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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%
Travellers talk about
“baklava” (240 reviews)
“hummus” (151 reviews)
“gyro plate” (42 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
Italian, 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 1 week ago via mobile

Great food! Very entertaining and staff was incredible. Nothing like getting the whole restaurant up to sing and dance for a patrons Birthday!

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 1 week ago

First off, I want to say that Dametra is one of my favorite restaurants in Carmel. I don't need to describe it as many have already done that. OK, OK, a brief one: fun, friendly, middle eastern food, vibrant and a late night dining option....More

1  Thank hyedb
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I visited at this reataurant for our babymoon in early July. Waited about an hour and a half for a table (no reso) but it was worth it!! Absolutely delicious :) the owner was playing a happy birthday song for one of...More

Thank r0nda88
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is really good and the place offers a great environment because people who work there are very nice guys. Not only the food is great but also the beverages, please give the wine menu a try.

Thank gabylopez7
Reviewed 1 week ago

I actually like the Dametra Cafe in the Del Monte Shopping Center better. It has a limited menu but one has lower expectations for shopping center food. The Dametra's on Ocean Avenue attracts lots of tourists, which is fine. The friendly service and the music...More

Thank Carmelites
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food with many options on the menu for a fair price. The Greek combination platter is the best I you cannot make up your mind. As a European, I was happy to find a place like this during our trip in the US.

Thank Roel v
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for a place to have our anniversary dinner in Carmel and found this place online. We reserved a table a week in advance. The atmosphere was nice, the staff and food were great. Due to a couple of folks having a birthday,...More

Thank MobileALFamily
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here one evening during a recent trip to Carmel and can thoroughly recommend Dametra's. It was so busy the first night that we were unable to get a seat, so we reserved a table for the next evening. We both had moussaka which...More

Thank Teljoy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found the food here rather average unfortunately, hence the average rating. Having read some of the reviews here before going we were expecting something better. Maybe we are fortunate that there are plenty such establishments were we live but the food here was comparable...More

Thank The_Cubs_12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We live in the SF Bay Area and whenever we are in the Carmel/Monterey area we make a point to eat here. MAKE A RESERVATION! - this is a very popular restaurant and you don't want to be turned away. The decor is inviting -...More

Thank WanderlustCalifornia
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22 May 2017|
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Response from Shannydog | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are open every day.
2 May 2017|
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Hello. the corkage fee is $20 per bottle
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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