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Carmen

Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
+57 4 3119625
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“korean tacos” (16 reviews)
“banh mi” (14 reviews)
Closed
7:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
South American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Carrera 36 # 10A-27 | El Poblado, Medellin 050003, Colombia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Restaurant Carmen is a real treat (regalo). The staff is very knowledgeable and will help you explain the full menu in Spanish or English. The food is just awesome from the first 'from the house' apetizer untill the main course. I ordered Solomito De Res...More

Thank Rene S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We went with the 5 course tasting menu and wine pairing. I walked away feeling completely satisfied. The flavors and presentation were perfection. The best octopus I’ve ever had in my life. Beautiful setting in the outside back patio and wonderful helpful staff as well!

Thank BarbaraFG33
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved everything about the restaurant! We walked in without a reservation hoping to be able to get a table, and the hostess went above and beyond to seat us. It was past 9pm, so by then we could only order the 5-course tasting menu, but...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Surprised to see negative reviews on here. This was our favorite restaurant in Medellín. Incredible from start to finish ( both service and food). Can’t wait to be back.

Thank Estefanía C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Playa Blanca (White Beach) It is a name of one of the new dishes in Carmen restaurant. Trucha fish eggs matured in plantain handcraft vinegar aged inside oak barrels, with pineapple cutted in little cubes and milk of tiger, but based in coconut milk and...More

Thank Lorenzo V
Reviewed 6 days ago

The food here is very tasty and creative. The place is beautiful with nice ambiance, good wine carte and good service

Thank Doiche
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The design of the restaurant is Beautiful, the food was good, but for the price I payed, I expected a more exquisite plate and a better attention.

Thank Natalia P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We tried to reserve this restaurant for Valentine’s Day but not surprisingly it was fully booked. We booked for the next evening and were not disappointed. Service was great from the start and the food sublime. The ceviche starter was wonderful and the main course...More

Thank Enigmavariations
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I choose Carmen based on reviews for a dinner with my bff, while eating we observed right on the table next door a young girl with a red dress in the company of a couple of backpackers  Halfway through the dinner, the woman began kissing...More

Thank marze29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious dinner and atmosphere were perfect and our service was impeccable. We enjoyed the location of our table which was a balcony table.

Thank Risa R
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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 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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$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
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, 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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