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Rua Oscar Freire 603, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
11 3082-3434
11:30 - 00:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:30
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Santiago, Chile
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were recommended Frevo by pedestrians who we asked after finding a pizzeria closed. Really amazed by the healthy sucos made of natural fruit. But the most amazing thing for us was the serving of pasta -lasagna and ravioli- in pans with melting cheese. The servers are kind as they are always aware of your calls. A must

Thank Andrés A
Sao Francisco Xavier, SP
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Great restaurant, excellent service. Best Beirute of the world, no doubt about it. When you look the place, you don´t have a clue that is going to be so great. One of those places that I call home.

Thank DonValdivia
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Been going here 20 years! They recently crossed the road to the new store and the only thing that changed was the 400 year old chopp machine. Ambev have ruined Brahma but can't blame frevo for that. Awesome beirutes and best fried in Sampa

Thank alextP8567UM
Sao Paulo, SP
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73 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Frevo is not a restaurant is an institution. Regardless whether they have invented the "beirute" sandwich or not it is there where it is prepared at perfection together with draft beer "rabo de peixe". Regular dishes such as pasta, parmegiana beef etc are also great choices, but not at "beirute's" level. Service is old-style and waiters have been there forever.... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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75 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Very good place if you to have a delicious meal (specially Strogonoff and their special 'beiruth'). It is already a traditional place on the augusta street area.

Thank Marcos_Nicolau
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Frevo is a very nice place to eat because the waiters chat to you even if you don't know them. The beiruts are full of flavour, however, sometimes the hamburger bread is a bit soggy and falling apart.

Thank alextP8567UM
Sao Psulo
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35 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

you can eat a delicious Beirut and have some good draft beer at this classic location best neighborhood of sao paulo for shopping, walking, eating and meet some beautiful people ( Jardins ) Frevo is located at Orçar Freire street ...a kind of " Rodeo Drive "of Sao Paulo

Thank Torelly
Sao Paulo, SP
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81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2015 via mobile

*LOVE* this place! A revered São Paulo institution amongst the locals, it's in the heart of Sampa's *most fetch* Bond street-like shopping district - & is a 'simple' bodega-type hangout of hot sandwiches & cold beer; & caipiroskas (it sees itself as a cut above só it's vodka not cachaça here). This is perfect for a fun, cheap 'light bite'... More 

Thank StephenLock
Sao Paulo, SP
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

Nothing special. Be there when you are downtown and hungry. Food is always fresh and good, but everything resembles beig made in the 1960s.

Thank RicardoVM
São Paulo
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80 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Frevo is a São Paulo institution and has been around for over half a century. I´ve eaten in the Oscar Freire and Augusta outlets dozens of times over the years. However, that does not mean I would recommend them without reservation. My main complaints are the high prices charged for small portions served in surroundings that have not been upgraded... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Oscar Freire 603, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Jardins
  • Neighbourhood: Jardins
  • Phone Number: 11 3082-3434

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

Staying in Jardins

Neighbourhood Profile
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 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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