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Banana da Terra

Rua Dr Samuel Costa 198, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
(024) 3371 1725
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (18 reviews)
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Brazilian, Seafood, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Rua Dr Samuel Costa 198, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is considered to be one of the best restaurants in Paraty – and it is. We went there on our first night and had one of the best seafood meals we have ever had. At first glance the prices look a bit steep but...More

Thank Surreytraveller987
Reviewed 1 week ago

Banana da Terra has a wonderful menu both for those who are into Brasilian dishes and ingredients (me) and those who prefer more international cusisine (my boyfriend). The service is very friendly. It was a perfect evening!

Thank Marta S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We haven’t been for a while and decided to come back this weekend. It was again an wonderful experience...the service was prompt and very efficient, we decided for wine by the glass and the waiter gently offer us to try a sipping before choosing between...More

Thank Patricia V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I loved the atmosphere in at Banana da Terra! The second we walked in, I knew we made the right choice! In addition I had the BEST dish of my entire vacation here. The vegatarian Moqueca is to die for. I am still dreaming about...More

Thank meg043
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I told my gf that I wanted to take her to a very nice place while we were in Paraty and this place did not disappoint. She said she has never had a better meal. She ended up having a steak filet with some green...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Given the name of the restaurant we weren't surprised to find several 'interesting' dishes containing bananas so we thought we would try a few. Most were pretty good but the fish served on roasted bananas went a bit too far. The fish & veg very...More

Thank ChrisReadingUK
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Just edging in to the pricey end - but absolutely delicious sea food, some of the best I’ve had! We only had the starters and appetisers as we weren’t too hungry. But it was plenty.

Thank Pedro S
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Good entrance, show. The banana fritters, with pepper sauce, left me very satisfied. But the main dish made me sad. I ate the gratin, the sauce was salty, I had to ask for a change, and even then, it came salty the second time. I...More

Thank Fernanda Q
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The decor creates a very inviting place to have a nice lunch. The sitting area is spacious. The food and the service was great. It’s a very nice place if you want to have local food. It was the best restaurant that we have been...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Had the most incredible meal at Paraty in Banana da Terra. In the 1st day of the year, made a reservation for two and, since from reception, to the waiter, menu and service, I can say that everything was perfect Really recommend the visit to...More

Thank Vinicius G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
18:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Dr Samuel Costa 198, Paraty, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio de Janeiro (RJ)  >  Paraty
  • Phone Number: (024) 3371 1725
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