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Dametra Cafe

Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
831-622-7766
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Ranked #1 of 151 Restaurants in Carmel
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
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Jackson, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

I have been to Dametra about five times now and I am just as enthusiastic as ever. Crowded yes, fun yes yes. food yes. And, there always seems to be somebody fun sitting next to us too. This last visit was spontaneous, we arrived without a reservation and chose to sit at the bar instead of waiting 10-45 min. for... More

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Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 NEW

My friend & I came here for dinner based on the recommendation of a local & was not disappointed. We had about a 45 minute wait (we got seated around 9 pm on a Saturday night - it is well visited by tourist & locals). We ordered an Appetizer Sampler for 2 (menu had it listed for 4 but if... More

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Cerritos, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

When my husband and I were considering where to go on a 4-day weekend, we remembered the great fun we had at Dametra's and decided to return to Carmel. Don't think about going here without a reservation! We had one, and were immediately greeted by the owner and shown to a small table near the front window (where are noticed... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

We ate here on a Friday night-we did get seated in 5 minutes without a reservation but every table was full. It's a small place and gets very noisy. The wait staff sang and played instruments while we were there. It has a greek type menu-the lamb shank was a special and fell off the bone it was so tender.... More

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Chula Vista, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

The people who operate this restaurant love what they do and it shows. Great food and fun atmosphere. Go early because it gets busy!

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Bakersfield
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51 reviews 51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The resturant was busy but the service did not suffer. Food was very good. Salmon was moist and well seasoned.

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Iowa
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We ate lunch here while browsing in town. The reviews led us to this restaurant in a town full of many choices. The staff was attentive and very enthusiastic and the food was terrific. We were pleased with our meal but too full for dessert but were treated with a sample of baklava that was simply devine. Highly recommend a... More

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Cape Haze, Florida
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014 via mobile

All about the food, great Greek meets the world food. Service, top notch. Atmosphere, near perfect, a tight fun friendly place. Humus terrific, veal chop special,wow. On and on, great spot

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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121 reviews 121 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Very good food and excellent service! Having visited both Greece and Lebanon several times, I can confirm it is as close as it gets to authentic - with the exception of pita bread, which is not right - you can not "open" it and then you have no way how to eat e.g. Baba Ghanoug the right way = with... More

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Binghamton, New York
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Found this wonderful, warm restaurant using TripAdvisor while my wife was looking in the shops on Ocean Ave. We had walked into town along the shoreline in the fog from the Mission Ranch where we were staying for a night. A friendly welcome at the door, a great table for two, and fun entertainment. The pasta dishes we had were... More

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Additional Information about Dametra Cafe

Address: Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
Phone Number: 831-622-7766
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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