Open, Take Out, patio dining, 11 am-9 pm, 7 days
Carmela’s takes pride in serving you the best in authentic Mexican Dining. Every meal that you experience at Carmela’s Mexican Restaurant uses ingredients that are prepared daily and with the freshest ingredients possible to ensure the best in flavor. Traditional recipes and new takes on old concepts, fresh natural ingredients are features of Carmela's. We make what we can in house, and we do our best to purchase ingredients from as close to home as we can find. We don’t cut corners and we believe in providing the best quality possible to our customers. Homemade corn and flour tortillas are prepared daily and are available by the dozen. Carmela’s unique authentic salsa is prepared daily and is available by the pint in many local grocery stores.
Open 5 pm-8 pm, Thurs - Sat for take-out (hours subject to change)
Located 1.5 miles southeast of Arcata Plaza in the Sunny Brae Shopping Center, La Trattoria is an Italian restaurant that uses seasonal, local, and organic produce. Delicious Daily menu posted on social media. Please call in your order!
773 8th Street, Arcata, CA 95521
Mazzotti's on the Plaza is a family-owned-and-operated Italian eatery overlooking the Arcata Plaza. We feature classic Italian favorites like lasagna, spaghetti and ravioli, as well as gourmet pizzas and calzones, sandwiches, steak, seafood, salads, and more. In addition, we feature a beautifully polished wooden bar offering local microbrews, wines, and mixed drinks to enhance your dining experience!
Open 7 days a week, 11am-9pm
Outside patio dining, Take Out, and delivery through Door Dash. Order online through their website,
Rita's is proud to offer an authentic casual Mexican dining experience at both locations in Arcata and Eureka. In addition, Ritas offers full catering services, and manufactures Rita's Superior Salsas, made fresh daily and available at local store since 1988. They also offer shipping!
Open 7 days a week for Take Out or Free Delivery
Mon - Thurs 12-9pm, Fri 12-10pm, Sat - Sun 4pm-9pm
With locations in Arcata just off the Arcata Plaza and in the McKinleyville Shopping Center, Sushi Spot has featured generous array of enthusiastic folk, practiced and educated in hosting a dining experience you'll be pleased with for over 20 years!
Open 7 days a week, 11-7pm
Taqueria La Barca started off in a tiny taco truck located in the dirt lot in front of what is now the restaurant. The taco truck opened on April 24th, 2007 and only 2 years later was the restaurant built. They feature authentic Mexican food; every item is prepped and cooked in our location, we have the best chile rellenos and carnitas.