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Terraco Italia

#116 of 36,156 Restaurants in Sao Paulo
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Avenida Ipiranga 344, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01046-010, Brazil (Formerly Terraco Italia)
+55 11 2189-2929
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12:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 23:00
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Sao Paulo, SP
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Evening with clear sky at the american bar is an experience. Just go, ask for a signature cocktail and enjoy the view. Perfect for small celebrations with your other half.

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Thank Agnes C
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing view over the city. Cocktails are good and prepared at the spot. A little expensive, but the view makes up for that.

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Thank Madelon G
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

Acknowledged to have the best view of Sao Paulo, this is also an excellent Italian restaurant with superb service. Chef Pasqual is from Italy, and his brasilian wife Elizabeth is the Sous Chef. All of the ingredients, with the exception of the fruits, vegetables, and proteins come from Italy. Last year he cooked for the Pope when he visited Brasil.... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

The whole appeal of the place is the view which is amazing. Recommend going at sunset to get really great views of the entire city. The food was good and desserts were awesome; just pack your patience because you will spend 4 hours having dinner. Though they have an excellent piano player, 4 hours is too long for this New... More 

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Paris, France
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This place could be magic because of the view and environment. Unfortunately, the service is extremelly bad as well as the food and that ruin it all!!! I don't understand how the owner don't put any order in his team. An excellent Chef should be hired and the whole team of waiters and managers should be changed on the spot.... More 

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Thank Juan Marcos D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The food at the restaurant it is OK but it is well know due the fact that remain at the top of the building in downtown area from where you can have near 360 view of the city.

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Thank Javier L
Baltimore, Maryland
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

I visited the Terraço Itália with my wife and some of our family. We went there to celebrate a wedding of our cousin. We had sat in the piano bar area for many hours enjoying the live music and several drinks. They have an excellent bar staff there and they can make you almost anything you'd like to drink. My... More 

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Thank Thomas S
São Paulo
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20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The place is very nice, great view over the city of São Paulo, beautiful sightseeing. Also the staff is very polite and gentle. The food is good, however this restaurant is a bit more expensive than the others... But is worth it!

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Thank Aline Del G
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent customer service and amazing food. And Mr. Osmar, what a gentleman! I ordered the grilled octopus and the seafood spaghetti. Very good. Octopus cooked to perfection and the pasta was very tasty.

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Thank Alelondon1
Terraço Itália R, Customer service at Terraco Italia, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for your compliments and we were happy to know we serve your expectations. We hope to see you again soon. Greetings, More 

Stockholm, Sweden
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

No one of the staff could speak English. I think is a bit strange as it is such a famous restaurant. Language skills is also about service. The food wasn't good. The risotto was over cooked, and not à la minute. I know as I was a chef in the past. The music entertaining was annoying and so loud that... More 

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Terraço Itália R, Customer Service at Terraco Italia, responded to this review

Thank you for rating and reviewing our services. Terrace Italy, in its 49 years of existence, constantly seeks for improvements through training of its employees, research of new suppliers and takes pride in ensuring the satisfaction of our customers and visitors. Unfortunately in this case, we did not reach yours - or our own - expectations. We are taking note... More 

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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
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 62
Cuisine
Italian, Brazilian, Soups, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ipiranga 344, Sao Paulo, State of Sao Paulo 01046-010, Brazil (Formerly Terraco Italia)
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Sao Paulo (SP)  >  Sao Paulo>  > Republica
  • Neighbourhood: Republica
  • Phone Number: +55 11 2189-2929
Description
An elegant icon of Sao Paulo city Terraco Italia is a Sao Paulo classic, which renovates itself constantly to keep up with the hectic and moving city. With all its tradition, the restaurant keeps its impeccable service, legitimate Italian cuisine, wine cellar with over 220 options and four rooms that frame the best panoramic view in the city. Piano Bar: let the music and the night take hold of your senses. Sala Nobre: romance and sophistication combined in one room. Sala Panorama: Allow yourself to be lifted, enjoying the live music by candlelight. Sala Sao Paulo: versatility to make your event one to remember.

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

Staying in Republica

Neighbourhood Profile
Republica
Part of the historical centre of São Paulo, República was once a fancy residential area. República Square holds a craft and food fair every weekend, right by the subway entrance. Nearby, one of the neighbourhood’s main attractions is the Italian Building, where you can see the city from the 42nd floor. The Copan Building also deserves a close look, with 1,160 apartments and a huge floor area that inspired filmmakers and other artists. To get the feeling of São Paulo in the beginning of the 1900s, visit the Municipal Theatre – you will be amazed by its architecture. The area also features several galleries. República is a great area to explore during daytime, but use caution if visiting alone at night.
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