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Cafe del Mar

21 de Mayo 260, Arica, Chile
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crepes” (3 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“chili” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Bar, Cafe, Fast food, Chilean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 de Mayo 260, Arica, Chile
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

hilarious cakes for european visitors, and quite spendy, but a great location to watch people, and good service

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Looking places to eat healthy in Arica can be a little difficult. Well, I found here a place to eat good salads and wonderful juices! There's also a lunch menu very affordable and tasteful enough. A little slow service, but I went twice in a...More

Thank Antonieta V
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Finding a decent place to eat in Arica seems harder than it should be: you can walk around downtown for a while and see very few decent restaurants. So with limited choices, the attractive looking Cafe del Mar stands out. When we arrived for dinner,...More

Thank Dave's_reviews
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Cafe del mar is situated right in the center, the food is delicious for an acceptable price, and there is a lot to choose from. We enjoyed it, sitting outside in the night in the middel of the pedestrian street.

Thank Irene N
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Always busy here with locals whatever time of day. Good menu with lots of different things to choose from. We went for dinner and the crepes and salads were very good. Quick and friendly service and a good atmosphere.

Thank Jules B
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The breakfast was so good. We even thought that the jam was home made. They have a lot of options to choose. The prices are not so average but it is OK cuz the service is great!

Thank Esteban O
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Is a caffe that offers light food as well as juices or drinks, is located in the central promenade of the city, I recommend the table of vegetarian tacos

Thank ferenachefchaouen
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

The daily menu is really good; tasty, good portions for a reasonable price. The cocktails are good and happy hour is all night! The only annoying thing is if you sit outside at the front lots of people come up to you trying to sell...More

Thank Sanchia N
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I have mixed feelings about this place, on the one hand it has amazing food and you can tell the owner has invested in good chefs. From the pastries to the lunches they are all delicious. However, the waiters leave a lot to be desired...More

Thank Estefania B
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

I was famished after a ling flight from Santiago, checking into my hostel and walking to 21 de Mayo street - the main pedestrian walkway in Arica. The Cafe del Mar is a little difficult to find - the only apparent signage is on the...More

Thank Colleen587
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 de Mayo 260, Arica, Chile
  • Location: South America  >  Chile  >  Arica and Parinacota Region  >  Arica
  • Phone Number: 231936
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