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Octavio Cafe

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Brazilian, Cafe, South American
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2996 Brigadeiro Faria Lima Avenue | Jd. Paulistano, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
+55 11 3074-0110
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Moscow, Russia
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69 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not coffee addicted person so strong isn't for me, and here is only place in Brazil where I can enjoy the taste of coffee. Also staff is helpful and nice

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Thank Alina L
Level Contributor
28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At one of the business centers of the city of São Paulo - Aveninda Faria Lima - Octávio Café is definitely a strong point for good business talks and one of the best, strongest, coffees of the city! The restaurant is furnished with dining tables and comfy lounge chairs. The coffee is strong and bold - the Cappuccino with chocolate... More 

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1 Thank DepartureGate100
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed March 16, 2017 via mobile

After being seated by the hostess. The waitress took almost 10min to come and take my order (with grumpy attitude - a smile and ask the customer 'how are you' makes a huge difference) and the place wasn't even busy (I'm not surprise) and the customer next to me was waiting for the menu for a while. Some of the... More 

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Thank Michaelohashi
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Hello! Thank you for your comment and we apologize for the incident. Your comment will be sent to our manager. Best Regards Octavio Café More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Every time I come to São Paulo I make time for a visit to this excellent cafe. I see that they have food on the menu but I have never ordered any. Instead, every time: double macchiato, served with a little water and a chocolate candy. Sip, savor, sip, repeat, repeat, repeat. My advice: then buy some beans on the... More 

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Thank ProfPTJ
Gstaad, Switzerland
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed January 7, 2017

The quality of everything is average while the price are well above. The place is hideous and the service average.

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Thank carlovvg
Johannesburg, South Africa
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65 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed November 27, 2016

One of the better places to have a decent coffee in Sao Paulo, they have a great selection of coffees and brews to meet anyone's palate. The service on the other hand needs some major improvements if you ask me, You wait almost a lifetime for your coffee, so if you think you want to go for a quick coffee... More 

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Thank Joao P
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

I had to attend an business meeting nearby and my wife had to wait me until I've finished! During her stay at octavio cafe she was not allowed to go to specific areas because they were restricted to executives. How do you classify a executive? By gender? By race? By clothes? I'm sorry to inform but this is racism!

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2 Thank Fernando P
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed November 18, 2016

there are few places in são paulo where you can get decent coffee. this is one of them. service is not always great, but the architecture and the coffees compensate for it

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Thank traveldudette1
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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101 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed October 28, 2016

The famous Octavio cafe is an important spot for business meetings in São Paulo. Near great business center and Faria Lima Avenude, Ovctavio offers a large sort of coffee, snacks, and meals, during all day long. Staff is very good and facilities are great!

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Thank dekko11
Sao Paulo, SP
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78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed October 26, 2016

I popped into this coffee place on my way home from work one day with my friends and the was decently priced and quick to be served. The bar staff were helpful and offered suggestion on what do have.

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Thank Abbie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Brazilian, Cafe, South American
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2996 Brigadeiro Faria Lima Avenue | Jd. Paulistano, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo
  • Phone Number: +55 11 3074-0110

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?