Category: Culture and History

Brazilian fast food: The Podrão and the X-Tudo Sandwich

While living in Rio, in what can only be properly described as a frat house, its members introduced me to a late-night joint they’d frequent after hours. It’s a place that exists in the nebulous moments of the early morning, after partying but before going to sleep. They called it a “podrão”.

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