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Pacifico Restaurante

#57 of 494 Restaurants in Cali
Certificate of Excellence
Seafood, South American, Colombian
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Avenida 9n 12n 18, Cali 760045, Colombia
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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142 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

The food was good (not bad, not excellent). The service is ok. For me it was strange that our group was the only one at the restaurant at a Wednesday night. Other restaurants in the neighborhood had more people. The "lulo" juice is good, but this one was very acid. The other day I had other in another restaurant and... More 

Thank Luiz D
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308 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016

I had a English speaking driver take me to a good seafood restaurant. This was a good choice for me. I had a fresh, flaky filet of fish with a delicious sauce. Side of salad and rice with coconut. I tried the jugo lulo for the first time and enjoyed the change. Excellent furnishing, nice interior design, were warm feeling... More 

Thank BigDogPanama
Bogota, Colombia
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

I was because I saw the recomendation at the hotel brochure. The food is really good, te soup is the best soup in Cali. I strongly recommend it, in adittion the prices are normal.

Thank Diana Constanza A
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

We ordered entries, taste was good but presentation was not the best. I asked for a "lulada" and they did not have. Hot was terrible, some fans helped a little bit.

Thank Catalina T
Miami, Florida
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I was craving "piangua" and was able to satisfy that (not as good as my mom used to make but hey) something that I will not find in many places. I got a huge portion, only complain is that it was a bit salty. Ceviche was also very good. Definitely worth the visit.

Thank Levi70
Warsaw, Indiana
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166 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014 via mobile

Second time in Cali and took my parents out for lunch. We had a great meal but even though the restaurant was empty when we got there, the head waiter that seemed very experienced, gave us the menu and stood there without even giving us time to see it. When we were done, the check was brought without asking for... More 

Thank Juancho D
Bogota, Colombia
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

If you have plans to visit Cali don't miss Pacifico. If you are looking for traditional food from this area of the country, this is the right place to go to. You will find a variety of seafood, fishes, rices from the Colombian Pacific cooked with the very original recipes inherited from the ancesters. This is not a so fancy... More 

Thank Mauricio C
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160 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

With a good cazuela and average price this can be a good choice for travelers.. And it is not so hot.. Ventilated and friendly people.

Thank marcos b
Warsaw, Indiana
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166 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014 via mobile

In a nutshell you get real food from our pacific coast at a great price. Located in Granada next to other restaurants and places for nightlife. Make a reservation and remember that plates are quite big so go one by one. Can't wait to go back for the souls and shrimp platters

Thank Juancho D
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Enjoyed lunch at Pacifico. I loved the lulo fruit juice. It was a sensory experience. The presentation even looked wonderful of this juice, with floating fruit and seeds at the bottom. The Timbal de Mariscos, a fish dish topped with squid, conch, crab, was a lovely curry dish. Order it with rice instead of the plaintains to fully savor the... More 

Thank Ajit J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Seafood, South American, Colombian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida 9n 12n 18, Cali 760045, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Valle del Cauca Department  >  Cali
  • Phone Number: 6533753

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