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Food and restaurants in Santa Marta

Top restaurants

Food
“Great place located on the city center has seafood, meats and veggie options. A bit pricey! ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Good seafood with a local flavor overlooking the charming "Los Novios" Park. Donde Chucho has other versions in El Rodadero, but I definatly prefer this one (nicer, quieter and tastier).”
  • 25 locals recommend
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“Parque tayrona es uno de los lugares más bellos del mundo, encontraras paz y tranquilidad, paisajes hermosos, naturaleza, caminar por senderos rodeado de árboles, iguanas, mariposas. es imperdible.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Bar
“Great option for a quick bite in the city center, their speciality: the arepas, which they serve with all kinds of toppings. Great price - quality. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Café
“This Colombian-French cafe is owned by our great friends, Jimena and Mika. They do delicious french breads and patisserie (very hard to find on the coast!) and also tasty food all day. Great place to sit and chill in an airconditioned room!”
  • 15 locals recommend
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“Great seafood, mostly locals visit this place, I especially love the shrimp and coconut rice. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
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“Probably the best restaurant downtown, surely the most expensive. The decor might be a bit tacky, the playlist kind of poor, but the dishes are pretty special. Peruvian cuisine, our favorite dish is the Causa Mixta and the Fish Croquetas. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Best burgers in Santa Marta. They have several vegetarian options and local beer on tap.”
  • 7 locals recommend

Cafes

Café
“This Colombian-French cafe is owned by our great friends, Jimena and Mika. They do delicious french breads and patisserie (very hard to find on the coast!) and also tasty food all day. Great place to sit and chill in an airconditioned room!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
“They serve their own coffee called soul seed coffee cultivated and roasted locally, and have various methods for making it such as slow drip. It’s a vegan place and also have pastries and great ice cream, you’ll like it even if you’re not vegan! ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Local breakfast joint - go there on a Sunday for traditional dishes like cayeye and chicharón”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
“If you are looking for a place to have some fun and eat while drinking, this is the place. The service is fast and the food is delicious, they never serve you a drink (alcohol, juice or soda) that is not frizzing cold. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Proper locally owned bookstore in the city center. It has got a coffee shop as well. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Supermercado con variedad de productos basicos del mercado,. Ademas servios adicionales: Restaurante, panaderia, pagos, giros, cajeros, drogueria, tienda naturista, ”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Café Juan Valdez is a great place to enjoy a very good coffee and a nice chat with a friend. ”
  • 2 locals recommend

Bakeries

Bakery
“More than just a bakery, you can find options for lunch as well as their famous and incredibly delicious almond croissants.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
“Located next to Oliva and from the same owners is the upscale Italian restaurant where you will find fresh pasta among other great items. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
“J aime beaucoup ce restaurant surtout pour les grillades de viandes très bonnes et pas trop chères.Il apporte cela sur une plaque de métal avec le morceau de viande tout crépitant wow sublime. Il offre aussi des menus du jour très abordable . Bon appétit.”
  • 1 local recommends
Bakery
  • 1 local recommends
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