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El Nomadico Bar Restaurant

Calle Avaroa Entre Aniceto Arce y Junin | Zona Norte, Rurrenabaque 591, Bolivia
+591 67151792
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good14%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish curry” (40 reviews)
“mash potatoes” (7 reviews)
“local fish” (4 reviews)
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International, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Calle Avaroa Entre Aniceto Arce y Junin | Zona Norte, Rurrenabaque 591, Bolivia
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Reviewed September 1, 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner at la nomadico. The fish curry is amazing. Also really liked the spare ribs and garlic bread.

Thank Docterloeb
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We went here and had the fish curry and it was excellent. I really recommend this place. My only recommendation would be to be prepared to order something else as I thought the serving was a bit small (or I wasn't full thanks to all...More

Thank JosephMcGhee
Reviewed August 2, 2017

place was awesome, host is the lazyest person i met but the food (wich takes in average 40mn) was worthy great cocktails also.

Thank travel m
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

After reading the reviews we came to have the fish curry. It was freshly prepared and good. So was the dunucuabi fish. The restaurant is a bit in the back, a dark corridor leads there and we first left again after coming to an empty...More

Thank Itchy-Feet_AundM
Reviewed June 28, 2017

A bit of a bold statement but it really is the best fish curry I've had in my life so far. If you are Rurrenabaque, you MUST visit El Nomadico. Their fish curry dish wrapped in banana leaves is to die for. We went there...More

Thank sitarawebster
Reviewed June 16, 2017

The fish dishes are amazing and the Australian owner a very friendly guy! (if you roll cigarettes and you wanna make him happy - give him one, he misses good tobacco)

Thank Janika L
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant and service. The fish was great and the pique a lo macho (50bob) was also perfect and a lot. The owner spoke very good english and was very friendly. Might be not the cheapest in town but, for sure one of the better...More

Thank rapha_y_nici
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

The most amazing fish curry. We tried both fish curries and together with steamed veggies we were in heaven. Great snacks and cocktails and super friendly service. If you have one day in Rurre, go here!!

Thank Yanaye
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

We had the fish curry and the Bolivian fish dish that also came in a banana leaf along with rice and perfectly steamed mixed vegetables. After so much bland food in South America, this was a tasty revelation. Couldn't help by visiting a second night...More

Thank EdinburghDrich
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

We have been travelling for a few months now, and this little gem recommend by our Jungle guide was absolutely delicious. We tried the fish curry in banana leaf, and the traditional dunucabi which is also cooked in banana leaf. The restaurant is owned by...More

Thank lucyelliott08
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April 1, 2015|
Response from EdinburghDrich | Reviewed this property |
We visited April 2017. The fish curry was 50 BOB, the bolivian fish dish was 55 BOB. Most of the other dishes were the same price. The lemonade (which we loved) was a reasonable price too (I forget exactly but maybe 25 BOB... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$9
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 12:30 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
4:00 p.m. - 2:30 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Avaroa Entre Aniceto Arce y Junin | Zona Norte, Rurrenabaque 591, Bolivia
  • Location: South America  >  Bolivia  >  Beni Department  >  Rurrenabaque
  • Phone Number: +591 67151792
  • E-mail
Tribute to global nomadic culture in elegant surroundings, Enjoy the night at El Nomadico with a selection of coctails, ice cold beer, or dine to national or international selections from our homestyle cooked delights. Come and appreciate the beauty of our kuta timber furnishings, Watch a host of international sports, enjoy and share the latin american passion game, all to the background tunes of music from all around the globe. We invite you to be a part of the el nomadico culture in appreciation of peoples from all around the world.
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