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La Canoa Cafe Cultural

Cl 18 3-75 | Centro Histórico, Santa Marta, Colombia
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
“garlic shrimp” (2 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean, Cafe, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Cl 18 3-75 | Centro Histórico, Santa Marta, Colombia
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Every plate I've tried here is simple delicious! It's difficult to choose one dish; they offer a great variety from meat, poultry, fish, soups, sandwiches, salads and my favs...desserts!!! The staff is very polite always and they serve the food in no time. Another one...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We went there four times during our visit in Santa Marta (twice for dinner, once for lunch or coffee). One of the best restaurants we have visited so far in Columbia. Very nice staff. The Lomo de Canoa was delicious. The coffee is also very...More

Thank Tilman T
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

What a nice looking place! Great, friendly service. Nice portions and fresh fish. There is an outdoor sitting area, indoor without AC and with AC. The sea soup is delicious and without a lot of salt. Large cappuccinos. Great for taking your mom!

Thank Matty B
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

A great place to have lunch or dinner. The food is amazing. The desserts and the coffee are great. And a big thank you for the friendly staff:-).

Thank Serkan U
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We dropped in for dinner late one evening and had the air conditioned room all to ourselves. The cafe is really cute! I was pleasantly surprised because from the outside of the restaurant, it just looked like a normal building. I had the garlic shrimps...More

Thank Q8LVR
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Great food. One area air conditioned and the other area not. Don't be confused, they have a full dinner menu. Reading some of the other reviews sounded like just a coffee shop, but it's not.

Thank M P
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Nice service Lovely decorated Charming atmosphere Air conditioning Very good food (try the garlic shrimps with coconut rice) Incredible fruit juices

Thank gsriigfdvkojfsgbjig
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

I had the opportunity to go there two times to try the juices & patries. The juice was very good and the pastries fresh and excellent. The place is beautiful and relaxing. The prices are high for food but this is the same for a...More

Thank Morgane D
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We were staying right down the street from this little gem of a cafe and wish we had popped in sooner. It wins the best pastry and coffee award on our trip, and we would have eaten there every meal if possible.

Thank soloraine2011
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We really enjoyed our evening here and would have loved to go back if we'd had longer in Sta Marta. The cocktail list was particularly interesting.

Thank Sam O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$18
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cl 18 3-75 | Centro Histórico, Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Magdalena Department  >  Santa Marta District  >  Santa Marta
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