Brazilian Steakhouse Woodbridge Va: Set aside a couple hours to eat at the Charbroil Grill Brazilian Churrascaria!
This is not fast food where you go for a quick meal so sit back, enjoy the slow pace and savor the unique flavors of churrasco cooking.
|Churrasco: Grilling the Brazilian Way||
A "Churrascaria" is Brazilian [aka Portuguese] for steakhouse or rotisserie.
Churrasco is a cooking style, which translated from the Portuguese means 'barbecue' or grilled - either over charcoal or wood embers.
Ready for a unique dining experience?
Feast on authentic Brazilian style grilled meats and side dishes.
Curious about how they prepare churrascaria grilled meats? Explore the tools and techniques used in churrasco cooking. Want to host a home made churrasco? I found many yummy recipes for Charbroil Grill dishes in this book.
Give the servers the green light and they will feed you until you cry stop.
They are open for lunch and dinner with "unlimited" meats, salad bar (with more than 40 items) and hot side dishes such as rice and mashed potatoes. The drinks and desserts are extra.
Sangria can be prepared 101 different ways but their version rocks. So does their "Golden Margarita"!
At 6:30 pm, we had the restaurant nearly to ourselves but I can imagine that on weekends, it is a busy place.
Particularly when you consider their generous Sunday brunch menu offerings!
Saturday Lunch: 11:30am to 2:30pm
Sunday Brunch: 10:30am to 2:30pm
Monday through Thursday: 5:00pm-9:00pm
Friday and Saturday: 3:00 pm-10pm
Did I mention that dinner is preceeded by a nice little dish full of yummy hot Pão de Queijo?
These Brazilian cheese puffs are easy to make at home!
Light as a feather, these little morsels are way too easy to eat, especially when you have no idea what waits at the salad bar!
Enjoy the cheese puffs, the salad bar variety before you even think of the main course - which is the endless selection of grilled meats. Don't turn that little coaster from red to green until you're ready :-)
My personal favorites? The leg of lamb and grillled salmon with orange sauce. It made an appearance during the salad course.
To start dinner, as part of my salad course, I picked marinated mussels, mushrooms and a version of a Greek salad with cucumbers, red onions and Feta cheese crumbles. Shrimp too!
Green lettuce and all the salad fixings are there if you prefer a more traditional "salad".
Variations on the all you eat salad selections that include soups!
Seriously - eat your salad but leave lots of room for churrasco style meats. The salad course would have been enough for me but I had no clue what was waiting in the wings- all of it scrumptious. Charbroil Grill - Charruscaria
Potomac Festival Shopping Center - where the Longhorn Steakhouse used to be
14239 Potomac Mills Rd
Woodbridge, VA 22192, Resevations: Telephone  499-8000 / Fax  499-8100