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La Cocina De Pepina

Callejon Vargas Entre Arsenal y Calle Larga | Getsemani, Calle 25#9a-06 Local 2 Casa Amarilla, Cartagena 13001, Colombia
+57 5 6642944
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“stuffed peppers” (25 reviews)
“soup” (55 reviews)
“coconut rice” (54 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Callejon Vargas Entre Arsenal y Calle Larga | Getsemani, Calle 25#9a-06 Local 2 Casa Amarilla, Cartagena 13001, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We started with a local juice called "corozo" that put us in mind of the cherry juice you get in Turkey. Quenching on a warm day. Aware of the size of Colombian portions we ordered a fish soup (sopa caribe) and bass (róbalo). The soup...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Pip1953
Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely little award winning restaurant lived up to the hype and then some. We tried almost every appetizer, and frankly? You can't go wrong. Each one was prepared with fresh local ingredients in an inventive take on traditional Colombian fare. You could taste the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank skygirl12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had A really nice dinner at Pepina and went back a second time. My absolute favorite were the ceviche Sísisi and the sopa caribe. So flavorful and delicious!! I also tried the chicken (was ok), the posta (it has a sweet sauce that might...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nimia M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant after reading the reviews. We had the More El Queso soup, Posta Cartagenera and Gallina Monteri for our kids. The food was very good and we were not disappointed.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GSzyman
Reviewed December 9, 2018

The food was okay but the menu very limited, my desired dish was not available, and it was overpriced local fare. To add salt to the wound, we ordered coffee and they brought us instant coffee Nescafe!

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Maria W
Reviewed November 23, 2018

The food was great. Had the stuff peppers and a beef dish. Try their chips - made from beans. I would have ordered more but was already stuffed. Unlike many places in Columbia it had an English menu. It is small and you will probably...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LynnGo58
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here on our first day in Cartagena. Staff are friendly and the food is amazing, fresh and a proper taste of Colombian Caribbean food.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cat_b903
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Small place to enjoy tropical Caribbean food, small menu that offers a lot of specialities from the area, try the original Ceviche from the Casa Pepina Si Si Si and the Ceviche de Camerones, or the tarta de Yucado, typical desert from the area. You...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Beate J
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Tiny, perfect restaurant in Getsemani. Get there when they open at 7pm or you will end up waiting for a table. I tried the shrimp with avocado salsa and the corvina ceviche. Both excellent! All the food going by looked delish.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Playabunny
Reviewed October 29, 2018 via mobile

Our hotel was just around the corner and the hotel owner recommended this restaurant for lunch. We were SO glad he did! Our meal was fantastic. My daughter got the Sopa Caribe (soup) and I had the Posto Cartagenera (steak). Nothing fancy but the food...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rob T
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88cdw
November 7, 2016|
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Response from nflorian | Reviewed this property |
Hi,You can have spicy and the do have a spicy sauce which I used.
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Lucia O
February 16, 2016|
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Response from Marcelo H | Reviewed this property |
no seating outside
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$4 - $17
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:45 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Callejon Vargas Entre Arsenal y Calle Larga | Getsemani, Calle 25#9a-06 Local 2 Casa Amarilla, Cartagena 13001, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 5 6642944
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Description
Walk in restaurant. WE DON´T TAKE RESERVATIONS We serve traditional dishes from the Caribbean coast of Colombia. Come and enjoy our culture.
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