Tag Archives: restaurants in itaipava

The perfect pre-game: Bordeaux Itaipava

Does the name Bordeaux sounds familiar? If you answered yes, then it’s because you read my previous blogpost about Bordeaux in Petropolis.  Turns out there is another one in Itaipava which is bit different.  Discovering Bordeaux Itaipava was an unexpected  and wonderful surprise.  We were walking around exploring the different shops when we saw some people dining outside […]

Best Italian restaurant in Itaipava: Farfarello’s

If you are staying in Itaipava and in the mood for some delicious Italian food, drive over to Farfarello‘s about 10 mins from the center of town. Head down the longer drive way and you will see that from the outside Farfarell’s resembles a cozy little house surrounded by nature you might expect to see […]

Fondue rodizio in Itaipava

When you drive into Itaiava you will notice many of the restaurants have signs for ‘fondue’ hanging from them as it is a very popular dish in the region.  The first time I drove through I spotted restaurant Pastarella & Parrilla Restaurante and knew I wanted to try it so this past trip, it was at the […]

German biergarden and gastronomic complex in Teresopolis

We are only half way through the year I have discovered 2 amazing beer breweries in Rio: Cervejaria Bohemia and Villa St Gallen (also known  Terezópolis Gold).  In the neighborhood of Alto in Teresopolis, you will find Villa St. Gallen, an incredible microbrewery-miniature town-gastronomic complex which is inspired by the architecture of southern Germany.  Seriously, you will completely forget you are in […]