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Juan del Mar

Plaza San Diego 8-12, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 312 7148778
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (46 reviews)
“seafood” (43 reviews)
“black rice” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Pizza, Caribbean, Seafood, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Plaza San Diego 8-12, Cartagena, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 340 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I called the restaurant 2 weeks before our arrival to Cartagena and requested an inside table (with a/c) to eat pizzas. I had an email confirming it. Just to be sure a couple of hours before our booking I called to confirm and to make...More

Thank patriciaDubai
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere, outside on the plaza San Diego, or inside the inner garden with open kitchen and band! Excellent for seafood! I had the Langostines del isla mujeres, or something like that, with arroz al coco! Sublime!

Thank Pascal B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We came walking from the other side of the square and saw the sign of the restaurant, which somebody recommended. The food was not good and the service even worse. When we walked around the square we discovered that there are 2 restaurants with the...More

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had the sea bass which was over the top! The atmosphere is beautiful and had a band. I would recommend reservations, I was just lucky as a walk-in. I thought the wine was expensive because the pours were so small. Than is the only...More

Thank Ronald M
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at Juan del Mar - it has a nice ambiance and the staff are attentive and friendly. We really enjoyed the crab claws in garlic butter for start and shared the seafood rice paella which was delicious. The price is...More

Thank SophieB_1988
Juan del Mar I, Public Relations Manager at Juan del Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks for your review! We are extremely happy to hear that you had an excellent experience at Juan del Mar Restaurantes! We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 3 June 2017

Even though restaurant was crowded due to long weekend was seated in 10 min. Service was a little slow not an issue I was on vacation. Once I place my order the drink came pretty quick with some fresh & hot bread with choice of...More

Thank NC2264
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Although tables were set along the sidewalk the maitre insisted in placing us in a table right in the middle of the access door. When we insisted on siting outside, they just told us that there was no service outside, what are the tables for?....More

Thank Carlos A
Juan del Mar I, Public Relations Manager at Juan del Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks for your comment. Sorry to hear that about your experience, we would like to know more about it, because this kind of feedback helps us to review our services and products and work on them to improve them. So please email us at gerenciacartagena@juandelmar.com

Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Cartagena has a lot of really amazing restaurants, but it is often hard to differentiate between them based on the menus alone. In particular, the more traditional restaurants have similar menus. This restaurant, however, really stands out. The menu selection was huge, the fish was...More

Thank harleyglazer
Juan del Mar I, Public Relations Manager at Juan del Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks for your review! We are happy to hear that you had an excellent experience at Juan del Mar Restaurantes, enjoying the food and the ambiance. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 23 May 2017

Another place with great location near Hotel Santa Clara, outdoors seating with alot happening near the plaza. Live band and good service.

Thank lucyalvatros
Juan del Mar I, Public Relations Manager at Juan del Mar, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks for your review! We are happy to hear that you had an excellent experience at Juan del Mar Restaurantes, enjoying the food and the ambiance. We hope to see you back soon!

Reviewed 16 May 2017

This is another of the great restaurants and food establishments that you can find in Cartagena. We had a group of 12 and they were very accommodating as well as provided excellent service and attention to our needs. The food was amazing and the atmosphere...More

Thank Andy M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza San Diego 8-12, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 312 7148778
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