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Armadillo

#36 of 2,068 Restaurants in Bogota
Certificate of Excellence
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Carrera 5, Bogota 250017, Colombia
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sat 1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Salt Lake City, Utah
2 reviews
Reviewed March 10, 2017 via mobile

Don't let the funny name scare you away. The best table service ever and exquisite salads and main dishes.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed January 31, 2017

Wonderful restaurant, very good food and a clever menu, only drawback is that none of the staff speak English and they don't have an English menu, so you need to be able to understand/read some Spanish.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed January 31, 2017

We totally enjoyed our meal in every way. The service was excellent along with the food. We had lobster, lamb, steak and crab with great sauces and presentation. The dessert, brandy, tea and wine were a wonderful addition.

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Thank juice55
Ottawa, Canada
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84 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed December 31, 2016 via mobile

Armadillo is a rare find. Just when you think you're about to run out of breath in the rarified and busy streets of Bogota you find this place, tucked near the hills of an already hilly part of town. My woman and I followed the suggestions of our knowledgeable and competent waitstaff and it was delicious throughout. Wine choices were... More 

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Thank windfootsteps
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled out our hotel for a walk after a long haul flight from London and popped into this reataurant. The staff were friendly and attentive. We both had Pasta dishes, the Vegetable Ravioli and Black Linguini Lobster. Both dishes were superb, beautifully presented and tasty. Try the Red Colombian beer, also a top choice. Would recommend this place.

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Thank Kevin T
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103 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed December 22, 2016

My family and myself we have been going to Armadillo for the last 10 years. The service is great and the food is amazing.

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Thank Juan Camilo V
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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57 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed December 16, 2016

Nice atmosphere, personalized service, a wide assortment of dishes available as well as a good wine list. The open chimney another plus on chilly evenings. Food quality very good.

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Thank Pierre F
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed December 2, 2016

Walked into this restaurant by sheer luck, and it was one of the most pleasant experiences during my stay in bogota. The food was absolutely delicious. I had a peruvian ceviche as an appetizer. The fish was absolutely fresh, with the perfect amount of lime, tangy twist and crunchiness to it. As a main course I had Aubergine Raviolies. I... More 

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Thank sophiaplease
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139 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Armadillo a few weeks ago when visiting Bogota. It was a chilly night so sitting by the fireplace was a pleasure. Lots of little armadillo sculptures by it, very cute. The venue is cosy, nicely set up and inviting. The food was excellent, we both had fish dishes (the tuna and the salmon) and profiteroles for... More 

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Henderson, Nevada
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318 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
Reviewed November 9, 2016

Walked here from our hotel. Great choice. Professional wait staff was on top of everything. Party of 6, no reservations and no problem. Interesti g decor. Good menu with variety. Some dishes better than others of course but everyone enjoyed their meal. Reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
1:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 5, Bogota 250017, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?