Top Choice Mineira in Tiradentes

Viradas do Largo

Tucked down a peaceful lane far from the relative bustle of downtown Tiradentes, this is one of the region's standout restaurants for traditional mineira cuisine. Crowds pack into it on weekends, spilling over into …
Self-Serve in Tiradentes

Divino Sabor

Very popular with locals for its self-serve offerings, including grilled meats and the normal range of mineira specialties.
Mineira in Tiradentes

Estalagem do Sabor

One of Tiradentes’ finest restaurants, Estalagem specializes in meat and comida mineira supplemented by a good wine list.
Mineira in Tiradentes

Bar do Celso

On the main square, this locally run restaurant specializes in down-to-earth mineira fare at reasonable prices. Folks with less voracious appetites will appreciate the R$18 prato mini, a smaller plate designed for o…
Regional in Tiradentes


Set in a romantic, candlelit space with exposed stone and brick walls, Tragaluz prides itself on home cooking served with artistic flair. The innovative dishes range from yam and sugar beet soup to pintada (the rest…
Mexican in Tiradentes


Crepes, salads, and homemade chicken enchiladas share the menu with a good drinks list at this trendy Latin-themed bistro with vividly painted walls, rustic furniture and artsy lighting.
Regional in Tiradentes

Pau de Angu

In a peaceful country setting between Tiradentes and the artsy community of Bichinho, this is a great spot for homemade linguiça (garlicky pork sausage), hot sauces and all things mineira. Portions are huge and mean…
Buffet in Tiradentes

Empório Santo Antônio

Five minutes northeast of the main square, this is a great spot to eat well without the tourist hype. Best value is the delicious all-you-can-eat weekend buffet, with a wide selection of vegetables and salads, past…
Thai in Tiradentes

Uai Thai

Chef Ricardo Martins mixes Asian and Brazilian influences at this fusion eatery on restaurant-happy Rua Direita. Specialties include lemon-crusted surubim (freshwater fish) with sauteed veggies and cashews, and a Th…
International in Tiradentes

Luth Bistrô

The gorgeous walled garden setting is the big draw at this recently opened gastro-pub near the heart of town. Spacious, verdant grounds surrounding a pond provide a pleasant backdrop for sipping local beer and test-…