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Templo Da Carne Marcos Bassi

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Bela Vista
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, Grill
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Rua. Treze de Maio, 668, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01327000, Brazil
+55(11) 3288-7045
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9:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Valet Parking, Validated Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Marcos Bassi, son of Italian, grew up in the neighborhood of Bras...
Marcos Bassi, son of Italian, grew up in the neighborhood of Bras, downtown Sao Paulo. His history with the meat started early, at age eight, when selling beef kids in the neighborhood where he lived. After a few years, Mark and his mother Mafalda, acquired a space in the Municipal Market of Sao Paulo. Worked hard there, to acquire the butcher Mr Prachedes in Humaita Street, already in the neighborhood of Bixiga and transform the Meat House Bassi, where met the rich immigrant city, as a structure, quality and customer care services. Gradually managed to implement a barbecue in the Meat House so they could test for over there even their creations. It was when they started selling sandwiches and Store cuts already baked. The history of prime meat was born there, along with the story of Marcos Bassi, just to differentiate the quality and price of products Marcos Bassi. In 1978 born the "Meat Slaughtering Central Noble Bassi" on May 13th Street, now with a special place to serve some people with their tastings of special breeds and cuts. The desgutacoes did so successfully, that a year later came the steak house in the same place where today the work of Meat Temple facilities. Throughout life, Marcos Bassi learned in practice all about cuts and other technical details such as blood supply, softness and texture. As a craftsman, his hands left cuts enshrined as Candy, made from the rump kernels, and the steak butcher. Also pioneered the vacuum process and meat maturation in Brazil The Temple of meat is then perpetuates as a result of 50 years of a life, invested and dedicated to specialty Bassi: meat. And with the technique learned with Marcos Bassi, born Marcos Bassi culture, ensuring that tradition continues at the Temple of Meat. Come visit us.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Awesome restaurant

It's the best meat restaurant in São Paulo. The service is perfect, the ambiance is awesome and the price is right for such a wonderful restaurant. I love it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2015
Sueli777
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Santos, SP
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Santos, SP
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

It's the best meat restaurant in São Paulo. The service is perfect, the ambiance is awesome and the price is right for such a wonderful restaurant. I love it!

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Sao Paulo, SP
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35 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Probably top 5 beef places in São Paulo. Had "OJO de BIFE" - to die for. Very tender and juicy. The "pupunha" ( fresh Palm Tree heart) is a MUST try! The price is ok as you are getting good quality. Nice place, high ceilings. You can also buy meats to take home, some exotic stuff...

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Toronto, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We come here every year and look forward to eating here. Impeccable service. We always have the picanha rare and the costellos and an arugula salad. For us - it is the best steakhouse we have ever been too. Are here last night and going back there tomorrow. Very happy to see Mr. Basti's legacy continuing.

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TemplodaCarneMB, Gerente de relações com clientes at Templo Da Carne Marcos Bassi, responded to this review

Hi, It's a pleasure read your words, thank you so much for coming every year to visit us, hope we can see you again soon, all the best, - Templo da Carne Team More 

Sao Paulo, SP
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My husband and I used to go to this restaurant with a couple of friends after a night in the show houses in the surroundings. The service is perfect, the atmosphere is nice and familiar and the food is just excellent. The meet melts in your mouth. The only thing I do not like about it, is the price. It's... More 

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TemplodaCarneMB, Gerente de relações com clientes at Templo Da Carne Marcos Bassi, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for coming, we are happy with your kind words, hope we can see you again, all the best, Templo da Carne Team More 

Sao Paulo, SP
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Nice restaurant with great service! Good service and delicious meat. Certainly one of the best restaurants in São Paulo. I recommend it to everyone!!

