In the heart of Upper Street, this Cabana brings London's best Brasilian Barbecue to Islington's vibrant restaurant scene.
The distinctly Brasilian menu introduces Islington to delights such as their signature Spicy Malagueta Chicken and street food favorites like Coxinhas, and Cassava Chips.
Brasil’s national cocktail, the Caipirinha, heads the drinks menu that focuses on cachaça and other picks include the Strawberry Batida, a delicious Brasilian alcoholic smoothie.
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Venue Details & Map
Cabana Brasilian Barbecue - Islington
56 Upper StLondonN1 0NY
- Public transport:
- Angel, Underground
I went there a couple of weeks ago for my birthday. It was three of us on a Tuesday night, we had not booked but it was not a problem.
First I must say the staff was super friendly: they were smiling, chatting, and when they figured out it was my birthday they got me a cocktail and a cake on the house (with candles, please) and sang (which I could have foregone, but it was funny).
We had an agonizing choice over where to go, and walked all the way down the street to assess the options available to us. Cabana stood out for it's bright and fun-looking menus and decor, and the 2-4-1 cocktail offer. And it was most definitely the RIGHT choice! From entry the wait staff were awesome - funny and friendly, without feeling forced. They also slightly shifted the 2-4-1 deal...more
I went here with my friend because she'd heard good things about this place and we fancied trying out some Brazilian foods.
The drinks were superb. They have an alright selection of freshly made cocktails that have a lovely kick to them. Definitely go with the waiting staff's suggestions, as they also have specials that are delicious.
Food was great too. We had the spicy prawn skewer and the...more
I know I will have to edit my review when I go next time, as I went after Friday night karaoke with a friend who now lives in Berlin and I don't see very often- and, well, you know how it goes.
I DO know they have a vegetarian Feijoada, easily made vegan, called Vegoada. I've only seen a veggie version of it once, and that place has closed down. So I was pretty excited to see it again! It was...more
Friday night we found this place in Angel. I though: yeah, why not? The place looked cool and almost packed so we decided to give it a try.
We got a nice table (next to the bathrooms, not so cool). The waiter was helpful enough. We ordered some drinks (not alcoholic versions of mojitos) and I have to say those drinks were the best so far.
The food? Blah. Totally blah. We ordered some kind of...more