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El Balcon De Las Americas

Spanish, South American, Colombian
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7932 W Sample Rd, Margate, FL 33065-4712
954-346-4590
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was amazing and the service was great! Must try their chicken soup has to be the best I've had in a long time. Their lunch specials are also very good and very inexpensive.

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Thank Jacqueline R
Margate, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Although they were busy on a Saturday afternoon we were seated quickly our server was very helpful with specials and describing menus items. The food was great would go back again

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Thank lordupsmansir
Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No-frills restaurant with fresh seafood and delicious Latin dishes. The natural juices is the best part of this place. And the desserts are top notch. Portions are big and can be easily shared. Great for families!

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Thank Hermann S
Coral Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They have great Colombian food. There is a quick take out counter or sit down and have a full service dinner. On Sunday they make ajiaco a special chicken and potatoe soup that is typical in Bogota.

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Thank 123nyer
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

I have been coming to this particular location for a while now because the food is always really good. The girls are always so nice. Only gave it four stars because they are kinda slow waiting people.

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Thank Winterfell5
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Me and my family really enjoyed this restaurant. We just happened to be driving by decided to stop in for 6:30 dinner. This is a large place with plenty of seating. The outside looks clean unapproachable. We found the inside to be clean we sat at a booht beside the window and there was even a small CLEAN children's area... More 

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Thank chefdredd
Coral Springs, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I love Latin food. This is an excellent Colombian restaurant. Nice and friendly service. And the food is always good. I`ve tried almost everything on the menu and loved everything.

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Thank MsHaute
Margate, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

If it were only the food that is no good, you might be tempted by the fancy name ~ but there is no ambiance and arguably the worst service in Broward county.

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Thank FloridaMike_13
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2016 via mobile

The best Colombian Mondongo in Broward County. The empanadas with the home made Green Chile sauce is very good. Excelent service and flavors.

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Thank Erick J
Coconut Creek, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 via mobile

We always come here when we have visitors, family, friends to have a good meal that you know will not disappoint. Churrasco, chuleta callena, fried whole snapper, bandeja paisa... Just a few of the regulars we order. Never disappoints!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Spanish, South American, Colombian
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7932 W Sample Rd, Margate, FL 33065-4712
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Margate
  • Phone Number: 954-346-4590

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