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Casa Quintero | Kra.9 No.11 -75, Villa de Leyva, Colombia
(8) 732 0735
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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Hidden inside a lovely courtyard, (on the main plaza) is Lebanese restaurant. We tried the assorted plate which included a variety of dishes, all with authentic flavors. A vegetable salad was also fresh and tasty with an original dressing. The owner, the great-granddaughter of a Lebanese immigrant is cheerful and friendly

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Fair Lawn, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

This restaurant came recommended from someone that my wife knows in the area. As she stated "Other places have their ups and downs but at Zarina, you're never disappointed." We decided to give it a shot. It is located in a charming old Spanish home (along with a number of other restaurants) called Villa Quintero, right on the main square.... More 

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Columbia, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

The food was spectacular! Some of it almost seems like a mix of Mediterranean and Asian cuisine and it worked very well. Lots of great options for vegetarians.

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

Pleasant courtyard seating in common area shared by three different restaurants. We had two separate combination platters so all told we tried about 15 different dishes. We thought everything was very good/tasty other than the falafel. Our server was quite pleasant.

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Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Lovely staff fitted us in on a busy NYE. Food was very good and we never felt rushed to leave despite a constant stream of hopeful diners. Recommended.

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Thank 9andrewf
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015 via mobile

We got to VDL really hungry and Zarina was a place we found fast. We didn't expect anything and the food was really good, specially the trout with almond sauce.

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Cajica, Colombia
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39 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

Arabian mix good. SERVICE was excellent. Always giving us the best SERVICE. Is not cheap but is si dar so good for vegie people

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 via mobile

It is a small well located restaurant. The menu is not so big but the dishes are well prepared. The trout with apple sauce is perfect. It has not the best wine seller in town but you can stand it. The service is excellent.

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Medellin, Colombia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

We loved the food and the special attention of the host Zarina, we would be back if we visit Villa de Leyva again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We absolutely loved this restaurant. The place is beautiful, inside Casa Quintero which is a huge colonial house with many other restaurants and shops, and right off the main square in Villa de Leyva. The food was spectacular, I had the beef medallions and my husband had the trout, both cooked to perfection, with very fresh ingredients. The service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
International, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Casa Quintero | Kra.9 No.11 -75, Villa de Leyva, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Boyaca Department  >  Villa de Leyva
  • Phone Number: (8) 732 0735

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