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Yemanja Brasil

2900 Missouri Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63118-1643
+1 314-771-7457
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“feijoada” (6 reviews)
“black beans” (5 reviews)
“empanadas” (5 reviews)
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Brazilian, Latin, Spanish, South American
$$ - $$$
2900 Missouri Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63118-1643
Neighbourhood: Benton Park
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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
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...More

Thank Lorin G
Reviewed 5 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...More

Thank Dianne M
Reviewed 11 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,...More

Thank Kocickasmom
Reviewed 26 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
Reviewed 5 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
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...More

1  Thank travlndon
Reviewed 16 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...More

1  Thank Dianne M
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...More

1  Thank DnllJns
Reviewed 31 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...More

1  Thank Steven S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
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