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Las Velas

Isla del Sol, Isla del Sol, Bolivia
712 356616
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“trout” (59 reviews)
“quinoa” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Isla del Sol, Isla del Sol, Bolivia
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11 - 20 of 155 reviews

Reviewed 17 March 2017

Having gotten a few tips about this place I was really excited to pay it a visit. We went just before sunset and turns lots of other people had the same idea. So the small restaurant was full within minutes. Teamed with the fact that...More

Thank aismccabe
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The place is somewhat special. Located next to a forest at the top of the hill in the south of Isle del Sol. The food is prepared freshly and at the minute of ordering, Place consider this fact while planning your time. The time between...More

Thank Thomas S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Best restaurant on Isla del sol, food was very fresh prepared (which takes a while) but it's def worth it. Nice atmosphere and perfect for sunset. Give it a try!

Thank Larissa F
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Travelling through South America can have complications... And on this day, we had experienced a few! Arriving finally to the Isla del Sol, climbing the seemingly endless way up to Las Velas was the last thing I wanted to do, and the best thing we...More

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Hard to find, but so good!! You need a flashlight when you walk back. Nice friendly family, realy good food. Perfect place for sunset.

Thank Frans v
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Obviously this place has amazing reviews and was recommended on multiple blogs, so we gave it a try. The bottom line was, food was good (my boyfriend loved the baked trout and thought it was best he has had on the trip), but you might...More

Thank Nell M
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We spent an evening in Isla del Sol and luckily someone had recommended Las Velas in a blog. All 3 of us ordered the trout in white wine sauce, with quinoa and veggies, with a bottle of Bolivian white wine. The food was incredible and...More

Thank RachelCrump
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We dined in the restaurant after vieweing the amazing sunset. The chef was very friendly and prepared all the meals by himself with a headlight on gas stoves. The fact that there was no power in the building let to a warm atmosphere and we...More

Thank Sebastian C
Reviewed 28 November 2016

My wife and I ate here for lunch last Friday (11/25), and it was very worth following the signs from Yumani to reach this somewhat hidden spot! Las Velas has a few tables indoors, but we were the only guests and opted for the lone...More

Thank kdwirsi
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely place with good food. As I am Italian I wouldn't take the pizza again, base wasn't too good but eatable. Trout was very tasty! Menu between 50-70 bolivianos, drinks a bit expensive. Owners are a very friendly couple. Bring a light to make your...More

Thank Olivia_engl_ita
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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
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View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Isla del Sol, Isla del Sol, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  La Paz Department  >  Isla del Sol
  • Phone Number: 712 356616
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