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“The real deal”
Review of Demente

Demente
Ranked #59 of 796 Restaurants in Cartagena
Certificate of Excellence
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: No reservations required!
Reviewed March 8, 2014 via mobile

Yes, it is pricey, but it is the real deal. This is the future of where Cartagena is moving to.
Chic and Real.

So, leave your Prada shoes and Ralph Lauren shirt at home, get relaxed have a drink by the side walk and enjoy the great music.

Thank JGVIANA
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Reviewed February 25, 2014

We adored Demente.. Super cool environment with Bossa Nova, Jazz & Blues whispering in your ears. The building itself is was saved & restored by the owner, Nick, who is very friendly, courteous and totally hands on. His recommendations on Tapas, wine & top quality cigars was right on; the grilled queso with an onion marmalade was my favorite; my husband loved the pulpo ceviche & the skirt steak medallions. Cheers to the young & very talented Chef Julio! Getsemani is the more bohemian part of the walled city; it is in the middle of a transition that will hopefully lead to more restored historical buildings, eclectic cafes & fantastic local Chefs. We wish there was a Demente in Miami! Gracias Nick for your Hospitality; You Rock! Saludos from Monty y Carolina..

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Thank elimarcus1
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Reviewed January 31, 2014 via mobile

For a backpacker area this bar is way too expensive - walked past three times and it wAs always near empty. Paid cop 112,000 for three very mediocre tapas (tiny portion) and a bottle of red - the cheapest red at 60,000 cop.


Thank Paul M
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Reviewed January 30, 2014

This is a fun place to stop in on a night in Getsemani. We had heard such hype about it that we were a little disappointed. That said, the tapas are very tasty, and the drinks menu is well-rounded, although kind of spare. Definitely would consider this for a drink and snack, but not a full meal.

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Thank robotmuppet
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Reviewed January 23, 2014

Very cool spot in Getsemani right across from Plaza De la Trinidad. Full menu of Tapas and drinks. I had the very good pulpo((octopus) ceviche with avocado and went Club Colombia beer. They do have Aquila on tap. Place is decorated with mirrors of famous people and characters that vary from Warhol to Woody Woodpecker...

Thank Stephen R
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