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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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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp” (16 reviews)
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“oxtail” (3 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 via mobile

Everything cooked with love and fantasy and serviced with great engagement! The money 3-times worth!!!

Thank Franz H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurante is really good and one of the tops I tried for seafood! Entree and main were absolutely yummy.

Thank Anne K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard so many fantastic comments about this restaurant as one of the best in Paraty! Probably I was very unlucky that day... My meal was extremely salty and I did not dare to complain since I was being invited by good Brazilian friends.......More

Thank Dulceaydee G
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing seafood! Very fresh fishes, shrimps! The prices aren't really accecible... with alcoholic drink, starter, main course and dessert, you willspend around R$150 per person, but it's really worthy! I strongly recommend the cooked fish with banana da terra and the lemon pepper fish with...More

Thank MFN05070931
Reviewed 29 April 2017

This was definitely our favorite restaurant in Paraty! Every dish, from the appetizers to the main dishes to dessert, was perfect, and the service was outstanding. If you go to Paraty, don't miss out on this gem. It's popular, so make a reservation if you...More

Thank dieter63
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

800 reais for a dinner: 2 adults and 2 teenagers; 1 bottle of Brazilian white wine and shared desserts. Fish, shrimp, octopus far from extraordinary. Surprising enough, not a single dish with "banana da terra"; a shame. Hard to understand why the place is listed...More

Thank sandroesteves
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

A friend suggested the restaurant to us, but we were disappointed. The food was good, but nothing extraordinary, specially considering the price. Absurdly expensive in our opinion. Dishes serving a single person cost around R$100,00. We expected more for that price.

Thank Fabiola B
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

We are many times in this beautiful historic city and always visiting "Banana da Terra". This restaurant is still a highlight here since years. The quality of food, the deliciousness of the recipes and the professional (and quick) service are astonishing. Constant quality instead of...More

Thank fijomo
Reviewed 11 April 2017

My only regret is not having the chance to dine again. Ate dinner on our last night in Paraty. The experience was so amazing we were contemplating staying another night so we can come back to try the other delicious dishes! The service was faultless...More

Thank Gracie2010
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I had lunch yesterday (Sunday, April 9th) and ate octopus dish. It was really good. But when I asked for the bill, it took 15 minutes to bring it. And they do not apologize for that.

Thank KINO K
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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
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, 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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