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Criterion

#54 of 1,200 Restaurants in Bogota
Certificate of Excellence
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Calle 69a No. 5-75, Bogota, Colombia
+57 1 3101377
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Today
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 213
    Excellent
  • 73
    Very good
  • 48
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Re-visit after a couple of years and still great

I visited here some years ago with some friends for the menu de degustacion, 9 courses and elected to have the accompanying wine pairing. It was a romantic dinner for two. The service from arrival was very good once past the door keeper, the head waiter was genuininely keen to see that all was to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 12, 2015
Global_Pikey
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Bogota, Colombia
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
  • Large groups
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Bogota, Colombia
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126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I visited here some years ago with some friends for the menu de degustacion, 9 courses and elected to have the accompanying wine pairing. It was a romantic dinner for two. The service from arrival was very good once past the door keeper, the head waiter was genuininely keen to see that all was to our liking and changed our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Everything, from the food to the service, is incredibly good. The plates are different, good different, plus they are unexpectedly tasty. It's a must when visiting Bogotá

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Placencia, Belize
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42 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We love tasting / pairing menus when we travel, and Criterion's were very good. Wine service by Jorge was excellent too.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

The whole experience is marvelous, the food is utterly amazing and the service is excellent as well. I'll definitely go back, it's a MUST.

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Fantastic food. There is little else to say, everything was delicious. We chose one of the menu's, it was well put together. Just go and enjoy this place

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bogota
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

One of the Top 3 restaurants we have in town. Amazing food, ambience, decoration, lighting, textures, fabrics, walls. We tried both Menu Degustacion, and both were just great. I will never forget to see and taste our traditional pork "chicharron" in the middle of such a beutiful lunch. That's something you'll only see in this place. Our waiter had a... More 

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Colombia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We had delicious breakfast .Mother's day so we were received with Mimosa! But the best was the desert with

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New York City, New York
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This is an small restaurant in the G Zone but is one of the best, here is not just about what you order is the presentation and mix of flavors is a little expensive but is worth it. Check it out the reputation of the owners the famous

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San Salvador, El Salvador
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73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Excellent environment, really nice services, modern way to serve the food, reasonable prices.... this restaurant get all the good qualities of a top gourmet restaurant in Bog... My favorite in this city. This restaurant should have a Michellin Star....

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kissimmee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We had incredible service and meal at this fabulous restaurant - best meal we had and they catered the wedding we attended too! We would recommend this place. The dessert presentation was totally out of the world. Th food was well prepared and well served. The atmosphere was very friendly and welcoming. We do recommend you book a reservation to... More 

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Additional Information about Criterion

Address: Calle 69a No. 5-75, Bogota, Colombia
Phone Number: +57 1 3101377
Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $30 to $70
Cuisine: International

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle 69a No. 5-75, Bogota, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 1 3101377

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $30 to $70
  • Cuisine: International

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?