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El Gran Manuel

€€ - €€€Seafood,
Carrera 1A #28 Esquina, Santa Marta, Colombia
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
16 Jan 2017
“Good food doesn't have good vibe”
3 Apr 2016
“Popular, But-”
Closed Now
Seafood, Colombian
€€ - €€€
Carrera 1A #28 Esquina, Santa Marta, Colombia
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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

If you want to eat the best "Arroz con coco" this is your place. It's not cheap... however they offer good fish. I don't really like the place.

Thank adriarenas28
Reviewed 3 April 2016

People vote with their feet and this place was busy. Unfortunately, we had some problems. Imagine our rice was never delivered and service was very slow. Server was unresponsive. Try it though, perhaps we were the exception. Fish tanks display live fish and we had...More

Thank rbkrb
Reviewed 28 June 2015

We frequently vacation in Santa Marta, Colombia, a very beautiful Caribbean outpost with endless charm and a stunning people/geography mix. Every time we are there we visit Gran Manuel and the experience is a guaranteed success. The place is lovely, the staff uncomparably kind and...More

Thank Alberto C
Reviewed 25 March 2015

This is a typical local restaurant in Santa Marta, with a very long tradition is serving fish and seafood. We were 4 visitors and all of us agreed that the "casuela de mariscos" was one of the very best we have ever tasted. Service was...More

Thank Bertrand M
Reviewed 22 August 2014

Ok, this place is owned by my uncle but since I'm always honest in my reviews, I'll be no different this time around. Great fish and I mean a whole fish, they don't do strange things with this staple, they just fry it or bake...More

1  Thank Pichikin
Reviewed 6 November 2013

For locals this is one of the best seafood places in Santa Marta. The menu is extensive and features a great variety of fish and local seafood. I recommend this place to anybody who wants to experience local Santa Marta seafood cuisine. Prices are reasonable...More

1  Thank jmartinezclark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Colombian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 1A #28 Esquina, Santa Marta, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Magdalena Department  >  Santa Marta District  >  Santa Marta
  • Phone Number: 4315258
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