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Criterion

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$30 - $70
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
French, Latin, European, International
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent restaurant but not recommended if you have gluten restrictions. Went for lunch and they endeavored to accommodate my needs but with limited options. Beautiful presentation of the food and good wine list.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Gloria S
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi. Thank you for your opinion, we will take it into account. We thank you for choosing us. Thanks for your visit. Come back soon

Reviewed 1 week ago

I tried like 4 different appetizers and they were just amazing quality! The environment is nice and the service is superb. Great ingredients for any business visit or celebration!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank fasoto
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi . What a pleasure to have served you, we hope you enjoyed our exclusive dishes, we hope to see you soon, regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a highly recommended restaurant and yet the service was sorely lacking! After asking us to clarify our order several times we waited for what seemed like forever while others around us enjoyed course after course of their meals. Finally we were presented with one...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mskazooli
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi . We apologize for any inconvenience we cause, however, this type of situation does not usually occur in the Criterion. Thank you for your opinion, we will take it into account, come back soon. regards

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

La comida no es fuera de serie como se espera, la entrada de cangrejo es la locura. El arroz caldoso bueno, los postres y helado de limonada de coco es para morir. Nos querían sacar rápido porque ya iban a cerrar. Además, no hablan inglés...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank grudam88
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Hola grudam88. Nos contenta saber que pudo deleitarse con nuestros diversos platos. Tomaremos en cuenta su opinión. Muchas Gracias y...More

Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

This was the best meal in Colombia. Service was superb Tasting menu with pairing was logical using great food appropriate progression and well down impressive! Chef’s come out to meet us a nice touch How to be back !

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank badrax
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2019

Hello, we are pleased to know that you can delight our tasting menu, it is one of our favorite experiences. Do not hesitate to return, you will always be welcome. Hugs

Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Over the years I visited many restaurants and clubs in Bogota. I think Criterion is one of the best. Presentation of the food is great and test is excellent. It is pricey but worth it. Here are few pictures,

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MetroB2014
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2019

Hi. we thank you for having chosen us in your pass through Bogota, we are waiting for you very soon. regards

Reviewed December 22, 2018

My friend and I traveled to Colombia (in the last week of November 2018, should it make a difference for travelers), with a primary interest in partaking in the incredible culinary scene. We did extensive research and were based in Zona G for five days,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lucyj941
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2019

Hi. Thank you very much for writing these lines, telling us your opinion about criterion. We are very happy to know that your visit to our restaurant was gratifying, we look forward to a quick return. regards

Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

A lot of the wines we want to order from wine list not available. Food was okay, but my main course (short ribs) lukewarm. So have returned it. They have solved it very good. Pasta with black truffle nice. Overall it was okay but not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JankeesR
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Thank you very much for giving us your opinion and be part of your trip to Bogotá. Come back soon. regards

Reviewed October 23, 2018

To be honest, One would expect such an eating experience when dinning at a restaurant of one of the most renowned chefs in Colombia. However, my experience was very disappointed. The dishes were well presented, but honestly the flavors were so out of place. Once...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank laugvaldez
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Hello, thank you for keeping us in mind in your visit to Bogotá, we apologize for not having met your expectations, this type of reactions we receive little of our dishes, however, thanks for your opinion, we will take it into account. regards

Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

As visitors to Bogoga were recommended the venue by a colleague. The food and wine were excellent but they were more leaving to French high cuisine which having not done our research was outside our expectations. If you fancy something non traditional, excellent food and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank julia h
Criterión B, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Criterion, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2018

Hello, thank you for choosing us in your visit to Bogotá, thank you also for your recommendations, we hope to have you back. regards

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