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El faro

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Cali, Colombia
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50 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

I went to El Faro on a Wednesday when the drinks were 2 for the price of 1 (unbeknownst to me). I looked at the menu and noticed that they had long island ice teas. I ordered one, not realizing it was a drink for two people that comes served in a fish bowl with 2 straws. I drank the... More 

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West Hollywood, California
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42 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2014

Between 2 trips to Colombia this was my most expensive meal. There are no prices on the menu! The food was so so and the service was virtually non existent. It was 8PM and me and my guest were the only people there.

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Thank Jeffrey B
London
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44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2013

This is an excellent restaurant. Great location, good security, and quite simply excellent food. The gravel stone floor was an irritant for those ladies with high heels, but I am sure they soon forgot when the meal was served.

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Tromso, Norway
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192 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2013

Excellent place in the south of Cali. The food is good but the show is the best. Very good live band presentations. Highly recommended!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2013

I definitely recommend El Faro. The food is good and the atmosphere is festive and fun. Usually there is good live music. It is often crowded so make reservations unless you adventurous like me and my friends. The food selection and wine selection is good. While I usually get seafood my friends have tried many different items and without fail... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 13
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Dinner
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cali, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Valle del Cauca Department  >  Cali

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