Hungry for some delicious Portuguese cuisine? Brampton has some great spots you can enjoy. We’ve verified that everyone on this list is open for takeout and/or patio dining during the current COVID phase of reopening, but call ahead to confirm.

  1. Churrasqueira Nova Esperanca – 110 Brickyard Way Unit #2

Churrasqueira Nova Esperanza is a family-owned restaurant that offers the best in Portuguese food. The Brampton eatery offers both rotisserie and grilled chicken, ribs, wings, fish fillet, red snapper, fried and baked cod and soup. Side dishes also include rice, fries, roasted potatoes, veggies, as well as both garden and caesar salad.

2. Churrasqueira Grelha D’ouro – 143 Clarence Street

Churrasqueira Grelha D’ouro BBQ and Grill offers delicious authentic Portuguese food with both rotisserie and barbecue chicken, and ribs. Their menu also has both meat and fish dishes. Meat dishes include Carne Assada, Carne Guisada, Porco Assado, and Filetes De Galinha. Fish dishes include Bacalhau, Filetes de Peixe, Arroz de Marisco, and Pescada Frita. They also offer sides such as fries, rice and salad as well as hot sandwiches from fish fillet, Portuguese sausage, and chicken breast sandwich.

3. Nova Grill & Bakery – 131 Main Street North

Nova Grill & Bakery has Portuguese chicken platters along with a menu that includes main dishes which include fish fillets, tuna steak, grilled calamari, and Brazilian steak “Picanha”. They also have a variety of sandwiches from tuna, veggie, grilled ham and cheese, grilled chicken, steak, veal, and pork. Desserts include custard tarts, pecan tarts, strawberry tarts, and chocolate cake.

4. Nando’s – 10015 Hurontario Street

Nando’s offers its signature barbecue chicken with its very own spicy peri-peri sauce along with chicken sandwiches and wraps. Sides also include fries, rice, mashed potatoes, potato wedges, veggies, coleslaw and salads. The restaurant also offers custard tarts, chocolate cake, and Classic New York Cheesecake for desserts.

5. 2 Bicas – 2 Fisherman Drive

2 Bicas offers Portuguese and Mediterranian cuisine with tons of peri-peri choices from the traditional chicken, to cod fingers, calamari and more. The restaurant also has bifana and prego sandwiches as well as Portuguese flatbreads.