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A Deriva

Calle 19 N_ 3-25 | Santa Marta, Santa Marta 470001, Colombia
+57 304 5489062
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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (15 reviews)
“tartare” (2 reviews)
“bread” (6 reviews)
European, French, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle 19 N_ 3-25 | Santa Marta, Santa Marta 470001, Colombia
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We went with my wife and daughter after a day of sailing. The food was out of this world and nothing to envy with any high end restaurant in the world. Prices are great!! The food is super high quality. The drinks where a little...More

Thank Christian V
Reviewed 1 April 2018

We came here as looking for a bite to eat whilst in Santa Marta. It is well located next to the most lively and enjoyable part of the town. The restaurant was surprisingly empty, which was a little disconcerting, but we ate in there anyway...More

Thank LonNW3
Reviewed 22 March 2018

The quality of food and the menu design immediately stand out at this cute French bistro-style restaurant, though don't let the french tag lead you astray. On the menu everything from their succulent, signature "Lomo de A Deriva" to Gyoza, Dim Sum, Crispy southern-style fried...More

Thank Dylan S
Reviewed 21 February 2018

I loved fusion type food offered in the menu. but i was a bit disappointed in the seasonings used. the tuna tartar was too salty (too much soy sauce i believe). ordered a mojito with passion fruit that was way too sour and thats how...More

Thank Alejandra D
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We went to A Deriva for drinks only, as it was close to our hotel. It's a pretty, inviting space, and looks clean and modern compared to some of the establishments in Santa Marta. There were not enough vegetarian options to lure us back for...More

1  Thank EmanneercsAllowed
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Had dinner with my fiancée really enjoyed the food waitress was unprofessional didn’t know what she was offering. Wanted to have cocktails but liquor used was cheap

Thank heiblue
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Many thanks to the A Deriva-Team for this wonderful dinner! Good wine,excellent food and nice stuff in a great atmosphere. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Escape744399
Reviewed 11 January 2018

my husband and i went to dinner with our two children. the service was amazing, they gave them color pencils and paper so they were enterteined, we all loved our dishes, the mojito was great.

Thank ChildrenReview
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We tried few restaurants in this town. This was by far the best one all dishes we tried were tasty (tuna tartar, ceviche, meat) and just felt well made.

1  Thank LevinY
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We had only just arrived in Santa Marta quite late when we went walking to find somewhere to eat, A Deriva caught our eye because it was nicely decorated and spacious (a lot of the restaurants were crazy crowded or on streets with a lot...More

Thank tjbanting
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 19 N_ 3-25 | Santa Marta, Santa Marta 470001, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Magdalena Department  >  Santa Marta District  >  Santa Marta
  • Phone Number: +57 304 5489062
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WE ARE CURRENTLY MOVING! MORE INFO ABOUT NEW ADDRESS COMING AS SOON AS POSSIBLE!! / ESTAMOS MUDANDO ACTUALMENTE. MAS INFORMACION SOBRE EL NUEVO SITIO LO MAS PRONTO POSIBLE!! >> Flavours of the world. A Deriva is inspired by local, French and international influences. Offering an original and creative menu which varies nightly depending on our chef's discoveries in the local market and the local fisherman's catch of the day. A Deriva Bistro downstairs with a French Brasserie feel. A Deriva Lounge upstairs with an all-day menu, outdoor terrace and bar.
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