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Carmen

Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
+57 4 3119625
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“korean tacos” (16 reviews)
“chef's menu” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
South American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 675 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had an amazing experience at Carmen! The 5-course diner was really good, lovely wines and the ambiance was really nice! Perfect night!

Thank jess2612
Reviewed yesterday

We came here for dinner without reservations. The hostess told us that they were fully booked, however we really wanted to try this place and explained that this is our last night and we wouldn’t be able to come back another day. Fortunately they have...More

Thank alanroytbak
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Arrived pretty late, but was taken well care off. I went for a nice salad as starter and a powerfull (and much needed) Porter House steak, my business partner took the recommended braised cheek. Everything was near perfect. Tempting wine selection as well

Thank Per K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two couples for dinner, We sat at the bar as it was quite crowded. Other patrons suggested the Chefs Tasting Menu. This came with a choice of 5 or 7 items, all paired with wine. It was simply outstanding! Great atmosphere,coupled with gourmet food and...More

Thank stampfan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I went for dinner, we sat at the bar and ordered a bottle of red wine, after pouring the first glass they kept the bottle behind the bar and did not come back to re-fill our drinks for such a long time...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not have a reservation and wanted to go on a Friday night. First we called, no tables. So we decided to just go. Within 15 minutes, we had a table and enjoyed the 7-course tasting menu. It was awesome, each dish carefully and intentionally...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went based on the reviews for this site and decided to try it out. We had the 5 course chef special for 169K each which is around $53 each. We made the mistake of having a cocktail as each entree came with a different...More

Thank mongols
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love Carmen, the food and the place are really nice. The variety of the menu is amazing and all foods are very well presented. Service is quite good although the restaurant is pretty expensive.

Thank Katherine G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped in at Carmen after a friend recommended it as a great way to break up a work trip. It did not disappoint. Friendly, fast service and excellent food and ambience. I had the pulpo which was wonderfully seasoned and the mole was to...More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been three times. The first time, I got the tasting menu. The savory dishes were fine, and at a fraction of the cost for something similar in the US. The second time I came, I came with a friend for just dessert and...More

1  Thank danielleford04
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BethRose640
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
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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).
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sanfranciscoartbuyer
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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 50
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday
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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