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La Bodeguita Del Medio

Calle Santo Domingo No 33-81 | Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 5 6601993
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good31%
  • Average26%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
Nov 17, 2017
“Nice lunch. Cuban. Small, local feel. ”
Sep 20, 2017
“NIce lunch”
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Central American
$$ - $$$
Calle Santo Domingo No 33-81 | Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
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Reviewed February 27, 2018

Its name," La Bodeguita del medio" called our attention thinking that it may be an extension of the one in Cuba. We don't know if it is or not, all I can say is our experience was terrible, I lived in Miami, Florida, for the...More

Thank amelgar2016
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on a holiday Monday when the place we sought out wasn’t open. It was a good choice. We had the shredded beef and fish. It was good, not great. Little or no English spoken (shame on us, we don’t speak Spanish)....More

Thank famtravlesny
Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Despite of the bad reviews of this place. I really think the value is good. Not to expensive if you compare to other places in the old town. I paid 85mil for my girlfriend and me , good price for a nice portion of calamaris...More

Thank Eduardo V
Reviewed June 6, 2017

I made the decision to eat here because I did love to eat in another Bodeguita del Medio in a different country. Since the moment we arrived we realized something was wrong with the restaurant, no other customers, the setting was kind of old and...More

Thank Hildegard F
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

We stepped in after a quick comparison tour, and the restaurant had one other couple seated. It's the low season here in Cartagena, so that wasn't surprising. There were four or five tables occupied by the time we left. Decor is Cuban memorabilia. The chairs...More

Thank rick2619
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

The worst food ever . And the credit card was also not accepted as they could not connect so I wasted more of me time in this terrible place

Thank gegwendelle
Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

Small, charming Cuban restaurant just few steps from Santo Domingo church. Nice interior with Cuban photos and other memorabilia. Ordered squid stuffed with mussels and crab meat. It took some time to get it on the table but once there, it was yummy. It comes...More

Thank vanelic
Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

La Bodeguita del medio is a small restaurant located within the walled city. We enjoyed a delicious meal, with great taste, flavor and perfect portions. The prices are fair for what you get. The service was excellent. It is pretty small so they don't have...More

Thank mangoosten
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Terrible food , I ordered fry pork chunks , masitas de puerco , there were reheat or something so wear that can not explain the taste or flavor , I did not eat it , then my wife ordered rice and beans and they brought...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed July 17, 2016

I ate here with my husband and two children. The kids and I had the garlic shrimp and husband had the ropa vieja. We all loved our meals. The rice was delicious, with hints of chocolate it seemed. Very flavorful. The service was friendly. The...More

Thank travlmama
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Central American
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Santo Domingo No 33-81 | Centro Historico, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 5 6601993
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