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Museo del Oro Restaurante-Cafe

#115 of 1,902 Restaurants in Bogota
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Calle 16 No. 5-41, Bogota 111711, Colombia
+57 1 2829205
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09:00 - 19:00
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Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sat 09:00 - 19:00
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Strasbourg, France
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I guess anyone visiting Bogotà will end up in this museum. And although one would not think it's the best place to eat, I have to say that their "Ajiaco" is really tasty and worth a stop for lunch...

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Thank Sepelaa
Germany
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38 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2016

After a visit of the amazing museum we wanted to have quick lunch before heading to the conference. We did not regret it. The restaurant offered a good selection of different foods. We all took salads. The portions were big and the quality was very good. Staff was nice and fast.

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Thank Suse_007_HH
New York City, New York
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

The cafe was our first stop in Bogotá, besides the actual museum. We were beyond impressed with how the coffee is made here - coffee-making in Colombia is an art! Needles to say we ordered coffee and a tomato "danish" that was delicious! So much so that we ordered a second one to go, especially since it was inexpensive.

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Thank TreeHugger827
London
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49 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I only ate at the cafe but it was very pleasant for a light snack and coffee at the end of a visit to the Museum, I particularly appreciated the polite smiling service despite my not speaking any Spanish.

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Thank TravellingladyLondon
Lisbon, Portugal
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87 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 March 2016

Before exploring the museo we have had lunch at the museo coffee, recommended by our driver. We tried the local food Ajiaco and the local drink Panela, and found it amazingly good!!!... Worth a visit to break the museo tour

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Thank IsabelBrazao
Alberta, Canada
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724 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 364 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

I am reviewing the RESTAURANT, not the tiny cafe, serving pastries and coffee downstairs, beside the gift shop. The food was acceptable, the unsmiling, lazy service was not. The waiters and waitresses do not seem to enjoy their work. They concentrate on setting up tables, not on taking orders or picking them up.

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Thank Professional-Pilgrim
England
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136 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

We thought at first that the busy restaurant was full, but a table was quickly found for us, and we were given menus in English which helped us select a very good meal.

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Thank mousebirdEngland
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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66 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

Well located and quite big restaurant of the museum, including many regional dishes of perfect quality. Expect to be served quick and the sittings are not very extended. During lunch time there can be a huge line so try to arrive just before 12! The well-known soups and meat dishes are very large portions and perfect for another afternoon in... More 

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Thank JorikD
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164 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015 via mobile

My Colombian friend took me there as I did not know where to go. The place has a tight security as I was not allowed to remain in the car while my friend parked the car in the museum parking garage. I waited for her and we went straight to the museum cafe which I will give a separate review.... More 

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Thank Pinaywife
Aguada, Puerto Rico
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Well organized, very nice construction. I guess they need more tour guys! But it's ok you can walk around by yourself. Sundays are no cost entrance!! Nice

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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
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Soups, Colombian, Latin, Spanish, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:00
Thursday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
09:00 - 19:00
Saturday
09:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 16 No. 5-41, Bogota 111711, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 1 2829205
Description
Excellent + elegant -- deserves a review!

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