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El Germen

San Alberto 231 | San Alberto entre Bolivar y Avaroa, Sucre, Bolivia
+591 4 6441044
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (11 reviews)
“tofu” (6 reviews)
“falafel” (6 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
San Alberto 231 | San Alberto entre Bolivar y Avaroa, Sucre, Bolivia
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is listed here as only being vegetarian-friendly; however, my perception at least was that it was completely vegetarian, although any non-vegan place is as bad as another anyway. I had a menú del día, whose price I cannot remember exactly but which was likely...More

Thank Cracovian
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I visited this cafe/ restaurant twice in three days. The first time we had a late lunch which means we missed the set menu 3 courses and so ordered from the normal menu. The falafels were simply awesome, and the quinoa bake...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 18 April 2017

There is a lot of good food options in Sucre, but we were soo happy and pleased after visiting El Germen. I am vegan, my partner is not, but both of our appetites and tastebuds got slammed with deliciousness! We got salad with avocado pure,...More

Thank Liis T
Reviewed 30 December 2016

I came here with a vegetarian friend who ate here regularly. I ended up feeling that it was a bit expensive for the menu and the soup was extremely salty, so much so that I couldn't finish it. I prefer many of the other vegetarian...More

Thank thaiyoshi
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We had an extremely disappointing lunch here. Everyone else in the restaurant, bar one other couple, ordered the set menu, which was a very heavy looking baked dish we didn't fancy on hot day. We ordered the falafel and roast tofu from the menu, this...More

Thank Camille M
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Our first dinner in Sucre was here and it was very nice. They advertise as vegetarian however also do some meat dishes. My boyfriend had the chicken curry and I had one of the tofu & rice dishes. Both were a bit too salty but...More

Thank Dani G
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere is a bit dark and boring but the dinner was really good. Vegetarian Falafel as well as meat was good prepared and fresh. Not the hippest place but good alternative for good food for fair a price.

Thank Tobias W
Reviewed 16 December 2015

This place gets a mention in Lonely Planet. Maybe it deserved it a few years ago, not now. About 7:30 in the evening we were the only people in the place. Even then service was slow. As it filled up things got slower. I had...More

Thank TheObserverWiltshire
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Healthy, local and veggie food included in the lunch menu. Service was fast for Bolivian standards. Prices are very honest, we paid 24 pesos for an entire lunch menu. The place is attended also by locals. Definitely the restaurant to go to in Sucre, especially...More

Thank Darayavausk
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Loved this little restaurant / cafe. It's slightly out of the way but only a few minutes walk from the centre really and worth the effort! The food was really tasty. There's a big selection of vegetarian options, including curries and falafel, and also some...More

Thank Thelastdodo2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Alberto 231 | San Alberto entre Bolivar y Avaroa, Sucre, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Chuquisaca Department  >  Sucre
  • Phone Number: +591 4 6441044
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