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La Taperia

#77 of 2,005 Restaurants in Bogota
Certificate of Excellence
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Cr 4a No 26d-12 | Macarena, Bogota, Colombia
+57 18053252
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were disappointed after reading other reviews. It was quite busy but we were given a table almost immediately. We ordered patatas bravas, a salad and an aubergine dish. The patatas bravas arrived before our drinks and were very salty. We waited some time and the salad arrived. The aubergine dish never arrived because we'd waited so long after the... More 

Thank Jude243
Bogota, Colombia
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24 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

This restaurant is not your typical tapas place, the tapas on the menu are creative, very tasty and all in all very recommendable. The service was friendly, the place is relaxed. Great place to go for lunch with a group or just a few people. With more people you can order more variety as the portions are pretty generous. Very... More 

Thank RobbertVV
Chicago, Illinois
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Really tasty food and very nice venue for dining. The octopus "a la taperia" was simply mouthwatering, although the portion was way too small. I get that tapas are meant to be small plates, but this was just a bite. By the opposite token, the patatas bravas with garlic mayonnaise were enough to feed an entire family. Very good experience... More 

Thank Marco B
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101 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here twice and every time it was delicious! They have a great selection of authentic, but not very obvious tapas and really good sangria (especially the white one with cava). Desserts are also very good. It was definitely the best tapas I had in Colombia.

Thank Julia R
New Orleans, Louisiana
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

A nice restaurant to share a good time with your partner or friends. Good ambiance, but decor quality is lowered by the fake, plastic jamones that are hung on every wall. Some of the hot tapas were a little salty to our taste. Service is good and fast. I little to the pricy end relative to the food quality, but... More 

Thank dalila706
Manzanillo, Mexico
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126 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Located in Macarena, not the song title, but a bit of a bohemium scene. The place was full by 8:00. We only had wine and a few tapas, but enjoyed them all. I highly restrict myself by not eating seafood any place a long way from the sea. The locals did not share my paranoia and some of the plates... More 

Thank p0liner01
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

In this place you will find that good food and nice drinks aren't necessarily expensive. Order the sangria and ask the staff for recommended dishes and they will surely guide you.

1 Thank jpmejiacalle
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33 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016

W went to have some tapas and some sangría. We had, garlic shrimp, tortilla de patatas, pulpo gallego and calamar with alioli. The food and service were good. it is a nice option if your are in the mood to share different plates.

Thank Rafael R
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

I love tapas and here you can find delicious ones ! They offer a great choice and you can try original tastes. The restaurant is nice and well decorated. Staff is friendly. I highly recommend this place

Thank chlorate1954
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Tapas is what makes this a famous place (hence the name) and also its sangria. The best thing about La Taperia is that the food and beverages are excellent and the prices are wonderful. For less than USD50 two people may enjoy food and wine and be very satisfied.

Thank jpmejiacalle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cr 4a No 26d-12 | Macarena, Bogota, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bogota
  • Phone Number: +57 18053252

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