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Arepas Cafe

3307 36th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-1941
+1 718-937-3835
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“arepas” (44 reviews)
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Latin, Venezuelan, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
3307 36th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-1941
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Yum! We tried several menu items here. The arepa with chicken and green plantains was delicious. Beef was very tasty too. There were less vegetarian offerings but some were available. Our server was friendly and helpful.

Thank Joan J
Reviewed 12 September 2017

The arepa itself was a little too bland for me and although the meat was seasoned to perfection I still tasted every bland bite of arepa. I got the Pabello Pernil and the Mami Arepa. The Mami Arepa was disappointing because the avocado was ROCK...More

Thank Krystle L. C
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Moved to Astoria 4 years ago and I go this place at least once a month. Great prices and delicious food. I recommend the Arepa Pabellon and definitely get the chicha drink. But heads up, don't drink the chicha too fast because you'll get full...More

Thank Ezmaq
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Moved to Jersey City but visit Astoria to have some Arepas!!! The food is amazing and definitely worth the hour drive.

Thank Jaime C
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This restaurant has grown and took over a neighboring competitor, expanding the space for guests and adding a second bathroom for clients. Service is great, in English and Spanish, and the Arepas, empanadas andother dishes are divine.

Thank Manuel P
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ducked in here after looking at cars at a nearby dealership. We were exhausted from talking with salesmen, and were thrilled to find this quaint restaurant near us. It was happy hour (4-7) with $18 pitchers of sangria. We ordered a...More

Thank AnnaBananainJapan
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I liked the idea of eating arepas, I never have had Venezuelan food and I was eager to try them. The were really good even though I had forgotten my glasses and thus for selected a combo with two arepas and a drink -10$- with...More

Thank Alex K
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

This place has the best arepas I have ever had. No matter what flavor you get they are loaded full. One can be enough, two definitely will fill you up. The fries are enough for two people in a single order. They don't deliver but...More

Thank Rudy R
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I believe this is a sister restaurant to Arepas Grill, also in Astoria. They certainly share the same lack of internet presence. However, they do have a sincere wish to bring arepas to us hungry people. For those with celiac or gluten sensitivity, be aware...More

Thank holly c
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

The place was packed! The arepas were good and the cachapas delish. Service amicable and pretty fast. Sadly my five yr old needed to go to the bathroom and there it was: dissapointment!!! It was awful!!! Make me want to not be there, eatbor touch...More

Thank Miss-Cavita
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Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3307 36th Ave, Astoria, NY 11106-1941
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Astoria
  • Phone Number: +1 718-937-3835
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