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Carlota

#118 of 36,429 Restaurants in Sao Paulo
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Higienopolis
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Rua Sergipe 753, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01243-001, Brazil
3661 8670
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Today
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 17:00
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London, United Kingdom
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136 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Taking chances and innovating traditional dishes can have very positive results or very disappointing ones. In this case, I am afraid it did not work for me. I had the robalo (fish) with banana purée. The idea of the contrast of a salty fish with the sweet banana purée was a good idea. But the result was disappointing. The place... More 

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Thank Dahoui
brazil
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Very nice restaurant with a very friendly service. The meat came well done and we asked for medium. This seems to be a common complain in this restaurant. The starters are great. Do not leave without having the guava souffle with cheese. It worths the visit.

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Thank bahiabrazil
Sao Paulo, SP
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92 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

I went there with my fiancee for our anniversary and it couldn't haven been better. The food was great! For entry we had the pasteizinhos made of Canastra cheese, honey and pepper. As maincourse I would recommend the salmon with roman lettuce. Unfortunately there was no room left for the dessert. The service was nice, too. Helpful and friendly staff.... More 

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Thank ViviLeinz
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Delicious! Relaxed and charming restaurant with an air of understated cool. The seafood paella and bobo de camarãos especially good. Nice cocktails, too.

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Thank Flashback02
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Have been here a few times now and the food has always been excellent. The food is a fusion of Brazilian and European (mostly French) influence with a touch of oriental flare. Food is great, but also very expensive for what it is. The service is normally good but today it was very disappointing. The waiters seemed lost and disinterested.... More 

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1 Thank Alan G
Sao Paulo
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

If you are looking for a cozy restaurant and excellent food, Carlota is the correct place. Fine food and an wines all of the world.

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Thank Fernando F
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126 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

I really love it here. Carlota used to be better, I think, but it is still quite good. The wine list is good (only good). The food on the other side is really good. Besides it all, what I like the most is the ambience. It is really charming. I just think it got a little lousy over the time.

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Thank mcorassa
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155 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Carlota is a cozy restaurant in Sao Paulo where the cuisine is surprisingly good. Share the small dishes, they are wonderful. Every single dish was a wow. We shall return.

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Thank Roberto G
Zurich
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2016

My wife and nine year old daughter had the set lunch here. We liked everything about the restaurant. It has a fresh white interior, the menu is great, the staff were excellent, and the food great and the meal was reasonably priced for a fine dining experience.

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St. Gallen, Switzerland
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Excellent fish dishes, great variety of first courses, friendly and attentive service. Cosy atmosphere. Popular amongst locals.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Cuisine
Brazilian, South American, International, Fusion, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Sergipe 753, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01243-001, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Higienopolis
  • Neighbourhood: Higienopolis
  • Phone Number: 3661 8670

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Higienopolis

Neighbourhood Profile
Higienopolis
Elegant, charming and filled with green spaces, Higienópolis is an upper-class residential neighbourhood with great restaurants, interesting cultural institutions and fine shopping. Visit Buenos Aires Park, a dog-friendly and safe place to relax during the day. There you can get a feel for the local life, as it’s not a mainstream tourist destination. For dining, Vilaboim Square is a trendy place with tasty food and a nice bar environment for happy hour. Walk a few blocks and you’ll come to Higienópolis Shopping Mall, where luxury shops (and also some affordable stores) are a favourite distraction for locals.
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