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Cafe del Mar

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| Near North Cliff, Varkala, Varkala, India
+91 99474 41363
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Barcelona, Spain
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35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best views, nice people working there and good choice of food. Espresso coffe! Sea food! From breakfast to dinner open all day

Thank vueltalmundo
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25 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here. Ordered a pizza first which was basic margarita. The pizza was really yummy. Then we had rice, mix veg masala and fish. Loved the food. The tastiest food i guess. Overall the menu had everything from veg to sea food. It was jam packed. Cool music they were playing. Its next to hill view hotel and... More 

Thank 503ruchia
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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146 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved the coffee here. The different kinds of set breakfast are excellent value. Must tell them 'machine coffee' or 'Americano' instead of 'black coffee', or else they'll bring you Nescafe. We tried the pizza which was very good. The fried rice and fried noodles are not that great. Avoid ordering them if you like good fried rice or fried... More 

Thank wintermelon
London, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing food, and great staff, make sure to sit upstairs to get the breeze off the sea. Eat here on multiple occasions during our stay

Thank DSR1988
Guildford, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ended up eating here 2 nights running. The grilled prawns I had on the first night were fantastic and the curry here is delicious. Also a cocktail menu available

Thank LouC720
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had breakfast there today. It was good. The choice available is very good. The minus was the service. Don't understand the delay.

Thank zorro64
Jammu and Kashmir, India
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32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Good food Best coffee Amazing view Nice friendly staff Rooftop is amazing Sea view restaurant Highly recommended for eating

Thank Aamir M
Leeds, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place was a disappointment! It took ages for a waiter to come and take my order.. then I ordered an Italian salad.. when it finally arrived it was just a plate of cooked tomatoes, onions and garlic with a bit of grated cheese on top.. no greens at all.. when I asked where the greens were the waiter said... More 

Thank NixOn C
Bengaluru, India
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We bumped into this cafe while strolling around Varkala beach cliff. There are many cafes/restaurants on this cliff & all offer sea-food & other stuff. We decided on this after checking out few more cafes. This was cleaner, elegant & also had a better sunset view. Sipping cuppa coffee while seeing the sun set was truly amazing. We tried out... More 

Thank kaustubhagnihotri
Tel Aviv, Israel
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88 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The Indian food was excellent, i had a very nice Byriani, and the breakfasts are also very good. you can see the sea from the cliff where it is located, and eating there is just fab. good internet wifi and service. one of the top 5 in varkala for sure

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Indian, Cafe, Italian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Near North Cliff, Varkala, Varkala, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Kerala  >  Varkala
  • Phone Number: +91 99474 41363

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?