With a burgeoning offering of bars, restaurants and alternative stores, this is undoubtedly the city’s most fascinating commercial and residential neighborhood. Admire the area’s intriguing mix of styles as you spend the day exploring its streets.
BREAKING YOUR FAST
There’s no better way to start your day than at a mouthwatering artisanal bakery like Mistral, El Árbol del Pan or Krost. For a delicious homely breakfast, be sure to visit one of the area’s emblematic eateries, Doméstica or La Castaña.
ANOTHER SIDE OF FASHION
Independent design has found its home in Chapinero, with alternative stores such as Rock’n’Rola. Check out the ever-famous Dr. Martens shop while you’re over there.
Contemporary Colombian cuisine is sure to tickle your taste buds in Minimal, Mesa Franca or Salvo Patria. Delectable Latin American fare can be found in El Chato, while vegetarian food has its home in Casa Lėlytė.
Teatime is nothing short of a delight at the Taller de Té, with a wide variety on offer. Visit Metkalü, which sells a stunning selection of ethnic food products, and Orso, an Italian-style ice cream parlor.
Enjoy some beers with a pizza straight from the wood-fired oven in Indio, savor an Old Fashioned at Café Bar Universal, marvel at the unique offerings to be found at Villanos en Bermudas, or sip on an artisanal beer in Statua Rota.