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Herbario

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Latin, Spanish, Contemporary, Healthy, South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Carrera 43 D No. 10-30, Medellin, Colombia
+57 3112537
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Today
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 19:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 19:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 16:00
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Montreal, Canada
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Somewhat difficult to find, keep you eyes open when on the street. Don't hesitate to get in. Delicious food, courteous people, romantic ambiance, calmer than most places around El Poblado and good music.

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Thank Abarbeau
Warsaw, Poland
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201 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Nothing special for the price you have to pay. We had recommended dishes like pulpo, ceviche and posta negra. Was ok but don't expect to eat something special. The interior is very nice, great service but value for money low. We know better restaurants in Medellin for this prices. Would not come back again :(

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Thank IVESEEN_
New York City, New York
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60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is quieter than many restaurants in the Poblado neighborhood, located just off busy Calle 10. Despite the name, which suggested vegetarian, the restaurant has a great choice of meat dishes. Ask the waiter to describe the Colombian Spanish names for different cuts of beef. Good wine list. Restaurant is also extremely good value for money.

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Thank DW123418
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious fusion food with local ingredients. Don't miss the octopus. Very good cocktails. The Tamales Trifásicos were a bit dull.

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Thank Nicolás W
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

Our hotel was nearby in Parque Lleras and it being our first full day in Colombia my wife and I wanted an nice meal at a place close by where we could relax and indulge. The waitress, busboy, and other staff members were very attentive and accommodating with our limited Spanish. The food was amazing. We had two appetizers, two... More 

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Thank Patrick F
Monkstown, Ireland
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206 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

Siri found this one for me. I walked to 2 Kms from Santa Fe mall, which is pretty much a straight line, or a 10 minute walk from Poblado metro. Efraim came to my rescue as my Spanish is very limited. He was able to share with me his recommendations and also answer my questions regarding the source of their... More 

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Thank ajfharnett
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Good food but a little to fancy and upscale for my taste and nothing really new on the menu. I would recommend this place for couples that look forward to great food in a fine dining atmosphere. The tuna was great, light and fresh but still lots of food, highly recommended. Big portions and a bit pricey.

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Thank Diana V
New York City, New York
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016

This is a really nice place for in the know people. Great food, fast friendly service, a little more expensive than most, but worth it.

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Thank Jack E
Medellin, Colombia
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

Pretty much all the things in the menu are good. The Posta, super recommended. The ambiance is good, as well as the music.

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Thank margara7
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

Food great but the service was meh. It wasn't busy so no excuse there. But the food was great. So you can decide.

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Thank sobeum77

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Cuisine
Latin, Spanish, Contemporary, Healthy, South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 43 D No. 10-30, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 3112537
Description
Herbario was created in 2006, refurbishing an old warehouse to transform it into a laid back restaurant with modern architecture and welcoming atmosphere.
The menu created by Rodrigo Isaza is a collection of healthy dishes that pay homage to herbs and spices, taking advantage of the freshness and variety of the local produce.
Every season the menu contains a wide variety of dishes ranging from meats, fresh fish from the Colombian Pacific, vegetarian courses and desserts that combine elaborate flavors and accomplished aesthetics.

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