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Tio Cali's la Vara Grill

1288 Sarno Rd, Located at Apollo Crossing shopping mall, Melbourne, FL 32935-5204
+1 321-622-6690
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good20%
  • Average0%
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  • Terrible0%
19 Aug 2017
“Wow, just wow”
28 Sep 2016
“Short visit, worth coming back though.”
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Caribbean, Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, Fusion, Colombian
$$ - $$$
1288 Sarno Rd, Located at Apollo Crossing shopping mall, Melbourne, FL 32935-5204
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

We've been wanting to stop in and check this new spot out. Great authentic food and plenty of gluten free options too!

Thank Bob A
Reviewed 29 September 2016

I am Colombian, and felt the craving for empanadas. Boy was I on spot for the right place. That´s all I ordered, beef empanadas with Colombiana (the Colombian soda) accompanied with homemade aji (a must garnish for empanada) All in all, it was delicious, authentic,...More

1  Thank cami2901
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Traditional Columbian foods and beverages prepared and cooked with passion and savored in a modern atmosphere and simple elegance. Tio Calis reminds us of a mom and pop eatery we enjoyed in Cartagena last year. The owners and staff serve Columbian's warm hospitality well. The...More

2  Thank Thrgrumpygourmet
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and went there for lunch and were blown away by how good the food was. The sancocho soup was absolutely delicious , the red beans were the best beans of any kind I have ever had and the plantains were also the best...More

Thank Billbowkillyer
Reviewed 1 July 2016

We discovered Tio Cali's by accident and glad we did! It's in a strip shopping center kind of hidden. We had fruit smoothies, ceviche, red beans and guacamole appetizer. All was excellent!!!! Fresh ingredients and well prepared. Great friendly service from family run business. Tio...More

Thank LongIslandGman
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12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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  • Address: 1288 Sarno Rd, Located at Apollo Crossing shopping mall, Melbourne, FL 32935-5204
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Brevard County  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +1 321-622-6690
Scratch Colombian cuisine. Homemade sausage,burgers, steaks, seafood, ceviche and more! From our family to yours.
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