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Carrera. 49 C # 76-181 Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia
+573605930
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Florida
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had reservations at this restaurant for a bridal party and just before we arrived the transformer blew so there was no power. Despite this, they added candles everywhere (even the bathrooms) for us to see (it was wonderful atmosphere for a wedding anyways), served delicious food and we enjoyed ourselves!

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Thank Megan T
New York City, New York
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you've had decent Mediterranean food before, avoid this place. Shawarma was not good, just a lot of tahini sauce and salt. The most ridiculous thing was the size of cocktails, men get more and women get less! This explanation was given by the waiter and the price was the same- see the picture, wtf! I'm not sure they're following... More 

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Thank Ranjithrmenon
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, when you travel to Colombia you don't expect to find Lebanese food right? Wrong!!! As you learn from the Caribbean Museum, Barranquilla once was the mosr important entry port of good and immigrants to the country. Among those are the Lebanese and Syrians. Shakira anyone? So it makes total sense that there is a big Lebanese community and that... More 

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Thank Miguel P
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62 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

Who knew that Arab food is a local staple in Barranquilla? I have been going to this restaurant for over 10 years. Try the Arabe Gourmet dish is has sample of many the menu dishes, generous portions enough to share for two.

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Thank MHMV
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

I was a regular customer of Arabe Gourmet when I lived in Barranquilla. The food is amazing, the service is great and you get value for money! I highly recommend it! Especially the marmaon and vine leaves.

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Thank Lilian A
Bogota, Colombia
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016 via mobile

The place was nice and served good quality Arabic food, the only thin I didn't like was the falafel I'm a big fan of falafel but this one was too cocked. The rest of the food had good taste

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Thank Camila M
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant really worths to be visited. Food was delicious, on time, abundant, and the services complements the hole package. For less than USD$40 we ate smoked eggplant (entry), lamb shawarma, charcoal grilled Kafta, majalabille (desert), and drinks.

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Thank Carolita C
Carolina, Puerto Rico
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2016

This restaurant is always a must go to while in Barranquilla although the main feature here is Arab food and quite good I might add their menu is varied to meet all types of appetites and the service is excellent.

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Thank nuy0rmia
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

The Mojitos here were amazing! The Plato mixto was also very good. Too bad they close early on Sunday's so we felt as if we were being rushed to get out of the restaurant, the than that no complaints.

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Thank Ale B
La Paz, Bolivia
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

The food at this place was fantastic and the service was also nice. We enjoyed the mixed plates a lot. The food arrived fast. The prices were quite reasonable. The only observation we have is that the place lacks atmosphere. There are white walls and a TV on the wall. It's not very inviting to want to stay and socialize... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera. 49 C # 76-181 Norte, Barranquilla, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Atlantico Department  >  Barranquilla
  • Phone Number: +573605930

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