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Favela Grill

3318 28th Ave. Long Island City, NY 11103 | Astoria | 718-545-8250

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You can't beat "costela Bam-Bam," a gigundo beef rib cooked over charcoal, blood red in the middle. Smear on the chile relish and sprinkle with toasty farofa! Named after the shanty-shack slums that surround Cariocan cities, Favela offers a greatest hits of Brazilian cuisine-maybe you won't need to go to Newark's Ironbound anymore. The Bahian standard moqueca is rendered here with admirable fidelity-crammed with seafood, tinged with red dende oil, and sided with a jiggy pudding. You can't beat Favela for bar snacks, either: Pick the sundried beef jerky called carne de sol ("meat of the sun").


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  • Cuisine(s): Brazilian
  • Hours: Sun-Thu 12pm-11pm, Fri-Sat 12pm-12am
  • Price: $$$
  • Serving: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Snack Food
  • Alcohol: Full bar
  • Reservations: Accepted, Not Necessary
  • Parking: No Parking
  • Payment Types: All Major Credit Cards
  • Features: Delivery, Kid Friendly, Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout

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