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San Carbon

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Steakhouse, Latin, South American, Colombian, Grill
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Las Palmas con La Inferior | Cll. 14 # 30-10 AV. Las Palmas, Medellin, Colombia
444 76 02
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Wed 12:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Weston, Florida
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98 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is definitely one of the best, if not the best restaurants in Medellin. I would call it a must do while in the city. Steaks are great and the "chuleta" was very good.

Thank Mr_Review00
Norman, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fast and excellent service, quality food, and awesome live music! From the sangria to the "aromática" 5 STARS!!

Thank lauraapolanco
San Antonio, Texas
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185 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

After our long South America trip of trying new foods, we found ourselves with a strong steak craving. This filled the spot. The restaurant leans more towards and Argentinian steakhouse. Very highly recommended.

Thank m v
Annapolis, Maryland
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

I love Medellin, but it is not a 'foodie' town. Ingredients are fresh, but most places offing more than fast food are hit more than miss. I like this place and have been there several times. The meats are well prepared and tasty. Side dishes tend to be a little on the small side, but perhaps I need to leave... More 

Thank ccdave
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34 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Excellent steak house. Beautiful place with a nice view on the city. Lots of great steaks, even USDA grade steaks.

Thank Rick v
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This is an excellent restaurant, in my opinion, one of the best in Medellin. Nice atmosphere, fantastic service, and great food. They also have an excellent selection of different cuts of beef. Highly recommended.

Thank hungryman94
The Hague, The Netherlands
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We went here because it was next to our hotel and on top of that we are hardcore meat lovers. The restaurant is quiet big and a little bit too unpersonal. But the churasco was really wonderful. Prices are high for Colombian standards but don't forget y're eatting out in 'el Poblado'.......

Thank Oomdagobert
Chicago, Illinois
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78 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

I had a 10K race the next day so I opted for the salad bar, which was 18.500. The options were fine. Pretty standard, though not as good as a Whole Foods salad bar. I opted for a second bowl despite not being that hungry any more and would later find out when I got the bill that they charge... More 

Thank ExtraUnderwear
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85 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere inside the restaurant was very chill and the views were spectacular. A 10% tip was included which seems odd for a party of 2. It seemed the waiter really didn't try very hard as he knew a tip was coming. (In my opinion) the service was a bit slow to start and took the waiter over 15 minutes... More 

Thank LFalonso
Panama City, Panama
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We visited this place because it was very closed to our hotel (less than 5 minutes walking distance) and boy did we enjoy it. Live music, excellent location, we had a quick bit and was good. The inconvenience was that they took long to take our order, but the place was crowded, so nothing really bad. I had a coconut... More 

Thank T M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Steakhouse, Latin, South American, Colombian, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Las Palmas con La Inferior | Cll. 14 # 30-10 AV. Las Palmas, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: 444 76 02

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?