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Carrera 48 # 74-71, Barranquilla 083001, Colombia
+57 3681667
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 22:00
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Barranquilla, Colombia
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42 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

So I had high expectations for this fish restaurant. It is attractive and looks like it means business too with an elegant, comfortable layout and design. The waiters were helpful and we checked with them which fish was fresh that day, they confirmed all the fish was fresh... The food arrived quickly, but you could tell it was frozen, freshly... More 

Thank Center O
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

If you ever visit Barranquilla, Colombia, You must visit this outstanding place. I had the Sopon ,(big soup) A delicious seafood combination served in a fish bowl with lobsters tails, unbelievable!!!+++.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is great! The food, the service and the experience. It is the first and unique resto in town that is also an art gallery. All the dishes are served with flowers and decorated in a way that they seem as a masterpiece. You can buy amazing art pieces made by the owner as well. My favorite are the... More 

Thank Martha H
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Yesterday I went and ordered the main dishes. The rice was really tasty and has an original flavor. Then the escarlata arrived for dessert and it was the best dessert I've ever ate. I'll definitely come back!

Thank claudia r
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

The best paella i've ever eaten. Soft music great to drink wine and have a good time. Excellent attention and interesting design. I'll come back. You won't regret it.

Thank Stephanie P
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch and had the shrimp, the mixture of local flavors and textures were amazing, quite big portions and nice presentation.

Thank Flavia R
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
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223 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Very much enjoyed this chic, fun little place with excellent food. Good service and very reasonable value as well. Highly recommend.

Thank Osdanuwati
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

The best restaurant, delicious food and wonderful presentation. Nice place to take lunch or dinner... Nacho's desserts in the restaurant for complete your great food.

Thank Rillot E
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016

We had a really nice dinner here. Taxi got us there very easily from the business center of town and they called a taxi for us to return to our hotel. The restaurant is filled with beautiful art work and the tables are set with colorful placemats and pretty goblets. The food was DELICIOUS! We had salmon and another fish... More 

Thank Laurianna H
Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Mailia is just something else, the menus, the attention to detail, the service, the ingredients, exotic, artistic, colorful and creative flavor of the Caribbean mixing with world classics. Mailia will be a hit anywhere in the world. And if you get to speak to and be entertained personally by Maria Emilia you will have a bonus Caribbean bubbly happy personality... More 

Thank ivanl0nd0n0
Mailiarandg, Propietario at Mailia, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments we want you who are the most important in Mailia feel welcome from our team 's attention to the smallest detail of the dishes. I am glad that attention has been to your liking make the stay only for you . Remember that Mailia is your home. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Caribbean, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 48 # 74-71, Barranquilla 083001, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Atlantico Department  >  Barranquilla
  • Phone Number: +57 3681667
Mailia is a modern restaurant with a different and own culinary concept. Mailia is cuisine with signature dishes designed for its customers. Some of them define it as artistic taste excellent food. Artworks displayed on the walls and small wall where everyone can write are part of its decoration. Mailia which is the fusion of Maria Emilia the name of mother and daughter Maria Emilia Fadul Jattin and Maria Emilia Losada Fadul creators of this dream offers creative exclusive alternative and the exquisite flavor of your meals which together with the paintings and music complement a difficult environment to forget. Mailia is not just a place to eat good food if not an oasis a psychological refuge a place to rest mentally understood with friends replenish energies and return to the world of competition strengthened and renewed.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?