Café Bolívar

South American, Coffee Shop, Café
$ $
1741 Ocean Park Blvd (at 18th St)
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 581-2344
7:00am - 8:00pm
7:00am - 8:00pm
7:00am - 8:00pm
7:00am - 8:00pm
7:00am - 8:00pm
8:00am - 7:00pm


  • Wifi pass: bcafe90405
  • try the pacifico arepas.
  • Go for the arepas...
  • Arepas with a Cafe Tacuba Latte is a must.
  • Try the Pineapple, Orange, Cantaloupe & Ginger Smoothie - Be jelly.
  • The arepas! Yum yum yum. Get the tuna arepa. You have to order two per order, so if you're unsure of the second option, then just get two tuna arepas!
  • Nice coffee shop. Cheap coffee. Nice staff. Open later than love coffee across the street, but not as charming. Wifi and outlets solid.
  • Good cold brew
  • Arepas and sandwiches are definitely worth a try
  • Nice little place. Come early to get a space.
  • At Cafe Bolivar, named after Simn Bolvar, you'll find Caracas-style arepas made to order. Their pulled pork version, features tender shoulder cooked for 8 hours in Caribbean spices.
  • OMG! Their arepas are delicious (especially the Caribbean one), and I can't get enough of their green secret sauce... I can drink it straight.
  • Great smoothies and love the breakfast parfait.
  • The tropical partfait is tasty and filling. Coming back for a veggie bagel (4.5/5) for lunch!
  • Favorite arepas: solid white albacore & ripe mango!
  • Good coffee. They use the commissary beans.
  • Great oatmeal!
  • If you like sugary coffee drinks try the Iced Blended Mocha with coffee.
  • Try the Stawberry, Papaya, Banana Smoothie - Yumfest yumfest yumfest
  • Try the Oatmeal With Brown Sugar, Banana & Strawberry - Late breakfast

Nearby places

1701 Ocean Park Blvd (17th Street)
1732 Ocean Park Blvd
1630 Ocean Park Blvd