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Rio Rodizio

₱₱ - ₱₱₱, Steakhouse, South American
2185 US Highway 22 W, Union, NJ 07083-8402
+1 908-206-0060
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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Opens in 29 min
Brazilian, Steakhouse, South American
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
2185 US Highway 22 W, Union, NJ 07083-8402
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Don't waist your time. The variety of meats for a Brazilian rodizio is nonexistent. We sat there for an hour and all they kept bringing around is an overcooked ham and a raw sirloin. I asked the manger if they have anything else and he...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Many times here always great service, Fernando is great managing With courtesy. This time I came alone but anyways is always good food and service Come an take a look!

Thank Zebeva
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Very friendly place with a lot of food options! Have been there for Bday celebrations and by mylself and I always had a great time! great food, fabulous drinks! I will always be back and will bring more friends!

Thank lucsny
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Río Rodizio is one of the great quality Rodizio style in the area. I’ve been a customer of this place since the beginning and I can tell every time I go to Rio Rodizio i leave the place even more delighted. The service is friendly...More

Thank Greg K
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Salad bar had a nice mix of hot and cold dishes. Cheese bread was awesome. Lunch meat selection was not extensive but prime rib, pork sausage and top sirloin were tasty. Waiters were not overly attentive and had to be summoned from time to time....More

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

We had our Christmas party there it’s a nice place . The buffet didn’t even meet the standards of the Chinese buffet the meatballs was dry and just taste ok they had 2 meat options on it . The servers came around with different meats...More

Thank NuJerzee610
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

This place was way over priced. The salad bar alone was $30. The drinks are NYC prices. The food was good, and the service was great just way over priced.

Thank worldtraveler423
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We love the rodizio model.....if you're into steak and other meats, these places are typically hit or miss. We originally tried Texas de Brazil, which was phenomenal. Rio Rodizio is in close proximity to us, so we wanted to give it a try. The meat...More

1  Thank Lawrence G
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great pkace for a family gathering, but be sure to bring your appetite. The buffet foods are excellent, with a great variety of choices. The meats are cooked and brought out constantly, and the wait staff are very helpful and friendly, if...More

Thank Margaret S
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I being two time with my daughter The lunch buffet is very good Great salads island, two types of beans, rice, cold and hot potatoes Sweet plantain, chicken,Beef, pastas 3 to 5 types of bread Price $14.95 I would say,great deal,to get people at the...More

Thank Zebeva
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2185 US Highway 22 W, Union, NJ 07083-8402
    (Route 22 West)
  • Public Transportation: NJ Transit to Union Station
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Union
  • Phone Number: +1 908-206-0060
  • E-mail
Rio Rodizio is an “All-You-Can-Eat” dining experience like no other. Sit back, unwind and enjoy the truly unique Brazilian Steakhouse atmosphere where you will feast on a non-stop parade of freshly prepared food. The savory cuts of meat and poultry are brought to your table and carved tableside by authentic Gaucho chefs.To begin your experience Rio Rodizio has created an Ultimate Feast designed to please your hunger. Our lavish feast offers a wide variety of hot and cold dishes prepared fresh daily. The vibrant colors and arousing aromas of every platter will be sure to attract your senses. From fresh fruits and vegetables to tradtiional chicken salad, our selection of cold items will be prepared to please your taste buds. To make our feast especially unique, everyday a variety of sizzling hot dishes will be cooked to perfection. From seared tilapia to homemade lasagna, you can be sure there will be many options to keep you happy and satisfied. You may enjoy Rodizio & Ultimate Feast as much as you’d like, so take your time, relax and savor every bite.
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