Tag Archives: tapas

First look: Tempranillo Vinho & Cozinha

Brought to you by the culinary and alcoholic visionaries of Barteco is Sao Paulo’s hottest new wine bar Tempranillo.   Located in the swanky  Vila Nova Conceicao it is under the command of Jaci Soares (Taberna 474) and Carlos Martignago (Serafina) so you know this will become your new ‘go to’ spot.  Designed by architect Silvana Brandão , the decor is […]

Hidden gem in Botafogo: Miam Miam

Tucked away in an old mansion (that belonged to the grandma of chef Roberta Ciasca) in Botafogo is restaurant Miam Miam (French for ‘yum yum’).  You could walk past this house a million times and not even realize it’s a trendy restaurant; a true ‘hidden gem’, one of the best contemporary restaurants in Rio.  You can sit outside in the […]


I have walked by Prima, a cute bruschetteria off of Ataulfo de Paiva a bunch of times…. There is always a big crowd outside, and I love Italian tapas so figured I would add it to  the ‘list’ of places I needed to try.  For brunch they only had one real ‘breakfast’ bruschttta made up […]

Italian Tapas… Stuzzi Hits The Spot

No matter what you are in the mood for, every restaurant on Dias Ferreira will have a huge line with people flooding into the streets every night starting at 9pm (This is because Brazilians LOVE to stand outside on the street, be in the ‘scene’, and all the restaurants on this street are good/trendy).  Stuzzi […]