Restaurants in Bogotá

The restaurants below have been grouped into four different pricing categories:
$$$$ (over Col$60,000)
$$$ (Col$40,000 to Col$60,000)
$$ (Col$20,000 to Col$40,000)
$ (under Col$20,000)
These prices are for a three course meal for one. They include service and taxes but not drinks.

El Patio

Price: Expensive

This trendy Italian restaurant located in the traditional neighbourhood of La Perseverancia in the city centre offers fantastic food and bohemian atmosphere, and is frequented by Bogota's elite.

Address: Carrera 4A, no 27-86, Bogota, Colombia
Telephone: (1) 282 6141.

Casa Medina

Price: Expensive

This restaurant in one of Bogota's most atmospheric hotels offers excellent French cuisine is beautiful surroundings; Casa Medina Express provides lighter, quicker meals.

Address: Carrera 7, no 69A-22, Bogota, Colombia
Telephone: (1) 217 0288.

H Sasson

Price: Moderate

If you feel like taking a day off from the local food, H Sasson is a very good Asian cuisines fusion (Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, Japanese) haven offering two floors, an open grill and pleasant decor.

Address: Calle 83, no 12-49 (Antiguo Country-Zona Rosa), Bogota, Colombia
Telephone: 1) 616 4520.

Andres Carnes de Res

Price: Moderate

OK, it is not exactly Bogotá (situated north of the city, get there by TransMilenio from Portal del Norte and then continue by frequent buses to Chia; or just get a cab), but this place is well worth the trip. With madcap décor cobbled together from recycled materials, huge meaty dishes and an unstoppable party atmosphere, it’s a true Colombian institution.

Address: Calle 3, no 11A-56, Bogota, Colombia
Telephone: (1) 863 7880.

Restaurante Fulanitos

Price: Cheap

This informal eatery is found in an ageing building in La Candelaria. It serves good but inexpensive dishes inspired by the cuisine of the Valle del Cauca in southern Colombia.

Address: Carrera 3, no 8-61, Bogota, Colombia
Telephone: (1) 352 0173.