Restaurants

Top Choice Burgers in Mérida

Burger Bar

This recently opened gourmet burger joint serves up a very welcome range of high-quality medium-rare burgers in numerous different styles, has craft beers on tap and also does crispy chicken and paninis. The whole p…
Top Choice Pizza in Coro

Pizzería La Barra del Jacal

This attractive open-air restaurant offers more than just pizzas, and is a refreshing spot to sit with a beer, especially in the evening when a gentle breeze dissipates the heat of the day. Service is professional a…
Cafe in Caracas

Arábica Coffee Bar

The incredible range of house-roasted beans at this friendly and immensely popular cafe is discernible up and down the block. The Moorish-accented interior and shady terrace are a delightful place to sample made-to-…
Pizza in Archipiélago Los Roques

La Chuchera

Stick around long enough and La Chuchera is where you'll meet most people on the island at some point. The food may not be cheap, but it's cheap for Los Roques. The beloved pizzas are served after 4pm each day, but …
Deli in Caracas

Delicatesses Rey David

This deli has an amazing array of products, luxury goods, chocolates and much more on sale to anyone who can afford the prices, which are high by local standards. There's also a busy restaurant on-site where you can…
Cafe in Caracas

Bistro del Libertador

Sparkling air-conditioned premises with a chessboard floor and lots of light set this new cafe apart from the crowd. Given its central location around many of the city's main sights, it's a good place for a light lu…
Cafe in Caracas

Gran Café

‘It’s not what it used to be,’ you’ll hear repeatedly in reference to the sad decay of the surrounding zone, but the Gran Café’s boulevard terrace still makes a fine place to relax over coffee and croissants and peo…
Cafe in Porlamar

El Pollo de Carlitos

This rustic restaurant does great grilled chicken and meats and has an airy front patio, but it’s located in an unattractive area. Try the half chicken with hallaca (chopped meat and vegetables in corn dough, steame…
Pizza in Maracay

Pizza Mia

This popular pizza chain has nine locations in Maracay. The pizza is reminiscent of a home attempt with canned vegetables, assuming your home is not in Italy. But it’s a cheap option that gets the job done and marac…
Market in Mérida

Mercado Principal

Some of the city’s best traditional food is to be found on the 2nd floor. Try dishes such as pechuga rellena a la merideña (chicken breast stuffed with ham and cheese, breaded, deep-fried, and slathered in mushroom …