Serving a traditional Brazilian feast in the El Cerrito neighborhood of El Cerrito, premium cuts of meat are grilled to perfection at Bossa Nova Brazil.
If gluten is something you try to avoid, check out the G-free menu at Bossa Nova Brazil. Low-fat fare is also available for those keeping an eye on their diet.
Fancy-schmancy attire is not required; in fact, guests are told to keep things casual.
Whether you have a large or small vehicle, parking is easy near Bossa Nova Brazil.
Head to Nino's Brazilian Restaurant and Pizzeria for a bite of Brazil — this mouthwatering establishment dishes out delicious barbecued meats.
Nino's Brazilian Restaurant and Pizzeria is a local eatery that serves up both gluten-free and low-fat dishes.
Find time to peruse the wine list here — Nino's Brazilian Restaurant and Pizzeria offers a variety of drink options.
Reservations are not accepted at Nino's Brazilian Restaurant and Pizzeria, so you may encounter a crowd during rush hours.
Jeans are just right for a meal at Nino's Brazilian Restaurant and Pizzeria, which embraces a casual vibe.
Nino's Brazilian Restaurant and Pizzeria also offers delivery and take-out options for those who want to make it a night in.
Nino's Brazilian Restaurant and Pizzeria patrons can find street parking at the Martin Luther King Jr Way location.
Prices are reasonable, with a typical meal running under $30.
In Focus: Brazil Cafe
Specialty: casual Brazilian food
Distance from the UC campus: about a block away
How to find it: Look for the colorful murals, Brazilian flags, and handwritten menus that grace the shack’s exterior.
The MVP of the menu: tri-tip, a tender cut of steak that shows up in sandwiches, salads, and platters
If you have timid taste buds, try this: Request a sample of whatever looks good before ordering it.
What to do a sunny day: Sip mango smoothies on the patio and hope some ukulele players show up to serenade you.
Grab a bite at Berkeley's Brazil Cafe.
Go ahead and bring your rug rats with you — Brazil Cafe has kid-friendly food and seating.
Outdoor dining doesn't get much better than the beautiful patio at Brazil Cafe.
No need to leave Fido outside — pooches are very welcome at Brazil Cafe.
Always five minutes behind schedule? Pick up your food to go instead.
Don't fuss with street parking. We've got some parking available.
East Bay is an Italian restaurant located on San Pablo Ave in Richmond. With flavorsome pizza and good sandwiches, this Italian restaurant won't let you down. It's a popular spot for customers seeking terrific food.
No specific attire is required, so feel free to dress casually and comfortably.
For those who are interested, the menu does feature vegetarian items and it's been tabbed as a nice option for both families with children and large groups. WiFi's available if you're trying to get some work done, and in addition to its quick service (take-out is available), the restaurant also offers delivery, and can even cater an event for you.
A good spot for dinner, a trip to East Bay is definitely worthwhile, no matter how you slice it. Visitors to the restaurant have the ability to park nearby on the street. Would you rather pedal your way there? Bicycle parking is also provided.
Pikanha's Brazilian Steak House transports the traditions, culture, and food of Southern Brazil to the Bay area. Here, picanha—a cut of beef typically served grilled or roasted—joins kabob, sausage, roasted pork, top sirloin, and other savory morsels in making up the restaurant's rodizio and buffet selections. Both dining styles showcase the flavor of each meat, which the restaurant draws out with slow-cooking methods on special grills. To balance out the meal, order a glass of wine, a fruit juice spiked with rum, or a seesaw and another meal.