Italian Restaurants

Cantina do Magrao
Next to the bar do Magrao. Traditional cantina restaurant serving risotto and pastas. Bar serves Guiness. R. Agostinho Gomes, 2996, Ipiranga. Tuesday to Saturday 12:00-23:30; Sunday 12:00-22:00.
Simple and informal Italian restaurant with typical cuisine from the Napoli region of Italy. 20 different types of pasta, bruschettas. R. Marco Aurelio, 102, Vila Romana. 12:00-15:30 and 17:30-23:30; Saturdays 12:00 until last client leaves.
Famiglia Melilli
Classic Italian cuisine served in modern surroundings. R. Br. de Tatui, 302, Vila Buarque. Tuesday to Thursday 12:00-16:00 and 19:00-23:00. Friday and Saturday 12:00-16:00 and 19:00-24:00. Sunday 12:00-17:00.
Mr Pasta
Restaurant serving fresh pastas like ravioli and ricota for lunch-time dining only. R. Dr. Renato Paes de Barros, 397, Itaim Bibi. Monday to Sunday 11:30-16:00.
Piola restaurants already have a chain of restaurants in Italy. Restarant serves pizza and pasta dishes at lunch time only. Alameda Lorena 1765, Jardins. Monday to Friday 12:00-16:00 and Saturdays and Sundays 12:00-18:00.
Italian cuisine like pasta and risotto dishes. R. Joao de Souza Dias, 307, Campo Belo. Tuesday to Friday 10:00-19:00; Saturday 10:00-16:00; Sunday 09:00-15:00.
Regional Italian cuisine served in the evenings from Tuesday to Saturday in Rua Lisboa, 346, Cerquera Cesar.
1930s styled hotel with period furniture. Jazz bar, restaurants and spas, 4 conference centers, business room, video conferencing and secretarial and translation services. Located at Rua Vittoria Fasano 88 01414 020.
Enormous and decadent Sao Paulo Pizzeria with Brazilian and English dishes also. Menu also in English, apple pie with English cream being a popular desert offered. Just off Av. Paulista on Alameda Santos.
The oldest restaurant Italian restaurant in Sao Paulo (since 1907) R. Conselheiro Carrao, 416, Bela Vista. 11:30-15:00 and 19:00-23:30, Friday to Saturday until 01:00; Sundays lunch only until 16:30. Closed Mondays.
Typical Italian food and imported wine in the Moema district of Sao Paulo. Al. dos Arapanes, 1334, Moema. 12:00-15:00 and 19:30-23:00, Sundays lunch only until 16:30; closed on Mondays.
Italian restaurant also serves Caipirinhas to accompany the pasta dishes. R. Dr. Sodre 77, Vila Olimpia. 12:00-15:00 and 19:00-23:00. Friday until 00:00; Saturdays 13:00-17:00; closed on Mondays.
Cafe de la Musique
Featuring Japanese, classic Italian and contemporary cuisine. Variety of drinks and an extensive wine list. Tuesdays through Fridays for dinner. Online menu. Av. Juscelino Kubitschek, 1.400 Sao Paulo.
Due Cuochi
Italian menu and ingredients. Monday to Thursday 12:00-15:00 and 19:30-00:00. Fridays 12:00-15:00 and 19:30-01:00, Saturdays dinner only 19:30-00:00; Sundays lunch only 12:00-17:00. Rua Manoel Guedes, 93, Itaim Bibi.
Jardim de Napoli
Italian cuisine from the Napoli region of Italy, pastas and sauces flavored with parmesan cheese. R. Dr. Martinico Prado, 463, Higienopolis. 12:00-15:00 and 18:30-00:00, Saturday, Sunday lunch until 16:00; Sunday and Monday until 23:30.
Italian classic cuisine, cappelletti a romanesca (chopped ham, peas, mushrooms, and white cream sauce) All main courses serve two people. Rua Avanhandava, 63, Centro. Metro: Anhangabau.
