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Espacio Cultural Origenes

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Calle Azurduy 473, Sucre 12345, Bolivia
+591 4 6457091
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Wed - Sat 16:00 - 21:00
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New York
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

yes it went on for awhile but i was taken with how hard the cast works. something like 15 costume changes. not cheap but well done

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Thank GNGNYC7
Weston, Florida
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Amazing show. Takes you on a tour through the different regions of Bolivia, giving you a sample of traditional dances and music. Very affordable. The food is just ok. Don't expect much. Just go for the show and you will enjoy it.

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Thank Mishmish-Lilu
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238 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

The show is so amazing you almost don't have time to eat. A must-see if you haven't experienced The variety in Bolivian culture and dances yet. Although I kept thinking about what a paceno told me: "In Bolivia we're not good with tourism". We were given a meny without being told that the first page is the menu included. We... More 

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Thank Marita B
San Francisco, California
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115 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Tourist trap. Unexciting dancing, the worst food (I literally couldn't cut my chicken) and although we bought their most expensive bottle of wine it was terrible. You must miss this: a total waste of time!

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Thank Francoise1948
Seattle, Washington
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84 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Our guide recommended this place. Amazing dancers, costumes and music. Highly recommend. We did not have dinner, but only went for drinks and had a light snack which we selected from the menu.

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Thank JaneinParis
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2016

The Show is really amazing! The dancers are very energetic, and always smiling...you can see their passion. Very very good show! The service is really poor, the are not many waiters, so the service is quite slow. The food could be better! I ordered the vegetarian opcion (fettucine with vegetables) and the plate only had like 5 finely sliced carrots,... More 

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Thank Aranchime91
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 May 2016

This show was the highlight of Sucre’s night life. Is a must if you are in the area. We paid for dinner plus the 2 hour show something around $22. The food quality was very good and the dancer did a great job. I wish they have had a DVD to purchase after the show.

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Thank Ximena G
Galapagos Islands, Ecuador
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153 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Good show, upbeat and entertaining. Costumes are bright and colourful We decided to have the food too, the service was very poor and the food came out cold. Our drinks were sitting on the bar for over 10 minutes and we finally asked the waiters about our drinks and they brought them over.

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77 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

My husband and I attended this dinner and show after I read about it on Trip Advisor and the waiter at the Metro Cafe gave us a flyer and said he could get us in cheaper because he also worked there. He booked us a table at the back that was a bit higher so we didn’t have any others... More 

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Thank DonnaFromAus
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34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2016

The evening starts with a choice of 3 meals. The main event is 2 hours of a history of Bolivia in dance. The costumes are colorful and varied. Eleven dances are presented from all parts of Bolivia. The music, the dancers, the costumes and the food should not be missed. Make reservations and remember there is not a performance on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$6
Cuisine
International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Wednesday
16:00 - 21:00
Thursday
16:00 - 21:00
Friday
16:00 - 21:00
Saturday
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Azurduy 473, Sucre 12345, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Chuquisaca Department  >  Sucre
  • Phone Number: +591 4 6457091
Description
Espacio Cultural Origenes is a gourmet restaurant with national and international gastronomy. During the diner, you will enjoy the best folkloric show of Bolivia, absolutly unique in the country.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?