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Arepas Cafe

3307 36th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-1941
+1 718-937-3835
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“arepas” (50 reviews)
“pernil” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Latin, Venezuelan, Vegetarian Friendly
3307 36th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-1941
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I have been to this place a few times over the years I've lived in NYC. Whenever I want to feel close to home. Food is great, service is always friendly and affordable. My daughters love trying the food from my country so every time...More

Thank The_BeerTrekker
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I hate corn, probably the reason why I dont care too much for arepas. Until now. At arepas cafe, they are a sublime experience. Pork filling is to die for and the spicy sauce will make you cry. I crave them daily.

Thank MattModine
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Cute Venezuelan place. Not too many tables, we ordered and took out. Nice staff. I had the arepa pernil with pulled pork. Simply delicious!

1  Thank KANewYork
Reviewed 14 January 2018

This place has a great neighborhood feel. Our gluten-free diner had plenty of options from which to choose. Service is fast and friendly. Portions are generous. We highly recommend the Venezuelan beverages. Super value.

Thank Terrapin57
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Venezuelan arepas are perfected at this café. Simple, yet exciting dishes. I always want to order more than one arepa - either a second or sides - but you do not need to! The mix inside is enough to satisfy multiple taste cravings and they...More

Thank Dayna K
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Was greeted very quickly and shown to a table by a friend staff member on a busy Saturday night. Asked for a recommendation and ordered the Mami- pork and cheese arepa. Very tasty. Washed it down with a Aguila Colombian beer. Great Food and friendly...More

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Yum! We tried several menu items here. The arepa with chicken and green plantains was delicious. Beef was very tasty too. There were less vegetarian offerings but some were available. Our server was friendly and helpful.

Thank Joan J
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The arepa itself was a little too bland for me and although the meat was seasoned to perfection I still tasted every bland bite of arepa. I got the Pabello Pernil and the Mami Arepa. The Mami Arepa was disappointing because the avocado was ROCK...More

Thank Krystle L. C
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Moved to Astoria 4 years ago and I go this place at least once a month. Great prices and delicious food. I recommend the Arepa Pabellon and definitely get the chicha drink. But heads up, don't drink the chicha too fast because you'll get full...More

Thank Ezmaq
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Moved to Jersey City but visit Astoria to have some Arepas!!! The food is amazing and definitely worth the hour drive.

Thank Jaime C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3307 36th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-1941
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-937-3835
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