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El Trifasico

Cl. 31 S # 43A-68, Envigado, Colombia
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Ranked #8 of 30 restaurants in Envigado
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Colombian
Most recent review
- Jan 27, 2013
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73% Recommend
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Santa Marta, Colombia
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128 reviews 128 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Excellent local food and great service. The waiters work their tails off - the food is fresh and the location is great... It's a must visit in Medellin

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Bogota, Colombia
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2012 via mobile

You can't come to Medellin and not try this place. Real regional food, with the best fried pork skin ever, friendly service and large amounts of everything. Simple, popular and friendly. Come prepared to wait because there's lots of people but if you're into red beans and chorizo it's worth it.

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Medellin, Colombia
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73 reviews 73 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

Do you have a big stomach? Just try the chicharron in El Trifásico. It won't fit in your plate. Chicharron = fried bacon

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Seattle, Washington
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49 reviews 49 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2012 via mobile

I ate here last night with my wife and several of her friends. The waiter was excellent, quick, polite and friendly. We had several rounds of beer and picada, which is where you share a plate of food with everyone at the table. The picada included the BEST chicharron I have had to date. Also the arepas (which are served... More

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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

This the best restaurant in Medellin to experiment typical food. They havethe best "chicharron" in the world.

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