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Cafe Rumba

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1140 N State St, Bellingham, WA 98225-5014
+1 360-746-8280
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwiches” (44 reviews)
“pork” (9 reviews)
“potatoes” (18 reviews)
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Peruvian, Cafe, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
1140 N State St, Bellingham, WA 98225-5014
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Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

Found the restaurant through Tripadvisor. Made a detour just to try it out according to the reviews. Best sandwiches ever! We had Asado de Res(beef) and Buttifara(pork). Reminded us of a Cuban sandwich. Both sandwiches were full of flavor and unusual but delicious. We are...More

Thank great2move
Reviewed July 12, 2015

We were in town for the day. I didn't know anything about Bellingham or where to eat. We passed the place while searching for a place to park. Full disclosure- we are Peruvian, so we were very curious to see what would be offered. We...More

Thank Susan A
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Unique little place, loved the concept, the menu make you want to try everything they have to offer. Cute little spot for lunch

Thank Groenmr
Reviewed May 29, 2015

I am always looking for good ethnic food wherever I am and found this little place by reading food blogs. My husband and I decided to try it and they have some very interesting food. We had sandwiches on nice, crisp, fresh rolls with thinly...More

1  Thank castorita
Reviewed May 18, 2015

My wife and I tried this place last week after hearing and reading many good things about it. It was busy when we arrived and the wife ordered the Pavo (turkey) sandwich and I had the Lima club. Both sandwiches came with 3 or 4...More

1  Thank gpc1
Reviewed March 21, 2015

This is a small hole-in-the-wall restaurant with a Peruvian theme. They specialize in sandwiches which have all been very tasty and reasonably priced. For some reason (the owners are probably afficionados), the TV always seems to have a soccer game on.

Thank Ron B
Reviewed January 17, 2015

This place is small, but amazing. It's a Peruvian Deli, and the selection of sandwiches are unique and delicious. My dad even asked the cashier to surprise him (by having the cashier pick his favorite) and neither of us were disappointed. Simple and satisfying.

1  Thank Allie S
Reviewed November 3, 2014

have to say for around 10 bucks with a drink I could hardly eat the whole sandwich I had the club its made with large thick slices of meat bread was good cant complain about anything Muito Obrigado

1  Thank bjornskis
Reviewed September 29, 2014

Absolutely love their tasty Peruvian sandwiches. A couple of vegetarian sandwich options – which is always great. They also host weekly salsa dance nights, which is an interesting event to check out.

Thank Rainxx
Reviewed July 18, 2014

We're still regulars at Cafe Rumba, which says a lot. We've also tried two similarly priced Peruvian eateries in Oregon, and neither held a candle to this place in terms of taste and quality. I still stand by my previous review, and thought I'd add...More

3  Thank Localhamster
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
7:00 am - 6:00 pm
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1140 N State St, Bellingham, WA 98225-5014
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
  • Phone Number: +1 360-746-8280
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