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Mercado del Rio

Calle 24 48-28 | Villa Carlota - El Poblado, Medellin, Colombia
+57 4 2611584
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (6 reviews)
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Italian, Mexican, American, Steakhouse, Brew Pub, Latin, Bar, Seafood, Fast food, Mediterranean, Barbecue, Sushi, European, Spanish, Deli, Wine Bar, Gastropub, Middle Eastern, Colombian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Calle 24 48-28 | Villa Carlota - El Poblado, Medellin, Colombia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great concept! This is no ordinary food court. TONS of different food options from breakfast to dinner and dessert! There are so many delicious options it’s hard to decide what to choose. This is perfect for when everyone in your group can’t agree...More

Thank deevalentin79
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on Saturday night with 10+ friends for a reunion and a farewell dinner with drinks. We first sat downstairs and were spoiled for choice regarding food. Lots of stalls with different types of cuisine that should suit most wallets. Everything we tried was...More

Thank travelbonkers44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to visit but not to eat. Quite expensive for the small portions they give you. I guess the rent is HIGH. Food tastes ok . One place for postre artesenal in the corner was very good. Nothing is moderately priced. Fast food type...More

Thank Freee B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First day I ate at Parmesano and had bruschetta and after a steak dinner. Zero complaints the food was fantastic. Also my server Jesus was an absolute legend! Super nice and accommodating and helped me with my spanish. Jesus needs a raise he is the...More

Thank Kyle D
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I went to Ciudad del Rio with my husband and six of our godchildren with the purpose of spend time with them and celebrated. The place is fantastic, it has food from different countries, you can find an extensive range of prices. The atmosphere is...More

Thank Juliana H
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Much more than n a food court. All the restaurants are high quality and extraordinarylly diverse, from 100% Colombian local cuisines to Indian, Thai, etc. Beautiful decoration, and great design.

Thank WALKMANSmyrna_Ga_
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Extraordinary place. Food from different cultures. Extra clean. Prices are excellent and customer service very professional. Recommendable.

Thank alohaandme
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Large range of food stalls in an open area with lots of seating space. Food stalls from different countries and numerous bars. Burgers from Mr. Pig are delicious! Great atmosphere, quick service, trendy interior and easy to get to. Definitely worth spending an evening here...More

Thank Olivia B
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Just by the main office of Banco de Colombia at the Industriales metro station....it is a large open area with about about 50 small restaurants with as few as 4 seats....a fancy type of food court done with great taste....I found it by chance on...More

Thank christophekP6235QD
Reviewed 6 March 2018

very good experience, it is fun to see so many incredible options in one place, the variety the taste all very good, I will surely come back

Thank robert k
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Questions & Answers
Julian C
24 March 2017|
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Response from Mau151 | Property representative |
Hola Julián: El Mercado Del Río está abierto todos los días, inclusive 1 de enero. Saludos
22 February 2017|
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Response from Mau151 | Property representative |
Yes. You can buy a bottle of wine or by glass and drink it wherever you choose to have your small plates or bites! Welcome to El Mercado del Rio
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle 24 48-28 | Villa Carlota - El Poblado, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 4 2611584
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Food Market in the middle of town for having and sharing the best moments in life with friends, family, food, drinks and joy. Every day is an opportunity to get out and experience new pleasures with the best quality, flavor and atmosphere to share with your loved ones. Enjoy sports games, soccer matches and music videos in 4K LCD TVs and a 208" central big screen. Live music on weekends nights. Italian, American, Origin, Oriental, European, Spanish, Arabic food with a Central Draft Beer Store and a Wine Shop all created for sharing.
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