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Rei Do Gado Brazilian Steak House

₱₱ - ₱₱₱Steakhouse, , Latin
939 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
+1 619-702-8464
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“skewers” (28 reviews)
“top sirloin” (17 reviews)
“picanha” (10 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Brazilian, Latin, Barbecue, South American, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
939 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were visiting San Diego to meet up with some friends and to celebrate a birthday, and a graduation. This turned out to be the perfect dinner spot for us. They had great energy in the restaurant with music and a fun and different celebration...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a great meal here. Brazilian style Rodízio: a feast of great grilled meat. Absolutely not for vegans. Service is warm and friendly on this eat-all-you-can place. Reasonably priced wine list. Some evenings with live music.

Reviewed 12 July 2018

Checked out their website because it had been a few years since my last visit. Saw a link for $5 off next meal by joining their club so I did. Never received any confirmation s I messaged them, they never replied! Went in for the...More

Thank omarucsb
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We were entertained by the sounds of the piano. It was a most relaxing night. We loved their salad bar. It had a mixture of seafood, pasta, and cheeses. We really enjoyed the variety of meat that was on offer that night. From ribs to...More

Thank JteeTan
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Steaks, filet sausages was very tender and delicious, Salads tasty, Price reasonable. Highly recommend.

Thank Vapestreetusa
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This was our first time at a Brazilian steakhouse. The food was great! I’ve never enjoyed sirloin as much as I did there. The Filets and sausage etc was very good also. Not the best drinks from the bar, but that’s not what we were...More

1  Thank Reggie P
Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

Our son loves meat, so we thought this would be the excellent opportunity for his birthday. He'd very little salad and every cut of meat of the 20 varietals they had. Did not overeat had a little bit and enjoyed it all. Then he finished...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Please - if your going here for a quick bite - Don't! This is a dining experience and deserves a little time. The cost is a little pricey but wow, what a meal. Start out with a salad from the long quormet salad bar. Soups,...More

Thank Bobby S
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Lunch was a great value with 5 meats and salad for a reasonable price. Love the salad bar with lots of choices including a few hot items. They have other levels so you can get more higher priced cuts, if you want. The roasted meats...More

Thank Gordon S
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Always a great meal. Thank you Cecilia who always remembers us. The whole staff actually always remembers us. Just feels like family. Thank you!

Thank heatheryuma
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Jones O
18 June 2018|
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Response from Keith M | Reviewed this property |
I'm only guessing, I believe it's around $25. You can check the website
13 August 2017|
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Response from Wayne G | Reviewed this property |
I find that churasco Brazilian restaurants know the best temperature and seasonings and doneness for their meats. While I usually like rare beef, I would never ask for anything different than they serve. If they can, they... More
David A
6 April 2017|
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Response from Wayne G | Reviewed this property |
Certainly no dress code in San Diego !! They accept anyone who wishes to eat there. It depends on your comfort level with what you are wearing vs the other customers. Overall, any Latin American restaurant will tend to be... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$55
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 939 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6123
  • Public Transportation: A trolley station is located on B street. A bus stop is right across from Rei Do Gado.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 619-702-8464
  • E-mail
The churrasco (Brazilian barbecue) is a traditional feast that has been celebrated in Brazil for centuries. It is a unique and healthy way of roasting meat over a mesquite flame that preserves tenderness and gives it a taste unmatched by any other. Guests of Rei do Gado will encounter an unlimited buffet of typical dishes and salads.
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