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Caracas Arepa Bar

291 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-4406
+1 718-218-6050
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good41%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“arepas” (33 reviews)
“plantains” (5 reviews)
“guacamole” (5 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Latin, Venezuelan, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
291 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-4406
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This small place is so big on flavors it's amazing! They have a garden in the back, filled with rithms of Latin music. The drinks are delicious, although the happy hour margarita is on the small side. But the arepas are so juicy and flavorful,...More

Thank vasile123
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Super cozy atmosphere and the margarita pitcher was lovely! First time I ate arepa! Loved it! And it was many choice of ingredients for me who are vegetarian. Love the flavors, and I’m a sucker for black beans! I will this place who’s ever going...More

Thank Kija B
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Every bite was a delightful surprise! Loved the ambience and the service too! The Arepas are gluten free made from corn. The ingredients are perfectly cooked. The presentation is beautiful. The chips are freshly prepared from yucca, and plantains. I am so impressed I’ll come...More

Thank seb656
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Simply Delicious. Great spot for anything. Lunch, dinner, snack, drinks, etc. Ideally located. Staff very friendly, establishment was very clean. I would highly recommend and would return. The daily specials are changing and always a great little find.

1  Thank Curtez151
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Delicious. Will definitely be back. First time having an authentic arepa and I was not disappointed. I had the La Del Gato and it was superb. My friend and I also ordered the tostones and guacamole to start. The tostones were the best I've ever...More

Thank maazb
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Food is not to pricy but i tiny bit overpriced. I got the pabellon criollo, and the beef was outstanding. My dad got one of the arepas and he said it was way to spicy. salads are good. Their juices are really bad and sugary...More

Thank Tomas L
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

What a great restaurant! Friendly staff, lovely reasonable food and drinks and a great atmosphere. As the title says, I went back straight away the next day for another taste of the menu during my Brooklyn trip. Highly recommend!

Thank Niamhyosa
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

My first time trying arepas, a grilled white corn tortilla-like bread stuffed with various fillings, and I couldn't have been more pleased. The food quality and selection were amazing, the price is great, and the atmosphere was vibrant and matched the cuisine and drinks in...More

Thank Errol F
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Third trip here for me, however my children are repeat customers. The food, laid back ambiance and attentive service has always been consistently great. It's not a large space, so bigger groups may have a long wait time. Our wait time on a Sunday at...More

Thank Adelle W
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We scouted Caracas Arepa Bar before our trip and knew we had to give it a try. Not disappointed at all. Hip little place with awesome food, drinks and appetizers. The food was so good, we left full and spent $48 with two cocktails, two...More

Thank LoLovesTraveling
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 Grand St, Brooklyn, NY 11211-4406
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-218-6050
Caracas Arepa Bar is devoted to the pleasures of authentic Venezuelan flavors with a focus on "arepas" since 2003. Our Williamsburg location, offers a spacious, eclectic, casual and unique experience with a patio to dine 'al fresco', a rum bar with a large collection of sipping rums and perfectly crafted cocktails.
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