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TemplodaCarneMB, Gerente de relações com clientes at Templo Da Carne Marcos Bassi, responded to this review

Hi, thank you for referring us to your friends, hope to see you again many thanks, Templo da Carne Team More 

Lake Orion, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

This restaurant is an experience in terms of the restaurant itself and the fantastic preparation of the meet. When we where there Mr. Bassi gave us a private introduction about the different cuts of meet and the perfect preparation of the meet. I never ate that much meet in one night. Unfortunately the best meet, the picanha came last and... More 

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TemplodaCarneMB, Gerente de relações com clientes at Templo Da Carne Marcos Bassi, responded to this review

hello, thank you for visiting us. Sure enough the event with Marcos Bassi were special, we work every day to keep the art built by the master. Too bad not left much room for Picanha, we expect you here again to finish delight cuts! hugs, #Equipe do Templo More 

Zurich, Switzerland
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77 reviews 77 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The atmosphere is pretty cold. The service was ok and attentive, however nothing special. The older man in a suite trying to put anything on your bill is VERY annoying. The food was good, but overall the restaurant seems overrated and it's expensive.

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TemplodaCarneMB, Gerente de relações com clientes at Templo Da Carne Marcos Bassi, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for your visit, your comment will help us to improve our services, sorry if our Maitre appeared to disturbing you, we're sure his intention was to ensure good care, anyway, we appreciate your compliments and we wish that your next visit will be most enjoyable, thank you, More 

São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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92 reviews 92 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I went with my family and friends on 30/November. We sit in private room. Service : regular, very confuse, missing orders, not enought to satisfect the meal (everything regular and unexpected quality). I will not return and not recomenda anymore.

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Sao Paulo, SP
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This is my favorite meat restaurant in town. The meat is always very tender, and juicy . My favorite dishes are "fraldinha" and the baby beef. Order, as a side dish, "pupunha" palm roasted. Simply wonderful.

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London
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97 reviews 97 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Yes truly a temple to meat. Some very interesting cuts which you won't find elsewhere and meat was cooked to perfection. I still find the quality of the meat in Brazil a bit below that of Uruguay and Argentina but this is minor criticism. Excellent and friendly service. A very good choice for meat in São Paulo at a very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rua. Treze de Maio, 668, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01327000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Bela Vista
  • Neighborhood: Bela Vista
  • Phone Number: +55(11) 3288-7045

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 48 - 65
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Brazilian, Barbecue, Grill

Description

Marcos Bassi, son of Italian, grew up in the neighborhood of Bras, downtown Sao Paulo. His history with the meat started early, at age eight, when selling beef kids in the neighborhood where he lived. After a few years, Mark and his mother Mafalda, acquired a space in the Municipal Market of Sao Paulo. Worked hard there, to acquire the butcher Mr Prachedes in Humaita Street, already in the neighborhood of Bixiga and transform the Meat House Bassi, where met the rich immigrant city, as a structure, quality and customer care services. Gradually managed to implement a barbecue in the Meat House so they could test for over there even their creations. It was when they started selling sandwiches and Store cuts already baked. The history of prime meat was born there, along with the story of Marcos Bassi, just to differentiate the quality and price of products Marcos Bassi. In 1978 born the "Meat Slaughtering Central Noble Bassi" on May 13th Street, now with a special place to serve some people with their tastings of special breeds and cuts. The desgutacoes did so successfully, that a year later came the steak house in the same place where today the work of Meat Temple facilities. Throughout life, Marcos Bassi learned in practice all about cuts and other technical details such as blood supply, softness and texture. As a craftsman, his hands left cuts enshrined as Candy, made from the rump kernels, and the steak butcher. Also pioneered the vacuum process and meat maturation in Brazil The Temple of meat is then perpetuates as a result of 50 years of a life, invested and dedicated to specialty Bassi: meat. And with the technique learned with Marcos Bassi, born Marcos Bassi culture, ensuring that tradition continues at the Temple of Meat. Come visit us.
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 12:00 am

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Staying in Bela Vista

Neighborhood Profile
Bela Vista
Known for its Italian cantinas, Bela Vista is the place to go for great pasta. Also called “Bixiga”, the area is an important cultural part of the city, with the bohemian and the religious costumes of its inhabitants on full display. In August, the large Nossa Senhora Achiropita party fills the streets with a variety of Italian food and music. You can experience the liveliness of the neighborhood walking through the antiquities fair at Dom Orione Square or visiting the “Brazilian Caminito”, a version of the Argentinian street complete with colorful buildings. Bela Vista is also home to the traditional samba school “Vai-Vai”. Buy a ticket to a rehearsal and get a taste of what Carnival is like.
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