Top things to do

Bistro in Salento


Tuck into delicious international cuisine out on the deck or in front of the open fireplace in this fantastic modern bistro. On the diverse menu you'll find burgers, wings and other comfort foods alongside more gour…
Bar in Salento

Billar Danubio Hall

This is every Latin small-town fantasy rolled into one. Old men in non-ironic ponchos and cowboy hats sip aguardiente (anise-flavored liquor) as they play dominos. The clientele breaks into ragged harmony whenever a…
International in Salento

La Eliana

Prepares gourmet pizzas, pasta and, if you're in the mood for something different, real Indian curries all served on a deck overlooking the garden. The portions are generous and prices are very reasonable for the qu…
Cafe in Salento

Café Jesús Martín

This groovy cafe serves top-quality espresso coffee roasted and prepared in the owner's factory. It's got a distinctly upper-crust feel to it; don't expect to see too many local farmers drinking here. Also serves wi…
Bar in Salento

Donde Mi Apá

This is the place where hardworking mountain folk come to get seriously smashed after a tough day at the office. The cozy interior is full of assorted antiques/junk from all over the Zona Cafetera, and behind the ba…
American in Salento


Get your gringo on at this hugely popular little diner serving big portions of American classics to homesick travelers. Take your pick from excellent burgers, wings, burritos or nachos and top it off with one of the…
Colombian in Salento

Rincón del Lucy

Sit next to perfect strangers at crowded tables to eat the best-value meal in town: fish, beef or chicken served with rice, beans, plantain and soup. Also a good spot for a filling breakfast before a hike.