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Bovinus

#360 of 31,550 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 - 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: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 80
    Excellent
  • 153
    Very good
  • 48
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 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
Eat ,drink and enjoy your eve

A variety of food and dessert. Spacious and neat. Good service. Desserts extraordinary . Grilled meat and chicken as per request and prepared in front of you. Reasonable price

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 8, 2015
Lutchman2015
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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New York City, New York
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

Good value Churuscaria type food and buffet but, not as expensive as full all out Churuscaria. Less formal and just the job when you want an informal meal

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Thank USS_CV-6
Johannesburg, South Africa
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122 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

A variety of food and dessert. Spacious and neat. Good service. Desserts extraordinary . Grilled meat and chicken as per request and prepared in front of you. Reasonable price

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Thank Lutchman2015
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

Welcoming staff. Good variety of salads. Somewhat varied hot entrees. Meats ordered from a separate counter. Dessert bar with typical sweets. Attentive staff. Good value for the money. Will return.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Staff is very nice and always ready to help, food is average and not seem to be always fresh but you only pay 37 brl , drinks not included . It s not a gastronomic place but handy if you are staying in hotels around the area. The place is very big and you can seat large groups.

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Thank mariomad
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83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This place is always terrific that I go back every time I visit Sao Paulo. Not the best churrascaria, but the smorgasburg always is slighly different salads and hot foods with staple meats. Terrific place for lunch. Great value. This year it is 58.05/kg and they slipped in a higher 18% tip (higher than before).

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Thank BeeNBoo
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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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Thank TravelJeff69
Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
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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Thank Gene B
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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20 reviews
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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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Thank Greg K
Beckenham, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank Joga N
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40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 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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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: Barbecue, Steakhouse, Brazilian, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children
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?

Staying in Jardins

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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