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Donde Carlos

#4,928 of 18,960 Restaurants in London
££ - £££Latin, South American,
143 Goldhawk Road, London W12 8EN, England
+44 20 8749 9575
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“bandeja paisa” (9 reviews)
“empanadas” (6 reviews)
“beans” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
143 Goldhawk Road, London W12 8EN, England
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and friendly service. Go to donde Carlos for an excellent steak, even better than Argentinian. Great prices.

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff. Food quickly served. Very good portion and the prices are reallt good. Absolutly recomend for any occasion. Delicious food

Thank VeraPinto
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We often go here in small group for a bit a lunch which starts from 12pm as a vegan I feel that the dishes a can select have a range of flavours and nutritional value the portions are great and all the food is super...More

1  Thank tanyaprince2002
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

I lived in Colombia for 5 years and eating at Donde Carlos reminded me of my time there. From the food to the music, the juices to the telenovelas, the whole evening was a trip down memory lane. We had a bandeja paisa each which...More

Thank aphector
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The set lunches are very good value, and come with a soup and a choice of 3 main courses. The food is always tasty, brought quickly, and the price is right. The service is OK, could be a little more attentive, but you don't go...More

Thank withtheblues
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Lunch yesterday was great! Food very fresh tasting and looking and hot! Empanadas in a crispy corn pastry crust. Chicken soup really gorgeous. Portion so generous I could not eat more than half and waiter ore than happy to put it in a secure take...More

Thank MouseyLund
Reviewed 2 July 2017

we had the typical Colombian breakfast (according to the menu). A plate with rice and beans, a scrambled/ omelette of onion/ tomato/ pepper, a flatbread and two pieces of steak. It was all stodgy and rather bland. a request for some form of sauce resulted...More

Thank 991udayt
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Was disappointed with this. Everything was cooled from frozen. Arepas was undercooked, empanada was still cold inside and looked old. Service was slow and kept getting things wrong. It was very quick to cook and very cheap. However overall I would not return.

Thank James S
Reviewed 23 June 2017

i just came back from 3 weeks in Colombia and was missing the food. The arepas were not cooked enough, patacones made with sweet bananas and not plantain! the empanadas were made with mashed potatoes.. needless to say i was quite disappointed, specially since it...More

Thank VanessaA1215
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Party of 4, 2 adults, 2 child. Saturday around 4pm. We were recommended Donde Carlos by friends who are Colombian and know that we love Colombian food. Donde Carlos does not fail. We had 2 Bandeja Paisa, 2 Chuleta de Pollo con Arroz, 4 Colombiana,...More

Thank Sylviepw
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Lewis F
29 March 2018|
Response from aphector | Reviewed this property |
From memory I’d say there are very few. They may be accommodating to your request though, frijoles (beans) with rice and plantain being one option perhaps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 143 Goldhawk Road, London W12 8EN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8749 9575
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