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Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
+57 4 3119625
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“korean tacos” (16 reviews)
“coconut risotto” (10 reviews)
“tasting menu” (31 reviews)
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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

This was one of our best meals in Colombia. Be sure to make a reservation because it's equally as popular amongst locals and gets busy. Try to sit outside in their patio, it's super lush and romantic. We had the Caraminolas, Solomito de res and...More

Thank Sabina204
Reviewed 5 days ago

The ambiance, service and food are all excellent at Carmen. For some reason, I had expected Carmen to be an Italian restaurant, but it's not. The ceviche appetizer I shared with a friend was fantastic - and as authentic as you'd find in Huanchaco, Peru....More

Thank GareThere
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The venue is beautifully done. The service impeccable. The food outstanding. We had empalmado, cochinillo and trifasico fuerte and they were all outstanding with mixes of unusual combinations. Even the amuse-bouche was superb. Unfortunately the desserts were not as great- not bad but just not...More

Thank Kaz P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate dinner here for our last night in Medellin...had a reservation for 2 in the garden, had the 5 course tasting menu...unbelievable, adventurous menu. cocktails were amazing highly would recommend the purple pussy and vieja barra. however, our night would not have been nearly...More

Thank Francis L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Made reservations as soon as we arrived as Carmen’s reputation was lauded in TripAdvisor. The earliest time we could get seated was 3 days ahead -our last night in the city. The Service was excellent-thank you Carlos. However, the food we ordered did not meet...More

Thank dashgold
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I went our first night in Medellin and we're blown away. I think we had 7 glasses of wine, two appetizers and two entrees and it was only around $130 USD. It was some of the best food I have ever had...More

Thank Alexis M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked carmen for my girlfriends 30th birthday thanks to its great reputation from reviews, and visiting the Cartagena restaurant earlier this month. Fantastic service from the staff, very attentive and friendly, always making sure we were being looked after. Food was fantastic, especially the Pulpo....More

Thank Josh M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there with my valentine on the 14th of February. Went for set of 7 dishes with complimentary glass of wine to each one of them. Really enjoyed our time there, staff was very welcoming and helpful. Food is outstanding.

Thank Wojciech W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for their tasting menu on Valentine's Day. It was supposed to be a romantic dinner at an elegant restaurant. It was supposed to be fine dining. The food was excellent. No complaints there. Service was great too. The design of the restaurant was...More

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inventive and impressive menu combined with superior service and venue. Among the top ten dining experiences that we have ever had given the superb food quality and excellent wines.

Thank James S
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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 Carmen A |
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
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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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