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Shawarma - Comida arabe

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Carrera 32 51 101 | Mall Ventura / El Poblado - Lavisitacion, Medellin 050013, Colombia
268 44 62
12:00 - 21:00
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Medellin, Colombia
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80 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The baked kibbeh is delicious, the falafel is good, and rose-flavored lemonade is excellent, the tabbouleh is good. The the staff are very helpful. I like to stop into this small restaurant,located in a small commercial center, for a quick lunch. It was kind of a surprise to see a good Middle Eastern restaurant in Medellin, and Shawarma was a... More 

Thank PaisaContento
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

I ordered a normal size shawarma mixta and got a tiny shawarma with very little meat in it. I would be okay to pay 10,000 pesos but for 18,000, I would much rather have El Corral or the other Arab food place in Complex de los Balsos. I do not plan to return or recommend this place.

Thank Moi6
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

good shawarma and cheap i had 2 of them with the white sauce was great fast and cheap eat would recommend

Thank inxs61
Memphis, Tennessee
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 December 2014 via mobile

I love this place. The food is very good and the attention is great! Me gusta mucho este restaurante. La comida es deliciosa y la atención es buena.

1 Thank Oscar P
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2014

Nothing fresh, everything was in prepackaged styrofoam containers in refrigerator that is heated in microwave. Is located in a food court and food is served with plastic utencils and no cups for drinks-including wine that was served with a straw!!!

Thank singgal59
Medellin, Colombia
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Nice small place with great food, prices are average and food is well presented. they are quick serving so if you are hungry and in a rush this is a good place to pick

Thank Camilo C
Niagara Falls, Canada
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120 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2013

If would you ever like to try Arab food, this place is outstanding. the Atmosphere is great and this place was amazingly nice. The food is a must try for those ones into new cuisines taste. I will recommend this place to all travellers.

1 Thank alepaleich
New York, NY
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84 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2012

Good flavors, well prepared and fast service; it's a little crowded but definitely worth to try, falafel was good, same as for the hummus, salads. You get real taste, real food, moderately priced.

Thank Beatrix384
Vancouver, Canada
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106 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2012

I like this place because it is real Arabian food. Decoration is very very simole, menu is extremely essy to read but the most important thing is food...I alwais finish with the same selection: one order of everything but just small bites When you finish, ask for the samples of deserts...I forgot the name but is an small scuare of... More 

1 Thank albertoColombia

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 32 51 101 | Mall Ventura / El Poblado - Lavisitacion, Medellin 050013, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: 268 44 62

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