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il Bongustaio

Boulevard Racetrack # 605 Colonia San Benito | San Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador
+503 2528 4200
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“porcini” (2 reviews)
“lamb” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Boulevard Racetrack # 605 Colonia San Benito | San Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

While in a congress in El Salvador we were basically doing lunch and dinner there every day. And while the place was packed with all the congress people, the service only suffers slightly unlike in other restaurants here. The food is absolutely delicious, we had...More

Thank Albert J F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this place for birthday and had a blast! Not many dishes but food is simply great. Chef does a great job. Each dish was amazing and there’s plenty to pick from. Love this place and staff is very friendly and serviceable. Widely recommended!!

Thank Javier C
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Beautiful place. Great food. Super service. Several excellent dishes include the lamb, the carpaccios, the pastas. Can't go wrong here. Try the fish in a block of salt.

Thank henryyarhi
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Common there is no way you can give less than 5 stars, yes its pricey, put worth every penny. The service is great, and the food is even better.

Thank Xrent
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Aesthetically: simple, elegant, clean lines 😍 and unique. Best Pasta in Central America. A must, got to try it!

Thank Beenover60countries
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you are looking for perfection in your food not only in presentation, but also in taste as well as service, look no further. This restaurant is the perfect match for an incredible night of feasting.

Thank luistona
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Il Bongustaio offers world-class food with great taste. The place is nicely decorated. Customer service is outstanding. Widely recommendes when going to San Salvador. Definetely a must!

Thank Javier C
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I have been going to Il Bongustaio since 2004, and it is truly an outstanding restaurant. It is one of my favorite Italian Restaurants in the World. They have the most extraordinary Gnnochi al Pomodoro. I highly recommend it! Their Burrata is fabulous, as well...More

1  Thank Paminaxxi
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

I recently had a business dinner here and the food was delicious, the ambiance is relaxing and the staff was very accommodating. I had the Sea Bass and it was delicious. I highly recommend this restaurant and can't wait to go back. P.s. the Chocolate...More

Thank GypsyDrifter
Reviewed 26 July 2016

The best Italian food in El Salvador. Excellent service and menu with a lot of specials. Highly recommend for dinner.

Thank Alberto P
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Racetrack # 605 Colonia San Benito | San Salvador, San Salvador, El Salvador
  • Location: Central America  >  El Salvador  >  San Salvador Department  >  San Salvador
  • Phone Number: +503 2528 4200
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