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Top Choice Museum in Bogotá

Museo del Oro

Bogotá's most famous museum and one of the most fascinating in all of South America, the Gold Museum contains more than 55,000 pieces of gold and other materials from all the major pre-Hispanic cultures in Colombia.…
Top Choice Colombian in Bogotá

Andrés Carne de Res

This legendary steakhouse blows everyone away – even repeat visitors – for its all-out-fun atmosphere. The 75-page menu of classics like arepas and ceviches, and pages of succulent steaks (some portioned to serve as…
Top Choice Mexican in Bogotá

Agave Azul

This outstanding restaurant is a trip, both literally and figuratively, through truly authentic Mexican cuisine by way of Chicago, New York and Oaxaca. Chef Tatiana Navarro has no menu – just a daily open-ended tast…
Top Choice Breakfast in Bogotá

Abasto

A weekend pilgrimage to Usaquén is in order to indulge in the creative breakfasts and delectable mains and desserts at this rustic-trendy restaurant. Inventive arepas and seriously good egg dishes such as migas (scr…
Top Choice International in Bogotá

Prudencia

La Candelaria's hottest new restaurant is this doozy of dining and design run by Colombian-American husband-and-wife team, Mario and Meghan. The sunlit canopy, an unorthodox marriage of bamboo and steel designed by …
Top Choice Colombian in Bogotá

Mini-Mal

You'll be hard-pressed to find a more creative Colombian menu than at this excellent Chapinero Alto hot spot, which has resurrected some of the country's more interesting regional ingredients – sourced sustainably a…
Top Choice Museum in Bogotá

Museo Botero

The highlight of Banco de la República's large museum complex is several halls spread over two floors dedicated to all things chubby: hands, oranges, women, mustached men, children, birds, Fuerzas Armadas Revolucion…
Top Choice Craft Beer in Bogotá

Cervecería Gigante

American nanobrewer Will Catlett has created what feels like a boozy underground brewer's lair at Bogotá's top craft-beer destination, a simple, unsigned affair west of Carrera 14 with 12 taps (three dedicated to ho…
Top Choice Colombian in Bogotá

Canasto Picnic Bistró

This artistically driven and sustainably minded bistro near Parque El Virrey is all the rage in the city. Breakfast items like avocado toast with smoked trout and a long and colorful list of organic egg dishes are p…
Top Choice American in Bogotá

La Condesa Irina Lazaar

This small, unsigned 10-table eatery run by a hands-on Mexican-American from California caters to bohos, judges, elected officals and ambassadors in the know. It's named after a forgettable American Western, Shalako…