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Donde Chucho

Calle 19 No. 2 - 17, Santa Marta, Colombia
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (56 reviews)
“salad” (32 reviews)
“shrimp” (20 reviews)
Closes in 2 min
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Caribbean, Latin, Seafood, Soups, South American, Colombian
$$ - $$$
Calle 19 No. 2 - 17, Santa Marta, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best meal in Santa Marta. Went for lunch on a Saturday... When we left at 1.00 there was a wait for tables Had the salad. Outstanding

Thank Les S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little disappointed with this place given its high rating on TripAdvisor. The staff were super friendly and helpful but unfortunately the food was not the best. We ate in a few restaurants around Santa Marta and all charged in and around the same as...More

Thank Tillydillon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch after a recommendation and it didn't disappoint.The prices are on the high side for Colombia but the portions are huge. The food is tasty and well presented.The service is excellent (Our waiter was Gerardo). I'd definitely recommend this restaurant for...More

Thank JonathanEllis84
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Donde chucho is a good restaurant for to eat sea food. All in the menu is delicious is expensive but is necesary go to this place

Thank Annie O
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Can highly recommend their herb fish with patacones. You can tell it's a good restaurant when their patacones are fried in good (I.e. Not disgusting refried like in some places I've been to in Santa Marta) oil. Fast efficient service. One of my best meals...More

Thank Adele T
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We were 3 and were all very disappointed, since the reviews were quite good. We ordered 3 plates : - lobster a la plancha > overcooked, dry - lasagna napolitana > just a mix of tomato sauce and cheese with overcooked pasta ; disgusting -...More

Thank Cédric V
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered risotto and my wife ordered chicken. I made the mistake of offering her a mouthful of my meal and two seconds later, she had swapped our plates and was tucking into the best risotto I had ever tasted. We actively seek out this...More

Thank tanko12
Reviewed 31 May 2017

El producto como tal no lo tienen nada mal. Les falta tener un poco mas de calidad en el metodo de preparacion ya que me comi una langosta y estaba muy cocinada, esto hace que se pierda un poco el sabor. The product that they...More

Thank Luz Maria C
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in Santa Marta you can't miss visit "Donde Chucho" is a typical restaurant with local gastronomy. Shrimp, fish, rice and Patacones (green bananas). Really nice taste.

Thank TELLY93
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Interesting place in front of Plaza de los Novios. Very good fish ! We sat outside and enjoyed the storm that could be seen on the hills.

Thank Jdelapaz1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 19 No. 2 - 17, Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Magdalena Department  >  Santa Marta District  >  Santa Marta
  • Phone Number: 4210861
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