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El Cielo

Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin, Colombia
+57 4 2683002
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

it was an slow, not surprising and very expensive experience. They sell a number of experiences. Flavors, sensations and bullsh... the time between sensations (oreo with olives) or hand wash is very long. The little portions are not surprising , some was very disappointed. Medellin...More

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Pedro C, Public Relations Manager at El Cielo, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Hola Camilo R lo que describes no se ajusta al menú actual de Elcielo. Quiero que nos des otra oportunidad...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

This was hands down the BEST meal I had in Medellin. I went to Burdo, Carmen, OCI etc. all very good but this.... this was one of my all time favorite meals!!! I had the tasting menu and went for lunch. As a solo diner,...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We had a hard time getting a reservation but finally got through, so reserve with some time. It was a great experience and excellent service. We had a nice dinner and being someone who loves culinary surprises the menu was exceptional. Expensive for Medellin, but...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We recently dined here to celebrate a birthday. For lunch we chose the 9 course tasting menu. What an experience! Each course is explained fully as it is delivered. The presentation is a work of art. The service was also exceptional as all members of...More

Thank Catsplash
Reviewed 17 September 2017

All I can say is: wow! It's easy to see how this place is rated among the top restaurants in Latin America. We tried the extended tasting menu with wine pairing (I think it has like 16 "moments"). It was out of this world. Amazing...More

Thank IEM10011
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We had the 13 course tasting menu and to demonstrate how badly balanced it was, we had one meat course to 6 dessert courses!! We felt really sick from all the sugar and ended up leaving most of my last 4-5 courses. To give it...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

This meal in the states would cost over 400.00 for for people, this was the most expensive meal we had for 4 people and it was about 100.00- which include a bottle of wine

Thank datwos
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

It was one of the most incredible dining experience! The food and presentation was to die for! If you are ever in Medellin Columbia it is a must experience.

Thank Raoul P
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We had the 9 course tasting menu and it was absolutely fantastic. I have eaten at several Michelin star restaurants across the world and this was up there with the best and without any of the pretentiousness one can often get in some. The service...More

Thank Louise T
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful worth a michelin star in medellin. Please take the opportunity o knowing it. They have also great menus for lunch!

Thank Stefan-Mari
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8 September 2017|
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Response from Raoul P | Reviewed this property |
Yes, just let the table server know the allergy.
Ciaran B
25 June 2016|
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Response from elpatron10 | Reviewed this property |
It's an upscale restaurant, dress casual for me. And women , but not flip flops, shorts, sleeveless shirts. Just dress casual but nice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$60 - US$200
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 4 2683002
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Cuisine based on Colombian roots, using a mixture of traditional and cutting edge techniques to the study of neuroscience is what makes elcielo restaurant a magical place. The elcielo dining experience includes a variety of colors, textures, smells and tastes that stimulate the senses and arouse emotions.
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