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El Barral

Barrio Jardines Calle 30s 43a 38, Envigado 055422, Colombia
2761212
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible1%
27 Jun 2016
“Nice place”
5 Jan 2017
“Not good”
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Barrio Jardines Calle 30s 43a 38, Envigado 055422, Colombia
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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Overpriced, and a Spaniard chef never got near their kitchen. The octopus was rubbery, the tortilla was dry, and the mashed potatoes accompanying my dish were served in a tiny desert plate, as though they were a precious exotic concoction. The wine list is like...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I love this restaurant, the service is very good, food is amazing, specially the black paella, good selection of wine, somehow expensive, worth the visit

Thank Julietamadrid92
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

The food was nice - not excellent - and it has a very good service. The restaurant is very warm and offers a nice environment, although there is a lot of echo if you are going with a big group. Maybe the food could be...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 7 November 2015

There are now very good restaurants which offer spanish food in Medellin (or Envigado in this case) but there are so little details that can definitely make the difference, in El Barral it is the excellent service. If you choose this restaurant you can't miss...More

Thank ABalzan
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Started with the potato tortilla "tapa", it was bland and the cheese salsa was good but not great. We both ordered paella (two different kinds, one seafood and one with meat and seafood), rice was brown, terribly greasy and overcooked as well as the seafood...More

Thank MLondon26
Reviewed 30 June 2015

I read the comments and disagree I had the small dish of paella and it was excellent along with desert that was very good, an appetizer small cheese and ham balls were not as good would go back and have full dish of paella next...More

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 22 November 2014

If you are a connoisseur of Spanish food this is not your place. Prices were expensive for the portion and food quality. My paella was salty, dry and not so tasty. Tortilla was dry and old. Service was very good with attentive waiters in a...More

3  Thank andrewinsane
Reviewed 2 August 2013

I had heard the best comments about this paella, and this week I went to try it and it was just amazing, the service and food are absolutely excellent, I recommend the seafood paella.

Thank clau1228
Reviewed 20 June 2013

A great place to go for lunch, spend the afternoon or have a fantastic dinner à la Española, amid tapas, paellas, good wine and great music! It is the great combination to have a magnificent time!

Thank Gloria L
Reviewed 20 June 2013

My wife and I had lunch at El Barral last month. The glowing recommendations of a good friend bolstered our excitement and anticipation prior to our first dining experience at El Barral. However, after all was said and done, my wife and I were disappointed...More

1  Thank Eulenspeegel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barrio Jardines Calle 30s 43a 38, Envigado 055422, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Envigado
  • Phone Number: 2761212
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