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Gaira Cafe

#44 of 2,381 Restaurants in Bogota}
€€ - €€€Caribbean, Latin,
Cra 13 No 96-11 | Chicó, Bogota 12345, Colombia
+57 1 7462696
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“huevos” (3 reviews)
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Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Colombian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
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Cra 13 No 96-11 | Chicó, Bogota 12345, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 185 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

i heard about this place several times and this time i manged to come and spend a full evening at the place including the show and it was a nightmare !! the sound quality was so poor on one hand and the volume was so...More

Thank Gilad R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've heard of this famous restaurant for years. Famous, given its owner, non other that Colombia's iconic Vallenato king, Mr. Carlos Vives himself, and his brother. Its sheer size is enough to impress anyone; 4 floors of interestingly decorated dining rooms and bars, a stage...More

Thank Conny N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went later on at night to dance with Family. They have some interesting appetizer.. I got the yuca ( cassava) that was combined with Hummus ( not the best combination) and also the toston or plaintain ( highly recommended it was super delicious). About...More

Thank cahy b
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Nice and different place. If you want to hear live music in a safety place you must come. Pastel tres leches was yumi

Thank Claudia S
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Everybody talks about this restaurant. The menu is very limited, drinks too. The lady waiter confuse our order like 3 times!!

Thank Nicolas D
Reviewed 22 September 2017

We arrived late, looking to have dinner. There were only empanadas, and some appetizers at that time. But, this place is so nice, the service is excellent and the salsa band was amazing. Is a place to go with friends or your couple, to enjoy...More

Thank Maguide75
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We visited at night with a party of 12. The waitress was very accommodating and helpful. This place is great and a lot of fun. Live music and performances. Prices are moderate in US dollars. Great fun experience.

2  Thank Louis J
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Excellent place, good environment, good food, well decorated, have a Bar, coffee, shop for souvenir, theater, is a experience that show you the pride of be colombian, the pride of be caribbean, coast, latin american. The colombian roots, you can feel like in your house....More

Thank carribos
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Wanna enjoy a traditional place with Latin Music? You are at the right place!! The dishes are very tasty too!

Thank Leandro S
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a restaurant, dance club and theater at the same place. Colombia and its cultural diversity is the theme, great for locals and tourist alike. Food is great and music is live every night... chances are Carlos Vives will perform or will bring...More

Thank JuanKOso
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Questions & Answers
4 May 2016|
Response from KriticL | Reviewed this property |
USD8-$12. Bottles more expensive. But with the exchange rate of 2800 pesos to a dollar you will be drinking a lot at a very affordable price.
1 February 2016|
Response from Juan L |
I have been there bunch of times and the best days to go are Fridays and Saturdays nights. They are open all day on Sundays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, Colombian, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cra 13 No 96-11 | Chicó, Bogota 12345, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 1 7462696
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Gaira Café Cumbia House is the first local café of memorabilia built in Colombia where costumers do not only enjoy a variety of delicious traditional dishes, but also the best live music in Colombia; you can go and relax after a hard day’s work. Gaira is a temple where classic and contemporary Colombian musicians are worshipped. Visit us, you won’t regret it!
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