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London's best all-you-can-eat Brazilian buffets
All-you-eat-Brazilian grills and buffets are one of the successes of London's recession. Time Out rounds-up the best in town
Amber Grill Rodizio
Opened in November 2008, this grill has the classic combo of a large selection of skewered meats brought to your table, plus an all-you-can-eat Brazilian buffet (rice, beans, cold meat and vegetables) for £15.60 on weekday lunchtimes and £19.50 all day on weekends. Give the rodizio a miss and the buffet will set you back £9.90.
Amber Grill Rodizo , 47 Station Rd, NW10 4UP (8963 1588).
New rodizio right in the heart of Mayfair’s main fashion street. Fixed-price meal is £16.90 (before 6pm); £19.90 (after 6pm) and, usefully, it’s open 11.30am-10pm daily.
Comida, 46 South Molton St, W1K 5RX (7495 1177).
Help yourself to a variety of vegetables and regional hot dishes from the buffet selection, and then sample the skewered cuts of chicken, lamb, beef, and pork served by the Brazilian ‘gauchos’.
40 Degrees , 40 Upper Richmond Rd, SW15 2RX (8875 1231).
Opened in November 2008, this Pimlico rodizio has 20 grilled meats to choose from, along with a traditional-style buffet. Eat as much as you like for £19.95.
Rodizo Preto , 72 Wilton Rd, SW1V 1DE (7233 8668).
All-you-can-eat rodizio restaurant chain which offers a choice of grilled meats sliced straight from the skewer, and a selection of salads and hot dishes for £22.50. The Notting Hill branch original was London’s first in 1997.
Rodizio Rico, 111 Westbourne Grove, W2 4UW (7792 4035); 77-78 Upper St, N1 0NU (7354 1076); O2, SE10 0AX (8858 6333/www.rodiziorico.com).
Since 2003 this rodizio has offered an all-you-can-eat buffet, with a selection of hot and cold dishes, and unlimited servings of skewered meats for just £13. The disadvantage is it’s only open on weekends (noon-8pm Sat, 10am-5pm Sun).
Sabor Brasileiro , 639 Harrow Rd, NW10 5NU (8969 1149).