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Ohlala Bistrot

Calle Larga Callejon Vargas | esquina - Getsemani, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
+57 6644321
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“egg plant” (2 reviews)
“confit” (2 reviews)
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French, Seafood, European, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle Larga Callejon Vargas | esquina - Getsemani, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Oh La La is a French restaurant, inspired by a Caribbean twist. It came highly recommended by a French friend so we decided to go there early for dinner, with our three young children. The restaurant is beautifully decorated with lovely ambiance. The waitress was...More

Thank WeylandFamily
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The chef was the best, amazing guy. All the staff was nice, loved them. The food and drinks were so healthy, fresh and good. The pasta was homemade. Best places l ever being at this city. Was a perfect night.

Thank caritocjz
Reviewed 23 May 2017

I am surprised with the lot of good reviews about this restaurant. That is not true. It look like just the restaurant's owners created them. My impression is completely different. The food is just ordinary,not tasty at all, The price is extremly high. The menu...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 26 April 2017

A small group of us went for a birthday breakfast and are already talking about coming back for more! The individual juices, the housemade beead, the service, presentation and the restaurant itself all make you want to come back. We all had egg dishes, either...More

Thank BMCinCTG
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We took a group cooking class here and highly recommend the fun experience. We cooked and ate within the restaurant itself. The chef owners speak English, Spanish, and French and are delightful. Later in our trip we returned to have lunch because of the very...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great restaurant with a true French chef in the kitchen married to a Colombian woman who skilfully takes care of her many clients. The product of both people, gender and cultures is a surpringly balanced cuisine. We we're four around the table,...More

Thank Guido B
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food was very good, and the service was extraordinary. Very courteous staff, and you can see the chef/owner around the restaurant checking on customers, ensuring everyone is having a great experience.

Thank 547howardb
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 7 people for lunch. The restaurante has a very nice ambience, not noisy at all, the owner and his wife are very nice and you can tell they do their work with love and care. The food was delicious, I...More

Thank JimenaBogota
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We came to Ohlala for a cooking class with some friends and made friends with others during cooking and the whole thing turned into a wonderful experience of food, friends, drinks and music. Carolina, a sweet Colombian lady and her love Gilles a French chef...More

Thank arpadsoo
Reviewed 5 January 2017

the owner/hostess is delightful and will strive to please. juices were fresh. seafood stew was very flavorful. the corvino fillet was excellent a top a yucca mousse.

Thank Paul K
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Larga Callejon Vargas | esquina - Getsemani, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 6644321
Oh la la Restaurant offers a range of local dishes interpreted by a French Chef and its local Colombian team. Its technique and savoir faire is essentially French with a definite Costeño twist. In a corner of the famous and trendy Getsemani neighbourhood, the restaurant is located in an old colonial house of the Vargas family. The walls and decoration tell about their story. We offer a menu a la Carte as well as daily specials in accordance with seasonal products available from street sellers and local markets. Some of you will be delighted to hear that it is really important to offer some vegetarian alternative. Our gnocchi de yuca with blue cheese are delicious. We are transferring our savoir-faire through some cooking lessons for individuals and for groups for up to 15 people. Atelier de cuisine are also available for children party. Oh la la is located in the heart of trendy Getsemani, on the famous Calle Larga and esquina Vargas.
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