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Alquimico

Open Now: 6:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
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Best mixologist in Cartagena

Awesome customer service from greeting us with a huge smile, narrowing down the exact drink custom... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
OnAir87350
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Great stop for cocktails

A great cocktail menu. One menu page is dedicated to drinks created by their bartenders and some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Kyle W
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  • Poor2%
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“great cocktails”(16 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(10 reviews)
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Located in the Historical Walled City in a colonial palace, Alquímico brings an innovative bar concept to Cartagena. Awaken your senses with inventive cocktails, experimental licor infusions and a gastronomic offering that draws on authentic...more
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Hours Today: 6:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Calle del Colegio No. 34-24 | Centro Historico, Cartagena 130001, Colombia
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+57 316 5331932
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Awesome customer service from greeting us with a huge smile, narrowing down the exact drink custom made for each of us, meal recommendations and providing us with other great cocktail locations within the wall. Come for the experience and make sure you ask for Tata...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great cocktail menu. One menu page is dedicated to drinks created by their bartenders and some involve rare ingredients you won't find elsewhere. As others have said, no flip flops allowed.

1  Thank Kyle W
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a treat Alquimico was! From the staff to the atmosphere to the roof deck and of course the cocktails, this was the highlight of my time in Cartagena, and probably in all of Colombia. The cocktails were innovative and delicious and the bartenders were...More

1  Thank cbolotsky
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very interesting place for a night out ... if you are into the style!!! Loud music (very good indeed) , good original drinks, good ambience. Try the Mai Tai and the Laboratorio!

1  Thank Diego K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

do not wear flipflops, they might not give you access to the location. However, once you are in, pure delight and enchantment. excellent value for money.

1  Thank Laurent V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I travel for work and can honestly say that this is my favorite bar ! They have the most creative drinks and nicest bartenders you have ever met . The inside decor has to be one of the coolest most unique places I’ve visited in...More

1  Thank Dean R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the best cocktail bar my friends and I have been to — even compared to our hometown of New York. Our server Johana was knowledgeable and friendly. She explained all of the food and drink options in perfect English. The mixologist, Arleis, is...More

2  Thank Bijou123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was visiting Cartagena with my partner and four other friends and we visited Alquimico our first night. The place and vibe was really cool. Great specialty cocktails on the menu. We arrived at around 10 pm and we’re still hungry, luckily the kitchen was...More

1  Thank bklynfuerza
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Alquimico is probably the coolest bar with the best ambience in Cartegena. The drinks were good and had a nice appearance to them. I would recommend checking this place out.

1  Thank dukeisgod23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I convinced my husband to go there on our first night in Cartagena. When we first got there he told me "Don't ever bring me here again. It is too fancy". A couple of good drinks and appetizers and an excellent service changed his mind...More

1  Thank tigerlily68
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Alize B
September 13, 2018|
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Response from Cork08123 | Reviewed this property |
Just preference really.
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BruceBanner79
August 4, 2018|
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Response from Amanda M | Reviewed this property |
$8-$10 per drink
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maykol v
May 29, 2018|
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Response from laura a | Reviewed this property |
No es necesario hacer reservaciones. Las dos veces que fui había una fila pero con sólo pocas personas. Adentro estaba casi lleno pero nos divertimos! Hay dos pisos y si quieres un ambiente más “chill” (calmado) sube arriba.
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