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Emporio Brazilian Café

12288 Westheimer Houston, TX 77077 | Memorial | 281-293-7442

Location Description:

This little spot is where Houston's Brazilian community gathers to eat comida caseira, old-fashioned home cooking. By the cash register, there are a couple of shelves full of imported candies, condiments and other hard-to-find items treasured by Brazilians in exile. The mixed grill, called churrasco gaucho, is available all the time.

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  • Cuisine(s): South American
  • Hours: Tue-Thu 11am-10pm, Fri-Sat 11am-11pm, Sun 12pm-6pm
  • Price: $$
  • Serving: Dinner, Lunch
  • Reservations: Recommended on Weekends
  • Parking: Lot Available
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards, cash
  • Attire: Casual
  • Features: Kid Friendly, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

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