Top ChoiceInternational in Manizales

El Jardín de las Delicias

Worth every penny of your hard-earned money, this place serves modern Colombian dishes with an international twist, lovingly crafted by chef Pablo who blends cooking techniques learned in Paris with local...

Mexican in Manizales

La Condesa Cantina

A bright little Mexican spot on the edge of the Milan dining strip serving tacos, quesadillas and elotes (Mexican grilled corn) with brilliance, flourish and seriously punchy salsa. Wash your meal down with a...

Vegetarian in Manizales


Rushi is a hip vegetarian restaurant serving great juices and interesting dishes such as vegetarian lasagna, quinoa couscous and chickpea casserole, prepared with skill and grace before your eyes in the open...

French in Manizales

El Bistro Francés

An unpretentious little place with just a handful of tables serving up traditional French fare at good prices. Take your pick from a variety of crepes (including veggie ones) or more filling beef, chicken and...

Bakery in Manizales

La Suiza

This scrumptious bakery does great pastries and serves tasty breakfasts plus excellent light lunches, including pastas, gourmet sandwiches and wraps. But it's the sweet stuff they do best. The coffee's not great....

Italian in Manizales


This modern place delivers with great home-style Italian food. The flavors here are subtle, the ingredients fresh and the staff professional. Has a fair selection of wines.

Colombian in Manizales

Don Juaco

Near the heart of the zona rosa, this popular restaurant is famed for its chicharrón, but also does great burgers and more filling meals – try the cazuela de pollo, a kind of chicken pot pie without the pastry.

Supermarket in Manizales


Full-service supermarket in Cable Plaza for those who want to cook. Has a good self-service fruit-salad bar.

Colombian in Manizales

Los Geranios

Famous for its large portions of traditional Colombian food, this place is great if you're hungry or just fueling up for a late night. The menu includes bandeja paisa, five kinds of sancocho (soup), ajiaco (a...

Middle Eastern in Manizales

Kibbes & Felafel

For a cheap and filling bite, check out this little kiosk located in a food court behind Cable Plaza. It offers falafel sandwiches and shawarma as well as some platters.