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Dametra Cafe

Corner of Ocean & Lincoln, Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-622-7766
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“greek salad” (114 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Corner of Ocean & Lincoln, Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

From the greeting to our exit, an exceptional experience. Genuinely welcoming greeting at the door in this cozy, warmly decorated (lots of orange, yellow, reddish-brown hues) with great servers. Some of the best calamari I've eaten, lightly fried, not greasy, large, fresh-tasting, served perfectly hot....More

Thank CharlieinTexas
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had lunch and found the staff to be very friendly and nice Pleasant setting The appetizers were very good and the bread was warm and delicious Well priced

Thank Lucyrh11542
Reviewed 5 days ago

We come to Carmel for a weekend about once a year and always make a point to eat at least one meal at Dametra's Cafe, and we're ALWAYS happy that we did! This last weekend was no exception with delicious food, a warm and cozy...More

Thank DesmondSF
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to Monterrey 2 weeks ago and decided to stop at Carmel for the day. The place is great to take a nice stroll on the beach and enjoy the lovely shops they had. We went around noon for lunch and based on many...More

Thank Vee1050
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an experience. This is not just going to dinner this is a show as well. Every time we come here we have such a good time. You really feel like you're part of their family. My favorites are the lasagna and the Greek combo...More

Thank thomas b
Reviewed 1 week ago

So we walked up and down Carmel and saw Dametra Cafe ... always on the look out for gluten-free food (celiac disease in the family) we saw that it offered some options and we took a chance. Lucky we did. Great portions, good quality, good...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in Dametra's for the second time and were not disappointed. Great food and during lunch they broke into live music.

Thank cshoem
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dametra was mentioned by many on our visit to Carmel so we made reservations for our last night. The food is good, everything we ate was flavorful and well prepared. The menu is pretty easy to find something for everyone, and the wine list was...More

Thank jen h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Dametra Cafe was one of the nicest surprise of my life. Arriving at Carmel on the way to L.A. my wife and I went out to dine without knowing where to go untill we drove by and saw the restaurant one of the few that...More

Thank Marcelo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Terrific taste and atmosphere. Make your reservation in advance, but if you can't get one do not fear, as they also own the Mediterranean restaurant just a few doors down. These folks are the real deal!!

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Pam W
23 May 2017|
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Response from Shannydog | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are open every day.
3 May 2017|
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Response from Sam_rihani | Property representative |
Hello. the corkage fee is $20 per bottle
27 June 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Corner of Ocean & Lincoln, Corner of Ocean Ave and Lincoln St, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-622-7766
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