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Almanara

#507 of 36,415 Restaurants in Sao Paulo
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Al Rio Negro 1456 Lote 11-A Qda 7 Alphaville, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo CEP 06454-000 , Brazil
+55 (11) 4195 9855
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São Paulo
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47 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Casual dining with good Arabian convenience food for lunch, snack and dinning with fast and good service!

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Thank PucciS_oPaulo
London, United Kingdom
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1,620 reviews
735 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 491 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

This is just your good simple and healthy Middle East restaurant with healthy food based in Mediterranean drills and kebabs, salads, and mezze with a Brazilian touch. Everything we had was good and very reasonably priced. Long history and I can understand why, honest, healthy and tasty

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Thank Ricardo B
Bella Vista, Arkansas
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361 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Decent place to eat middle eastern food. I'm still not sure what the fascination is with this type of food in Brasil, but it's a nice change from rice and beans. I have had the steak, chicken, and fish shish-kabob and all have been good.

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Thank Live_your_experience
Sao Paulo, SP
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157 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Good options of Middle East dishes but nothing special, good place to a quick lunch or dinner! Service is good and choices of drinks ok!!

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Thank PeterSorger
San Jose, Costa Rica
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101 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

A great place to have a quick lunch. Great service and fast. I like the kibe frito and the bread is amazing. Very good Arab food

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Thank Jerry D
Lexington, South Carolina
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80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Almanara is always a good option no matter where however this one I believe it is one of the best. Great environment, friendly staff and fast quality food. Mezze is a great way to start. Almanara salad is really good. Rise and lentils is a perfect option. Pineapple with mint juice is great.

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Thank BeccaMe
Andover, Massachusetts, United States
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2016

This is a restaurant specializing in mediterranean/greek food, and their menu is an odd mixture. My traveling partners ordered the sesame chicken, which was delicious, and I ordered a roast beef sandwich that came on a very flat circle of bread not unlike pita, but not quite pita. It was toasted and tasted okay, but had way too much cheese... More 

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Thank Dave G
Monterrey, Mexico
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215 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2015

A great culinary experience is to taste thee food of a Country or Region as is prepared in other Country. This is the case of Almanara. I like Arab food, and have mostly tried it in Mexico, but I had a great dinner in London and now in Sao Paulo. The restaurant is comfortable, the ambient relaxed and the service... More 

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Thank Javo73
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Had lunch with business client today. Incredible food. Hummus was great, tabule was incredible, kafta was nice. Homemade pita bread was to die for! Highly recommended!

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Thank BretFost
Beijing, China
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2015

We stumbled on this restaurant by accident on the way to a grocery store near our hotel, and it was a very happy surprise! Excellent Lebanese food, especially the beef kabob! Also great service in a quiet and relaxed ambience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Middle Eastern
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Rio Negro 1456 Lote 11-A Qda 7 Alphaville, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo CEP 06454-000, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo
  • Phone Number: +55 (11) 4195 9855

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