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Cafe del Mar Sal

Rua 15 Julho | Edifico das Arcadas, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7110, Cape Verde
+238 591 40 90
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“tuna” (12 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Cafe, Seafood, International, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Rua 15 Julho | Edifico das Arcadas, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7110, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service, good location and delicious food. During the evening they play nice local live music. Ate there several times during our visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Minnahoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw some good reviews and it looked nice so we booked a table. Unfortunately it was off to the side and the waiters occasionally forgot we were there. Took our menues before we had ordered. Of the two menues we got, one was older...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank christopherh595
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has the best and biggest breakfast in whole of Sal. We enjoyed the food and the views, a great experience, especially in the morning.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JernejLeskovar88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I never met such an unfriendly waiter in my entire travel-life :-( Sorry, but I would recommend everyone to avoid this place if you are up for a nice lunch or dinner.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BreakawayT2
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We came to Sal self catering and used restaurants everyday. We found most beachside restaurants in Santa Maria to be around 1200 escudos for the average main meal. This place under cuts the cost but the quality is compromised. Generous sized portions and a great...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cpd578
Reviewed September 29, 2018

had lunch here on different occasions and was never disappointed. Great value, and something for everyone, a definite must for a visit.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Capricorn2011
Reviewed September 14, 2018

We had some nice food here. I had the Grouper fillet with prawn sauce. The food did take quite a long time to come and my friend who had ordered a side of mashed potato didn't recieve it but we didn't bother complaining as it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John1986ABZ
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Really good food and service! Local meals.. Especially: Tuna Steak, Local Caipirinha, Tuna Tataki & Capverdian Breakfast Maybe a bit expensive, but I think it‘s still okay for the quality :)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank PaulKl95
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We stayed in Santa Maria during August 2018 and called in to this restaurant on our first evening venturing out and came back on more than one occasion as it was so good. The service from the staff is absolutely top drawer, our own waiters...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DSNM2014
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I stumbled upon this restaurant while out with clients and we opted to have lunch here. I got the grilled barracuda, one client got the grilled tuna and the other got some appetizers--melon and prosciutto and bruschette I think. Everybody's food was delicious. (I know...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Theodora v
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$3 - $23
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua 15 Julho | Edifico das Arcadas, Santa Maria, Ilha do Sal 7110, Cape Verde
  • Location: Africa  >  Cape Verde  >  Ilha do Sal  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: +238 591 40 90
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Best See View Terrace in the city centre of Santa Maria, Sal offers great breakfast menü choices, cafe specialities, cocktails, lunch, happy houres from 5pm, cape verdian traditional live music every day from 7pm. Café del mar serves see food, local fish, great variaties of meat dishes, spaghetti salads and desserts. We are using local ingredients organic products at international standards.
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