You don’t have to travel to Rio to get a taste of this year’s summer Olympics. From swimming and diving to beach volleyball and soccer, summer sports rule supreme in the land of sun and surf. Now get out there and celebrate the summer Olympics (and all thing Rio) the LA way.

Grab Casual Brazilian Eats at Ubatuba

Acai bowls and empanadas in one place? This is eating heaven, for a cultural taste that's inexpensive and easy to grab on the go.

The acai bowls are the perfect all in one meal with cool, refreshing, spoonable acai smoothie topped with fresh fruits, nuts, granola and more. If you're crew is really hungry, try ordering a half dozen of the made to order empanadas before devouring the cool bowls. From potato and cheese to chicken and beef, there's something for everyone.

There are locations in Tarzana, Santa Monica, Korea Town and Thousand Oaks.


photo: Ubatuba

What’s your favorite summer Olympic sport?  Let us know in the comment section!

—Christina Fiedler