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Top Choice Brazilian in Vale Dos Vinhedos

Valle Rustico

Wine country's best restaurant sits down a lonely and dark Vale dos Vinhedos dirt road – don't worry, it's open – where you'll find a wood-beamed dining room in the basement of a house and a lovely patio. Local chef…
Top Choice Italian in Vale Dos Vinhedos

Mamma Gema

Unlike many of the trattorias in the region, Mamma focuses on quality, not quantity, and is a mainstay in Vale dos Vinhedos. The owner, a former professional footballer, harvests his own wild mushrooms for use in pe…
Top Choice Winery in Vale Dos Vinhedos

Vinícola Almaúnica

One of the region's most awarded vineyards, Almaúnica's syrahs and Quatro Castas blends are top notch. The friendly owner is often in the tasting room, happily serving glasses over gorgeous vineyard views.
Pizza in Vale Dos Vinhedos

Pizza Entre Vinhos

In the evenings, Mamma Gema trattoria focuses on its downstairs pizzeria. You wander the shop and pick a bottle – hence the name, 'Pizza Between Wines' – and pair it with your pie.
Winery in Vale Dos Vinhedos

Casa Valduga

One of Brazilian wine's big guns, Valduga has R$20 tastings (five wines) in its wine shop or tasting-and-tour combos almost hourly from 9:30 to 4:30pm (to 3:30pm Sun). Of the five pousadas on the property (doubles f…
Winery in Vale Dos Vinhedos

Vinícola Miolo

Sparkling wines, cabernet sauvignon and merlot are the specialties at Vinícola Miolo. The huge complex spreads out from an artificial lake and guided tours are run hourly. if you want to taste without doing the tour…
Italian in Vale Dos Vinhedos

Giordani Gastronomia Cultural

A wildly popular option in the heart of Via Trento, Giordani serves the ubiquitous sequencia: an all-you-can-eat menu of pasta dishes and grilled meat that is entirely too popular in the region. However, the prepara…