Posts Tagged 'Feijoada'

Getting Relaxed and Cultural in Ouro Preto

For history lovers, Ouro Preto is a fantastic destination. The city is located in a valley in the state of Minas Gerais, and is home to some of the most beautiful natural museums in Brazil. The name Ouro Preto (Black


Clandestino’s Supper Club

If you’ve never tried a supper club in London this could be your perfect opportunity. For the uninitiated, a supper club is a dining experience normally in someone’s home or another private venue. Food is normally a set menu. On

Canela Cafe

Canela brings the culinary influences of Portugal and Brazil to Central London, offering an exciting menu different from anything else in the West End. They make a great feijoada!

Feijoada: National Dish of Brazil?

Brazil’s national dish is unofficial, though if you ask Brazilians what their country’s national dish is the response is almost always something called feijoada. The Portuguese word feijão means bean, so one could translate feijoada as “bean dish”, but that’s to sell it very short. Feijoada is a tableful of dishes, in fact an entire meal.

Guide to Brazilian Food and Customs

In this guide Rosana McPhee – a Brazilian living in London – talks us through the origins of Brazilian food, explaining why it is so distinctive, and also looks at the customs associated with it and how Brazilian cuisine varies

Rodizio Preto

In his search for the best rodizio in London, The London Foodie heads to the Victoria branch of Rodizio Preto, where he is impressed how close the restaurant gets to the authentic Brazilian experience.

Canecão Pub

From the outside Canecão doesn’t look any different to the normal pub, many may think this is just another traditional English pub, but as soon as you go through the door things change somewhat.

Caipirinha Jazz Bar

From outside the Caipirinha Jazz Bar, you already get a feeling that, inside, good music will be the order of the day.


Raízes is the only Brasilian restaurant in the East End of London. As if this competitive edge wasn’t enough, the restaurant also offers diners a versatile array of culinary delights: Brazilian cuisine is the eatery’s strong-point, without a doubt, but

Bankete Café e Restaurante

If you’re looking for a tempting slice of Brazil in London, then look no further: you will feel right at home at the Bankete Cafe & Restaurant. Open from Tuesday to Sunday from midday to 11pm, Banket will add a