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Cafe Secret

Latin American Restaurant and Coffee Shop$$$$
Del Mar
  • Diego H.
    "Excellent Peruvian food and beautiful place...a gem!"(3 Tips)
    Ruth X.
    "The ceviche is divine and you must try the chicha morada."(5 Tips)
    Adam D.
    "Empanadas are delicious"(2 Tips)
    Gabriella C.
    "The 4 Leche strawberry dessert quite a nice surprise."(2 Tips)
18 Tips and reviews
  • ceviche
  • Peruvian food
  • empanadas
  • mixto
  • good for dates
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  • Ruslan F.
    Ruslan FazlyevJanuary 17, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    The best fish sandwich ever
  • Patricia B.
    Patricia BlakeJune 3, 2015
    Fantastic Exceptional.cannot get enough out of Braztos Blue Ribbon cuisine
  • Diego H.
    Diego HerreraApril 5, 2015
    Excellent Peruvian food and beautiful place...a gem!
  • Ruth X.
    Ruth XNovember 30, 2014
    The food is delicious! So many wonderful flavors and colors. The ceviche is divine and you must try the chicha morada. Tastes like Christmas. Polish it off with the gluten free 4 leches dessert.
  • Fran
    FranSeptember 3, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    I love the mixto clasico ceviche. Recently tried the lomito saltado & was glad to know they serve vegetarian fed, hormone & antibiotic free filet mignon. Everything I've had is tasty w/ heat.
  • Daniela B.
    Daniela BecerrilAugust 25, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    One of my favorite places, all the food is delicious!!!!
  • Ker B.
    Ker BuringrudMarch 15, 2014
    Disappointed in service, food, noise level. Usually easy to please. Doubt will go again.
  • Alex T.
    Alex TuccioJanuary 16, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Come this week for the restaurant week special!
  • Alisa L.
    Alisa LeNovember 25, 2012
    Aji (shredded chicken) is amazing. Like an unspicy curry!
  • Darlene L.
    Darlene LeeSeptember 25, 2012
    Bread pudding. Enough said.
  • Gabriella C.
    Great ceviche & Peruvian Seafood. The 4 Leche strawberry dessert quite a nice surprise. & the live music was really great & made for a great date night
  • Eric O.
    Eric OttersonJune 1, 2012
    The ceviche menu should not be missed. Ask for a side of aji with your lomo saltado!
  • Alex T.
    Alex TuccioFebruary 19, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Happy hour Tuesday, Wednesday and thursday from 4-7 pm
  • Alex T.
    Alex TuccioFebruary 19, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Great Peruvian cuisine, ceviche, empanadas, lomo saltado, and a lot more. For Sunday try pan con chicharrón! Open from Sunday to Tuesday.
  • San Diego Reader
    San Diego ReaderNovember 2, 2011
    Restaurant critic Naomi Wise calls Cafe Secret "a charming, comfortable environment to discover Peruvian cuisine." Read the rest of her review in this week's Reader. Read more
  • Adam D.
    Adam D.September 3, 2011
    Empanadas are delicious
  • Mauro M.
    Mauro MullerJuly 22, 2011
    best kept secret in town , it's amazing!!!
  • Joy
    JoyMarch 19, 2011
    Make a reservation for dinner bc they're open only 2 nights a week.
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