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La Xarcuteria

Carrera 12 #93-43, Bogota, Colombia
616.5538
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Ranked #40 of 875 restaurants in Bogota
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Luxembourg
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 NEW

Food my be good for some but not really special. Not a good offer of beverages specially wines and beers. Waiters don't seem to be really trained and prepared. There are a lot of better option in Bogota.

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Dan G, Partner at La Xarcuteria, responded to this review

Sorry you didn't like your experience, but your feedback is going to help us improved. We are making a big effort now to train the waitstaff (all of whom are new, as we have been open for 6 weeks and have the typical rotation of a restaurant) and we are now using a printed training manual and having daily and... More

Brooklyn, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

We were four people and decided to share everything. We knew we were off to a great start with the homemade potato chips and 3 dipping sauces (the red pepper hummus was outstanding). We then ordered the steak (lomo) tartare (awesome - fresh with a smoked flavor), the tuna steak wrapped in guanciale with salad (my mouth is watering typing... More

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Dan G, Partner at La Xarcuteria, responded to this review

Thank you Cynthia - we are really happy you enjoyed your experience with us! More

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We stumbled upon this restaurant by chance, and I'm so glad that we did! For starters we were 4 "Gringos" with terrible spanish. So when they gave us menus written entirely in Spanish, they quickly picked up on our panicked looks and got someone who was morw than happy to help us with our menu selection. Then the general manager,... More

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Dan G, Partner at La Xarcuteria, responded to this review

Thank you Julie...3 of our 5 partners are also "gringos," so we love to go out of our way to make our fellow gringos (and non-gringos too) feel welcome. Please do come back on your next visit to wonderful Bogotá. More

Mendoza, Argentina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 via mobile

We wandered past this place and thought it looked good! Good is an absolute understatement! The food was delicious! We all had different burgers and we fought over whose was the best! But aside from the food the service was outstanding! So friendly and fun! The GM came over to chat with us and our waiter with limited English (and... More

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Dan G, Partner at La Xarcuteria, responded to this review

Thanks Jessica - we love hosting foreigners and travelers (as well as locals!), so please come back! More

1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

in house made burgers and sausages, great ingredients. Best fried onions I ever tasted. You should really visit this place!

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American in Bogota
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226 reviews 226 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This place has the most *delicious* selection of Brats and a wonderfully tasty hamburger. It's a little hole in the wall but the food is absolutely fantastic. We frequently buy the raw ingredients (including the bread) and grill at home. I've lived here 10 years and this is the first time I see a variety of sausage beyond the standard... More

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Panama City
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125 reviews 125 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

On a recent to Bogota, my husband was researching burger places and he found La Xarcuteria! What a treat! The food was really amazing and everything was made in house. It was definitely one of our favourite meals in Bogota, even though the place is quite small and the tables are family style (which was fine with us). You could... More

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Panama City, Panama
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

On this recent trip to Bogota, my wife and I were lucky enough to visit some of the best restaurants in town: Matiz, Bistronomy, El Bandido, Criterion, 1492, and La Xarcuteria. La Xarcuteria stood out as my favorite. Everything was clearly made in house, with love and excellent ingredients. The Poutine wasn't exactly authentic Montreal poutine but it was a... More

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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013 via mobile

When I saw this place I didn't expect a lot. However, an excellent menu and a great service made me feel at home.

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Bogota, Colombia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

After passing by this place for a over a year, I finally decided it was time to try it. The Boudin blanc sausage was outstanding and the smoky aioli that came with it was a delicious compliment. The fries were the best I've had in Bogota. I'm not used to paying $15 for a wiener, fries and lemonade but I... More

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