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Tasca da Esquina

Al. Itu, 225, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Ranked #269 of 24,604 Restaurants in Sao Paulo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Thu 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cuisines: Portuguese
Dining options: Reservations
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
London
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69 reviews 69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I've eaten at this place three or four times. As other reviewer's have noted very good authentic Portuguese food. It's quite strange that Italian food in São Paulo is not authentic Italian but Portuguese food is. Having said that this is a more upmarket take on Portuguese food. Stylish surroundings, excellent wine list and very good service. My only criticism... More

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Sao Paulo
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200 reviews 200 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
126 helpful votes 126 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Came highly recommended . That's where it stops. We arrived on time but the head chef was not there thus everything was delayed. I requested Caldo verde followed by Arroz de Pato as a main dish and wife had no starter but Acorda de Camarao. That's where things started to go wrong. First the delay then no soup which, I... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

My partner and I love good restaurants. And when a friend who had lived in Portugal and has a great liking for its cuisine invited us to Tasca da Esquina, we were surprised we had never heard of it. Was its existence a secret or were we out of that particular loop? Now it is near the top of our... More

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Miami, Florida
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I'm Portuguese so I know what I am talking about. This is the most authentic and best Portuguese restaurant in SP. The chefs are Portuguese from Portugal, the menu is authentic, the service is very good.

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

! Portuguese dishes are wonderful. I ate an excellent cod and ordered the sweet "tasting menu". All very good. The service is very attentive and very very friendly. Recommend!

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Greenwich, ct
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186 reviews 186 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014 via mobile

It's good to go there in a large group, so you can order several small plates and try everything this restaurant has to offer. Good food and excellent service.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Tasca da Esquina is a portuguese restaurant located near Paulista Avenue in São Paulo. It has a great service and very good cuisine. If you like to be surprised, you may want to experience the "Whatever Chef decides" that will present you with some traditional portuguese dishes divided in five portions.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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57 reviews 57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

I was there with my wife and another Brazilian couple.They were the ones recommending it as being a Portuguese I always doubt about the authenticity of Portguese cuisine when I'm abroad. Tasca da Esquina is true to its origins. It is an authentic portuguese cuisine experience, with the occasional mix of local Brazilian tastes, catering for a wonderful experience. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

A place were you travel 8000km just seating at the table. Been there two times and will return...last time we shared some starters (bacalhau, polvo, camarão) and every thing was great!

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são paulo, SP, Brasil
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

I went with my family, and all of us loved the place. On Fridays, ask for "bacalhau na nata", and you will feel in heaven ... nice place to be with the family, and the owner is allways there, taking care of the service .

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