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El Rego Gastro Bar

$$ - $$$Latin, Fusion,
Calle 18 2 55 | Calle 18 #2-55, Santa Marta, Santa Marta District, Magdalena Department, Santa Marta 470004, Colombia
+57 319 6536659
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good6%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ramen” (3 reviews)
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Latin, Fusion, Gastropub, American, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 18 2 55 | Calle 18 #2-55, Santa Marta, Santa Marta District, Magdalena Department, Santa Marta 470004, Colombia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to have some friends recommend this place to us whilst we were visiting Santa Marta for a few days. The bar is run by a Canadian, Colombian couple who provide the best service and individually talk to each table throughout their meal....More

Thank Michelle N
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

So we had just checked into our Airbnb and we are strolling down the streets of Santa Marta and we hear some great music coming out of this restaurant, so we wander in. As soon as we walk in we are greeted and sat right...More

Thank Asad A
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

This place is dope! Great food, cooked by the co-owner himself, great vibes and music choice, and friendly service. The inside has the old architechture and on weekends there is live music, where it gets packed with about 50-50 locals and foreigners. Affordable for sure...More

Thank scott m
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

El Rego was our favorite place to eat in Santa Marta! We actually went twice in four days. The vibe is very fun and Anthony (owner and head chef) is super relaxed and welcoming. The chicken wings and burgers are among the best we’ve ever...More

Thank matthewlminder
Reviewed July 29, 2018

My friends and I come here regularly, at least once a week when we were living in Santa Marta. Always guaranteed to have good music, the food is tasty and the drinks are original. Service is on point! It has a great atmosphere and is...More

Thank a k
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

I live in Santa Marta and my friends I go here almost once a week. They have an amazing happy hour where you should definitely try their Magarindo (spelling?) cocktail! They have a ton of live music and it’s always unique cool talented musicians. Definitely...More

Thank Shauna B
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

I love it! ❤ They are super friendly and the music is on point to enjoy your meal. I allways come back.

Thank aleja_av
Reviewed July 19, 2018

not many options for genuine pubs and bars in santa marta , this place is dark and has a nice feel, they have acoustic sets from mainly duos ,some ensembles which is unique in this city,you dont get the same energy listening to records. it's...More

Thank hurricanehallam
Reviewed July 18, 2018

Really cool bar with great tunes, and easily the best food I had in Santa Marta especially for the price. Anthony the owner was really friendly and helpful too. Will be back sometime in the future for sure!

Thank Calum S
Anthony K, Owner at El Rego Gastro Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2018

Thanks Callum! Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed July 17, 2018

Live music, a delicious vegetarian hamburger with fries and beer... what more do you need? My friends had ramen and tacos, all good sized portions and tasty food. We were all satisfied when we left. Staff is attentive and friendly. The interior looks classy.

Thank Studim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 18 2 55 | Calle 18 #2-55, Santa Marta, Santa Marta District, Magdalena Department, Santa Marta 470004, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Magdalena Department  >  Santa Marta District  >  Santa Marta
  • Phone Number: +57 319 6536659
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Delicious hand crafted menu, mix of Asian and Western plates. Live music on weekends. Unique amazing cocktails, and the longest beer list in Santa Marta. Find us by the hand painted mural on the front of the house.
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