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Mercado del Rio

Calle 24 48-28 | Villa Carlota - El Poblado, Medellin, Colombia
+57 4 2611584
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (5 reviews)
“arepas” (5 reviews)
“crepes” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mexican, American, Steakhouse, Brew Pub, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Fast food, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Sushi, European, Spanish, Deli, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Middle Eastern, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 24 48-28 | Villa Carlota - El Poblado, Medellin, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 107 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there for dinner. The place was crowded and the ambience was relaxing. A whole lot of choices. Ended up having the paella. Not bad but could have had a little bit more seafood in the rice. Charge 5,000 pesos extra and load the seafood...More

Thank David T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not the "local" market you would expect, but defenitly the best place to have different types of food, the place is beautiful and nice music, food is delicious. You won't have an "authentic" experience, so if you're a hippie don't go there. If you have...More

Thank Louise D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for lunch and was surprised by the varied options and good food..I was able to select from a variety of food stalls the food I wanted...I highly recommend this place for variety of food and good options... The ambience was nice and clean...

Thank jamescasonjr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mercado Del Rio is a excellent market for qualitative variation of international cuisine. It’s a very well-kept group of restaurants which are very modern and clean. The food is really tasteful and the atmosphere is very inviting.

1  Thank Kenny L
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Super place with beautiful women. Plenty of places to eat, only thing I find ironic it was hard to find Aguardiente, which is the liquor of choice for most Colombians

Thank m l
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

What a great concept! This is no ordinary food court. TONS of different food options from breakfast to dinner and dessert! There are so many delicious options it’s hard to decide what to choose. This is perfect for when everyone in your group can’t agree...More

Thank deevalentin79
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We visited on Saturday night with 10+ friends for a reunion and a farewell dinner with drinks. We first sat downstairs and were spoiled for choice regarding food. Lots of stalls with different types of cuisine that should suit most wallets. Everything we tried was...More

Thank travelbonkers44
Reviewed 22 May 2018

Great place to visit but not to eat. Quite expensive for the small portions they give you. I guess the rent is HIGH. Food tastes ok . One place for postre artesenal in the corner was very good. Nothing is moderately priced. Fast food type...More

Thank Freee B
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

First day I ate at Parmesano and had bruschetta and after a steak dinner. Zero complaints the food was fantastic. Also my server Jesus was an absolute legend! Super nice and accommodating and helped me with my spanish. Jesus needs a raise he is the...More

Thank Kyle D
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I went to Ciudad del Rio with my husband and six of our godchildren with the purpose of spend time with them and celebrated. The place is fantastic, it has food from different countries, you can find an extensive range of prices. The atmosphere is...More

Thank Juliana H
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Questions & Answers
Julian C
24 March 2017|
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Response from Mau151 | Property representative |
Hola Julián: El Mercado Del Río está abierto todos los días, inclusive 1 de enero. Saludos
22 February 2017|
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Response from Mau151 | Property representative |
Yes. You can buy a bottle of wine or by glass and drink it wherever you choose to have your small plates or bites! Welcome to El Mercado del Rio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 9:00 pm
7:30 am - 10:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 24 48-28 | Villa Carlota - El Poblado, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 4 2611584
  • E-mail
Food Market in the middle of town for having and sharing the best moments in life with friends, family, food, drinks and joy. Every day is an opportunity to get out and experience new pleasures with the best quality, flavor and atmosphere to share with your loved ones. Enjoy sports games, soccer matches and music videos in 4K LCD TVs and a 208" central big screen. Live music on weekends nights. Italian, American, Origin, Oriental, European, Spanish, Arabic food with a Central Draft Beer Store and a Wine Shop all created for sharing.
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