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El Chato

4.4 (2,003) $$$$ $$$$


Summary: Intimate venue with a twist on Colombian classics.

Located in Chapinero Alto, El Chato is a hip, intimate restaurant that stands out for its inventive use of Colombian ingredients. The two-storey venue offers a moody dining space and an interactive open kitchen. Alvaro Clavijo, the visionary behind El Chato, brings his international experience to the table, crafting dishes that challenge and delight the palate. From chicken hearts paired with young potatoes to a surprise avocado soufflé dessert, the menu is a testament to the rich culinary landscape of the region. Sourcing from small, local suppliers ensures that each dish tells a story of Colombian heritage with a modern twist. The spice library and coveted chef's table experience add to the allure, making El Chato a must-visit for food enthusiasts exploring the bohemian vibes of Chapinero Alto.


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Score 75.0 / 100 2023
Ranked # 1,234 in the World 2023



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