Popular Street Foods You Must Try In Brazil

Pão De Queijo
Pão De Queijo. Photo by Ricardo Bacelar on Unsplash

Brazilian cuisine is one of the best in the world and everyone should use their trip to this country to try at least some of the country’s traditional food. Read on to find out what are some of the most popular street food dishes in Brazil that you must try on your trip.

Mandioca Frito

Yuca is a root veggie that’s very popular in South and Central America and it’s used for making these crunchy yuca fries, among many other things.

Pão De Queijo

Brazilian cheese bread is actually a small fluffy bun filled with rich and creamy cheese and it’s popular all across Latin America.


This is a traditional and the most popular dessert in Brazil you must try because it’s rich, creamy, and super delicious. Brigadeiros are made with just a few simple ingredients like condensed milk, cocoa powder, and butter, so if you can’t travel to Brazil you can easily make them at home.


These golden crunchy bites are actually chicken croquettes that you see everywhere in Brazil because it’s the most popular street food in this country.

Bolinhos De Bacalhau

Salt cod croquettes are made from cod and potatoes and they’re a popular snack in Brazil that you’ll find in every bar and restaurant.