Mariana restaurants

Top Choice Buffet in Mariana

Lua Cheia

Mariana’s best por-kilo place offers a sumptuous buffet of mineira cuisine – from freshly grilled meat to feijão tropeiro (beans mixed with toasted manioc flour, crunchy pork rind, sausage, eggs, kale, garlic and on…
Buffet in Mariana

O Rancho

This cozy, low-key eatery specializes in hearty mineira fare, with soups bubbling on the wood-fired stove every night; there’s also pizza for those needing a break from rice and beans.
International in Mariana


Tucked down a side street from Praça Gomes Freire, this bright and cheery two-level eatery serves everything from steak to seafood to pizza, all accompanied by a good beer and wine list.