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BEST Brazilian Restaurant

2007 BEST Brazilian Restaurant

Midwest Grill


It’s easy—and frankly quite enjoyable—to overstuff yourself at this all-you-can-eat churrascaria. Enthusiastic protein purveyors circle the dining rooms brandishing skewers with steak, kielbasa, smoky linguiça, and tender pork with crackly skin. They all but slap you on the back when… read more»

2006 BEST Brazilian Restaurant



The fact that every Boston Brazilian joint has earned its fame doling out all-you-can-eat portions of meat left us wondering: How do those girls in Rio look so hot in their thongs? Then we discovered Muqueca, where even our most… read more»

2005 BEST Brazilian Restaurant



Muqueca’s namesake offering—a traditional seafood stew—provides delicious proof that there’s a lot more to Brazilian food than fried yucca and grilled meat (although that’s available here, too). Served piping hot in a clay pot by the area’s friendliest restaurant proprietors,… read more»

2002 BEST Brazilian Restaurant

Café Brazil


From the outside, Café Brazil doesn’t look like much. But the warm welcome from the straight-from-São Paulo staff matches the spicy, authentic dishes served inside. The fish dishes, in particular, are addictive and flavorful and the Brazilian specialty of feijoada—a… read more»