La Frontera
Italian pastas and a mediterranean menu. R. Cel. Jose Eusebio, 105, Higienopolis. Monday to Thursday 12:00-15:00 and 19:30-00:00. Friday 12:00-15:00 and 20:00-01:00, Saturday 12:30-16:00 and 20:00-01:00.
New Italian restaurant on Rua Haddock Lobo serves fresh pasta, risotto and salads. There is a wooden terrace to the front and inside a huge log oven where the chefs cook. Monday to Thursday 12:00-00:30, Saturday and Sunday 12:00-01:30.
Ravioli Cucina Casalinga
As the name suggests Italian restaurant specializing in ravioli, cooking from the Tuscany region of Italy. R. Joaquim Antunes, 197 Jardin Paulista. 12:00-23:00 Thursdays until 00:00; Fridays and Saturdays until 01:00; Sundays until 23:00.
La Risotteria
Seafood risottos and imported Italian wines at Rua Padre Joao Manuel, 1156 - Jardim Paulista. 12:00-15:30 and 19:00-01:00, Fridays and Saturdays until 02:00; Sundays until 00:00 - dinner only.
I Vitteloni
Traditional Italian restaurant serving different flavored pizzas including leek pizza. Rua Comand Silvio Alvares Penteado, 31 Pinheiros - Sao Paulo.
Famiglia Mancini
Cantina with a buffet including: cheeses, sausages, olives and salads. Menu includes pasta dishes, all dishes serve two people. Rua Avanhandava 81, Centro. Metro: Anhangabau
Santa Gula
Italian food served in the backyard of an old house made to feel like a Tuscany villa. Open every lunchtime and evening except Mondays, evening only. Rua Fidalga, 340 Vila Madalena
Galpao da Pizza
Rustic looking pizza restaurant North of the Centro district of Sao Paulo. R. Dr. Augusto de Miranda, 1156, Pompeia. Monday to Thursday and Sunday 19:00-00:00, Friday and Saturday 19:00-01:00.
Casa Pizza
Restaurant decorated like the inside of an Italian country farm-house. Pizza restaurant. R. Brasilia, 90, Itaim Bibi. Tuesday to Thursday 19:00-01:00; Friday and Saturday 19:00-01:30. Sundays 18:30-00:00.
La Vecchia Cucina
Restaurant with a glass-walled garden gazebo, and decorated with Italian engravings. The restaurant is located at the transamerica victoria place flat on Rua Pedroso Alvarenga, 1088, Itaim Bibi. No dinner on Sundays.
Vecchio Torino
Classic Italian cuisine from the North of Italy. R. Tavares Cabral, 119, Pinheiros. Tuesday to Saturday 12:00-16:00 and 19:00-00:00. Sunday 12:00-16:00.
Vicolo Nostro
Italian cuisine made from natural products, restaurant has a fountain and indoor garden decoration. R. Jataituba, 29, Brooklin. 12:00-14:30 and 19:00-00:00. Fridays until 01:00, Saturdays lunch until 16:30 and dinner until 01:00. Sundays lunch on
Traditional Italian pizzeria in Sao Paulo, the menu includes margherita pie and sausage bread (pao de linguica). Rua 13 de Maio 1004, Bela Vista.
Babbo Giovanni
Pizza restaurant and bar, English menu. Located at Rua Harmonia 21, Vila Madalena.
Osteria Don Boseggia
Italian pasta restaurant with executive lunch menu and desserts. R. Diogo Jacome, 591, Vila Nova Conceicao. 12:00-15:00 and 19:00-00:00, Friday dinner until 00:30, Saturday 12:00-00:30 and Sundays 12:00-00:00.
Small Italian restaurant with well presented Italian pasta dishes and traditional deserts like tirisimu. R. Pascoal Vita, 329, Vila Madalena. Monday 12:00-15:00, Tuesday - Thursday 12:00-15:00 - 19:30-00:00; Friday - Saturday 12:00-15:00 -19:30-00:00
Pedaco da Pizza
The name means "slice of pizza" and this restaurant is one of the few in Sao Paulo that serves slices of pizza at your table. Late night stop open until 06:00 on Saturday and Sunday. Rua Augusta 1463, Cerqueira Cesar. Metro: Consolacao
Spacious pizza restaurant offering a buffet during lunch time, bar and table service during the evenings. R. Itacema, 399, Itaim Bibi. Monday to Saturday 11:30-15:00; Tuesday to Sunday 18:00-01:00.
