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Kiosko El Bony

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Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Colombian, Spanish
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Playa, frente al Hotel Caribe | Laguito, Cartagena, Colombia
6653198
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10:00 - 20:00
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Fri - Sun 10:00 - 20:00
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San Diego, California
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent way to spend a few minutes before Christmas warming up on the beach and pondering the New Year. The food is very good and the venue is perfect with one caveat (in the form of a lot of caveats-selling everything!) There are so many INTENSE beach vendors it is almost unbearable. My ploy worked quite well...I told one vendor... More 

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Thank RPDiario
Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My cousin recommended this lovely little fast-food place while on tour of Cartagena. I loved it as it had a great view of the beach and the fish and coconut fish was amazing. I had to try it. It is a fun little place like a Caribbean beach fish and chip place but with Colombian flare. Delicious. Just make sure... More 

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London, Canada
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80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been here many years ago and as soon I get the opportunity to come back I did. The ceviche de mariscos is outstanding, as well the sopa de pescado and La cazuela de mariscos (stew see food). Depend the season of the year you can get a fast service or a slow service, but be patience is so tasty,... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

If you want to try typical dishes with a special taste of Cartagena this is the place to go. But be prepared You will be bombarded by all the street vendors that exist and you need to have a lot of time and patience because the service is very slow. Ask for Banesa she is great with the costumers. Food... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We were told about this place by our cab driver on our way from the airport, we asked "where do the locals eat?" and he Said "Oh parcero! aqui todo el mundo come donde "El Bony!" and "I was like oh si!?" vamo para ya! LOL we stepped out of the cab and grabbed a quick beer and then proceeded... More 

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Thank JacFit_Travels
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

This place was recommended as "one of the best", well obviously our tour guide has no clue how to differentiate between healthy and not healthy food. The fried fish was ok, but the coconut rice, por favor....that rice was masatudo, and they have the NERVE TO serve that, shame on your cook, went there once, and that was enough for... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Ciclying along Bocagrande, this was the most busy place. So that is were I headed. I had a simple fish soup and chilled beer. The other dishes also looked tasty, but I had not much time at hand (I thougth - see my review on the massage given by Aida). Nice place for a simple & tasty meal or a... More 

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California
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58 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

This place is right across the Hotel Caribe (the Secret Service Agent's story!!!!) where I stayed. After tasting the food, I was sorry that I discovered this place on the last day of my stay. This place is where the locals lineup and wait to get an empty table which is a good sign. I ordered the grilled fish with... More 

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Upper Marlboro, Maryland
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We went as a party of 6 and fortunately it was not very packed as it was late at nightand a party was gong on the beach. Its right on the beach and close to the hotels around. So if you are on the beach and want a good bite to eat and at reasonable prices - this is the... More 

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London
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220 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Great food in a nice ambiance at the beach in Bocagrande. We have eaten delicious food, Ceviche, and a kind of Paella. The taste was outstanding and the fish really fresh. We will recommend this place .... And of course we will come back !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Colombian, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 20:00
Friday
10:00 - 20:00
Saturday
10:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Playa, frente al Hotel Caribe | Laguito, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: 6653198

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