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Yemanja Brasil

€€ - €€€
Benton Park
Brazilian, South American
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2900 Missouri Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63118-1643
+1 314-771-7457
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Nashville, Tennessee
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a coconut based shrimp special that was outstanding. Subtle flavors. Pleasant atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank CO20142014
Saint Louis, Missouri
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539 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The food here is so authentic it is hard to believe. We tried what the restaurant terms "Brazil's National Dish". It was so wonderfully savory. The rich broth contained pork spare ribs, beef, and sausage. We mixed in the rice, collard greens, and a bread crumble for an amazing taste! Our salads had a tangy dressing. The desserts were simply... More 

Thank Lorin G
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134 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We have been here several times over the years and always enjoy it so much. We took our family for Yemanja Night the other night and it was the best ever! They had a special with a most delicious crab cake that could have been a meal in itself for an appetizer. Then you could have clam chowder or a... More 

Thank Dianne M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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256 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016

I've been wanting to visit Yemanja for a long time and finally got the opportunity today. My friend and I arrived around 4:20, but they don't open until 5pm. We saw a woman through the window and asked if we could come inside to wait, since my friend uses a walker. The waitress very kindly came out and let us... More 

Thank Kocickasmom
Saint Louis, Missouri
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72 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Hard working owners, they have shown a loyalty hard to find in ethnically / specialty restaurants like this. The ambiance reflects the Brazilian culture and it is a very pleasant restaurant.

Thank ViaCestari
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I started going here when I purchased a Groupon several years ago. I have been back many times since. The food is always amazing. Their specialty drinks are also delicious made from Brazilian rum. Very quaint area. Service is also very good.

Thank Michele W
Denver, Colorado
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117 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was selected as 1 of brother-in-law's favorites for a surprise party. Set up worked well as we were placed in the upstairs alcove out of view from front door. Bar serves most standard fate with the addition of Brazilian favorites including caiparinha, very sweet sugar cane drink, and Guarana, similar to ginger ale as an added soft drink. A... More 

1 Thank travlndon
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134 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 May 2016

We have been here several times,but haven't been there in a while. The atmosphere is so beautiful with lights and Brazilian decorations. You can spend a long time just looking around. The staff is all very friendly, so nice and efficient and the food is so full of flavor. Just a real treat. My husband and I had the fejouda... More 

1 Thank Dianne M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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293 reviews
218 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

We stumbled upon this place when our Plan A fell through, and I am so glad we did! We walked right in and were seated on a Saturday night around 7. Our server was so friendly, and she had on-point suggestions for us as far as food and drinks went. I had sangria, and it wasn't too sweet, which I... More 

1 Thank DnllJns
Memphis, Tennessee
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47 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I went with a Brazilian friend and his family. I was also with my family. Since our arrival, the owner, a beautiful Brazilian lady, was taking care of us. Even when our kids got crazy, she brought some toys for them! The waiter was really kind at even the people in the restaurant (probably a little bit crazy about the... More 

1 Thank Steven S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brazilian, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2900 Missouri Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63118-1643
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis>  > Benton Park
  • Neighbourhood: Benton Park
  • Phone Number: +1 314-771-7457

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?