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El Cielo

Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin 050021, Colombia
+57 4 2683002
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“chicken” (11 reviews)
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South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin 050021, Colombia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Out of the 13 or 15 food choices we had, the food was decent but nothing overly spectacular in flavor. The arepas with different flavors were interesting, the tomatoes with different flavors was very interesting, and the buenelos were good. The chicken was tasty and...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

El Cielo passed all expectations by a long shot. I’ve eaten at many of the top 50 restaurants on earth, and this truly deserves to be up there in the top ten. Everything was so on point and on top fun to eat. Timing was...More

Thank piganddan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to say we went with mixed feelings, because of some reviews we were reading before going. But there was no need for it. It’s a very beautiful restaurant with very nice ambiance (apart from the music) Everything else is just an amazing experience...More

Thank Catlets
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant combines excellent food with a very attractive setting and an unforgettable experience. We were a group of 15 and everyone enjoyed so much the experience. At first we were somewhat in awe since we had not read any reviews, except that it was...More

Thank Alfredo8074
Reviewed 13 December 2017

Long story short, this was a really delicious meal served in a beautiful setting. It was the height of experiential dining and felt highly affordable, in comparison to what a similar meal would cost in the U.S. or Europe. We decided to visit El Cielo...More

Thank NatashaRatliff
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

What a unbelievable experience... 13 courses with additional wine package... it is all the time just a superb experience superb service and excellent food... the food just doesn't look awesome but also taste excellent. Thank you for the great evening. For other this is the...More

1  Thank Timvisor
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I went with a group of friends and we are all involved in the food industry so we went with high expectations, which were definitely met! This is of course not a cheap restaurant but it's worth the experience, the food is pretty tasteful and...More

1  Thank Katia R
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I celebrated my wedding anniversary at El Cielo. We selected the full experience including "maridaje" consisting in 3 different wines and Oporto. The service was very good, and the food was a series of different plates based on traditional colombian cuisine but midified by the...More

Thank Luis A
Reviewed 4 November 2017

In the heart of Medellin around the corner from Poblado is El Cielo which stands apart from all the other offerings in this buzzy area. It is what it is - which is relatively elegant, pleasantly decorated, comfortable seating and well-presented food. Cheap it is...More

1  Thank richml
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner again for third time! Went with wife, daughter and father! Wine list is limited and overpriced but we had nice wine that night! Food was technically exceptional! Very impressed the fish dish was great same a the pork dish! We truly...More

1  Thank Juan R
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Response from ALEXANDER B | Reviewed this property |
You will be asked of your allergies when you arrive
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Response from elpatron10 | Reviewed this property |
It's an upscale restaurant, dress casual for me. And women , but not flip flops, shorts, sleeveless shirts. Just dress casual but nice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$200
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin 050021, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 4 2683002
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Cuisine based on Colombian roots, using a mixture of traditional and cutting edge techniques to the study of neuroscience is what makes elcielo restaurant a magical place. The elcielo dining experience includes a variety of colors, textures, smells and tastes that stimulate the senses and arouse emotions.
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