Tio Pepe - Recife
Are you a business owner in Recife?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Recife.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Tio Pepe
If Tio Pepe celebrates anything, it is the cheering, comforting 'taste of home'. Forty-eight years of tradition have produced faithful guests and the unquestionable rule: maximum pleasure with minimum ceremony.
Tio Pepe's jolly, charmingly decorated house is an instant-feel-good destination for the ultimate local feast. Surrounded by welcoming trees and colourful handicrafts, visitors wallow in the perfect weekend lunch: traditional sun-cured beef Carne de Sol with grilled coalho cheese, rice, pumpkin toasted manioc flour farofa, black-eyed beans, fried or boiled cassava and special vinaigrette dressing. A piping hot griddle prevents the Carne de Sol from cooling (as if!) and overwhelms tastebuds with craving and anticipation.
A number of options include excellent seafood appetizers - stuffed crab shells, fried garfish, codfish cakes - and main courses. Toothsome local puddings as Cartola - fried bananas, buttery cheese and cinnamon sugar - and Recife's all-time favourite grilled coalho cheese with molasses are utterly irresistible.
You may also like
Beijupirá Porto de GalinhasIpojuca---Porto-de-Galinhas--Muro-Alto, Recife
The menu is a surprising homage to seafood and tropical tastes, combining fishes, lobsters, shrimps, crabs and octopuses with mangoes, passion fruit, cashew and other jui
São Braz Coffee ShopGreater-Recife, Recife
The looks of a European café may suggest a classical French-inspired menu, but popping over to a São Braz Coffee Shop is irrefutably a genuine local experience.........
Fiteiro Porto de Galinhas and RecifeBoa-Viagem---Recife, Recife
The decoration recreates the rough and rustic look of popular bars in the city outskirts. These breeding grounds of popular culture are a portrait of Pernambuco and its p
Empadas Santa MassaBoa-Viagem---Recife, Recife
These little, melt-in-the-mouth mini pies are truly irresistible. Add to that the lovely views and sea breeze of Boa Viagem beach, and a cozier afternoon snack is hard to
Pin Up BurgueriaBoa-Viagem---Recife, Recife
Pin Up's time-travelling delight is part of the pleasure, but there's no denying that what makes you fall in love with it are the extra special, heavenly burger, chips an
Guaiamum GiganteGreater-Recife, Recife
Guaiamum Gigante started 1992 in humble surroundings in Aflitos, central Recife. Its speciality is the guaiamum, a large land crab native to Brazil, and has grown to 4 re
Papacapim Graças and Boa ViagemGreater-Recife, Recife
The Papacapim Graças restaurant is on the Rui Barbosa Avenue, cutting through the Graças neighbourhood, plus another in Boa Viagem. Lunch here is an all-you-can-eat buf
Companhia do ChoppBoa-Viagem---Recife, Recife
Companhia is a typical Brazilian street bar that offers excellent beer, drinks and cocktails and bar snacks, barbecued meats and other wholesome tasty dishes, in the cent
Libório Praia RestaurantBoa-Viagem---Recife, Recife
Liborio Praia opened end of 2012 in the south of Boa Viagem district with a more laid-back atmosphere than its well-established sister in central Recife. Gastronomy and g
Entre Amigos, O Bode - Boa Viagem and EspinheiroGreater-Recife, Recife
Noble meats, pasta, fish, seafood, sushi and other treats are also on the menu, along with a wide selection of wines, beers and other beverages, but the main attraction i