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69 Oyster Bar

#31 of 1,130 Restaurants in Bogota
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Calle 69a # 5-59, Bogota, Colombia
57-1-2490426
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Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic food killer steak

This is one of my personal favorites in Bogota. It is a restaurant run by a traveled colombian chef specialized in tuscan cuisine. His sterak florentine is by far the best in town and perractically the entire menu is worth ordering.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
Alan K
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Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

This is one of my personal favorites in Bogota. It is a restaurant run by a traveled colombian chef specialized in tuscan cuisine. His sterak florentine is by far the best in town and perractically the entire menu is worth ordering.

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Miami, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Very nice restaurant, excellent food and friendly staff. The restaurant owner usually will stop by your table to chat and to make your food was cooked to your satisfaction. The freshness of the food was outstanding. The restaurant is centrally located with many other dinning options nearby.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

We will definitely be back. My shrimp with lime cream and brandy were amazing. My husbands tuna with a tangerine and red pepper sauce was also very good. We look forward to exploring the menu more and trying out other things.

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Miami, Florida, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Chef and owner Mc Allister is a genius in the kitch en,always innovating a nd making your stay pleasant experience

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Torquay
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We stayed in Bogota for four days and were impressed with the quality of restaurants on offer but the food here was a cut above everything else we experienced. A warm, friendly welcome was followed by the personal attention of the chef, Raphael, who in English, offered his recommendations which were gratefully received. We enjoyed grilled palm hearts in a... More 

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the embassy suites nearby (will review this amazing hotel as well!) and wandered with my date along the street to this restaurant. We didn't feel like the steakhouse across the way, nor teriyaki, fried chicken, or the place that my date said was similar to Applebee's or TGI Friday's, which were all also nearby. We went in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

One of the very best restaurants in Bogotá with incredible food and wine. Oysters, of course, are delicious but so are the mussels roquefort. You always need to order the fried cassavas as a side dish. The bisteca is out of this world! Even an italian colleague said he felt like in Italy eating it. Fresh food, great wines and... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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274 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 via mobile

Amazing Orange in passion fruit and poppy seed sauce! The grilled octopus appetizer was very good as well and the service extremely friendly. Happy to recommend it.

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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

As I write this review, I crave the ceviche of 69. The fish was extremely fresh. The flavors were brilliant and bold. In addition, the chef is a super sweet lady. She took the time to come out and welcome us, introduce us to the menu, and checked on us as we finished our meal. Also, the lemonade was perhaps... More 

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This is wonderful restaurant! I loved everything about it. It has the feel of a small European feel to it. The attention to detal by the staff, great food and ambiance make this one of my favorite restaurants. A must visit...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle 69a # 5-59, Bogota, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: 57-1-2490426

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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