Restaurants

Top Choice Fusion in Cali

Platillos Voladores

Cali's best fine-dining experience, Platillos Voladores offers an interesting and varied menu of beautifully presented gourmet dishes combining Asian, European and Afro-Colombian influences. Seafood is prominent and…
Top Choice Cafe in Popayán

Mora Castilla

This upstairs cafe is always busy with chatting locals and prepares excellent traditional snacks and drinks including salpicón payanese, champus, tamales and carantantas. If you're still hungry, pop next door to sam…
Top Choice International in Popayán

Carmina

A cute little Catalan-run cafe in a less busy part of the historic center, serving a fantastic set lunch with six delicious side dishes. It also prepares good breakfasts and, in the evenings, Spanish omelettes, past…
Top Choice Colombian in San Agustín

Donde Richard

This grill restaurant on the road to the Parque Arqueológico serves the best food in town, with generous portions of quality roast meats, steaks and a variety of fish dishes prepared in the open kitchen. A great spo…
Grill in Mocoa

Humo

One of the best restaurants in town, Humo is a casual open-air affair constructed from wood and bamboo. Typical smoked meat and fish dishes are served on banana leaves with tacacho (pureed green plantains with pork …
Colombian in Cali

Zea Maiz

A colorful basement restaurant in San Antonio serving delicious homemade yellow-corn arepas (corn cakes) stuffed with all kinds of goodness. There are 17 vegetarian options and a further nine choices for carnivores,…
French in Popayán

La Semilla Escondida

This bright bistro just north of the bus terminal prepares great savory and sweet crepes as well as delicious pasta dishes. The gourmet set lunch (COP$10,000) is fantastic value while on Sundays they prepare a speci…
Cafe in Pasto

Salón Guadalquivir

This cozy cafe on the plaza serves classic pastuso snacks, including empanadas de anejo (small fried pastries), quimbilitos (sweet pastries of raisin, vanilla and sweetcorn) and envueltas de chocolo (sweetcorn cakes…
Italian in Popayán

Restaurante Italiano

Swing open the saloon doors of this Swiss-owned Italian joint and you'll find great pizza and pasta as well as authentic fondue for those cool mountain nights. The steak is the best in town and the set meal (COP$11,…
Colombian in San Agustín

Altos de Yerba Buena

On a hillside on the way to the Parque Arqueológico, this cute little restaurant uses produce from its own organic garden to cook well-prepared Colombian and international dishes with delicious sides. The diminutive…