Bogota, Colombia - photo by Pedro Szekely under CC BY-SA 2.0
Bogota, Colombia - photo by Pedro Szekely under CC BY-SA 2.0

BOGOTA: ALL OF THE RESTAURANTS PICKED BY ANDREW ZIMMERN ON DELICIOUS DESTINATIONS

When Andrew Zimmern visited Bogota on his show Delicious Destinations, he and his crew picked many restaurants. Here are all the addresses and the dishes showcased, all in a convenient list:

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DISH – Ajiaco

WHAT IS IT?

Soup made with chicken, potatoes, corn and guasca.

WHERE IS IT?

Casa Santa Clara
Carrera 2 este # 21-48, Estación Funicular Cerro De Monserrate
Bogotá, Colombia

DELICIOUS DESTINATIONS BOGOTA NOTES

Restaurante Casa Santa Clara is set on the mountain village of Monserrate in Bogota.

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DISH – Arepas

WHAT IS IT?

Fried flat, round, unleavened ground maize dough.

WHERE IS IT?

EL RECREO DE LOS TOMASINOS
Cra. 9 #51-24
Bogotá, Colombia

DELICIOUS DESTINATIONS BOGOTA NOTES

El Recreco de los Tomasinos is famous for their Arepa de Huevo (arepa stuffed with egg).

DISH – Lechona and Tamal Tolimense

WHAT IS IT?

Lechona – Colombian roast pork, where pork cuts are marinated and wrapped in the skin of the whole pig, along with peas and grains, before being baked in an oven; Tamal Tolimense – tamales with pork, eggs and chicken.

WHERE IS IT?

Lechoneria La Dietética de Natagaima
Av. Caracas #28 B-03 Sur
Bogotá, Cundinamarca, Colombia

DELICIOUS DESTINATIONS BOGOTA NOTES

This lechoneria is known for its lechona with crispy skin and delicious meat, as well as Tamal Tolimense.

DISH – Bandeja de Paisa

WHAT IS IT?

Platter of chicharrones, ground meat, morcilla, chorizo, plantains, rice and beans, topped with egg.

WHERE IS IT?

Las Acacias
Dg. 61b #85
Bogotá, Colombia

DELICIOUS DESTINATIONS BOGOTA NOTES                     

Las Acacias serves traditional Colombian dishes.

DISH – Chocolate Santafereño

WHAT IS IT?

Chocolate bars melted in boiling water, with cloves and cinnamon.

WHERE IS IT?

La Puerta Falsa
Cl. 11 #6-50
Bogotá, Colombia

DELICIOUS DESTINATIONS BOGOTA NOTES

La Puerta Falsa near Plaza Bolivar in Bogota has been serving Chocolate Santafereño to its customers since 1816.