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El Cabrestero

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Villavicencio, Colombia
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Bogota
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Very good atmosphere. The service is excellent and the live music is fascinating. It is ideal to share with family or friends environment. It is easy to reach and there is always parking available

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Thank Fernando M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

Stopped here for some meat while in Villavicencio. Got a huge platter of mixed grilled meats including mamona. Lots of beef, plantain and yucca too. Very tasty and good value.

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Thank Brendan C
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

Good food, efficient service, traditional meat without the long drive outside the city. Variety of fruit juices and desserts.

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Thank MaurizioGallivanting
Villavicencio, Colombia
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126 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2014

A good option in Villavicencio without having to make the long drive to eat mamona. Definitely worth a visit.

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Thank DaytonaMike
Bogota, Colombia
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2014

This is a very good restaurant, the best beef (mamona) we ate during our stay. It was full, we had to wait a little but it was worth it. Looked like most of the costumers were locals, we had a very good lunch there.

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Thank jucas01
Cartagena, Colombia
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95 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2013

at the middle of the day when you get hungry this is a great option to refill your balley and taste the flavor of the original recipe of "mamona"; this is beef from the calf...just yummy

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Thank her g

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
South American, Colombian, Steakhouse
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Villavicencio, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Meta Department  >  Villavicencio

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