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Cafe del Mar

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| Near North Cliff, Varkala, Varkala, India
+91 99474 41363
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Nagpur, India
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Café is a part of Hill View Resort. The food is excellent. I asked them who the Chef was and I realised they have a different Chef for Indian, Continental and Italian cuisines. No doubt the food was so delicious. I tried different foods in my 3 day stay. Grilled chicken, Chilly chicken, Ceasar Salad and French Pepper Steak.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

had a lovely lunch at Cafe del Mar - stopped for a break from the sun and was pleasantly surprised. Good service, nice and clean, and genuinely the best samasos I had in India. Fresh, stuffed full of veg, delicious pastry. Really reasonably priced too. Would definitely recommend!

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Thank Kat L
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

If you're looking for a break from all the curries and bread, Cafe Del Mar offers just that (as well as the usual local favourites). The Italian we had was lovely and our friends that had the Thai food said it was great also.

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Thank Joseph D
Bristol, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our favourite cafe in Varkala. It was the only place we didn't have to wait over an hour for our food and the quality was the highest. It is a pleasant setting with friendly staff. When we go back to Varkala at the end of the month, we will be eating here again and again.

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Thank Kerry R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had breakfast here- the view is awesome, and the staff is totally with it. The coffee here is super, as one hopes from the state of Kerala! And they have an extensive menu of espresso based drinks. I had the tofu scramble wrap, and it was cooked to perfection, with crunchy, super fresh veggies and well seasoned tofu. Like... More 

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Thank Priti B
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Del Mar has managed to keep up with its reputation for serving fresh and sumptuous breakfast. Have visited the place in 2008, 2012 and now in 2017. The cafe has grown considerably and might take a little time to deliver orders but it keeps up with its good service and delicious breakfast.

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Thank 261parasp
Hyderabad, India
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super food with wide variety ranging from Italian to Contininental and Indian. For 6 adults, the dinner cost only around ₹2000 which is pretty cheap considering the food and the restaurant location

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Thank kevinjaku
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We come to Varkala every 2 years or so and this is one of the cafees that have stood the test of time. Great all round, try the iced mocca

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Sydney, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service. Calamari was fresh and tender. The keralan fish curry and palak paneer were delicious and gently spiced as requested. Although it was busy we didn't have to wait long for our meal. Nice ambience and sea views from upstairs.

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Thank mills104
Mumbai
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tried a few different kinds of breakfast at Café del Mar in our few days at Varkala, and were pleased with most of it. They have set breakfast options such as American, continental etc. which are tasty and value for money. We also had the Mexican/ 3 cheese omelettes which were average, and are not served with any kind of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Indian, Cafe, Seafood, Italian
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
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?