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“Very poor service for Indians”
Review of Cafe del Mar

Cafe del Mar
Ranked #10 of 93 Restaurants in Varkala
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed February 2, 2013

If u r an indian please don't come to this restaurant.it only looks after foreign guests.you ll feel like a racially discriminated person in ur own country.when foreigners ll be offered a warm welcome, nobody ll look at u for a glass of water.its really very sad to write this review while sitting in this restaurant.the waiters really wanted u to walk away so that seat can be occupied by foreigners.really a shame.

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Reviewed January 29, 2013

Me and my mum and brother stayed in Varkala for 3 nights and ate here twice a day and loved the food. Although the Indian food is very tasty I found this a great place to eat western food as a welcome break from curries and the like (as much as I love them). The drinks menu is also excellent and I enjoyed the milkshakes and chai lattes. Service was nothing more than reasonable and the prices on the high side (but still not expensive for what you get). Would definitely recommend.

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Thank oscar c
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Reviewed January 28, 2013

Staff is always friendly here. Musical selection is pretty good, sometimes bit too loungey ala the 90's - but that never harmed anyone. Try the meat samosas (think the only place in Varkala Beach that has them). They take quite a while to be made, but its worth the wait. Breakfast is also very good and so is the coffee selection. When you start craving real cheese, this is the pace to go. Think they have some kind of import on various europena cheeses!

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Thank YallaYalla
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Reviewed January 21, 2013

We ate at this restaurant twice. Once for lunch - a terrific avocado & tomato salad. Dinner was a mixture of seafood, pizza and vegetarian Indian dish. The seafood was cooked very nicely and there was plenty of food. The service was reasonable we didn't really have to wait that long for drinks. Lots of tourists frequent this spot. Certainly worth a visit. Overall north cliff area for eating is a little bit more expensive than elsewhere in India.

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Thank Lisa_S18
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Reviewed January 21, 2013

I had lunch twice at this place and at both times i ordered Italian food.

My kids loved the food and so did I. The prices are a bit on the higher side but worth it. The service was something that could be improved. We had all the time in the world and so the delay did not hurt us but for some it could be an issue.

All in all a big +++

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Thank Sandeep B
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