"Even though this safari style club is called Sounds of Brazil, you can expect to dance to all different types of music here. There�s reggae, hip-hop, R&B, jazz and Monday�s is salsa. There is even a now famous night of South Asian dance hits, called "Basement Bhangra." In a nutshell, S.O.B�s embraces NYC's diversity, and is a quality place to get your groove on."

204 Varick St, New York, NY
(212) 243-4940 serving: Downtown, SoHo
open:Monday Closed Tuesday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Wednesday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Thursday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Friday 12:00 PM - 4:00 PM Saturday 6:00 PM - 11:30 PM Sunday Closed

Sidewalk Score: 8 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Brunch, Romantic Nightlife, Funk, Soul & R&B, Reggae, Live Music, Nightclubs, Caribbean, Mastercard Accepted, Bars & Clubs, Discover Accepted, Visa Accepted, Restaurants, American Express Accepted, Specialty Cocktails, Diners Club Accepted, Singles Bars, Community Organizations, Latin, Hip-Hop & Rap,

The Low Down


What to Eat: Their menu has worldly choices that range from South American to Meditterranean, with a definite penchant for fish-based dishes.

What to Drink: A long list of isle-inspired cocktails pack a fruity punch.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

If you want to dance to live world music, this is the place.
by Contributor at Citysearch

The Background
The name stands for "Sounds of Brazil," but this nicely sized room, decorated in full bamboo tropical regalia, showcases everything from Trinidadian calypso and Jamaican reggae to Cuban salsa, samba and the latest…
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By Cortez at GrubHub

BBQ Salmon was excellent as expected the sweet potatoes were nice but far from enough fries as they were very thin and stringy. Overall best lunch...

Brunch was a SOB
By NeriG at Citysearch

Wanted a brunch spot for my bday with a cool vibe, good music and tasty enough food. Unfortunately SOBs was not good. Of all the things we ate I ... Read More

Not a good place
By Guest G. at Judy's Book

I was very excited at first to go since this was my first visit but was totally disappointed the people on the phone was rude and once arriving the... Read More

World Music & Food at its Best.
By JBRs at Citysearch

Over the last few years since I have lived in the area I have gone to SOB's maybe 5 or 6 times. Each time was for either a Hip-Hop or Reggae show b... Read More

Bhangra Night!!!
By rchase at Citysearch

We chose S.O.Bs for our singer's 40th birthday party. (by the way,,she barely looks 30: > )We had performed at a hindu wedding awhile back, fell in... Read More