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Rua Oscar Freire 523 | Jardim Paulista, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01426-001, Brazil
+55 11 3085-6916
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (8 reviews)
“kibbeh” (2 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua Oscar Freire 523 | Jardim Paulista, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01426-001, Brazil
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were at the Eldorado Shopping Mall for lunch, and the food was spoiled.We ordered several Arabic dishes, and among them the opened Sfiha was spoiled and decayed, smelling deteriorated ground beef ! Disgusting ! This is not the first time that happened to me...More

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Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

During a recent business trip to São Paulo, my Brazilian business partner made this suggestion. It is the 'original' location in the busy crowded area of São Paulo. The food is just amazing, the staff is super kind and attentive, the atmosphere cool. This really...More

Thank davidhouser
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

The traditional Arabic food. I can not go to Sao Paulo city and don't go here. U wont fell waste money. Excellent food and attention staff.

Thank Juca B
Reviewed April 18, 2017

Almanara is a very traditional Lebanese restaurant in São Paulo. I ordered several dishes where everyone could share. Kibbeh nayyeh, kafta, kibbeh, tabbouleh, falafel and pita bread were excellent. Hummus and Labneh were good, but too flat, missing flavour some zattar on the Labne and...More

Thank ANDRETS1966
Reviewed January 17, 2017

The service was excellent. Warm and welcoming. The food.. Ah wonderful. Being Lebanese I ordered the kibbe Nayye which is raw kibbi. Never had a better one outside Lebanon. The grilled fish, falafel, and mezze (hummus, babghannouj, and labneh) were also excellent. The pita bread...More

Thank Raja S
Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

If you want great Arab food go to Almanara because the food comes quickly and the service is great! Waiters remember you and if you have any thing to say the manager is always available. Great food. Great service!

Thank alextP8567UM
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

This arabic restaurant is totally worth and you wont feel waste of money. Kafta is one of the best i have ever tried. Ask for baked kibe is also good! Falafel is good too. Everything os good tooo :)

Thank Matheus S
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Not my favorite dining experience. The food was ok, and we waited 30 minutes for our drink orders. We ordered wine, but had to wait because something had happened with the wine glasses...?? The manager did apologize, but only after we'd paid the bill. The...More

Thank JacqConn
Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

What I like the most in here is that nothing is really fancy. The place is quite express and fulfills its purpose: to serve with a lot of quality and fast. The Mezze is wonderful, and the Sirian bread is really amazing. I really like...More

Thank mcorassa
Reviewed May 27, 2016

A type o luxurious a la carte Arabic Food Chain. Very good food and atmosfere. International Arabic dishes.

Thank FABIO457
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Oscar Freire 523 | Jardim Paulista, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01426-001, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Jardins
  • Neighborhood: Jardins
  • Phone Number: +55 11 3085-6916
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