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Restaurante Bolsi

Estrella 399 esq Alberdi, Asuncion, Paraguay
+595 21 491841
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“empanadas” (23 reviews)
“bread basket” (5 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Pizza, Mediterranean, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Estrella 399 esq Alberdi, Asuncion, Paraguay
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Reviewed yesterday

Traditional centre of Asunción, very comfortable, nice atmosphere, excellent food with multiple choices. Efficient service.

Thank NunoVitorino
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A trip to Asuncion is not complete without lunch at Bolsis. Great fish stew, ham and cheese melts, and when you look behind you, you see dozens of pastries under glass case, hot and ready. I like to mix elbows with the locals at the...More

Thank anacondapy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a very famous place both for young and mature people. Nice to gather with friends, have a beer and a very good meal

Thank Cris K
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at the cafe here a few times while visiting Paraguay and everytime it's been pretty good. They have a great assortment of empanadas and other hot foods and their dessert counter has an impressive variety of sweet treats. Definitely a great place to...More

Thank camelot43
Reviewed 9 June 2017

A very traditional (since 1960) restaurant, honest prices, excellent food, international cuisine with a hint of local touch.

Thank Vinicius F
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

nice downtown restaurant for lunch good menu, clean and good service parking is an issue. price reasonable . close to downtown hotels.

Reviewed 20 May 2017

It's a famous restaurant and has all kinds of food, wide selection. It's budget to mid-range. They also have take out, or dine in. For dine in you can sit inside or outside or around the bar, so they offer all kinds of options. The...More

1  Thank Geminican
Reviewed 16 May 2017

It has been in business for as long as I can remember, their Pan Dulce (Panettone in Italian, a Christmas sweetbread, only available around Christmas time) is my favorite. They also have great variety of cookies, cakes and salty snacks. Great for a rest after...More

Thank Litin C
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

I recommend the 'piña y menta', for a cocktail without alcohol, if don't drink alcoholic drinks, like myself. Good food. Good location in the center, near the 'Panteón Nacional'. Always full at rush hour and on weekends. Mostly full during brunch and lunch hours. I...More

Thank Roland P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Great local eatery, one part is the restaurant, the other part is the coffee shop-diner.....tried both, both are amazing. Please try the Surubi.

Thank Fab221
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Estrella 399 esq Alberdi, Asuncion, Paraguay
  • Location: South America  >  Paraguay  >  Asuncion
  • Phone Number: +595 21 491841
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Bolsi is a third generation family-owned restaurant which opened in 1960.
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