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Rua: Cavalheiro Torquato Rizzi 1715, Ribeirao Preto, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
16 3621-2103
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Ranked #106 of 2,490 Restaurants in Ribeirao Preto
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Tue - Sat 7:30 pm - 2:30 am
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

We have been visiting the restaurant every few months after it opened some 1.5 (?) year ago. It is the only true French cuisine of São Paulo quality in Ribeirao Preto and has proven to be able to keep up with its ambitious start over time. This is difficult in a city where people dine out a lot but tend... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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132 reviews 132 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

Great food in a great location. Just ask not to be in a private room that face the small street just above the entrance. Ask to be in the opposite private space that faces the huge avenue. It is a nice dinner with a view!

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