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Famiglia Mancini

Rua Avanhandava 81, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01306-001, Brazil
+55 11 3256-4320
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Ranked #13 of 24,515 restaurants in Sao Paulo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Seafood, Pasta, Grill
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

Following a friends suggestion, went there with my family and wife's family. What a place. Starting from the little street , very charming, now about the food. You feel like in Italy, very good option in São Paulo. In the heart of downtown. If you want a good Italian food, forget all the fancy chefs restaurant. Go there, it is... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

As a huge metropolitan urban complex (some 20 million people live in this city), São Paulo, in the first place, has become home, too, a huge concentration of restaurants: over 21,000 listed restaurants according to some counts. However, perhaps, even more tellingly, many of these restaurants come with clear distinctive immigrant origins and orientations. Because of these very different immigrant... More

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Zurich
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014 NEW

Went 2 times to get a more balanced opinion of this much talked about venue. The positive: - Ambiance is nice, even in small details - Buffet is rich and presents some classic italian antipasto (abounding in olive oil and salt) The negative: - Cost: too much for food (Buffet at Rs90/kg), drinks and the ridiculous overcharge of Rs14/person after... More

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Melbourne
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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

One of the best restaurants in Sao Paulo. Located in Bela Vista, Sao Paulo. Great, central location. The restaurant itself is an awesome rustic setting which could be anywhere in Italy. Had the cold meat entrees, a wild mushroom cream sause penne - with a lovely Tuscan Chianti. Topped off with the inhouse tiramisu and espresso. Brilliant experience - recommended... More

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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014 via mobile

It is a tradicional italian restaurant located in a charming street with some restaurants, bars and art stores. The food is delicious, and you can divide almost alo the plates between at least two people. Arrive early if you dont like to wait, the place is always crowded.

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Puerto Iguazu, Argentina
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75 reviews 75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

we went in a group of friends and enjoyed a nice evening. the food itself is very expensive, i.e. almost US 50 for a pasta dish.. the appetizers buffet is well presented and you'll find a nice variety of dishes. the service is average and the place is very warm and welcoming. sure you'll find similar restaurants for better prices.

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London
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Good portions. Tasty food. Pretty clean. Great ambience. Found a few ants on under mt table cloth at the end. Pretty pricey...

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Have been to this restaurant on a number of occasions and to sum up the experience I would say it is a very plain Italian food restaurant that built a name some years ago for excellence but now uses the name in one area only and that is to charge a fortune for plain food. Also stay away from the... More

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Braga, Portugal
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72 reviews 72 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I had a party dinner there, the restaurant is very nice, but the food itself could be better, as the final price to pay is a little bit high.

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The Netherlands
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85 reviews 85 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Mancini family own several restaurant in the Rua Avanhandava. On our first night in Sao Paulo we went to the place described in most reviews below. A wonderful restauarant with a cosy Italian atmosphere and excellent food and service. Good wines. However, they mostly serve dishes for two, apparently to stimulate sharing per table. It is crowded, although we... More

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