Connect North Queensland

Search Now

Chico Rio is a celebration of Brazilian food and culture created in collaboration with US based chef extraordinaire Almir da Fonesca.

Meat lovers get ready for a mouth watering array of meats from Picanha, Wagyu,Lamb, Chicken wrapped in bacon, Ribbs not to mention Prawns,bbq octopus and much much more.

Chico Rio brings little Rio to Townsville.

Vegetarian and Sea food lovers will enjoy a selection of Brazilian inspired A la Carte.

Gluten free dietary restrictions are easy at Chico Rio as all our meats are gluten free and marinated fresh in herbs and spices. Except for garlic bread, beer battered chips and bread crumbed bananas all our sides are also gluten free. In fact you will love our tapioca Cheese Buns (Pao de Queuja) another Brazilain favourite!

Make sure you check out the dancing scene at Chico Rio as well. Join in the Samba dancing, wither social or instructional throughout the week, see the website for more details.

Have your photo taken with our beautiful talented Samba girls.

Chico Rio is also a fantastic location for functions and occaisions with plenty of space, entertainment and catering available.

No matter what your occaision, make it a memorable Night at Chico Rio, Dining, Celebrating or Work events.