Food The picture above shows many traditional Brazilian foods. Food is a main part of any culture especially in Brazil. One of the most popular foods is Feijoada, a Brazilian stew. It is sometimes thought of the food of Brazil, and is usually eaten at noon. Other popular foods are Pão de Queijo, little cheesy bread balls, Acaraje, a fried falafel-one of the most fattening foods in the world, and the malagueta pepper, the most common spice in Brazil.