Juan Manuel Barrientos, Colombia

Restaurants in Colombia: El Cielo

El Cielo is a restaurant in Colombia that will knock your socks off. Baby-faced chef Juan Manuel Barrientos’ inventiveness and his experimental tasting menu will challenge your preconceptions about food. In fact, it’s better not to come with any expectations at all – the experience will be different than anything you imagine.

El Cielo is all about creating emotions and reactions. Recent tasting menus focus on Colombian ingredients and traditions mixed with international techniques. After visiting El Cielo, you’ll understand why Barrientos is one of the top chefs in Colombia and why El Cielo came in at number 30 on the Latin America’s Best Restaurants List in 2015.

Calle 70 4-47, Bogota



2 thoughts on “Restaurants in Colombia: El Cielo”

  1. I can not agree more with you Karen! I visited “El Cielo” on Saturday and can not recommend it enough. It truly is a unique experience in a magnificent surrounding.

    1. Nathalie, I’m glad you enjoyed it! I’ve heard similar comments from a lot of my readers. And the experience is a bargain when you compare it with similar restaurants in the United States and Europe.

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