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Dona Elvira

#44 of 2 952 Restaurants in Bogota
RR - RRRLatin,
Calle 50 # 20-26, Bogota, Colombia
+57 1 2358275
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
“rice” (2 reviews)
Latin, Colombian
Calle 50 # 20-26, Bogota, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A good place to give visitors a taste of Colombian food in a nice, clean place. Also if you are a local, it is a good place. Good service, they even offered English menus to my guests. I am vegetarian, so not many options for...More

1  Thank Patriperezg
Reviewed 25 July 2018

I was excited to try this place given its fairly high place on the list, boy was I disappointed. My friend and I split 2 entradas (appetizers), 1 plato (entree) and a jar of refajo (a typical Colombian beverage of Colombian cola and beer): 1....More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 23 January 2018 via mobile

This restaurant be around for long time, very good reference from locals, I order menudo with rice and was so good. Ajiaco is great. Good service, and friendly staff. A really good experiencia.

Thank douglasagarcia
Reviewed 15 January 2018

There is no better option in Bogota to eat traditional "bogotan food". The place is comfortable, they have excellent personal on waiters and cooks. This is the paradise for flavours and textures. If your not so much in to try new things, sauces and dishes,...More

1  Thank jmlgzmn
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

The experience at this restaurant is terrible. It's just a regular restaurant, with overpriced food, terrible, and slow service. The place doesn't even have a parking service and it's just a plain locale in the middle of a regular Street.

Thank Andrés M
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Dona Elvira was a wonderful experience. We were invited by a Colombian family to try and enjoy a variety of authentic dishes from Bogota. The experience was phenomenal. The home cooked Colombia food was wonderfully prepared. We were 8 and everything dish was tasty and...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Best Restaurat to try original plates of Bogotá 40's 50's and 60's Excellent food quality nice decoration.

1  Thank mccormick1969
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Colombia has very different types of typical food depending on the region. Dona Elvira offers the typical traditional food from Bogota, preserving the original flavors. At lunch time there is usually a line at the entrance, but it moves fast. There is a line for...More

1  Thank happyjaveller
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed my sobrebarriga lunch here. Casual atmosphere, good service and good food. Recommended.

Thank David G
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Very good flavors! The Ajiaco soup here is really flavorful. The soup is great but when you add the cream, capper sand avocado it becomes a jewel of flavor. Dessert are good too, we have few of them all great, with cuajada cheese, arequipe (milk...More

Thank hectorc4
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Judith S
21 November 2015|
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Response from Outraged60 | Reviewed this property |
Dear traveler, I just called the restaurant. They have two venues. The most traditional one, located at Calle 50 # 20-26, opens for lunch only (12 noon to 4:00 pm) from Wednesday to Sunday. The other venue, the newest, more... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Colombian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 50 # 20-26, Bogota, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 1 2358275
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