The Best Restaurants in Sonson, Antioquia

TLDR? Art, history, and food are a great match, so Sonsón is waiting for you to discover its secrets. 

The definition of a typical Antioquian town, Sonsón has so many activities to do and things to discover that visiting is worth the three-and-a-half-hour trip from Medellin. 

Adventures of all kinds are waiting for you to discover in Sonsón, especially if you’re interested in art and history.  You’ll see some beautiful religious art, and maybe even have a religious food experience! 

If you’re ready to learn about some of the best eateries in Sonsón, read ahead! 

Best Restaurants in Sonsón, Antioquia 

Best Restaurants in Sonsón, Antioquia

Despite being a small town, Sonsón’s restaurant scene has a surprising amount of options for a delicious meal, be it breakfast, lunch, or dinner. 

With flavors ranging from the traditional to the cosmopolitan, the restaurants and cafes of Sonsón are waiting for you to experience all they have to offer! 

Let’s jump in! 

Café Savalo 

Café Savalo

Café Savalo’s quiet, calm environment is perfect for families or couples to relax while listening to some great music. 

Come here after a long, tiring day to chat and chill! 

Available at the café are: 

  • Americanos
  • Cappuccinos 
  • Mochaccinos 
  • Smoothies
  • Ice-creams
  • Bakery items 
  • Sandwiches

I recommend trying the  “Cappuccino choco-almendra” with some waffles! 

Put this café on your list of places to visit for its comfort, good vibes, and even better staff. 

Keep in mind that the café’s only payment options are cash or QR code. 


Address: Cra. 6 # 7-24, Sonsón, Antioquia 

La Gloria Restaurant 

La Gloria Restaurant

La Gloria Restaurant is a multifaceted space: wonderful to share with a group of people or experience on your own in a solo dining experience. Regardless of the size of your party, La Gloria is the place to let yourself be taken care of. 

There are few places in Sonsón like La Gloria Restaurant, where delicious food is complimented by an elegant environment. 

I recommend trying out their long menu. Here, you’ll find traditional Italian dishes such as pizzas and lasagnas, but their global menu doesn’t stop there. La Gloria’s menu also includes: 

  • Sushi
  • Grill preparations
  • Seafood 
  • Colombian fast food 
  • Beverages 
  • Different rice preparations
  • A special kids’ menu 
  • And, last but not least, desserts!


Address: Cra. 7 #7-13 Piso 2, Sonsón, Antioquia 

Orange Pizzería Restaurant

Orange Pizzería Restaurant

If you’re hungry after a visit to the Museo Folklorico Casa de Los Abuelos Sonsón, or the Folklore Museum of Sonsón, walk on over to the beautiful Orange Pizzería Restaurant. 

Take in a lovely view of the town’s main square while eating one of the best pizzas in town! 

Address: Cra. 7 #7-07, Sonsón, Antioquia

Verde Arrebol Restaurant

Like La Gloria, Verde Arrebol Restaurant is not just a place to eat; it’s an experience. The restaurant is housed in a gorgeous white traditional style building, and all the dishes served here are of excellent quality, seasoned perfectly.  

The staff works hard to provide an experience you won’t forget, especially if you’re celebrating a special event or birthday! 

Address: Cl. 6 # 6-67, Sonsón, Antioquia

Los Rios Restaurant

If you’re looking for a traditional Colombian experience, Los Rios is the restaurant for you. Here you’ll find a long legacy of delicious Colombian recipes, as well as the unique flavor of the Sononerian culture. 

Their menu has everything from Colombian fast food, to sausages, to grilled meats. They even have a few fish platters, all known for their authentic taste. 


Address: Cra. 8 #9-69, Sonsón, Antioquia 

Dr. BurgeR 

Dr. BurgeR

Those in the mood for some fast food should head over to Dr. BurgeR. On Mondays and Tuesdays, the restaurant offers a promotion on their gigantic burgers, so come with a group or dare to eat one all by yourself! 

Everything at Dr. BurgeR is made with the best ingredients available, and they’re known for their top quality and big sizes. There are also yummy smoothies and lemonades to help wash down your meal. If you’re not a burger person, try their wings! 

Whatever you decide to eat, you’ll leave Dr. BurgeR feeling full and satisfied. 

Address: Cl. 8 # 6-13, Sonsón, Antioquia

La Cocoa – Café Bar

La Cocoa - Café Bar

If somehow you’re not already full, check out La Cocoa Cafe Bar. This is the perfect spot to chill, listen to some live music, and grab a snack from their large menu. 

La Cocoa Cafe Bar has a ton of dishes and a taste you won’t find anywhere else. Go ahead and give it a shot! 

Address:  Cra. 6a #7- 72, Sonsón, Antioquia

Dare to Try the Tastes of Sonsón! 

The dreamy streets of Sonsón are truly the place to enjoy some delicious food amidst gorgeous Colombian architecture. 

This beautiful city is waiting for you to discover everything it has to offer, so don’t miss out. Visit Sonsón! 

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