Tucanos Brazilian Grill – Saint Charles MO

Tucanos Brazilian Grill in Saint Louis MO is family friendly, a great value, and a delicious good time!

Tucanos Brazilian Grill 9If you haven’t been able to tell, I love food.  Growing up, my brother was the picky eater.  I don’t remember encountering many foods I didn’t love.  A blessing and a curse :).  Pat and I recently ate dinner at Tucanos Brazilian Grill…and I was in heaven.  Tons of delicious food, great variety, and festive drinks.  A fun, family friendly good time!

Tucanos Brazilian Grill 10Tucanos is in one of my favorite Saint Louis areas, 5th Street Saint Charles.  Its next to another great restaurant which I hope to write about later, Prasinos!  We had been to Tucanos one other time, and it was just as delicious as I remembered.  Starting with their amazing “salad bar”…. 

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