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Bar Restaurante La Cueva

Carrera 43 59 03 | La Cueva, donde comienza El Recreo, Barranquilla 080002, Colombia
+57 3409813
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“great history” (2 reviews)
“nobel prize” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, South American, Colombian
$$ - $$$
Carrera 43 59 03 | La Cueva, donde comienza El Recreo, Barranquilla 080002, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed sitting at the bar and enjoyed appetizers and great wine. Love the restaurants decor and the history shared throughout the establishment...The staff was very friendly and took time to answer some of our questions regarding the pictures on the wall...

Thank ligie
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I think Texasbilly should stay in Texas. I have been coming to Barranquilla since the 1980s and I speak fluent Spanish. I have heard about La Cueva but today's lunch was my first visit. I thought that it was pretty good. I had the cazuela...More

1  Thank Palsace
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Very good food, classy.. the party is super nice. The enviroment was great! 100% recommended.. they have live music! For canavales is a good party!

Thank themummy16
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Live music, great tasting food. Tasteful decor. This was the meeting point of known writers and thinkers. Literature Nobel Prize Gabriel García Márquez and friends would gather to brainstorm and socialize.

Thank Marcello C
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Wow what else can I say about such a disappointing place. After trying to call for reservations and no answer finally greeted by a young voice telling me that no reservations were necessary. We arrived at the restaurant waiting to find the door locked. However...More

Thank WilliamTravelstyle
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is an institution with a lot of history in Barranquilla. Great music, food and drinks in a festive environment.

1  Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Bad food in a nice environment. Has gone downhill in last couple of years I will never consider returning

Thank horaciojngg
Reviewed 9 September 2016

LA Cueva is a very good place, with many information about influyen bohemian people in Barranquilla, like Garcia Marquez, Bohorquez, Samudio. They left their legacy with theircrazy life full of knowlegement and Vacilon.

3  Thank Camilo B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

It is a nostalgic trip into the glorious Barranquilla past. The food is good, and on Friday and Saturday night there is a good music band playing the son and bolero classics. A very nice change from the sometimes over-loud bars and music places. A...More

1  Thank Martin M
Reviewed 3 June 2016

Place is so quirky and different, I loved it. Live music, family atmosphere and nice food with good service. I would recommend going when there is live music as it enhances everything. Bar is pretty happening spot to hang with the locals who are worth...More

1  Thank Osdanuwati
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Caribbean, Latin, Bar, South American, Colombian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 43 59 03 | La Cueva, donde comienza El Recreo, Barranquilla 080002, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Atlantico Department  >  Barranquilla
  • Phone Number: +57 3409813
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