São Paulo

Restaurants in São Paulo

Big, flat oysters are shucked to order for patrons while they wait for their fish to be cleaned.

Though Argentine by birth, Brazil, too, has fallen for this café chain, especially its dulce de leche–stuffed alfajores (a South American confection featuring fillings between two sweet biscuits). It also has the best coffee, post-security.

The local intelligentsia frequent Filial, where schoppe (draft beer) flows into the wee hours.

The sushi chefs at this hotspot slice fish inside a VW bus.

Order the Super Burguer com pimenta at this burger haven.

Chef Atala’s new casual restaurant. The adobe-hued Dalva is all about sharp updating of grandmotherly regional dishes.

The sushi in São Paulo is top-notch.

The chocolaty açai-berry shake is a standout.

Prior to the opening of this bar, Brazil’s best microbrews didn’t wander too far from the German-speaking south.

A Jardins steak house legendary for its Saturday feijoada buffet.