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Ganso & Castor Cafe-Bistro PROVENZA

Carrera 36 # 7-46, Medellin 050003, Colombia
+57 4 2689572
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“quiche” (6 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 7:00 pmAll hours
French, European, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Carrera 36 # 7-46, Medellin 050003, Colombia
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great spot for enjoying a long breakfast or brunch and doing some people watching! The coffee was good - I tried a couple of different sorts and the cold espresso with lemon and chocolate was really unique and tasty. Our eggs benedict, french toast and...More

Thank Joanna R
Reviewed 9 October 2017

This restaurant was good a few years ago and they changed the fish. This last time it was mushy and gross. Just horrible and 90000 cop for the two dishes. I told the waitress but she could care less that they were loosing a long...More

Thank Medellintravelguy
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Service is severely lacking, and borderline rude. I waited several minutes and was ignored by both servers. Then one server greeted me but still didn't bring anmenu! After asking for a menu, the other waiter told me he would bring it in a minute, proceeded...More

Thank Claudia G
Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you have an hour or two for your breakfast, go. If not, stay away. The food - western style - is good though bit expensive. The staff does not speak one word of English. They managed to misunderstand our order completely, not once but...More

Thank Ansie1965
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Experience started out bad due to impolite, demotivated, seemingly annoyed (without any clear reason) staff. Luckily the food made up for it! Food was really good, prices were quite pricey for Colombian standards (pancake was 13000 COP, coffee 6000 COP) I would recommend it for...More

Thank lancelotd669
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped for coffee- very good! The dessert is delicious. Definately worth stopping by for your afternoon coffee.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly the food is really good and worth stopping by. Yet the service needs a makeover: slow, serving warm drinks, could just be bothered to serve ice if asked, disinterested attitude, ...

Thank Leo W
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Great location, funky decor, always busy!! Yes service is a little slow... but it's worth the wait , it's a place to chill out after a visit to the museum. Highly recommend, the girls are very nice and always smile ... been there a few...More

Thank ben p
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

We visit in the afternoon and the place was far from being packed but still disappointed about the very slow service. Also no napkins. But the quality of the coffee is great and overall a high quality menu. Hopefully the lack of service was a...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Small quaint spot in el Poblado that actually sells mouth watering Quiche. Delicious pastries and a great breakfast.

Thank Al G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 36 # 7-46, Medellin 050003, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 4 2689572
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