Bistros & Cafes

Le Manjue Bistro
Dishes at Le Manjue are creative and exotic, green tea crepes with hibiscus for example. Also traditional dishes like fried chicken and mashed potato. R. Inacio Pereira da Rocha, 273, Pinheiros. Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-23:00
Pret Cafe
Lunch only cafe with a different menu everyday. R. Bela Cintra, 2375, Consolacao. Monday to Friday 12:00-15:30; Saturdays 12:30-17:00.
Mixture of a chocolate shop and cafeteria serving truffles and sweet snacks with coffee. R. Serra do Japi, 1250. Monday to Thursday 09:00-20:00, Thursday to Saturday 09:00-23:00, Sunday 09:00-18:00.
Santo Grao Cafe
Brazilian ground coffee, wireless access, sofas and comfortable chairs. Rua Oscar Freire, 413 Santo Grao Livraria da Vila: Rua Fradique Coutinho, 915. Monday 12:00-01:00, Tuesday to Saturday 09:00-01:00, Sunday 09:00-00:00.
Dulca Doceria
Italian style cakes, sweets and fresh bread, Italian coffee, savory snacks, chocolates, Jardins, Higienopolis, Itaim, hospital sirio libanes, barra funda and central Sao Paulo. Higienopolis Rua Itacolomi, 639.
Mesa Da Nena
7 choices of salads and hot selections from the buffet. Natural fruit juices and coffee blends such as nespresso. R. Dr. Jose Aureo Bustamante, 55, Santo Amaro. Monday to Saturday 11:30-16:00. Free parking.
Piaf Bar & Bistro
Hidden between residential buildings in the fashionable Jardins this Gay and lesbian bar with a French theme serves salads, risotos, crepes and caviar canapes. Drinks include Brahma and wines. Al. Franca, 303, Jardim Paulista.
Beef and Chips
Grilled lunch cafe destination with beef, salmon sandwiches and risotta. R. Joaquim Floriano, 301 - Itaim Bibi. Monday to Sunday 12:00-00:00.
Cafe Girondino
Cafe serves draft beer and sandwiches, pictures on the wall depict the Centro district in the early days. Happy hour until 23:00. Rua Boa Vista 365, Centro. Metro: Sao Bento.
Ekoa Cafe
Coffee house serving freshly prepared coffee and light dishes. Hammocks on wooden decking. Monday and Tuesday 09:00-19:00 and Thursday to Saturday 09:00-23:00. Free Internet access. Rua Fradrique Coutinho, 914.
Alucci Alucci
Bistro with dishes such as crunchy cheese rolls with chili jam. Live music. R. Vitoria Fasano, 35, Cerqueira Cesar. Monday and Tuesday 18:30-01:00; Wednesday to Friday 18:30-02:00; Saturday 19:30-02:00.
Santo Delleite
Sweets and cakes, savory snacks, quiches and meat pies. R. Emilio Mallet, 1114. Monday to Saturday 10:00-21:00; Sunday 10:00-19:00. Free parking.
Lenat Cigar Bar & Cafe
Cigar bar also has a cigar shop. Mix between bar and cafe. 26 different types of whiskey, 11 types of cognacs and various port wines. R. Oscar Freire, 1174, Jardins. Monday to Sunday 10:00-21:00.
Striuli Pane Dolce Caffe
Italian style cafeteria serving sweets, breads, savory snacks. R. Br. do Serro Largo, 263A. Monday to Friday 07:15-20:00, Saturday and Sunday 08:00-20:00. Free parking.
Cafe Med
Brunch served every Sunday along with a large selection of fresh breads cooked in house. Mediterranean cusine and a la carte dinner - open until midnight. Av. Brig. Faria Lima, 2.900 - Jardim Paulistano
Na Mata Cafe
Well decorated cafe/club/bar with regular program of shows and parties. Offers a varied lunch and dinner menu. R. da Mata, 70 - Itaim Bibi. Monday to Thursday from 20:00, Friday to Saturday from 21:00. Sunday 19:30-23:00.
Athenas Cafe
Greek inspired cafe serving dishes such as mussaka. The cafe is next to the Unibanco cinema on Rua Augusta, 1499 - Consolacao. Daily 07:00-02:30.
Boutique Nespresso
Typical Swiss style cafe from the Nestle group. Serving different blends of coffee. Monday to Friday 10:00-20:00, Saturday and Sunday 09:00-20:00. Rua Pe Joao Manoel, 1164, Jardim Paulista.
Cafe do Pateo
Situated close to the museum, large balcony overlooking East side of town. Cold and hot drinks and typical snacks. Praca Pateo do Collegio, 2, Centro. Metro: Sao Bento.
De La Paix
Bistro with Moroccan cuisine like cuz-cus. R. Tupi, 844, Santa Cecilia. 12:00-23:30, Friday and Saturday 12:00-00:00; Sunday 12:00-17:00.
The first drive-thru style cafeteria in Sao Paulo. Expressos, Frappuccino, Cafe Americanos and Blue Berry Muffins. Alphaville, Alameda Grajau, 61, Alphaville, Barueri, Grande Sao Paulo. Monday to Friday 07:00-22:00; Saturday and Sunday 08:00-22:00.
Josephine Bistro
Sandwiches, pastas, quiches, risottos, soups and a childrens menu. Rua Jacques Felix, 253 in Vila Nova Conceicao (corner of Rua Bueno Brandao) Sunday to Thursday 12:00-23:00. Friday and Saturday 12:00-00:00.
Doce Beijada
Sweets made at the cafeteria, chocolates and savory snacks. Drinks include milk shakes, fruit juices and coffees. Weekends have a buffet lunch with more than 60 choices. R. Euclides Pacheco, 127. Tuesday to Sunday 08:00-18:00
Caffe Latte
Next to the Bolsa de Valores (stock-market) building in Sao Paulo serving expressos and cappuccinos. Monday to Friday 08:00-20:00. Rua do Comercio, 58, Centro.
Chocolataria Dunluce
Products baked and prepared in house, 30 different types of chocolate, sweets. R. Itapura, 1525. Monday to Thursday 10:00-19:00, Friday and Saturday 10:00-23:00, Sunday 12:00-17:30.