Piauí restaurants

Brazilian in Parnaíba

Caranguejo Expresso

Locally famous for its enormous and delicious torta de caranguejo (crab omelette). Don’t expect expresso service but do expect it to be worth the wait. Resist being talked into a large – a small is enough for two di…
Brazilian in Teresina

Forno e Fogão

You’d be a fool to lunch anywhere other than this great-value, well-presented regional buffet. In the evenings there is a wide selection of a la carte options.
Brazilian in Parnaíba

Restaurante Chalana

This large, half-open-air, half-air-conditioned restaurant, facing a bend of the river 600m north of Av Presidente Vargas, is a nice place to dine on fish or crab; wash it down with an Antarctica Original beer.
Pizza in Parnaíba


Okay pizza in a pretty setting on a cobblestone street in the Porto das Barcas.