Casa do Ouvidor
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Direita 42 · interesting places nearby
Casa do Ouvidor information
Just downhill from Praça Tiradentes, Ouvidor has garnered numerous awards for its comida mineira . At night, low lighting enhances the rustic charm of the ancient upstairs dining room. Definitely come with an empty stomach – portions are immense.