MIAMI – Giraffas, a well known Brazilian restaurant chain, plans to open its first US Restaurant in Miami on July 1. It operates more than 350 restaurants throughout Brazil.

"We offer the 'Brazilian experience' at Giraffas, where the consumer can experience all the amazing flavors and sensations that Brazil has to offer, in a warm and cozy environment, for a reasonable price," said Claudio Micceli, Jr , director of Giraffas USA.

Giraffas offers grilled meats and sandwiches like the grilled 5 oz rump steak or filet mignon. The chain plans to open more restaurants in the US in the next few months and will create more than 100 jobs for the South Florida area.