90% of 52 votes say it's Celiac friendly

141 5th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217 Directions

Top Reviews


Celiac
1 month ago

Have had several good experiences here years ago, but tonight we were seated and waited 20 mins at our table with no server coming over. We asked the hostess and still no one came over. Our two young kids were starving and crabby so after 30 mins we gave up and left.

Not celiac
3 months ago

Absolutely my new favorite Colombian restaurant. The menu is large but not too expensive and very well labeled. The service is attentive enough but not overly unctuous. Happy hour runs 11 AM to 11 PM. What’s not to love?

Celiac
5 months ago
Celiac friendly

Service is really fast even when it’s crowded and the food is so good and very delicious I love going here and when I can eat here I do 😋😋😋😋the empanada sampler is soooooo good

Gluten Free Features

  • Celiac Friendly
  • Dedicated Fryer
  • Gluten Free Menu

Categories

  • Brunch
  • Dairy-Free
  • Delivery
  • Happy Hour
  • Kid Friendly
  • Late Night
  • Latin
  • Plant Based
  • Restaurant
  • Takeout
  • Vegan Friendly

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5 months ago
Celiac friendly

Love this place! Huge amount of wonderful options for celiacs...and a Kids menu with a large number of marked gluten free options which made my two Calais daughters thrilled...that and the virgin pina coladas!

Celiac
9 months ago
Celiac friendly

Order: lunch special vegetable empanadas and vegetable tacos with a side of rice beans and plantains. Extremely flavorful and tasty food and a nice atmosphere. I’m hurrying to go back!!!

Not celiac
11 months ago

Amazing! So many options for GF DF and staff is so knowledgeable! Johanna is an amazing waitress and made our birthday celebration perfect!

1 year ago

My favorite joint in BK! They are super knowledgeable about celiac and gluten free customers. Flavors are delicious and staff are always so nice! It's authentic Columbian food! The steak and veggie emptiness are my absolute favorite. You also get a bang for your buck for lunch vs dinner. My favorite dishes are the plantain crusted chicken and skirt steak!

Celiac
1 year ago
Celiac friendly

Extensive GF options on the menu, and I didn't get sick at all, so in terms of gluten I would say it's safe. However, the food didn't taste very good (overcooked, dried out, generally lacking in flavor) and the service was terrible. We waited 10 minutes for someone to take our order, another 10 minutes for chips and guacamole, then almost 45 minutes before food arrived, and no one checked on us in the meantime. Maybe they're better for takeout.

1 year ago
Not celiac friendly

Despite being reassured by my server several times that everything was fried in the gluten free fryer, I spent the night on my best friend’s bathroom floor getting sick all night long. Ruining my vacation. Don’t eat here if you’re Celiac.

Celiac
1 year ago
Celiac friendly

The chicken soup was great, however, the food does not look fresh and over price.

Celiac
2 years ago
Celiac friendly

I have been here several times and have always had great food that was safe.

Celiac
2 years ago
Celiac friendly

Excellent! Just order the lasagna (yes lasagna) and thank me later. Sooooo good. Most of the menu is gluten free. Pricey. But you're not eating dinner in Park Slope for cheap.

Celiac
2 years ago

This place is so wack. No phone orders. The arepas are literally just the corn meal bread. No filling. Got chicken and cheese and it was the corn patty with cheese and chicken on top of it. Carry out and there were no utensils or napkins.

2 years ago

Some many gf options including main dishes...dedicated dryers

Celiac
2 years ago
Celiac friendly

Great food, great drinks. Everything clearly labeled and never had any cross contamination issues.

Celiac
2 years ago
Celiac friendly

So many gf options and everything is clearly marked. Amazing flavors! Try the lulo caparainha.

3 years ago
Not celiac friendly

define "gluten-free" - was sick for hours immediately after eating here. Definitely NOT celiac friendly

Celiac
3 years ago

Used to be my favorite place, but they aren't careful....They got popular and don't care anymore. They served me raw food and told me that's how they make the food! Lol forgetting that I have allergies, they just don't know how to cook for non-allergic guests either.

