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Don Juan

Calle Del Colegio # 34-60 Local 1, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 (5) 664 38 57
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Ranked #22 of 334 Restaurants in Cartagena
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Bistro
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

I had a dinner with a large group of friends at Don Juan. Juan and his staff were incredibly friendly and accommodating, and everyone raved about the food! The atmosphere was great, too!

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Chicago, Illinois
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

From start to finish, our dinner was amazing. Try the ceviche, puff pastry and bruschetta to start! Great crowd as well.

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

The ambience was gorgeous - as all other buildings in Cartagena, it was beautiful inside. The food was good, but not that good for the prices. We enjoyed it, regardless.

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San Francisco, California, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Maybe I had the wrong idea about Colombia when I arrived, though I never expected to eat THIS good while in Cartagena. The city has excellent old world charm and great street food, though Don Juan blew me out of the water with their South American/Carribean inspired menu and wine list that would rival restaurants in Paris or Milan. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Many great restaurants here but this was the best! We had seafood salad and Barbecued Chicken and both were excellent. This was lunch and we just walked in. Last meal in Cartagena but the best!

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

My girlfriend and I loved this restaurant. One of the best meals I've ever had. Try to reserve your table yourself as I was told by Sofitel concierge desk that the table was reserved and ready and I got to the restaurant to find out nothing was reserved. This place gets seriously busy at its' reserved times so I think... More

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colchester
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75 reviews 75 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Our hotel said they had reserved for us but the restaurant had no record of this. They shuffled round tables and let us in. Mild chaos continued all evening as several large parties arrived and each had more people than there were places set. Each time a shuffle and by magic everyone was squeezed in. Service was friendly and attentive... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Our experience started with a reservation gone bad. we were 15 minutes late and lost our reservation. the restaurant (on a Saturday evening) had a "Closed" sign. Basically all tables taken. We decided to wait to get seated. NOT a pleasant experience. Did not feel welcome. NOT a good menu of wine by the glass and so-so menu of overpriced... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Hands down - if you go to Cartagena, eat here. We are foodies and this was our favorite. It beats all the restaurants for food, service, and atmosphere. LOVED it. Went for dinner and lunch. My husband had the rib eye steak and said it was among the best he has ever eaten, all fish - fabulous. And the octopus... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This was a recommendation of a waiter at another restaurant and we saved it until the last night. It was the perfect end to our culinary tour of the city. The restaurant is reservation only which is fun because they keep the door locked all the time. It is such a cutely decorated place and they use denim napkins! The... More

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Additional Information about Don Juan

Address: Calle Del Colegio # 34-60 Local 1, Cartagena, Colombia
Phone Number: +57 (5) 664 38 57
Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
Cuisine: Bistro

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