Copan was designed by late modernist master Oscar Niemeyer. The building’s serpentine facade and narrow brises soleil (permanent...
With 46 stories, this skyscraper just south of the Praça da República is the tallest in the city center. Its top-floor restaurant,...
Avenida São Luís
Praça da República is an always-lively square a few blocks northwest of Anhangabaú that turns into an open-air market on Sundays,...
This three-story hipster hideout off Praça da República draws inspiration from '50s-era hotel bars and lobbies, and rides a soundtrack...
This classic Centro lanchonete (snack bar) serves working folk's meals at all hours, but its signature pernil (pork loin) sandwich,...
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This República hot spot has given Paulistanos a reason to venture into Centro at night. The legitimately retro space, fueled by a holier-than-thou indie soundtrack, excels at memorable grub like spicy bacon-jalapeno cheeseburgers or more sophisticated dishes like baru nut–crusted catch of the day; great cocktails, including the elusive Bloody Mary; and delicious desserts.