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La Sandwicheria

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Calle de la Tablada 7-34, Cartagena, Colombia
+57 5 6648075
12:00 - 23:00
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Innisfil, Canada
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75 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Sorry did not eat here but had a cheap beer for 4000 pesos when everyone else was charging 6000 peso and up

Thank chrisincabo65
Pacifica, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Strange to see the wildly different reviews of La Sandwicheria, but this was my first time there. All I can say is I had a dinner of chicken in yellow curry with rice, plantains and a slaw-type salad that was delicious, one of the best meals I've had during my week in Colombia. That and a large rum drink for... More 

Thank TikiTimeLA
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked around Centro and San Diego looking for a nice place to have dinner. Comparing prices amongst all the restaurants we saw, 'La Sanwicheria' is definitely one of the cheaper restaurants you will find. It is small and cosy with a chilled out atmosphere and the staff are extremely friendly and accommodating. The hummus and falafels were a great... More 

Thank Rodrigo S
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cozy little restaurant located in a beautiful small street next to the center of cartagena. They serve really good and big sandwiches, as well as Arabic food. If you're looking for vegetarian food, give a try to the Mediterranean plate (20000 COP) which includes falafel, rice of the day (the ingredients vary depending on the day), hummus and salad. I... More 

Thank Pamina C
Den Haag
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86 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although we don't speak Spanis (and they don't speak much English) we received a very warm welcome here. We had very tasty hummus and falafel with good pita bread. The (Saturday) night were there, the street was closed of and we sat in the middle of the road. Very nice! Oh, and they have great "jugo's naturals"!

Thank PieterDH
Xemxija, Malta
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

It's a bit pricy for what you get, but it's on a nice streetin front of a little park... it was a nice lunch

Thank Leandro A
San Francisco, California
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58 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Super slow service and exceptionally rude staff. Mediocre food on a chaotic block with lots of pesty street performers. Not recommended.

Thank Tim A
Cartagena, Colombia
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69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

A fantastic location, nice outdoor sitting on a very cozy and romantic plaza also appropriate for children. The sandwiches’ are average, nothing special. I would say you pay more than you get considering the quality of the food.

Thank happyjaveller
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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111 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This eatery looks OK but the food we had was terrible. Both had felafel, hummus and salad. Well the felafel was 'crucified' it was so overcooked and rock hard. The hummus did not taste of anything and so runny it had been watered down with something. Lastly the salad consisted of three wafer thin pieces of tomato and a pile... More 

Thank James H
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I was so excited to eat here because, yes, atmosphere is super chill, cute and bohemian vibes in a nice location off a plaza. Whilst my eggplant, cheese and olive pate baguette was pretty nice, i have never waited so long for something so basic. Didn't start off well when we waited 15 minutes for two cokes to be brought... More 

Thank gemgemmm_

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Gastropub, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle de la Tablada 7-34, Cartagena, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Bolivar Department  >  Cartagena District  >  Cartagena
  • Phone Number: +57 5 6648075

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?