The city of Sao Paulo is famous for housing the biggest and most diversified gastronomy capital of the world. The city has over 12,500 restaurants representing 42 ethnic types.
Antiquarius is a worthy restaurant in the city of Sao Paulo, popular for its top quality service and authentic Portuguese food. The restaurant has a very stylish setting and mainly offers seafood in traditional preparations like codfish moqueca (stew) and bolinhos de bacalhau (cod balls). Taste a wide selection from the wine menu.
Capim Santo: (Visit)
After getting success in Bahia, this Sao Paulo version of Capim Santo has become famous for its seafood specialties. It is located in a lovely garden with lush mango trees and plenty of outside tables. Try the restaurant's homemade pasta in a variety of seafood combinations or a stew of prawns in coconut milk. Vegetarians also will not get disappointed here.
Address: Av. Brg. Faria Lima, 2705 - Jardim Paulistano, São Paulo, Brazil.
Bolinha is famous for its top-quality Brazilian cuisine. Do not forget to try Feijoada, a traditional Brazilian dish made of black beans and pork meat. This restaurant is ideal if you want a taste of authentic native food.
Address: Av. Cidade Jardim, 53 - Jardim Europa, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Templo da Bahia:
Well known for the friendly and colorful atmosphere, this is one of the hugely popular restaurants in the city. The restaurant stays packed throughout the day for both lunch and dinner. Try a variety of seafood, fried bean cakes, and other tasty little dishes, or taste a variety of stews prepared with the freshest ingredients.
A famous restaurant chain with branches spread all over Brazil. It has 2 branches in Sao-Paulo namely:
Figueira Rubaiyat: famous for seafood, beef, and chicken dishes.
Address: Rua Haddock Lobo, 1738 - Jardim Paulista, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Rubaiyat Faria Lima: famous for steaks, roast beef, chicken, wild boar, pork, fish, etc.
Address: Av. Brig. Faria Lima, 2954 - Jardim Paulistano, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
D.O.M. is famous for its innovative menu made by the combination of classic French and Spanish techniques with local ingredients. Specialties include shrimp with papaya mango salsa, codfish brandade in black bean sauce, filhote fish in a manioc crust, and many more. The restaurant was voted as one of the 50 best restaurants in the world by "Restaurant Magazine”. Also, taste a large selection of wines in a stylish and fancy ambiance.
Address: Rua Barao de Capanema, 594, São Paulo, Brazil.
Restaurante Fasano: (Visit)
Located in the Jardins area, Restaurante Fasano is a popular restaurant amongst the locals. Along with a fine regional Italian menu, it offers seafood ravioli with white wine sauce and spaghetti with fresh lamb, and many more dishes. The Baretto bar situated inside the hotel provides some awesome cocktails and a wide variety of wines.
Address: Rua Vittorio Fasano, 88 Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Spot is one of the trendiest restaurants in the city which is completely buzzing at lunch and dinner. The visitors can enjoy outstanding pasta, creative salads, fresh grilled fish, tuna with vegetables, and steaks with flavourful sauces. Plan your meal before 10 pm. After that, the restaurant transforms into a vibrant nightclub crowded with musicians, designers, models, and trendy youngsters.
Address: Rua Min Rocha Azevedo 72, São Paulo, Brazil.
Arabia is a spacious and modern restaurant located just one block off the stylish Rua Augusta. The restaurant offers a wide range of favourites from Lebanon which includes Moroccan rice with roasted almonds and chicken, or the signature stuffed artichoke bottoms with ground beef, accompanied by rice with almonds. Visitors can also taste the special daily recipe that changes regularly.
Address: Rua Haddock Lobo 1397, Jardim Paulista, Jardins, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Cuisine: Brazilian, South American
Address: Avenida Nossa Senhora do Loreto, 1.100 Vila Medeiros, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Cuisine: Asian, Korean
Address: R. Conego Vicente Miguel Marino, 378 - Barra Funda, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, European
Address: Rua Jairo Gois 126 Bras, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Cuisine: Italian, Brazilian, Asian
Address: Rua Antonio Camardo 895, Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Cuisine: International, Vegetarian Friendly
Address: Rua Medeiros de Albuquerque 256, Sao Paulo, Brazil.