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Restaurante Arabe Internacional

Carrera 3 # 8-83 | Bocagrande, Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, Turkish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Carrera 3 # 8-83 | Bocagrande, Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia
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Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. Outstanding service. A restaurant I have frequented for the past 11 years Highly recommend it.

Thank Maria Z
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Appetizers, main dishes and desserts were awesome. This place has authentic Arabic food. Food, service and atmosphere were perfect, we had a great experience at this restaurant. It is a bit expensive for Colombian standards but it's worth it. If you want to feel a...More

Thank pedrobg10
Reviewed 10 April 2017

i have being going to this restaurant since i was a child it has never changed the incredible food and service, its a must try in Cartagena its a classic

Thank Luis V
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is a very pleasant, well-established icon in Bocagrande. We found it to be expensive in comparison to other middle eastern restaurants in the area. The Plato Mixto Vegetariano was good, but the presence of very doughy fried mini empanadas added nothing but calories....More

Thank FoodCrank
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch and were immediately impressed by the restaurants' decor, staff politeness and menu of middle eastern foods. Unfortunately for us we ordered the grilled chicken breast platter.We were presented with a dried out version of a double breast...More

Thank Josef G
Reviewed 11 January 2017

My brother recommended this restaurant, and was glad he did. Food was absolutely delicious. Staff were funny, but professional. Restaurant itself was clean and well presented. All in all, with quality and quantity, this restaurant is definitely worth the price.

1  Thank Hacb86
Reviewed 8 January 2017

As a frequent visitor to beautiful Cartagena we continue to eat at Arabe. It is always on our list of "to do's". My wife and I have never been disappointed. The food is outstanding, the service is top notch, all the little details are adherred...More

Thank Fred I
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We found this place through TripAdvisor on the list of vegetarian-friendly restaurants; this is a hard city for those who don't eat meat, poultry or seafood. The menu had lots of options; menus are available in Spanish and English. The portions were huge. We ended...More

Thank gefilte63
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Loved everything about this restaurant, the food was fabulous, the service attentive and friendly, the atmosphere relaxing, the prices are regular for Cartagena(i.e. On the high side) but the quality makes you forget the price. We rarely go back to a restaurant when on vacation,...More

Thank Catherine S
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The price at this restaurant is on the high end (Colombian standard) but the food was really delicious. We were getting tired of meats and this restaurant offers many vegetarian options. The waiter we had was very helpful and made suggestions and all he suggested...More

Thank GSNRich
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Paulo B
3 February 2017|
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Response from gefilte63 | Reviewed this property |
De lo que vi y de lo que me acuerdo: no. Hay un patio afuera, pero aun alla no habia
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 3 # 8-83 | Bocagrande, Cartagena, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: 576654365
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