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8327 Roosevelt Ave, Flushing, NY 11372-7302
(718) 478-6528
Today
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:59 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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  • 2
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    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
La Pequena Colombia is actually in Jackson Heights, not in Flushing. The portions

were large and the food was good. Especially enjoyed the skirt steak. We were too full for dessert. The restaurant has been around for a long, long time, but this is the first time we tried it and we will be back. Waitress was very nice. Never had Colombian food before, but judging from the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
artmuseumgoer
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NY NY
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14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
NY NY
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

were large and the food was good. Especially enjoyed the skirt steak. We were too full for dessert. The restaurant has been around for a long, long time, but this is the first time we tried it and we will be back. Waitress was very nice. Never had Colombian food before, but judging from the crowd, I would say that... More 

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New York City, New York
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

My chicken was incredibly dry and my poor boyfriend got horrible food poisoning from his penne a la vodka. He threw up 15 times in 1 day. I called the restaurant and they said that they serve these dishes all the time and there was nothing they could do. On top of that, my boyfriend spent $80 on the meal... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

Went in and was directed to a seat by an indifferent girl. The waiter came and gave us a menu. After noticing that my friend and I were gay he ran off not to be seen again. The staff is made up of rude rude rude and homophobic small minded colombians. The food was way below average and not athentic... More 

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New York
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I reviewed this place last on 4/14 and gave it 2 stars, since they had a change in ownership during the start of summer I thought why not give another try. Sadly it hos gotten worse. As it is custom every restaurant that I have been to in all countries I have visited as you are seated water first, bread... More 

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New York
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Nothing authentic here I have visited this place a number of times over the years and like most places to eat in NY it has become bland. Main entrees are way overpriced and desserts are awful! Apart from the live singer who is there every other weekend there is nothing to enjoy this is not a place you want to... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2013

It is! Surprising in Jackson Heights! Saturday is arroz con pollo day, and they run out early. I like the paella, but my boyfriend thinks it's dry. The sangria is nice. The environment is a little casual for a romantic date, but they maintain it nicely.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

We visited this restaurant in the bustling neighborhood of Queens to try authentic Colombian empanadas for my hubby. We sat at the bar and had to wait a while to be served. Our waitress took our order but they were out of almost all sodas. I opted for nothing to drink and placed our food order. We had to take... More 

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Tampa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2012

Great food ... excellent quality! Don't miss it. Excellent for family and business ... lunch and dinner!

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New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2011

The food is delicious and very reasonably priced. Furthermore, the ambience of the place is very pleasing and you can enjoy exquisite meals on comfortable booths or conventional wooden chairs. Overall, this is a great restaurant and I highly recommend it!

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Clifton, NJ
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2010

Food was very delicious, service EXTREMELY slow. Maybe it was due to the day of the week (Sunday). Large portions for cheap price. Parking is very difficult to find.

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Additional Information about La Pequena Colombia

Address: 8327 Roosevelt Ave, Flushing, NY 11372-7302
Phone Number: (718) 478-6528
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Flushing
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:59 pm
Average Prices: USD 8
Cuisine: Spanish, South American

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8327 Roosevelt Ave, Flushing, NY 11372-7302
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Queens  >  Flushing
  • Phone Number: (718) 478-6528

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8
  • Cuisine: Spanish, South American
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:59 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:59 pm

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