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Dametra Cafe

Corner of Ocean & Lincoln, Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-622-7766
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Corner of Ocean & Lincoln, Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The live music, dancing, food and atmosphere were the best! Imagine being coaxed out of your seat for an impromptu dance before dinner as the staff plays music and sings?! Then dinner arrived and it was so good I wanted to eat it every night...More

Thank xovenusxo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by here in early November 2017. We were promptly shown to a nice table. The place is beautifully decorated. Food was excellent. Atmosphere delightful. My wife ordered a glass of Pinot Grigiot and she didn't like it. She is very fussy about her...More

Thank Bermudafox
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed a really great dinner here and the service was exceptional. I would highly recommend it if you're in the area

Thank meyermichael1
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This casual and comfy restaurant serves some of the best Mediterranean Cuisine in Carmel-By-The-Sea. We had a late lunch right on Ocean Avenue. Variety and portions we’re excellent and most satisfying. Take time while in Carmel-By-The-Sea to enjoy this Gem

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate an early dinner here on a Sunday evening. We had called in advance for a reservation but probably wouldn’t have needed it this time of year. I’ve visited last March also and it was booked and we couldn’t get in so I would...More

Thank Sherry M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dametra is a great restaurant in Carmel! The place is really charming with the ambience of being at a bistro in Greece. The menu is mediterranean/middle-eastern based, and the food is both authentic and expertly prepared. Delicious flaky spanakopita, creamy dips like tzatziki, hummus and...More

Thank michaelkA6883XD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for lunch and had a glass of wine and a falafel sandwich. Delicious and reasonably priced for the area. Delicious. Restaurant is small, but it adds to the ambiance.

Thank Cheryl4488
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived without a reservation early on a Tuesday evening to find the restaurant full. We were offered 2 seats at the bar which we accepted. The service was very friendly and the food was excellent as was the choice of bottled beer. The music...More

Thank amcintosh12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I could give this restaurant more than 5/5 I would, the food is delicious, fresh and authentic. The staff are so friendly and helpful, just lovely people. And the atmosphere was incredible, my husband are I are on honeymoon which came up in conversation...More

Thank Sophs8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I loved the food and the service was so good! Highly recommended if you are visiting Carmel. It is one of the really good, authentic mediterranean food I have had in some time.

Thank Hiral_Mehta
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Pam W
23 May 2017|
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Response from Shannydog | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are open every day.
3 May 2017|
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Response from Sam_rihani | Property representative |
Hello. the corkage fee is $20 per bottle
27 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Ocean & Lincoln, Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-622-7766
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