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Tapas Macarena

Carrera 4a 26b - 01 | La Macarena, Bogota 0110, Colombia
+57 313 3102277
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (51 reviews)
“tuna ceviche” (4 reviews)
“patatas” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Spanish, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Carrera 4a 26b - 01 | La Macarena, Bogota 0110, Colombia
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1. Lovely Baby Pork
"I had a fabulous meal here with my husband & son who lives in Bogota."
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2. Veggies Options
"This place was fantastic!"
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3. Charcuterie
"Is a great place to eat."
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1 - 10 of 137 reviews

Reviewed 27 August 2017

I had a fabulous meal here with my husband & son who lives in Bogota. This has been our best meal so far in Bogota. Small Tapas restaurant but food is excellent! We had the Spanish frittata, mini Lamb Burgers, Tuna ceviche & seared beef...More

Thank Lorraine G
littlebernard, Gerente at Tapas Macarena, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your opinion. It’s our reward to make our customers happy! Come back soon!

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

This is the best little gem, authentic food and people - you must go and have their amazing tapas. We were lucky enough to sit on the two wobbly seats at the bar and watch the magic in the kitchen!

Thank ldurschi
littlebernard, Gerente at Tapas Macarena, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We love what we do! It’s our pleasure to have you all at home. Cause this is not a restaurant it is our house, where we welcome our guests.

Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Second time I went to Tapas Macarena and they changed the menu around a bit - still same quality, great dishes. You notice the food is prepared with love and care and there's many different options for a good price: beef, chicken, pork, vegetarian, cheeses,...More

Thank Lis S
littlebernard, Gerente at Tapas Macarena, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you very much. We indeed change the menu time to time to offer different options to our guests. As our food is handmade, as you said it is imprerative to make it with lots of love. Come back soon!

Reviewed 30 May 2017

This place was fantastic! It's a small hole in the wall with amazing food. We asked the owner to pick a few dishes and he sent out an entire meal, it was amazing. They sent us a pitcher of sangria, best I've ever had. Great...More

Thank Ken N
littlebernard, Gerente at Tapas Macarena, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thanks for your kind words. It is our mission to make our guests feel important and that is why we work to deliver a customized and unique experience. Pass by again. Cheers!

Reviewed 29 May 2017

On our last night in Bogota we returned to the Macarena area to a small tapas restaurant we'd seen earlier in the trip. We thankfully made a reservation and managed to take the last available table in this quaint little spot. The service was wonderful...More

Thank Andrea E
littlebernard, Gerente at Tapas Macarena, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you, good that you mentioned the reservation. As our restaurant is small, we recommend to book in advance. It is our great pleasure to host you at Tapas Macarena.

Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely lunch at Tapas Macarena yesterday. The server was very attentive and gave us some very helpful suggestions. We had a cheese and charcuterie board as well as two of the servers suggestions. The grilled asparagus and portobello mushrooms and the octopus dish....More

Thank jjjdlts93
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Nice selection of tasty tapas. The "tortilla" is great. Everything is freshly made. Also has a good choice of wines.

Thank bruno_essig
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Is a great place to eat. The best thing is the "sangria" and a must is the "patatas de pobre" and the "tortillas". The place has a great atmosphere.

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

The last second day in Bogotá, we've decided to have a nice dinner and we found this little gem. It is cosy but the music and the ambiance are both brilliant. The food is absolutely beautiful (but the price is more than average as well)....More

Thank Violayang
littlebernard, Manager at Tapas Macarena, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2017

Thank you very much for your opinion... we hope to see you again! Kind regards

Reviewed 13 February 2017

The restaurant is one of the smallest that I have been to. It is in the hip and happening La Macarena area, next to the downtown city centre. The food is (as the title suggests) tapas but with a slight Colombian twist. We had Pulpo...More

Thank Ivoh
littlebernard, Manager at Tapas Macarena, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Thank you very much for your kind opinion.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
13:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 4a 26b - 01 | La Macarena, Bogota 0110, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 313 3102277
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Description
This is a tiny and trendy restaurant. Foodies love it because they feel at home. It is the first tapas bar in Colombia and is well known by its contemporary menu, composed by traditional Spanish tapas as tortilla de patatas, Serrano ham as well as its own creations. Tapas Macarena presents its own version of patatas bravas and they are very famous. The Serrano salad, the white fish in basil oil with asparagus and dried tomatoes, lamb burgers, baby pork cooked for 10 hours, octupus, etc. Vegetarian options. Tapas go along well with a cold beer, a glass of sangria or wine. If you want to have a unique and personalised experience come to Tapas Macarena. The invitation is to bring all the dishes to the middle of the table and share. We offer a gastronomy experience though different flavours, origins and textures. Our food is freshly presented and handmade. Our warm service is always welcoming. Reviewed by the New York Times, CNN and Lonely Planet guide.
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