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La Sandwicheria

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££ - £££
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Calle de la Tablada 7-34, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 5 6648075
12:00 - 23:00
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Xemxija, Malta
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's a bit pricy for what you get, but it's on a nice streetin front of a little park... it was a nice lunch

Thank Leandro A
San Francisco, California
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Super slow service and exceptionally rude staff. Mediocre food on a chaotic block with lots of pesty street performers. Not recommended.

Thank Tim A
Cartagena, Colombia
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69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

A fantastic location, nice outdoor sitting on a very cozy and romantic plaza also appropriate for children. The sandwiches’ are average, nothing special. I would say you pay more than you get considering the quality of the food.

Thank happyjaveller
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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109 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This eatery looks OK but the food we had was terrible. Both had felafel, hummus and salad. Well the felafel was 'crucified' it was so overcooked and rock hard. The hummus did not taste of anything and so runny it had been watered down with something. Lastly the salad consisted of three wafer thin pieces of tomato and a pile... More 

Thank James H
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

I was so excited to eat here because, yes, atmosphere is super chill, cute and bohemian vibes in a nice location off a plaza. Whilst my eggplant, cheese and olive pate baguette was pretty nice, i have never waited so long for something so basic. Didn't start off well when we waited 15 minutes for two cokes to be brought... More 

Thank gemgemmm_
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a great little spot if you are trying to avoid tourist traps or are tired of eating in fancy/expensive restaurants during your visit to Cartagena. The coconut lemonade and falafel eggplant sandwich were both delicious. Friendly service, chill atmosphere, good music (they were playing Compay Segundo during our lunch there). Highly recommend.

1 Thank pdxoregon2
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Low key place with good food, next to a plaza. It only has few tables and they run out of options, so you might be limited, but it is worth trying! Good music as well

Thank Julia F
Ho Chi Minh
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is nicely located on the corner of place Fernandez de Madrid. We sat outside to enjoy the fresh air, however we were disappointed by the food : the standard pescado/arroz/platano/ensalada was the worst we had in Colombia (frozen fish when the sea is only 100 meters away, dry rice from the microwave...). Price was similar to other places,... More 

Thank Fred E
Victoria, Canada
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174 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Ordered a falafel sandwich for lunch. It was served in a pocket pita with various veggies accompanying the falafel. I have had falafel served to me many times in restaurants around the world and no one had managed to ruin it until this place. The falafel was overcooked into hard discs that were barely chewable. The waiter was indifferent to... More 

Thank advoctae
Rydalmere, New South Wales, Australia
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76 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

We went to eat in centro and encountered this place. The fish was awesome along with the falafel but the waitress, Danis was really good. She was going all out to keep us happy. Recommended! areangedtravelers.com

Thank ManishSydney

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Gastropub, Mediterranean, Pub, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de la Tablada 7-34, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 5 6648075

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