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Figueira Rubaiyat

#53 of 36,357 Restaurants in Sao Paulo
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Jardins
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Argentinean, South American, Grill
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Rua Haddock Lobo 1738 | Jd. Paulista, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01414-002, Brazil
+55(11)3087 1399
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12:00 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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191 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Brought some friends here and had another great night of food and drink. I had the salmon, and my friends ordered Picanha and bife de chorizo. We all shared and were very happy with our meals. You get a lot of fresh bread and some light appetizers as part of your meal. And the dessert buffet was also very tasty.... More 

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Thank SteeleB09
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is stunning, built around a massive fig tree. There are large salad and dessert buffets and the food was very good. It's expensive, but definitely worth the experience.

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Sao Paulo, SP
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225 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner... without reservation... had no problem to find us a table... the restaurant is great... around this massive tree that makes a great ambient! Food is great... service superb and you can't leave without trying their desserts! This place is one of the classics you have to visit while you are in sao paulo.

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Thank Victor S
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We've been here several times over the last few years and were really pleased that we had the chance to go again. However, it really was a disappointment this time and expensive to boot. You pay for the ambient while eating not so good food. But I'm sure we shall be back!

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New York City, New York
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85 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fig tree is the central piece of the restaurant and an original scenery. you are outside with a transparent roof. when it s very hot, they vaporize water... the food is good but not that exceptional... prices are quite excessive. only the entree as they call it, it' s the full bill of a common restaurant. but it's always... More 

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Bottmingen, Switzerland
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The meat in this restaurant is really amzingly good. On top it is very well prepared and nicely decorated on the plate. The atmosphere is mainly defined by the big fig tree outside which branches into the restaurant. Unfortunately the service during my visit could have been more attentive.

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Thank DMS1995
Sao Paulo, SP
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2017

figueira rubiyat was one of the top restaurants in sp ten years ago but with the change in ownership it has slipped. good news - beautiful setting with a giant fig tree as a centerpiece. bad news -service sometimes weak. meals have slipped a little also. still great to see the beauties of sp nibbling and chatting over lunch. bottom... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2017

Beautiful place with this amazing fig tree in the middle of the restaurant, Good service. Good food. But we always expect more from a place that used to be THE place.

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48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

One of the most fancy and recognized restaurants in São Paulo. Offer an excellent service and Prime menu. There is also a dedicated space for business meetings and conferences.

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47 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 16, 2017

The impressive tree that receives you on the onset is an excellent start. And then the food and service is excellent. On the expensive end but really a great restaurant to go in Sao Paulo.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $156
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Brazilian, Argentinean, South American, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Haddock Lobo 1738 | Jd. Paulista, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01414-002, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Jardins
  • Neighborhood: Jardins
  • Phone Number: +55(11)3087 1399

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Staying in Jardins

Neighborhood Profile
Jardins
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 a trendy museum, São Paulo Museum of Image and Sound (MIS), which people often line up for hours to visit. If green space is what you're after, take time to relax at Trianon Park, a refuge in the heart of Paulista Avenue.
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