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La Castana

€€ - €€€Cafe, Fusion,
Calle 57 # 5 - 17 | Barrio Chapinero Alto, Bogota 579986, Colombia
+57 3055792
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“empanadas” (25 reviews)
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Cafe, Fusion, Colombian, International, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Calle 57 # 5 - 17 | Barrio Chapinero Alto, Bogota 579986, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited to long for a simple Americano but the Baked Empanadas were delectable! Very calming music and the outdoor space is an Oasis. Lovely and the the ladies were seeet and possibly my Spanish is bad!:)

Thank Rehaad A
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A simple but very friendly place with a nice choice of the best oven empanadas in town and some more in the menu, to please every one!

Thank mjhvanop
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Super yummy empanadas and desserts. They dont speak much English and there were a lot of locals around. It was absolutely delicious.

Thank CassPaige12194
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I stayed in Bogota for about a week. We found this place very close to where we stayed. That's why we initially visited but we kept coming back because of the ambient, the food, the staff.. this place was wonderful. We mostly...More

1  Thank Maria G
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We went there for breakfast because it was walking distance from our airbnb, it is on residential street where you don't expect a café to be there, they have a nice front patio, and to our convenience one of the waiters spoke French and he...More

Thank Mohamed E
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

First ever review - was very excited to find Chicken Madras on the menu. Less excited to find a glass of red wine more expensive than London at COP 15000. I persevered until the smallest measure of wine arrived, to which I complained. Food was...More

1  Thank David A
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Cozy restaurant in the ChaoineroSpanish neighborhood. Multiple meno choices, most of them chicken, meat and lamb, but few vegetarian options. Get the quinoa salad, with mango, lettuce, avocado, cashews. It's great. I wanted also the veggies quiche, but they were out. Prices are reasonable. I...More

Thank y0ramy
Reviewed 5 March 2018

This is an excellent fusion breakfast restaurant. I enjoyed the empanadas, I had the chicken, beef, and vegetable. They provided 4 different sauces for the empanadas, the spicy one was my favorite. The latte was excellent, I wish it was bigger portions so I didn't...More

Thank Christian P
Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful Family Breakfast Excellent food and service. Coffee was especially good and served many ways, so just the way you like it. Our meals each looked and tasted like homemade. Everything was delicious and I look forward to returning. Try this place out !

1  Thank Marc F
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Because of the reviews we took a cab early to have breakfast here Very small place, had a nice vibe, with homemade and healthy products Homemade empanadas very tastefull with 3 different sauces, and a very big bread with eggs Friendly service Recommended!

Thank jobskearuba
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 57 # 5 - 17 | Barrio Chapinero Alto, Bogota 579986, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 3055792
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A unique and cozy place in Chapinero Alto with amazing pastries, baked empananadas and excellent coffee.
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