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El Escudo del Quijote

) #37 of 695 Restaurants in Cali $$$$ Latin,
Calle 4 Oeste #3-46 | El Peñón, Cali, Colombia
+57 2 8932917
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ravioli” (4 reviews)
“octopus” (3 reviews)
“maduros” (2 reviews)
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Latin, Colombian
Calle 4 Oeste #3-46 | El Peñón, Cali, Colombia
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We were a group of 5, went to dinner on purpose Monday night, it was quiet and a nice ambiance - Lovely background music. Our experience was excellent! Worth every dime. Every dish was surprising, appealing to our tastebuds, exploring different flavors (typical of Colombian...More

Thank melipirie
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We enjoyed the place so much that we went twice in four days. The cuisine is very creative, but always close to Colombian tradition. Service is impeccable. A must try.

Thank MMFoucher
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Had a marvelous lunch date with my husband. As a starter, we ordered the shrimp with alioli de maracuja which was delicious. As main dish, we recommend the maduro ravioli with brie with a butter of dried tomatoes. Their freshly made bread is delicious. One...More

Thank Crisbeasan
elescudodelquijote, Director General at El Escudo del Quijote, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Thank you very much, we love to cook and to serve. Is for us a jorney made with love, passion and respect for you and our beatiful Valle del Cauca.

Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I arrived because a local customer recommended it to have a different dinner, so we arrived and I thought that it would be another regular experience in a fusion cuisine restaurant but, the first thing that sent me signals that it was above the expectations...More

Thank JoseAGutierrez
elescudodelquijote, Gerente at El Escudo del Quijote, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016
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Muchas gracias!!!

Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

It was a great experience. The food is delicious. The service was excellent. I absolutely think to come back very soon.

Thank Marlon R
elescudodelquijote, Propietario at El Escudo del Quijote, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2016

Muchas Gracias!

Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

I'm writing in English for foreign people to understand and go to this restaurant The ambiance it's really nice, food was excellent, I only eat appetizers and it were delicious, very good wine and the best was the service El peñon is a nice neighborhood...More

1  Thank Carlahernandez
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

I went for dinner with my husband. As appetizer, we ordered the fried ravioli with chontaduro and a not so spicy sauce that was delicious. As main dish, we had the ravioli with maduros and brie cheese. Super delicious! Good wine selection and service. My...More

Thank Crisbeasan
Reviewed 24 February 2016

This was a great meal, food wise. The restaurant itself is divided into many smaller rooms, and while the decorations and ambience are thoughtful and spot on (keeping with the don quixote theme) , some of the tables are a little cramped, including the one...More

Thank Juli0207
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We are very happy that we discovered this tasteful restaurant near Parque del Penon, because the cuisine was a delicious fusion of Colombian and International served in a friendly and attractive environment of creative decor.

Thank CMWabroad
elescudodelquijote, Gerente at El Escudo del Quijote, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2016

Thank you!!!

Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

This is probably one of the best restaurants in Cali. The chef is a master and a mixer. Her exquisite sense of flavor mixture and fusioned flavors, gives this restaurant 5 stars. The chontaduro ravioli, the pig skin (placer del cerdo) and the octopus are...More

Thank Juancho D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Latin, Colombian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
00:00 - 11:00
00:00 - 11:00
00:00 - 11:00
00:00 - 11:00
00:00 - 11:00
00:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 4 Oeste #3-46 | El Peñón, Cali, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Valle del Cauca Department  >  Cali
  • Phone Number: +57 2 8932917
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