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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 - 22:00
Closed now
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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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Saint Louis, Missouri
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246 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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131 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 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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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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
Saint Louis, Missouri
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016

After much research, I chose this restaurant for a healthy but different birthday meal, and we were not disappointed. I made a reservation for 8 several days before and when we arrived, we were seated right away, in a quiet, bright, and pleasantly decorated dining area. We enjoyed the Brazilian Cadillac Caipirinha cocktails and empanadas, then ordered several different excellent... More 

1 Thank Sojourner727
Saint Louis, Missouri
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Our party of four was able to have traditional Brazilian food that ranged from pork to chicken to beans to mushrooms and we all loved what we had. We began with the national drink, which was like a margarita, only better.

Thank 2sci_teachers
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

We were a group of 12 friends on a Saturday night in April, and someone suggested Yemanja Brasil because of its central location and menu that would cover all of the different tastes and food restrictions of our group. From the moment we pulled up to this charming establishment, we were in for a fun evening. The exterior was inviting... More 

Thank Mary S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Brazilian, South American
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
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?