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El Herbario

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Fusion, Colombian
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Carrera 43D 10-30 | Desde Las Vegas Subiendo Por la Diez a Mano Izq en la Tercera Cuadra, Medellin, Colombia
311 2537
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  • 15
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food and nice atmosphere

I have been a few times there and I always find something new to eat. The food is great and what it seems like a small portion ended up being a lot for me. Nice to go there for a special occasion or just because. I think is Thursdays that they have jazz live, a great band.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
margara7
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Medellin, Colombia
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Medellin, Colombia
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

I have been a few times there and I always find something new to eat. The food is great and what it seems like a small portion ended up being a lot for me. Nice to go there for a special occasion or just because. I think is Thursdays that they have jazz live, a great band.

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Drobak, Norway
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Very good food, creative menu and nice presentations. A nice atmosphere, excellent wine and good company. Recommended!

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Lafayette, Colorado
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

What a disapointment! The staff was cold and slow. The food was mediocre. I ordered a shrimp appetizer. It was served luke warm and was essentially tasteless. Ther was no garnish on the plate. For a main course I had beef tenderloin with the texture of frozen meat. It had a tarragon sauce? It was almost clear, gelatinous, with very... More 

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Bound Brook, New Jersey
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Ate here again in February for Valentine's Day - another great meal. I ordered the "lomito con malbec y queso azul" (steak with malbec wine sauce and blue cheese) - ate every morsel. Great atmosphere as well.

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Bound Brook, New Jersey
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

We came here late one night during the week while just passing by and I am glad we stopped in. Great menu options - everything was fresh and great quality, very tasty. The service was good, and the chef came out to chat for a bit. Overall, an excellent experience - nice atmosphere as well.

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Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We went for dinner wit my parents we had lovely dinner Entree: we had ceviche de mero with mango for me was the best dish!!! The prawns with coconut sauce and patacones was also very nice. The mains were: My wife had the salmon was good but over cooked! The eggplant dish was well presented! My dad has the fish... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Great freshly food in an amazing place; they should improve the service!I have been with friends I recommend the place to all visitors in Medellin!

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Medellin, Colombia
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

I went into this place for lunch with a friend one day and was happy I did. I had a stuffed pork tenderloin with a mushroom risotto. I also ordered a fresh mango juice. Everything was excellent. The presentation was exquisite and the service was great. We even had a chance to speak with the chef, who was very nice... More 

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34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013 via mobile

I went with my wife and we both liked it, I dont give it 5 points because we have problems with the started that was cold, they changed. We paid for one starter, two main and the cheapest bottle of wine (althoght a good one) around US 100.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

I was pleasantly surprised to find such great cuisine. I have been there twice. The first was incredible, so much so that I asked to see the chef to congratulate him. Make sure the Chef is there when you go, otherwise the experience may be the opposite. The second time, it was not great, but to be fair, it was... More 

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Address: Carrera 43D 10-30 | Desde Las Vegas Subiendo Por la Diez a Mano Izq en la Tercera Cuadra, Medellin, Colombia
Phone Number: 311 2537
Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
Cuisine: Fusion, Colombian

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  • Address: Carrera 43D 10-30 | Desde Las Vegas Subiendo Por la Diez a Mano Izq en la Tercera Cuadra, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: 311 2537

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 20
  • Cuisine: Fusion, Colombian

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