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Leo

Calle 27biss 14 6-75 | Callejón Peatonal, Bogota 111821, Colombia
+57 1 2867091
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (28 reviews)
“rabbit” (11 reviews)
“sea snails” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Latin, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Calle 27biss 14 6-75 | Callejón Peatonal, Bogota 111821, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I had a great time at Leo. The 12 course meal with alcohol pairings was delicious, thoughtful, and just the right amount out of our comfort zone. The menu is set up to touch on the 5 different regions of Colombia, so...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They must have changed staff since 2016 because all the servers were polite, friendly, happy, efficient, and helpful. No arrogance whatsoever. Christie was our main server and he was great. We had the 8 course lunch with our restriction of no meat. They accommodated us...More

Thank Purobi
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We went on our last night in Colombia on what has been an excellent trip of continued culinary delights. We opted for the 11 course tasting menu which had such variety and invention that it stood out as a meal. The service was exemplary and...More

Thank LonNW3
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Leo is a true food experience. No door bell. You have to knock to be allowed in. It's also not immediately obvious from the street. So be prepared to search it out. Once inside, you find approx. 10-12 tables. A small, very cleverly designed space....More

Thank susan j
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Even though the location is not the best, inside the restaurant the environment and service outpace everything else. The food obviously is an incredible experience. Every dish ranges from the excellent to amazing with the exact amount and excellent wine choices.

Thank GabrielGos
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

When we arrived at the restaurant I realised with the maitre that I had made mistakenly my reservation for a month later !!! Jerson, the maitre and our head waiter for the night, made everything that was possible to accommodate us and he managed it!...More

Thank 101LittleBirds
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Along the whole menu, one travels around Colombian and its flavours. The idea of cooking around Colombian products makes the experience unique. Out of the 18 passes, I found that only 1 or 2 were average, the rest was all of a pleasant discovery. The...More

Thank PhilipaCub
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Amazing multi course meal with ingredients you have likely never heard of or even tried. Everything was delicious and the wine/beverage pairings were excellent. It is one of the few times that the pairing has elevated and clarified what the chef was trying to say...More

Thank brodyboy
Reviewed 11 February 2018

The fixed menu with wine/liquor pairing was world class, and I really appreciated the attention to detail regarding local cuisine. every meal had a Colombian story, and I had two new foods I had never had in my travels. Not cheap, but definitely the place...More

Thank kilijosie
Reviewed 9 February 2018

Just prior to departing from London for Columbia, we read an article about Columbia's top chef in The Observer newspaper. We quickly changed our plans and reserved a table at Leo, her top restaurant and our great expectations were not disappointed (although she was not...More

Thank plkmtk
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GlobeMT
13 March 2018|
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Response from plkmtk | Reviewed this property |
We had the smaller tasting menu, but in any event the wine pairing is optional and thus not included in the price of the tasting menu. However I would recommend opting for the pairing since some very unusual, indigenous... More
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GlobeMT
7 March 2018|
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Response from brodyboy | Reviewed this property |
It is COP150,000 for food. There are two optional pairings; one with alcohol (130,000), one without (100,000).
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andy3101
3 January 2017|
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@MartinYUL: Respectfully, such an answer is not helpful. Many top restaurants were opened on Jan2 2017 (for example Gamberro) and many were closed (Leo Cocina y Cava, Criterion). My question was: How does a traveller find... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 27biss 14 6-75 | Callejón Peatonal, Bogota 111821, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 1 2867091
  • E-mail
Description
CYCLE-BIOME proposal, created by chef Leonor Espinosa and sommelier Laura Hernández-Espinosa, is based on periodic studies of different biomes and ecosystems in Colombia through research of culinary promising species for cooking and food pairing. With the support of biologists, producers and growers, this menu is based on local products and ancestral knowledge. Considering human habits in various ecosystems and Colombian cultural diversity, mother-daughter duo aims to develop strategies oriented to support the welfare of local communities.
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