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El Cielo

Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin 050021, Colombia
+57 4 2683002
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“tasting menu” (22 reviews)
“chicken” (12 reviews)
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South American, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin 050021, Colombia
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Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

What a unbelievable experience... 13 courses with additional wine package... it is all the time just a superb experience superb service and excellent food... the food just doesn't look awesome but also taste excellent. Thank you for the great evening. For other this is the...More

1  Thank Timvisor
Reviewed 8 November 2017

I went with a group of friends and we are all involved in the food industry so we went with high expectations, which were definitely met! This is of course not a cheap restaurant but it's worth the experience, the food is pretty tasteful and...More

1  Thank Katia R
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

I celebrated my wedding anniversary at El Cielo. We selected the full experience including "maridaje" consisting in 3 different wines and Oporto. The service was very good, and the food was a series of different plates based on traditional colombian cuisine but midified by the...More

Thank Luis A
Reviewed 4 November 2017

In the heart of Medellin around the corner from Poblado is El Cielo which stands apart from all the other offerings in this buzzy area. It is what it is - which is relatively elegant, pleasantly decorated, comfortable seating and well-presented food. Cheap it is...More

1  Thank richml
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner again for third time! Went with wife, daughter and father! Wine list is limited and overpriced but we had nice wine that night! Food was technically exceptional! Very impressed the fish dish was great same a the pork dish! We truly...More

1  Thank Juan R
Reviewed 17 October 2017

El Cielo has been on my list for a long time, so I was looking forward to this evening and I have to say, it really met all my expectations. I made a reservation two weeks in advance, as we wanted to go on a...More

Thank Silvia0011223344
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

El Cielo has everything going for it, except... the food. While the place is beautiful, its staff super friendly and the presentation some of the most interesting we have ever seen, the food ranged from ‘meh’ to ‘ugh’. Every single item we ordered (croquettas, prawns,...More

1  Thank Jeroen B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We enjoyed the experience as much as in a 2-3 star Michelin restaurant. We ordered the tasting menu with wine pairings and had a wonderful time. The service was excellent. And the price was very good, but perhaps I think so because my similar experiences...More

1  Thank ConstantTravelerNC
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Food is good but expensive. Went once and will never come back, because it is different but too much for my taste. Good food doesn't need to be weird to be interesting. It was a good experience but enough for once. If you go to...More

Reviewed 7 October 2017

It was my second time at El Cielo and my last time. The little things that I have noticed during my first visit I considered that perhaps were due to the staff/kitchen having a night off but they all happened again during the 2nd visit....More

Thank eastcoasthaole
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Questions & Answers
Dezarae C
16 February 2018|
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Response from Pedro C | Property representative |
Yes you have options our tasting menus has a vegan and vegetarian versions.
9 September 2017|
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Response from ALEXANDER B | Reviewed this property |
You will be asked of your allergies when you arrive
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Ciaran B
26 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
  • Food
  • 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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 40 10a - 22, Medellin 050021, 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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