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Camino Real

) #20 of 103 Restaurants in Popayan €€€€ French
Calle 5 # 5-59, Popayan, Colombia
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“filet” (2 reviews)
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
“sorbet” (2 reviews)
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Calle 5 # 5-59, Popayan, Colombia
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Tasty fresh food, lovely service, interesting local cuisine alongside international options. Combine this with the atmosphere of a well established restaurant and prize winning chefs - and you have it all.

Thank edenjo2017
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Popayan is a pleasant town for a couple days with a nice family atmosphere and a few pretty sights. It is not, however, a great place to eat. Mostly you get potato everything (empanadas, tamales, etc) and a few lame attempts at ethnic food or...More

Thank Andrew K
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

A restaurant full of character and atmosphere with fading photos on the walls and lots of wood. We both had the much vaunted tasting menu which started well with tiny langoustines (2) in batter followed by tasty sea bass ceviche and fruit granita. But it...More

1  Thank BellDavid
Reviewed 19 November 2016

We visited in the off season time, so there are not many guests. We chose the set menu. Service was perfect, and so was the food. Portions seem small, but actually in totality there was more food than we could eat. The menu, 5 courses...More

Thank emvi-op-reis
Reviewed 24 April 2016

You can tell the place has had a good past, but food is terrible. Bread was stale, wine list was appauling with incredibly expensive bad wines and the arroz caldoso, although with good flavor was undercooked. The chef should be on top of his kitchen,...More

Thank Sebastian C
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Where in the world can you have a 5 course gourmet meal plus sorbet palette refresher after the starters, attentive waiters and elegant surroundings for £11? The Answer is here. They wheeled out a waiter who spoke a little English for him to practice and...More

1  Thank peterandvivien
Reviewed 26 November 2015

I had the et menu or 55000. It looked quite good. The appetizer, langustinos, was quite good, the second one, ceviche was pretty small, but tasty. The pepper steak I ordered medium, but was coming very rare, 1mm fried, the rest bloody. When I complained,...More

Thank 1999traveler1999
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

The food is amazing in general. The beef stroganoff is very good and generous. Just a simple vegetable soup is a joy. Try the shrimp ravioli. But the sirloin is among the best I have had anywhere

1  Thank Ana Maria B
Reviewed 17 September 2015

I loved their food. You may get a fixed dinner for a 3rd of the price in the US. Definitely recommended.

Thank Jaime D
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

I've eating a few times here and always I enjoy the food. The steak is amazing, the pasta and Sevilla Chicken are fabulous. Overall it's a great option.

Thank Lucho A
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 5 # 5-59, Popayan, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Cauca Department  >  Popayan
  • Phone Number: 578241254
The most elegant and very popular among business people of the city restaurant,located in an old colonial house in the heart of the city.On the second floor there is room of the hotel with same nameKitchen with a claim to the French but with a local touch.At lunchtime, all the tables are occupied and you have to wait in line
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