Rio de Brazil
Everyone is nice. Service is excellent. It is a very relaxed environment and the meat is cook to the doneness you ask for.
Great experience and great food.
My experience there was great! My date love the food. I enjoyed it as well. The staff was friendly and attentive. They even turned on the TV so my boyfriend could watch the game. The meat was amazing and seasoned and cooked very well. I had three pieces of lamb and it was by far the best tasting lamb I’ve ever had in my life. And I don’t normally eat lamb. Will totally go back there and I hope everyone else does too. Worth every penny of it.
Amazing verity of food. Smoked salmon and grilled pineapple are top of the list.
Food was very good. Had wide variety. Service slow and inattentive. Restaurant needs more life. Interior boring.
While I wouldn’t go here very often because of the cost, you do get your money’s worth with the buffet style. I took my son there for a special occasion, and we were not disappointed with our experience! The meat was divine, our server was very attentive to our needs. And the Salad bar alone had many delicious choices- smoked salmon, steamed shrimp, various salads and cheese selections.
We went for dinner during the week, and the place had very few customers- I hope their business flourishes, as it would be a shame to lose such a unique place.
I highly recommend this restaurant!
Johnson City, Tn
The best meal I have ever had at a restaurant. The best grilled chicken ever but the bacon wrapped fillet was my favorite.
High quality salad bar, meats and desserts!
It was very delicious. Meat was cooked perfectly and tasted amazing. The side items were very good. I do think for the $$$$ you pay that your drink and dessert should be included in the price. It was very good but probably will be a 1 time thing for us.
It's more than dinner it's an experience. Far more food than expected. The buffet had many great items but with the amount of meat that gets served at your table, be careful to not fill up on the stuff at the bar. Overall, great food and atmosphere but you better bring your appitite.
I love Brazilian steakhouses, and I always enjoy Rio de Brazil. The service and food are always excellent. Do not judge it by the exterior, which reveals the location’s previous career as a Pizza Hut, or that it is located between a veterinarian and an auto repair training facility on a somewhat dingy street in somewhat dingy Johnson City. The atmosphere is pleasant, service is highly attentive, and the food is excellent. Pricewise, it is a bit high for Johnson City. However, the charge is about 60% of that you would pay at the Brazilian steakhouse in Charlotte or any Fogo de Chao in the South. While the salad bar is a little better in Charlotte and Atlanta or New Orleans, it is certainly not 40% better. Most days you can walk in for lunch or dinner with no difficulty. On special occasions like Mother’s Day, week before Christmas, etc, reservations are wise, even for lunch. It is excellent value for the money. Noise level is not high, and background music is Latin if not necessarily Brazilian.I recommend it.
We had a great Mother's Day dinner. The food and service were excellent. Everyone worked together as a team. The manager made frequent visits to the table to ensure everything was okay. All the meats were delicious. This is a great new place in Johnson City.
Wonderful place, excellent food!
Great place for celebrating a special occasion.
Excellent food especially liked the flank steak and pork parmesan. Very friendly and courteous staff. Glasses were never empty... plates always full!