La Cevichería

Seafood in Cartagena

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At the once little-known spot prized by locals, the superb ceviche has in recent years drawn celebrity chefs and travel magazines, meaning that it's often rather crowded and certainly no longer a secret. That said, each dish is prepared with panache: the octopus in peanut sauce is incredible, as is the black-squid-ink rice and Peruvian ceviche.