Paola Di Verona
Italian restaurant, rotisserie and brasserie. Italian specialities. Tables by reservation. No delivery service. Tuesday to Saturday 10:00-19:00, Sunday 09:00-14:00. Loctated at Alameda Lorena, 1.160 - Jardins 01424-001.
Elegant Pizza restaurant in beatifully restored building dating from 1903. Rua da Veridiana 661 - Higienópolis.
Typical Bixiga cantina with walls adorned with wine casks and bottles. Rua 13 de Maio 634, Bixiga. Metro: Brigadeiro.
Small but modern restaurant with Italian cuisine from the Mediterranean with Brazilian ingredients. Monday to Thursday 12:00-15:00 and 19:30-01:00. Saturday 12:00-16:00 and 19:30-01:00. R. Jeronimo da Veiga, 36, Jardim Europa.
Pizzaria serving muzzarela and tomato pizzas with a crunchy (crocante) base. R. Pedroso Alvarenga, 1127, Itaim Bibi. Monday to Sunday 18:00-00:30.
Cantina with massive menu, lasagna and roasted goats leg a speciality. Tuesday to Friday executive lunch is served. Rua Santo Antonio, 844, Bixiga. Metro: Brigadeiro
Family run traditional Italian restaurant specializing in pasta, roasts, meats and seafood, regular live music bands. Open everyday including holidays. Menu also in English. On Rua Bela Cintra in the Jardins.
Santo Colomba
Italian restaurant decorated in the style of the Jockey club in Rio De Janeiro. Extensive wine menu. Al. Lorena, 1157, Jd. Paulista. 12:00-15:00 and 18:00-00:30, Saturday dinner only until 01:00; Sundays lunch only until 16:00.
Marina Di Vietri
Small Italian restaurant with seafood on the menu and Italian wine on the wine list. R. Comendador Miguel Calfat, 398, Vila Nova Conceicao. Tuesday to Friday 12:00-15:00 and 19:00-23:00; Saturday 12:00-15:30 and 19:00-23:30, Sunday 12:00-16:30.
Praca Sao Lourenco
Amongst trees and a man-made lake, rustic restaurant serving Italian pastas and risottos. R. Casa do Ator, 608, Vila Olimpia. Monday to Thursday 12:00-00:00. Friday to Saturday 12:00-01:00; Sunday 12:00-18:00.
Don Carlini
Traditional Italian restaurant, pasta is made in house. Cod-fish ravioli with black olives. R. Dona Ana Neri, 265, Mooca. 12:00-15:00 and 19:00-23:00 Friday to Saturday until 01:00, Sundays 12:00-17:30; Mondays lunch only.
Italian restaurant with an outdoor front terrace with wooden decking. Monday and Sunday 12:00-23:00, Tuesday to Thursday 12:00-24:00, Friday and Saturday 12:00-01:00. R. Caubi, 155, Perdizes.
Restaurant inside the hotel Grande Hotel Ca DOro. Tradionally European pastas, deserts and breads made in-house at Rua Augusta, 129 - Bela Vista.
Il Cacciatore
Located in the center of Bixiga, Italian restaurant serving cuisine from Northern Italy. R. Santo Antonio, 855, Bela Vista. Tuesday to Thursday 12:00-15:30 and 19:00-00:00. Friday 12:00-15:30 and 19:00-01:00; Saturday 19:00-01:00.
Quintal do Braz
Actually Brazilian restaurant but with Pizza as the main feature on the menu located at Rua Gandavo, 447 - Vila Mariana
Antipasti, pastas and Italian Formaggi (cheese) served with imported charddonay wine at Rua Aracari, 260 - Itaim. Executive menu available during the week. Lunch 12:00-15:00 Dinner 19:30-24:00 Tuesday to Friday. Open until 01:00 weekends.