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“Bad place, get away”
Review of El Bistro

El Bistro
Ranked #111 of 882 Restaurants in Cartagena
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$5 000 - US$40 000
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Dining options: After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Reservations
Description: Restaurante caribeño, fundado en 1999, sitio bohemio especializado en comida fresca de alta calidad utilizando productos de estacion y autoctonos de la region, trabajamos de la mano de diferentes fundaciones de emprendimiento social y cultural del departamento de Bolivar. Nuestra mano de obra capacitada con madres cabeza de hogar y desplazados.
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Bad food, full of tourists. The colombians here think you take their place. Looong wait to have a seat, to be served... Really awful experience.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

Best restaurant in Cartagena value quality vice, excellent service, good German style bread and desserts: I was their first customer when it opened 15 years ago.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

It took 30 minutes to provide a draft beer and 2 sangrias (that were so full of fruit they were more of a fruit salad), and another 30 minutes to bring the fish. Simple and delicious, but why so slow on everything? Thank goodness we did not want 3 courses.

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

We had a delicious lunch in El Bistro!
Soups were really, really good, and our plates (arroz caribeno and lomo) delicious.
After 2 weeks in Colombia where sometimes food can be a bit boring and quite fat, we really enjoyed the food!!

Thank margotgil
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Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

I got the octopus and my friend got some type of black pasta. Both were delicious! My plate was small so definitely order something in addition. The bread was really good too!

Thank Lina C
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