Celiac
3 years ago
Celiac friendly

A bit on the noisy side. But what really got them down to only 2 stars is the food was horribly salty. Almost inedible. Latin restaurants in general have salty food, but this was the worst.

Celiac
3 years ago
Celiac friendly

So good to have great, gf Latin cuisine. Enjoyed everything and did not get ill. Great drinks too. Very knowledgeable staff.

Not celiac
3 years ago

This plce is celiac friendly with separate fryers for their preparation. However, I ordered Take out and waited for almost an hour. I asked about my order but was not helped. No one came to let me know why it took so long. the food was good.

3 years ago
Celiac friendly

I have eaten here and ordered delivery numerous times over the past several years and have never been glutened from anything. It's one of the few places that are very careful with cross contamination.

3 years ago
Celiac friendly

Absolutely delicious food! They were so accommodating. I wanted to know if the coconut mussels could be GF and it turns out that the side of bread they put in it is the only reason it's not listed GF so they made my dish without. Everything was so savory. Definitely coming back here!

Celiac
3 years ago

Unreal flavorful food that you don't have to worry about cross contamination with. Really amazing.

Celiac
4 years ago
Celiac friendly

Great food and service! I have celiac disease and ate here with no problem! The server was attentive to my gluten free requests and knowledgeable of preparation of food in the kitchen.

Celiac
4 years ago

Good, happy hour on weekdays cheaper empanadas.

Celiac
4 years ago
Celiac friendly

The empanadas are the thing of dreams! So delicious! It's not that cheap, but the portions are huge. There are tons of vegetarian gluten free options. Everything is clearly labeled v and gf.

Celiac
4 years ago
Celiac friendly

the empanadas are to die for!

Celiac
4 years ago

Love this place! Gluten free fryer with a very informative staff. Plus the food is delicious!

5 years ago

Fantastic variety with many GF choices.

5 years ago
Celiac friendly

Rejoice! They have a second fryer! This place is not only supremely welcoming to celiacs, they offer an extensive menu to choose from. Get the plantain rellenos! Superb! Get the arepas with Colombian chorizo and avocado salad. Your mouth will thank you!

Celiac
5 years ago
Celiac friendly

Amazing, some of the best food I've ever had, mostly everything on the menu is gluten free and they use dedicated fryers

Celiac
6 years ago
Celiac friendly

Out if this world food

6 years ago

Yum! I have been here for brunch twice. All gf items are clearly marked on regular menu. Good amount of choices, all delicious. Guacamole is good and even the drinks are yummy. .

Celiac
6 years ago

This place is incredible. My favorite Brooklyn spot. Delicious GF fried foods as well as fresh salads and casseroles. Awesome for any meal.

Not celiac
6 years ago

Delicious, dedicated fryer, so many choices.

Celiac
6 years ago

Wonderful place, the first place in the neighborhood I could go to safely. Take advantage of the gluten-free fryers for some great cornmeal empanadas or any other fried foods you've been missing. They also have gluten-free pancakes on weekends. I've never had a problem, and their gluten-free selections have only gotten more extensive, and more delicious, over time.

Celiac
7 years ago

GreAt food. 2 dedicated gf fryers so you too can have French fries if you want. And I did. And I loved them. So happy. The arepas was so good too and don't forget he margaritas!

Celiac
7 years ago

My favorite gf place in Brooklyn. Great food and atmosphere.

Celiac
7 years ago

GF items on menu are easily identifiable. Food is very good. Arepas are knock your socks off

Not celiac
7 years ago

Eat here, it's amazing. First my only complaint: the plantain chips they served to the table weren't cooked in one of their dedicated gluten free fryers. Now for all the good stuff: The majority of the menu is gluten free. It was nice to have the normal menu in a restaurant and have so many things to choose from. In my party of seven everyone was very happy with what they ordered. The food was absolutely delicious and some of the best I've ever had. Well seasoned, flavorful, fresh and colorful. There is a link to their menu on Findmeglutenfree.com, but to summarize their menu is Colombian/Latin American cuisine. The ambiance was great to. Very funky cool restaurant. Can't wait to go back.

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