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El Cabrestero

South American, Colombian
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Villavicencio, Colombia
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Dining options: Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Takeout

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Good food without the long drive

Good food, efficient service, traditional meat without the long drive outside the city. Variety of fruit juices and desserts.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 19, 2015
London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

Good food, efficient service, traditional meat without the long drive outside the city. Variety of fruit juices and desserts.

Thank MaurizioGallivanting
Villavicencio, Colombia
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78 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

A good option in Villavicencio without having to make the long drive to eat mamona. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank DaytonaMike
Bogota, Colombia
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

This is a very good restaurant, the best beef (mamona) we ate during our stay. It was full, we had to wait a little but it was worth it. Looked like most of the costumers were locals, we had a very good lunch there.

Thank jucas01
Cartagena, Colombia
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87 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

at the middle of the day when you get hungry this is a great option to refill your balley and taste the flavor of the original recipe of "mamona"; this is beef from the calf...just yummy

Thank her g

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Villavicencio, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Meta Department  >  Villavicencio

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: South American, Colombian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?