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El Patio Salteneria

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Latin, Spanish
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Calle San Alberto 18, Sucre, Bolivia
+591-4-64-55173
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice place for a snack

Our group arrived in Sucre and this is one of the first places we came to for empanadas and it was a lovely place. Because there were so many of us we were seated upstairs on the balcony which was pleasant.. They didn't have vegetarian empnadas but they let us call next door to buy some for the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 26, 2015
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

Our group arrived in Sucre and this is one of the first places we came to for empanadas and it was a lovely place. Because there were so many of us we were seated upstairs on the balcony which was pleasant.. They didn't have vegetarian empnadas but they let us call next door to buy some for the veggies and... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Great place in town for trying the famous empanadas, there are some different kinds, all of them are delicious.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Really good saltenas, but more expensive than the ones you get elsewhere. I'm unconvinced that they're worth that much extra. Lovely courtyard, nice for a sunny morning saltena and coffee.

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Try the both types of salteñas the chicken and beef one. They were both delicious but I did prefer the chicken one ! They also have very reasonable prices 7-10 bolivianos for each salteña. The service wasn't the best but it could've just been an off day. I recommend getting a milkshake with your salteñas ! This was probably my... More 

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Service not the best but we were a group of 13. Food was worth waiting for though. My first Saltendas and truly yum. First of many

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Santiago, Chile
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Go here for a saltena. Great flavours and textures. Full of locals... Therefore must be good. Try eat there if it's not too busy or bring your own spoon and go to a park.

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Santa Cruz, Bolivia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

If you are visiting Sucre and want to try the "salteña" experience this is a great place to do it, good flavor, the right amount of seasoning and perfect spiciness, made with good ingredients, great experience in a beautiful colonial patio.

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Santa Cruz, Bolivia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

A tradition throughout Bolivia it is imperative that you take 'elevenses' at a restaurant or cafe serving Salteñas. El Patio is a specialist! The Salteñas are hot and delicious with a suitably thin pastry crust. Drinks served range from coffee through freshly prepared fruit juices with either milk or water and with or without sugar (I recommend with water and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We went in the morning. They had chicken and beef and they came out piping hot! The juice will burn your fingers or mouth so beware and use the spoon. The food was soo good that we wanted to get takeaway at 1:30pm but it was already closed! The only bad thing about this place is that it is crowded... More 

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Port Hedland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014 via mobile

Empanadas are delicious. Whatever flavour you ask for, you will love it. Just remember that if you ask for take away, get a spoon!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Calle San Alberto 18, Sucre, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Chuquisaca Department  >  Sucre
  • Phone Number: +591-4-64-55173

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Latin, Spanish

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