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Las Velas

Isla del Sol, Isla del Sol, Bolivia
712 356616
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (59 reviews)
“quinoa” (17 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Isla del Sol, Isla del Sol, Bolivia
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrive around 5:30 to get a good table for the sunset( no reservations) as there really is only one good table. It was already taken but thankfully the customer left not long after and we jumped on it. Just a relaxing special place. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us went here before the sunset and although it took about an hour or more to get our food, it was worth the wait. Don't go expecting service from a normal restaurant and you will have a great time (there really is no...More

Thank ansonhc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was there Sunday and Monday in the late afternoon. Both times the building (which is located quite remotely in the woods) was closed and nobody was there. There was no sign indicating opening hours. So I have to assume that the business closed its...More

Thank Raphael144
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Las Velas is a fine dining experience that springs out of no where on this beautiful island. With the rest of the island offering the usual poor mans pizza this place sets its self apart with great unique dishes. Get up there early for the...More

Thank James N
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Very bad experience. We arrived at 7pm and got our food at 9.30 pm. The service was rude and we didn't feel welcome. There were no bread basket nor any kind of snacks while waiting and the waiter did not warn us about the long...More

Thank Stella R
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Four of us went to Las Velas on last Saturday for dinner. The place was packed so it took a while that the waiter came to talk to us and when he did, he was really unpolite. After he had taken our orders it took...More

Thank Kimm01
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We get to Las Velas at the top of Isla del Sol almost casually at sunset. The place had an amazing view, few people were around and we drank a beer looking at Lake Titicaca and sun going down. Then we had dinner inside. No...More

Thank Cate277
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This place is so different to anywhere we've been before, no electricity, dinner by candlelight and delicious food. You should be patient as the food takes a while to come but it is worth the wait. Absolute gem!

Thank Bradders86
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Went here on our last night on Isla del Sol, and I'm really happy we went here! The views are amazing and the food is even better.

Thank Ella940715
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying for a night on Isla Del Sol and had heard this was the place to go. It was quite hard to find and is hidden away but was well worth the effort. The use of candles instead of lights really adds to...More

Thank Clare B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isla del Sol, Isla del Sol, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  Isla del Sol
  • Phone Number: 712 356616
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