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El Che

Carrera 9 No. 42-54, Medellin 050014, Colombia
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“churrasco” (8 reviews)
“garlic bread” (3 reviews)
“steak” (14 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
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Steakhouse, Argentinian
$$ - $$$
Carrera 9 No. 42-54, Medellin 050014, Colombia
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

I had read the reviews about this place and staying in a hotel only 250 meters away convinced me to try it out. I was a little concerned about what the prices might be after reading several reviews that stated that they were overpriced... No...More

Thank tdb369
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

The churrasco is the most tender steak I have ever tasted. Anyone that lives in or visits Medellin should eat at El Che. A true hidden gem in a part of town that I associate with backpackers and party goers. The bread is also delicious....More

Thank James H
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Around the corner from Parque Lleras, you'll find this gem of an Argentine steakhouse. Its a small place with a great atmosphere. The service was excellent and the steaks better than anything you find in the US. Look for the red and white curtains or...More

Thank Blake D
Reviewed 19 February 2017

WOW! We are foodies and have been around the world quite a bit. First time we went to El Che was in December of 2015 and our minds were blown away! Since then we traveled to 17 countries (Argentina included) and we were literally counting...More

Thank Digital Nomad I
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

The place is not bad, the service is good and the stake is tender, however the price is a bit high for what you get.

Thank Andreschoco
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Great steak every single time. Get the Churrasco. Old school service staff, great location, tucked away. Although I wouldn't suggest anything else but the Churrasco, they're simply the best at it.

Thank jonesieinhavana
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Cute neighborhood place with small intimate rooms for dining on a good steak or local fare. Very good sangria too. Best thing was the service which could rival any five star restaurant.

Thank Patrick L
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I stumbled upon the place, and was relatively pleased with the signature steak in I got. Ordered the smaller portion but I am guessing it was at least 10-12 oz. The steak was cooked perfectly, and went well with the fried onion that was on...More

Thank Travelhui
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

My first time in Medellin and was craving some steak... I saw the good reviews and came to see if the food was as good... Do your taste buds a favor and come have the steak.. Wow..excellent. Good service and food.

Thank dand128
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Get the Churrasco, it's like warm butter in your mouth. Best steak in the city. Service is pretty good as well.

Thank Jack E
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Open Hours
11:45 AM - 6:00 PM
11:45 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:45 AM - 4:00 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 9 No. 42-54, Medellin 050014, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
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