Venezuelan in Río Caribe

Mi Cocina

Down an unlikely side street parallel to Av Bermúdez, this little air-conditioned oasis comes complete with a religious shrine. The dishes on offer form a standard Venezuelan set (fried catch of the day, grilled mea…
Venezuelan in Río Caribe

La Tasca de Luís

The mounted head of a bull flanked by two calves is the charmingly shameless centerpiece of this tasca restaurant's decor. Dark wood furniture, an old-school bar and unfortunate white strip lighting complete the sce…
in Península de Araya

El Refugio del Marinero

Located near the port right on the beach where the catch of the day is brought in, this fantastic place will serve you up a sublime lunch of freshly caught fish, plantains and rice cooked up by the friendly women wh…
French in Cumaná

Les Jardins de Sucre

This beautifully designed and exceptionally good French restaurant has its diners discreetly spread out over a shaded patio around a small water garden. Delicious seafood, classic French cooking and a range of crepe…
Venezuelan in Cumaná

Sopas y Algo Más

Just three soups, six main dishes and four desserts are available at this small but hopping restaurant set in a shady concrete patio. The menu is on the wall, the service is quick, and the food is cheap and deliciou…
Italian in Río Caribe

Da More

This relaxed and airy place cooks up excellent pizzas and tasty pastas, which many locals call ahead to order as wait times can be long on the weekend. You can create your own topping combination or choose from the …
Spanish in Cumaná

Restaurant El Colmao

This windowless Spanish restaurant serves up the usual specialties like shellfish stew, grilled prawns and squash Provençal. The second dining room comes with a stage for live music; otherwise there’s just soccer on…
Venezuelan in Cumaná

Bar Restaurant Jardín Sport

From breakfast arepas to soups, sandwiches, burgers and parrilla, this courtyard restaurant and bar is a lively place to refuel. Come in the evening for cheap beer and a game of pool.
in Cumaná

Bar Restaurant Hong Kong

A reliable mainstay in the center of town, this new Chinese restaurant has a huge menu and great-value set meals that keeps it busy with locals throughout the day.
in Península de Araya

Restaurant Araya Mar

This airy, modern restaurant has an open front that catches the breeze. It also offers nine clean, air-con rooms with cable TV.