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Guarne | San Jeronimo, Medellin, Colombia
444 05 64
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Ranked #233 of 509 Restaurants in Medellin
Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cuisines: Barbecue, Colombian, Bar, Gastropub
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch

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English first
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

This is one of the typical colombian food restaurant you have to go as soon as you arrive in Medellin. "Paisa" food is delicious and its better if you try the real way of cooking like this guys make. Good prices, nice location (the one in Las Palmas avenue) good portions!

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

If you really want to have authentic food this is the place to go. We had cazuela and it was superb. The cab we had from the airport let us go there. The one we went was the one ritght before entering medellin.

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kentucky USA
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118 reviews 118 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

2 thumbs up Doña Rosa, you are a class act and I cannot say enough wonderful things about your restaurant, staff and kindness. All the food here is incredible, reasonably priced and mouth watering. You will keep gong back to this jewel of a restaurant with several locations around town and near the international airport. A definite Winner! P/s. The... More 

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White Plains, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

It is about 3 minutes down the road after leaving the airport on the right side. It's always my first meal every time I'm in town. you will see so many of the same people who were on the flight with you here with family that met them at the airport

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

Stopped to have dinner after we landed before we got to the hotel. Everything was average. Live music was so loud we couldn't carry any type of conversation. Personally we will never be going back.

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kentucky USA
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118 reviews 118 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Words cannot begin to describe what a wonderful restaurant this is. The food is so good that I cannot wait to return to Colombia so I can eat at Dona Rosa. The food is authentic Colombia cuisine serving the most incredible delicacies including fresh fish, steak, fried plantain, etc etc. The places is always busy and Dona Rosa is right... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

If you want typical food for a low price and you don´t expect high quality this could be an option. But if you want to eat very good food in a good place, you have to go to another restaurant.

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Sabaneta, Colombia
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131 reviews 131 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

Dona Rosa is a roadside restaurant on Via Las Palmas just before entering Medellin. The food is typical paisa (arepas, asado & bandejas) and reasonably priced. Dona Rosa's caters to hungry motorists. Recommended stop on the way back from the Rionegro airport.

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Medellin, Colombia
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102 reviews 102 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

A place to have a drink of aguardiente and try the chicharron (fried bacon)

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Orlando, Florida
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64 reviews 64 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2012

This restaurant has two locations that I am aware of, one which is about 1 miles from MDE and another that is about 15 minutes from MDE. The food is great, the servers are friendly and humble, there is often some music, and you will like it. They hosted a small party for my American guests who traveled to Medellin... More 

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Additional Information about Dona Rosa

Address: Guarne | San Jeronimo, Medellin, Colombia
Phone Number: 444 05 64
Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
Open Hours:
Monday 5:30 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 am - 12:00 pm
Friday 5:30 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 am - 12:00 pm
Cuisine: Barbecue, Colombian, Bar, Gastropub

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