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Merka Restaurant

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South American, Colombian

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Reviewed 13 May 2017

The service is excellent and has air conditioning. The owners and staff bend over backwards to make sure all is great. Seafood is the main thing. Santa Marta is not NY so don't expect NY quality. But for Santa Marta this is the go to...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Jerome B
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

It is located straight across the street from our hostel, Casa Familiar. Very big portions of food and drink. I had the Desayuno Tipico and it had a beef steak, eggs, onion and tomato scramble, some sort of corn bread. Delicious! Good service too.

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Helgi S
Reviewed 6 June 2014

I had some kind of special with fish and shrimp, and a huge strawberry juice. Absolutely fantastic. The owner was super friendly. I also ate at a couple of the fancier tourist-oriented places near the Parque de los Novios. This was a hundred times better.

Date of visit: May 2014
Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 25 January 2014

Can't say anything more. we had a cazuela de mariscos, pancake de verduras and a ensalda de fruta. would have been enough for 4 poeple. If you go ask for 17 years old jesus, amazing waiter ;)

Date of visit: January 2014
Thank mojo4change
Reviewed 25 August 2013

Merka is fairly basic and standard, but the food is very tasty and the staff is quite friendly. While all the food is quite good, the fresh orange juice was the highlight.

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank Derek L
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