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All You Can Eat MEATS!!! @ Fogo de Chão Brazilian

$56.00 per person! (for lunch, dinnertime is more!)

What can I say except MEAT IS DELICIOUS!  So a bunch of us went to Fogo De Chao for lunch as they have an advertised $35 all you can eat special.  However the price escalated quickly when we were offered "water".  We should have suspected something amiss when asked if we wanted non-bubbly or bubbly, which meant we were paying $7.50 per bottle of "fancy" italian water.  On the final bill were 12 bottles as everyone but two of us had "water" and were thinking they were saving money by only drinking water.  But who knows maybe this is how we solve California's water problem!

Despite the misunderstanding with the water, I can't recommend this chain of restaurants enough, having been to both San Jose, CA and Las Vegas, NV branches.  Yep its a chain!  A delicious meaty chain!  Essentially upon arriving you sit down and can visit a very posh salad bar (if you are crazy) filled with prosciutto, parmesan wheels, asparagus, etc.

However the real deal starts when you flip your little coaster/coin from "No Thank You" to "Yes Please" and then all havoc breaks loose as gaucho upon gaucho drops by with swords of delicious meats, meats wrapped in other meats, meats of all sizes and shapes,  all dripping with tasty juices and caramelized exteriors created by direct FLAME!  Its sooooo good! (you can click on the pics to enlarge them! This is about only 1/2 of what I ate... So Full!)

  1. Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse
  2. Upscale Brazilian chain for all-you-can-eat meat carved tableside plus an extensive salad bar.
  3. Address: Suite 1090, Santana Row, 377 Santana Row, San Jose, CA 95128

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