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Cafe Le Gris

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Cr43 A 6 S-15 L-144 | Oviedo Mall, Medellin, Colombia
(57) (4) 2663359
Today
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 29
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Definitely worth a visit

You may be put off by the location of this place, perched al fresco in the main entrance of the Oviedo Shopping Centre. But go in, sit down and you wouldn't notice the surroundings. This place is excellent all round - the service and the food. We passed this place a number of times during our... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
kirklycl
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Quito, Ecuador
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Quito, Ecuador
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

You may be put off by the location of this place, perched al fresco in the main entrance of the Oviedo Shopping Centre. But go in, sit down and you wouldn't notice the surroundings. This place is excellent all round - the service and the food. We passed this place a number of times during our shopping expeditions and it... More 

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Miami, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

This restaurant is great for all occasions. This time I went solo and it was equally good. Loved the Salmon! and the glass of Rosé. Salad bar was included with the meal although I did not go for it (nothing wrong with it just was not in the mood). Every table is a good table. Service was good. This restaurant... More 

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New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

The service was very good and the food was tasty and fresh. Nothing to dislike about this restaurant.

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Washington
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165 reviews 165 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I had a Veracruz-style fish here, and a glass of Malbec. Both were good, and the service was fine. I think the salad bar may be included in a dinner order.

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Austin, Texas
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56 reviews 56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Good but not great on both accounts. The service was very nice, cordial, and efficient. The layout of the restaurant is such that you can see your waiter and maintain eye contact with him throughout your meal. Overall I would say the service was better than the food. I had a filet mignon, the most expensive beef on the menu... More 

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Miami, Florida
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This place is located on the first floor of the very popular Oviedo Mall. We have visited Medellin numerous times and every time we pass by it is always very full so this time we decided to try It out. Now I understand why it is always full because the food is excellent and it has a wonderful atmosphere. Everything... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014 via mobile

Nice restaurant one of the classics in Medellin, nice place. i had the crab agnolottis, were very good. Price is ok usd $ 40 for two.

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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92 reviews 92 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Early dinner here with my local host on my business trip. This was a regular haunt for the host's family, the staff and some clientele obviously knew him well. Colombians, at least in Medellin, seem to go out yo dinner quite early. After 6.30pm the place was filling up already. Tigers seemed to be a big element in the area... More 

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Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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87 reviews 87 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Le Gris is one of Oviedo´s shopping mall oldest restaurants - it has been in service non-stop since its opening over two decades ago and continues to attract vast amounts of people for lunch - adviseable to reserve or have lunch a bit later if you didn´t have time to make a reservation. Good quality, pricewise on the upper level.... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013 via mobile

We ordered raviolis, calamaris and portobelos with goat cheese and sun dried tomatoes... I cant tell wich one was the worst. The atmosphere is really nice, but food and service poor.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Cr43 A 6 S-15 L-144 | Oviedo Mall, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: (57) (4) 2663359

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Contemporary
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 8:00 pm

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