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El Patio Salteneria

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Calle San Alberto 18, Sucre, Bolivia
+591 4 6455173
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Paris, France
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My Airbnb host recommended me this place and he was right! Salteñas here were delicious, I'm planning on going again before I leave Sucre to try the other kind. Very recommended.

Thank picusin
Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

The system works great once you've figured out you have to pay and order first. It's a beautiful restaurant inside and service is fast and effective. Go early or they'll run out of certain salteñas. Delicious balance of flavours. Best salteña in Sucre in my opinion

Thank valdebon
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37 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Nice patio to enjoy and great coffee. Good for foreigners, you won't get sick. If you're more than one in a group, send someone to find a table while u wait in line.

Thank ihavewanderlust
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62 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Had heard mixed reviews about this place and I had to make a real effort to eat here. Three times I visited and each time they had ran out of saltañas. Each time I was told by one or two different staff who were either rude or completely disinterested. Finally on the fourth visit I managed to get served two... More 

Thank Jude A
San Francisco, California
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2016

Had the carne as well as the chicken saltenas. The chicken was better than the carne, which was essentially beef stew inside. I wouldn't recommend going out of your way for this. If you happen to be in front of the place and hungry, grab one, but don't expect anything more than average flavor. Pretty space though.

Thank britmorton
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Best salteñas and empanadas I had in bolivia so far. Located in the Center with a nice yard. About 16 Bs for a salteñas or empanadas

Thank David S
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

A quick lunch stop. Firstly, you give your order at the front desk as you walk in, then take a seat. A staff member then takes your receipt and returns with your food. The food was quite good, the service was reasonable. You sit in a courtyard, which is quite good for watching people. All in all, not bad for... More 

Thank rjs6Pint
Zurich, Switzerland
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95 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

I think regarding the Salteñas, this place is overrated, They are neither especially good nor worse. If you ar hunting for the best Salteñas, go to the streets and eat yourself through the secret recipes of the street vendors and different pastelerias! The place is very good however, to watch the locals mingle with tourists. Very nice to have a... More 

Thank jeanluc865
Black Creek, Canada
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52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

The best saltenas in town ( so our local friends told us). We certainly enjoyed them and returned for more a number of times. The juga con leche was excellent also. It is an airy atmosphere, a great place to have a brunch of saltenas. It is a saltenas place so that is what is on the menu.

Thank teamturtledmdm
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Perfect for a light lunch or snack. We tried a meat and chicken saltenas and they were both incredible, particularly the meat one. Very sad that we didn't have the time to return! Useful to note that it closes at 1, so get there early. On our first trip we got there and it was closed :(

Thank Celia P

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Latin, Fast food
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle San Alberto 18, Sucre, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Chuquisaca Department  >  Sucre
  • Phone Number: +591 4 6455173

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