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Bovinus

#678 of 32,645 Restaurants in Sao Paulo
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Jardins
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Alameda Santos 2393, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
(11) 3088 6103
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12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Reservations

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  • 76
    Excellent
  • 142
    Very good
  • 44
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  • 3
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
the BEST Caiprihinas in Sao Paolo

Not your traditional churrascaria. it has an all you can eat salad bar, grill and desserts, the difference is you go to the grill and pick out the meat you want to eat as many times as you want. The grill has beef, chicken, fish, sausage and cheese. Not a high end churrascaria but average decor... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
Gene B
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Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great Churrascaria BBQ restaurant. Very clean, very nice decor and great staff with plenty of selection. Huge salad bar and a very delicious selection of desserts after an endless supply of succulent meats constantly available throughout the dinner.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Not your traditional churrascaria. it has an all you can eat salad bar, grill and desserts, the difference is you go to the grill and pick out the meat you want to eat as many times as you want. The grill has beef, chicken, fish, sausage and cheese. Not a high end churrascaria but average decor with a reasonable price... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Not the best Churascaria but definitely the best value. Help yourself from the buffet, meat selection ok and quality ok Salad and puds selection very good, if you have room. If you are going to impress someone go the Bovinuos that used to be called the Paulista Grill as far superior in every respect but you will pay for it!!!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Great place if with a group who all like something different. Large salad selection. Cold meats fish etc. All buffet help yourself style. There is a grilled meats section too. Great desert selection too. Wine is reasonable. The restaurant is not fancy. Average but great value for money.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015 via mobile

i have eaten at Bovinus many times. If you want a great atmosphere & fine food then look elsewhere. However, if you have never tried a Churascaria & are a little daunted by the waiters lining up at your table with various cuts of meat on skewers then give Bovinus a try. They don't serve you at your table with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Amazing restaurant for those who is first time in Brazil! Buffet was great with a lot of choice, but most delicious is a meat every cut of beef being serve to you by the waiter on the skewer! The quality of meat is the best, and price is not that expensive for that experience ! Would definitely recommend to every... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Cannot compare to others but I thought it was good. Price seemed a bit high but they did have free transportation to and from the hotel which helps with cost. Meats were delicious! Salad bar was very good. Desserts were great! Lack of English speakers is a bother. Additional charges for basic drinks (soda, sparkling water) was annoying but maybe... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

It may not be the best churrascuria in São Paulo but it's consistently good. It's a place where you can walk in on your own and just eat and enjoy or you can go in a large group. The staff are very friendly and it's non-inhibitive here which I like. You won't get the biggest choice of cuts of meat... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

THE GOOD: Great price Good meat Decent service Desert is included. THE BAD: Limited buffet, although probably big enough for most Decor is a bit drab Having to get up every time to go to the grill to get meat Service could be a bit more attentive but was decent enough Lack of english spoken was difficult when ordering meat,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We visited this restaurant 5 times this month - each time for lunch. There is a reason we kept going back. The food is great, the restaurant is very clean and some of the items on the buffet change daily. We rate this Bovinus as "best value churascaria" in Sao Paulo because it has a terrific combination of taste, selection,... More 

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Additional Information about Bovinus

Address: Alameda Santos 2393, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Phone Number: (11) 3088 6103
Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Jardins
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm  6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Brazilian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Alameda Santos 2393, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Jardins
  • Neighborhood: Jardins
  • Phone Number: (11) 3088 6103

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Brazilian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighborhood Profile
Jardins
Located just below important Paulista Avenue, Jardins is the junction of four smaller neighborhoods: Jardim Paulista, Jardim América, Jardim Europa and Jardim Paulistano. It is an upper-class area, offering a variety of things to do, including shopping, museums and parks. The neighborhood is well known for “Oscar Freire”– the most luxurious street in the city, packed with high-end boutiques. In Jardins you will also find a trendy museum, São Paulo Museum of Image and Sound (MIS), which people often line up for hours to visit. If green space is what you're after, take time to relax at Trianon Park, a refuge in the heart of Paulista Avenue.
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