Top Choice Pub Food in Blumenau

Basement English Pub

Easily one of Brazil's best bars in a gorgeous authentic English pub atmosphere. It does a good job with homesick-remedy pub grub like burgers and fish and chips that hit the spot among a blitzkrieg of brats. Live m…
in Timbó

Choperia & Restaurante Thapyoka

Choperia & Restaurante Thapyoka, housed in a renovated factory, is a bar and eatery with an extensive menu of meats and pastas and a stellar view of the river and bridge.
in Ilha Do São Francisco


Portela is a bustling seafood restaurant situated on a pier that juts out into the bay.
Top Choice Pizza in Florianópolis

Forneria Catarina

Considering it's located far, far outside São Paulo city limits, this upscale Sampa-style pizzeria does an absolute bangup job with pizza Paulistana – at far more accommodating prices. We reckon half rustica (arugul…
Top Choice Brazilian in Joinville


The most agreeable restaurant in Joinville is a convivial spot to sample regional specialties like marreco (stuffed garganey, a kind of small duck; R$94.90 for two), washed down with its own chope (draft beer) calle…
Top Choice German in Blumenau


This Sunday-only feast is the most coveted table in Santa Catarina for marreco (stuffed Garganey, a kind of small duck); in fact, the menu's only item begins its journey to your stomach at 6am, when Josefa Jensen be…
Top Choice Brazilian in Lagoa da Conceição

Bistrô Santa Marta

Extraordinary service greets those willing to escape Lagoa town for Canto da Lagoa about 2km from town. This adorable, eight-table contemporary bistro works with a limited but excellent menu (filet Mignon, lobster, …
Top Choice Japanese in Florianópolis

Black Sheep

Korean/Japazillian chef Emerson Kim and his Latvian wife/hostess honed their skills at Nobu (yes, that Nobu). You will find a grand total of zero items with cream cheese; but perhaps more surprising are the shocking…
Top Choice Seafood in Praia do Rosa


Chef Rafael Miralha hails from Espírito Santo and trained in Southern California before setting up shop in Rosa, Capixaba (Espirito Santo) recipes in hand. He specializes in moquecas (seafood stews) done up in the s…
Seafood in Florianópolis

Box 32

You'll often find local celebrities at this historic bar and restaurant in the Mercado Municipal (now dressed in newly-expanded digs) indulging in a happy hour of frothy house-brewed beer, fresh seafood and pata neg…