São Paulo

Food & Drink

Top Restaurants
  • A Casa do Porco Tasting menu / Pork focused, #12 on World's 50 Best Restaurants
  • D.O.M. Tasting menu / Brazilian flavours with great wine pairings
  • Maní Contemporary cuisine / Brazilian dishes in a courtyard setting
Top Bars
  • Santana Bar Cocktail bar / Our favourite spot in São Paulo, try the banana daiquiri!
  • Tan Tan Cocktail bar / Japanese inspired, hip hop vibes, good food
  • Picco Cocktail bar / Cocktails, pizza, and music in the Pinheiros neighbourhood
  • Mercadão This is São Paulo's biggest and busiest municipal market, located in the old centre of the city.
  • Mercado Municipal de Pinheiros Located in Pinheiros, a great option for anyone looking to buy produce and ingredients sourced from all over Brazil.
  • Feira da Praça Benedito Calixto Every Saturday the square hosts a market selling local art, vinyl records, vintage clothing, and antique furniture.
Other Food & Drink
  • Maní, Evvai, Metzi, Charco Restaurante, Tuy Cocina I Jardins, Gopala Restaurant, Espaço Aflora, Chou, KOF - King of The Fork, La Guapa Empanadas, Make Hommus. Not war
  • Guarita Bar, Bar Do Julinho, Pensão Bar, Bar Astor, Seen - Restaurant & Bar, Jiquitaia, Bar e Lanches Estadão
  • STUDIOS COFFEE, The Coffee (all locations), the little coffee shop, Coffee Walk, Sensory Coffee Roasters

Activities & Attractions

Top Activities
  • Helicopter Tour Fly over Brazil’s “concrete jungle” of São Paulo.
  • Santos & Guarujá Day Trip Beautiful white sand beaches and coastal towns. Take the funicular to the top of Monte Serrat for panoramic views of the coast!
  • Jaraguá Park Forty minutes outside of the city is Jaraguá Park. Hike through the Atlantic Forest for 360 views of São Paulo.
Other Attractions
  • Sites • São Paulo Botanical Garden, Avenida Paulista, Sé (Cathedral), Teatro Municipal, Beco do Batman (Batman Alley)
  • Day trips • Santos & Guarujá, Ilhabela, Bertioga, São Sebastião, Ubatuba, Campos do Jordao, Embu das Artes, Louveira, Brotas, Barretos
  • Galleries/Museums • Museu de Arte, Museo do Futebol, Museu de Arte Contemporânea, Museu Paulista
  • Parks • Ibirapuera Park, Trianon Park, Parque da Independência, Parque da Aclimação


Top Stays
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    Duplex Charmoso Novo
    This was one of the best Airbnb’s we have stayed in! The Airbnb is located in Pinheiros, with central access to all of São Paulo.
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    One of the most coveted neighbourhoods in São Paulo, Jardins (the Gardens), within walking distance to Ibirapuera Park, Avenue Paulista, and Oscar Ferreira Street.
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    Guest Urban Hotel
    Located in the trendy neighbourhood of Pinheiros, the hotel is within walking distance to the best restaurants, cafes, and bars in the city.
  • Pinheiros, Jardins, Jardim Paulista