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La Canoa Cafe Cultural

Cl 18 3-75 | Centro Histórico, Santa Marta, Colombia
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (9 reviews)
“profiteroles” (3 reviews)
“great cafe” (2 reviews)
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French, Cafe, Mediterranean, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Cl 18 3-75 | Centro Histórico, Santa Marta, Colombia
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

We really enjoyed our evening here and would have loved to go back if we'd had longer in Sta Marta. The cocktail list was particularly interesting.

Thank Sam O
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

I was suprise to find good "French" food in colombia. Good And Quick service. Prices are friendly. I recommend

Thank Darell1977
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Dropped into this place by luckfor the set midday lunch which consisted of fish soup , fish with a great pesto like sauce and a piece of chocolate cake so was very happy. Service was ok and the room was air conditioned whicheck meant a...More

Thank 644Richard
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This cozy French cafe is worth the visit if you're in the neighborhood in the afternoon. I had the robalo with clams in a sauce that I soaked up with the french bread. I then had a wonderful chocolate layered tart with marzipan and cream....More

Thank MALAWI8386
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Cool, nice and relaxed place. Food and juices are exelent. Must try is their hamburger! We ended comming back to this place severaltimes. Great service to.

Thank LarsAT
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Was fairly empty on a Saturday evening when we went. The building is very nice and may be better for a day visit with a coffee and pastry. The beer selection was very limited despite advertising a variety of breweries on the menu... they were...More

Thank Gedly888
Reviewed 6 July 2016

I love the food and the atmosphere! If you are in the area try it. Call them to see if they have some band playing as well.

Thank worldtraveler20016
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This place was a real find. The staff were very friendly and attentive. The sandwiches and appetizers were very good, but best of all were the profiteroles. We even asked for extra chocolate sauce. Who knew that some of the best profiteroles in the world...More

Thank Dick N
Michael N, Owner at La Canoa Cafe Cultural, responded to this review
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Que alegria que te haya gustado todo, y que hayas disfrutado de nuestros apetecidos profiteroles!! te estaremos esperando en otra...More

Reviewed 25 March 2016

I enjoyed my experiences here, but had a difficult time giving three stars because of my last experience. During my last experience, the server charged me propina. I was not particular impressed with the service and said no tip. She told me that that wasn't...More

Thank Roadknight777
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Was not overly impressed with the quality of food in this restaurant. The premises was nice, bright and clean and friendly staff. There was a selection of breads on display which looked nice but I didn't try any. For my lunch I had the salmon....More

Thank navangirl86
Michael N, Owner at La Canoa Cafe Cultural, responded to this review
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Lamentamos que no hayas tenido una excelente experiencia, es lo que siempre tratamos de lograr en cada visita de nuestros...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$17
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cl 18 3-75 | Centro Histórico, Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Magdalena Department  >  Santa Marta District  >  Santa Marta
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