Located in Jardins and open late every night, OMalleys is one of the city`s longest serving pubs. For those who believe variety is the spice of life, the pub offers 10 beers on tap, 30 bottled beers (including imported), and any cocktail or shooter you can think of? OMalleys offers an extensive food menu including all the pub favorites - burgers, steaks, pies, fish & chips and even an Irish stew. International sports lovers are well catered for at OMalleys, they show football/soccer games from leagues all around the world. Other sports shown include rugby, golf, baseball, darts and even womens pro billiards. After you had had your fill of drink, food and sport you can either catch some live music, with a different band every night, or hit the dance floor upstairs. To find out whats on check the website: www.omalleysbar.net
Address Alameda Itú 1529, Jardins
Tel. (011) 3086 0780
ALL BLACK IRISH PUB
Located in São Paulo's classy Jardins neighborhood, the 'All Black Irish Pub' is the latest addition to the city's international bar scene. The pub has an authentic Irish feel to it, serves Guinness, Old Speckled Hen and Carlsberg on tap, Belgian beers, Erdinger as well as a range of Irish Whiskeys and cocktails. Music ranges from classic rock and irish music to blues with live performances on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays as well on other days of the week. Email the pub at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be part of their mailing list or check their website for a full menu, specials and events.
Address Rua Oscar Freire, 163 - Jardins.
Tel. (011) 3088-7990
POMPÉIA MUSIC BAR
If you like live music, watching football games or enjoy bar food and cold chope, you need to get to know Pompéia Music Bar. The bar presents a music programme that will appeal to all customers with choices including salsa, merengue, forró, MPB, rock and hip hop. Another attraction is the food options such as Combination 1 (sausage, filet and mandioca), Combination 2 (chicken, dried beef and polenta fries), Combination 3 (filet, sausage and fries) and Combination 4 (filet, chicken and mandioca). If you prefer drinks other than beer, the bar offers you a diverse choice such as the Cuban drink Mojito (with rum, mint, mineral water and sugar). You might consider a birthday here as well, as the bar will provide a cake, send out your invites and even throw in a few drinks for your guests. The bar has Happy Hour (R$ 13,00 all you can drink) from 6pm to 8pm, Monday to Friday and from 4pm to 6pm, Saturday and Sunday. For live music the schedule is as follows: Monday - salsa, merengue or forró. Tuesday - Flashback to 60s, 70s and 80s. Wednesdays - Football. Thursdays and Fridays - Rock. Saturdays - feijoada and MPB. Sundays - Football. Address: Avenida Pompéia, 2089 (close to metro Vila Madalena) Pompéia. Phone (11) 3803-9706. Check the website www.pompeiamusicbar.com.br
BOTEQUIM DO HUGO
Botequim do Hugo is a simple bar that is located amoungst some of the more chic and upmarket bars in Itaim Bibi. Founded in 1927 it caters to a mixed crowd. Up until 1974 the bar was known Empório Cabral, named after the Portuguese founder Marcelino Cabral. It is a narrow bar and has only five tables, a marble balcony and wooden shelving on the walls. The place is adorned with objects from around the world such as Arabian knives, Tibetean artifacts, old bottles and some great photos from another age. As a result this place is oozing character which likes to treat all customers as if they were old friends. The beer here is served cold in bottles. To accompany the drinks you can choose boteca favourites such as homemade pastels, and fried sausage. Located on Rua Pedroso Alvarenga, 1014, Itaim Bibi. Phone (11) 3079-6090. Open Monday to Friday and close don weekends. Average cost R$25. Check the website http://www.botequimdohugo.com.br/
The following is a list of some of the citys most popular bars.
The London Pub
Av. Brigadeiro Luís Antônio, 1164 - Bela Vista
Tel. +55 11 2533-2596
CCs: Visa and Masterard
Opening Hours: Monday to Monday - from 18:00 until late
Style: Pop Rock and Classic Rock