I was just absolute is appointed and I'm a fairly regular customer we come in to celebrate birthdays and fun things 4 or 5 times a year but I definitely think I'm going to rethink that now

Tags: Gluten Free Options
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