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Amaranta Cocina

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International food made with local products. Vegan options. The restaurant is inside a colonial patio of Hotel Plazuela de San Agustin, located in the Antonio Ricaurte square.
PRICE RANGE
$5 - $11
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
Latin, International, Spanish, Diner, Healthy, South American, Colombian
FEATURES
Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to this restaurant because it was highly recommended, and I was not disappointed. I could tell that a lot of love went into my dish. Even the side salad was delicious. I ordered the trout tempura which arrived with a basil pesto on...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello, Thanks a lot for your amazing review!! We really appreciate your kind words; they make us feel very proud of the this project. Hope to see you back soon.

Reviewed April 16, 2019

Worst meal I have had in Columbia. Very poorly cooked and presented. Who batters and deep fries a trout fillet. My partners Veggie burger was tasteless mush. Entire menu is overpriced and very disappointing in comparison to the decor.

Date of visit: April 2019
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simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded April 22, 2019

HI, I am really sorry that you have a bad experience with us. We hope if you return that we can make up to you. Its Colombia, not Columbia.

Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

We ordered the longaniza and steak which were recommended by our waitress- food was delicious and service was excellent - we really enjoyed our meal here - best restaurant in the area

Date of visit: April 2019
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R1899SQsimonj, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded April 14, 2019

Hello, Thanks a lot for your review!! The longaniza and the steak are great choice. Thanks a lot for rating Amaranta as the best restaurant in the area.

Reviewed March 19, 2019

This restaurant came highly recommended. Walking in through the stylish colonial house entrance into the pretty outdoor courtyard I thought that it would be beyond my budget. I was pleasantly surprised to discover the very reasonable prices and good vegetarian selections. The staff are friendly,...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Anna P
simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2019

Hello Anna, Thanks a lot for your comment. When I knew this place I have the same feeling and one of my main goals was to have a good place to eat, with fair prices and great service. I am glad that we are achieving...More

Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Good place, very nice and welcoming waiters. The food is good. Special mention to the veggie burger.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Guillaumepll
simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2019

Hi Guillaume, Thanks a lot for your kind words I will let the waiters know your comments. I agree with you, veggie burger is great!! All the best.

Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Had an amazing time here, good food, food wine, and even better ambiance. Definately a place I recommend!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Rachelle V
simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2019

Hi Rachelle, Thanks a lot for your comment. We are pleased that you could have a great time in our place. All the best.

Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Got some good wine and the entertainment is pretty great too! Nice music and the veggie burger is really nice!

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Aisha H
simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2019

Hi Aisha, Thanks a lot for your comments, veggie burger it's a must and I am not vegetarian. Hope to see you soon. All the best!!

Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Food was really delicious and the music and ambiance was good aswell. Will definately recommend this place✌🏼

Date of visit: March 2019
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simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2019

Hi Anders, Thanks a lot for your kind words, all the team is very happy to hear that you have a great time. Hope to see you soon. all the best.

Reviewed February 24, 2019 via mobile

We were three people celebrating my b-/day. I had the chicken “amaranta”, my mom chose the trout-fish in tempura batter & my dad the house’ specialty: “lomo encostrado” (crusted steak). The food quality was tasty, well plated & seasoned. We will definitely come back, also...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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simonjU4991IT, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded February 25, 2019

Hello, Thanks a lot for your kind words, we love to have special celebrations in our restaurant. Very good selection of dishes. Hope to see you back again soon.

Reviewed February 8, 2019

We were recommended this hotels restaurant by the hiking guide who took us up to the sacred lake at Iguaque. We were not disappointed. The staff were charming and enthusiastic, the chef's handling of steak and chicken the best we had eaten in a long...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Simon J, Owner at Amaranta Cocina, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2019

Hi Alan, Thanks a lot for your kind words, nothing better than having a good meal after a long walk. All the best

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