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Almanara

Rua Oscar Freire 523 | Jardim Paulista, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01426-001, Brazil
(11) 3085-6916
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“hummus” (9 reviews)
“kafta” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Rua Oscar Freire 523 | Jardim Paulista, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01426-001, Brazil
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 23 April 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 18 April 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 17 January 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 13 August 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 26 July 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 18 July 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 26 June 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 28 May 2016

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

Thank FABIO457
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Probably the best mediterranean restaurant in Sao Paulo. It's a family owned chain. The location on this one is great. Service is always very god and food is well prepared. On this visit I had a kafta and couscous. The couscous is tasty, served cold...More

Thank Andreas w
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

This is supposedly the 2nd best Lebanese restaurant in Sao Paulo, so based on my experience there must be low Lebanese culture in Brazil, as the quality of the food was very simple and flavorless. Would not recommend to any Lebanon food enthusiast. For me...More

Thank Lou B
Nearby
Jardins
Located just below important Paulista Avenue, Jardins
is the junction of four smaller neighbourhoods: 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 neighbourhood is well known for “Oscar
Freire”– the most luxurious street in the city, packed
with high-end boutiques. In Jardins you will also find
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 00:30
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
  • Neighbourhood: Jardins
  • Phone Number: (11) 3085-6916
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