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Cafe San Alberto

Calle Santos De Piedra No. 3 - 86, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 5 6600952
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“beans” (25 reviews)
“carrot cake” (7 reviews)
“iced latte” (6 reviews)
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Calle Santos De Piedra No. 3 - 86, Cartagena, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During our vacation, we stopped by the cafe San Alberto three times, but we were late and didn’t know they were closing @8 pm. Trip advisor listing hours were not correct. On our third attempt, we got in and ordered siphon coffee which tasted amazing...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TrWorldTraveler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to vista this place but unfortunately it was a bit disappointed the coffee was not hot the cake was dry and the place is really hot

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank thikraaa20
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love coffee and drink a lot of it. Tried multiple places in Cartagena but this is the one I came back to multiple times. Just fantastic coffee! Also the staff I dealt with were able to explain all the coffees in excellent English which...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David_Cloudchaser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

San Alberto coffee was recommended to us by a local in Bogota. It's excellent smooth coffee. We bought a few bags to bring home. Try the pour overover or one of the other methods to prepare your coffee to appreciate the flavor.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nonac
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Best coffe place Cartagena close to plaza bolivar. Better then other big company’s. There are so original!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank szecsenyi
Reviewed September 21, 2018

Not easy to find but so worth the hard work trying to locate it, walked past it several times until I realised where it was, Coffee is delightful and so good, love the fact that it is not just espresso and cappuccino styled coffee, literally...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Amgrsa
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

Take this home to share with family and friends!! I am a coffee enthusiast, (and I only drink brewed coffee black) I am no expert but I am from Kona Hawaii(land of famous Kona coffee) lived in San Francisco(where I enjoyed adventuring to different Cafes...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank kyo165
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Found this little haven when shopping in Cartegena. A cappuccino and a chocolate muffin. So good we came back again the next day!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Carolyn J
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

Love this little cute shop. The coffee and staff were awesome. Nice place to enjoy a drink or eat a small bite to cool off during ones exploring of the old city. Right around the corner from Santo Domingo plaza.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tiffany P
Reviewed August 8, 2018

I can't recommend this place enough. We did the coffee "baptism" with one of the owners. It was so abundantly clear that he has a passion for coffee, and over the course of 2 hours, he explained the coffee making process from start to finish....More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank aboots17
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MillerPatrickC
October 31, 2017|
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Response from Andres D | Reviewed this property |
Didn’t use it. However, a few people were working on their computers while having their coffee... so I guess there is.
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Travellingaucol
July 4, 2016|
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Response from FunkyWildcat | Reviewed this property |
It is a very small place. We took our 7 and 10'year olds and it was fine. They have iced drinks and cakes as well as the amazing coffee. I suppose if you want the kids to relax and be noisy then it might frustrate other... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Santos De Piedra No. 3 - 86, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 5 6600952
Description
A temple for Colombia's most awarded single estate coffee. A unique specialty coffee shop devoted to present the coffee grown at San Alberto Estate (Buenavista, Quindio, Colombia). A wide array of coffee preparations: classic, alternative, cold or hot, always using beans 100% grown at San Alberto. Delicious sweet and salty pastries
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