São Paulo

Your critical guide to restaurants, culture and going out in São Paulo

Essential São Paulo

Museu de Arte de São Paulo (MASP)

The city's premier art museum

Terraço Itália

A high-rise lounge bar with an unbeatable view

Mercado Municipal

A must-see gourmet market for food lovers

Best of Brazilian cuisine

Tordesilhas

Brazilian regional food with a magic twist from chef Mara Salles

D.O.M

Alex Atala, the unrivalled master of contemporary Brazilian cuisine

Brasil a Gosto

Take a trip across Brazil in one delicious meal

Explore São Paulo on foot

Vila Madalena graffiti

A unique insight into Vila Madalena's street art

Downtown murals

Tour some of the city’s most important murals, in Centro

Cambuci street art

Head off the beaten track with Cambuci's street art

Shopping area guides

Jardins

An expansive upmarket São Paulo shopping area

Itaim Bibi

An ideal spot for shop-hopping on foot

Vila Madalena

Filled with young designers and independent stores

Bars with a view

Terraço Itália

A high-rise lounge bar with an unbeatable view

Skye

Sip cocktails from the roof of the Hotel Unique

The View

Sip your drink slowly and marvel at the view

Editor's picks - nightlife

  • Caos
    Caos

    Rammed with punters and packed with knick-knacks, it’s Caos

  • Casa 92
    Casa 92

    Dance under the stars at this former '50s house

  • Alberta #3
    Alberta #3

    Bar meets balada at this reliably good downtown spot

  • Jazz nos Fundos
    Jazz nos Fundos

    A no-nonsense jazz venue in the back of a parking lot

  • D.Edge
    D.Edge

    The Big Daddy of underground electronica

Don't-miss art galleries


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