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Calle Carlos Bravo Nro. 299, esquina Tiwanaku, La Paz, Bolivia
591-2-2117706
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: "El Consulado" is a new bolivian and mediterranean restaurant, located in...
"El Consulado" is a new bolivian and mediterranean restaurant, located in a patrimonial house surrounded by garden.In our terrace you can get away from the busy streets, and enjoy peace and tranquility among fruit trees and green grass, all in the very heart of La Paz.In our kitchen we mix the best of various culinary traditions with the typical ingredients of Bolivia. Free Wi-fi
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  • 6
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
A hidden spot in La Paz

Restaurant El Consulado is a very beautiful place, if you want to be surprised again on what La Paz can offer you can go there. The house is a place you could not beleive exists, El Consulado also has rooms to stay in, plus a travel agency all in the same place. It's near to La Paz downtown, and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
AdrianaAntelo
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La Paz, Bolivia
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Romantic
  • Dining on a budget
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La Paz, Bolivia
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Restaurant El Consulado is a very beautiful place, if you want to be surprised again on what La Paz can offer you can go there. The house is a place you could not beleive exists, El Consulado also has rooms to stay in, plus a travel agency all in the same place. It's near to La Paz downtown, and near... More 

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Bolivia
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Beautiful old well preserved house in the middle of downtown. The restaurant has access to the garden with trees and a lot of green. Food is very good, different to what you will find in other restaurants, with a touch of typical but sophisticated. I recommend going to this restaurant for lunch better than night due to the nice garden.

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Lima, Peru
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Lodged in the next door Europa hotel I decided to enter El Consulado for a different kind of lunch. Well, as from the moment you enter you get a nice feeling. Not only the inviting ambiance, but also the quality of the meal was excellent. I opted for the executive menú, which was prepared and served with perfection. It was... More 

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Bolivia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We enjoyed a memorable meal in the glass "conservatory" of this former Panamanian consulate, on a quiet side street near the city's El Prado (main avenue). My spouse's llama filet was amazingly tender, and the grilled vegetables were superb. My vegetarian platter consisted of various small portions, lovingly prepared, including black quinoa, falafel, yuca (manioc/cassava) and cheese patties, grilled vegetables... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

W came here on the advice of Cosycoffeeshops blog, looking for the great coffee in La Paz. It did not disappoint. The atmosphere is lovely in a beautiful conservatory surrounded by a garden of fruit trees. They have heaters as well and asked us about the temp. W only had drinks here but they were exquisite! Smoothie with fresh mango... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

Somehow we went around the streets a bit before we found this place - arrived at the end of lunchtime and got a table outside no problem. Lovely flowery oasis of a garden (great escape from hubbub of La Paz). Delicious Duck Carpacio (smoked in coca leaves, served with quinoa and orange salad, marinated in sweet and sour sauce, with... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We visited here for lunch and had really great sandwiches, salad, coffee and fruit juices. A bit expensive but really delicious and well presented. The man serving us was really friendly and helpful even though we had problems speaking Spanish. The garden you sit in is also really beautiful.

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Hong Kong
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Eating here is so surreal. This place is peaceful and clean. Food is excellent. You wouldn't feel that you are having a lunch in the chaotic La Paz. The tables are in the garden with canopy. Ambiance and food are both great. Not too difficult to find and it is not too far away from the main road. It wasn't... More 

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San Francisco, California
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83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2012

This small restaurant is open for lunch only in an adorable restaurant located behind the Ritz Hotel. Located in the old Panamanian Consulate building, the restaurant is very clean and airy (in contrast to the rest of the city). The grounds were adorable with landscaping and even a single seat swing! The hibiscus drink was the best I've ever had... More 

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Miami
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Superb quality of food, presentation and service. It would be considered excellent in the US, and in Bolivia it simply is an incredible find.

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Address: Calle Carlos Bravo Nro. 299, esquina Tiwanaku, La Paz, Bolivia
Phone Number: 591-2-2117706
Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  La Paz
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle Carlos Bravo Nro. 299, esquina Tiwanaku, La Paz, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  La Paz
  • Phone Number: 591-2-2117706

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Price Range: $

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Dining on a budget

Description

"El Consulado" is a new bolivian and mediterranean restaurant, located in a patrimonial house surrounded by garden.In our terrace you can get away from the busy streets, and enjoy peace and tranquility among fruit trees and green grass, all in the very heart of La Paz.In our kitchen we mix the best of various culinary traditions with the typical ingredients of Bolivia. Free Wi-fi

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