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Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
+57 4 3119625
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“korean tacos” (16 reviews)
“banh mi” (13 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
All hours
South American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

me and my girlfriend got intoxicated. We both eat the same dish: Pez Negro. We passed two days at the bathroom. Really bad experience, the worst during our one month trip in ColombiaMore

Thank tclava
Carmen A, Director de Recepción at Carmen, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear tclava, We are so sorry to hear about your situation. At Carmen Restaurant we comply with strict quality control protocols and ensure our purveyors do the same. We take intoxication very seriously and would like to know what food borne illness was diagnosed by...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

this place is absolutely amazing the food, the service the owner been to this place twice, the food is deff out of this word also the garden outside ...we had the chance to meet the owner and she is the best so adorable and professional

Thank Pedro W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been traveling to Medellin for over a year and had the opportunity to eat at Carmen in early May. My wife and I were fortunate enough to be on Medellin and Cartagena over a 10 day period in July and ate at Carmen...More

Thank tpidgeon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a pleasant night at Carmen. Excellent ceviche, nice amuse and a great entourage at the restaurant. Could have been 5/5 if the beef and pork belly were cooked 30 seconds shorter. A bit to 'crunchy', which was a pity. If you have the...More

Thank Onno S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read about Carmen, I was delighted to score a reservation on a recent visit with my two adult children. The dinner did not disappoint. Environment, service and food were all memorable. Initially I was disappointed we wouldn't be in the main dining room, but...More

Thank ojodedios
Reviewed 1 week ago

We reserved online at the restaurant's website and received a confirmation back. We were seated in the lower level which was very nice and we could see the chefs working behind the counter. The feeling was elegant and intimate. Our waiter Richardson was very attentive...More

Thank BethRose640
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate at the bar and watched the expert mixologist practice their craft. The food was tremendous. Classy interior.

Thank Tgphbg1
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Aged NY steak Carpacio & Black fish was Great! I would return again if I'm every in Medellin. My favorite carpacio ever

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went without reservations not realizing how popular it was. but the concierge recommended it and we did not think to ask. They had a full house but took a bar table and made us a seat with a couch in the corner. The staff...More

Thank Alisha F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a restaurant that gets it right more than most. Great service, delicious food, and what has to be the best bar staff in the business. The centerpiece of my dining rotation.

Thank jonesieinhavana
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Questions & Answers
8 August 2017|
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Response from LMS95678 | Reviewed this property |
The outside area downstairs is really beautiful ( patio ) or any of the tables in downstairs area are nice too. The patio gives you the most privacy. If I'm dining with people that's my first choice. If I'm dining alone... More
Jessica R
7 June 2017|
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Response from John J | Reviewed this property |
Jeans should be fine. None of Medellin's top restaurants that I know of even require a coat for the men (much less coat and tie).
21 March 2017|
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Response from Humo B |
So sorry sanfrancsicoartbuyer! Nothing is open in Medellin however on holidays, as I assume you have discovered. I am one of the "american owners" and the hostility is a bit much honestly.... you could have called and made a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 4 3119625
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