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San Carbon

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Steakhouse, Latin, South American, Colombian, Grill
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Las Palmas con La Inferior | Cll. 14 # 30-10 AV. Las Palmas, Medellin, Colombia
444 76 02
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Wed 12:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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San Diego, Ca.
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very good restaurant for steak. We enjoyed the tri-tip and fish. The plantains were wonderful side dishes as well. The service was thoughtful, in English and solid. They make their own cognac and have a bottle on each table. We didn't sample this, but the story of how they make it and the history is nice to... More 

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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fine dinning place. Good location with nice views. Nice setting, atmosphere and decoration. The menu is excellent from a meet perspective, meat cuts from USA, Argentina, Brazil and of course Colombian local dishes like chicharrones. Prices in the high end.

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Thank Juan3Mmilestraveled
Dumont, NJ
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142 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

San Carbon was recommended by a local taxi driver and he assured us that we would be pleased with the experience. Have to agree with him. In this city of steakhouses, San Carbon was a pleasure. We've been to other Colombian steakhouses (in other cities) and we've always been disappointed. The quality of the steak was excellent and very flavorful.... More 

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Haiku, Hawaii, United States
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to where we were staying, we went to rejuvenate after our flight while waiting for our room to ready. Salad bar was great value, flavor and fresh. But sausage sampler lacked flavor and bloody marys were disappointing. But....we went again the next day for dinner(proximity/laziness/ second chance). SOOO unimpressed. Salad bar not as good and filet with mushroom sauce... More 

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Thank Gretchen H
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Family enjoy all food. As entrees with chorizo, arepas with cheese and chicharron. Sterling was my choice, excellent meat, excellent cook. Coffee was good but with low temperature it is something to improve.

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Thank Oscar Z
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Today, I returned to SAN Carbon for the second day in a row. Yesterday, I had the filet and a business associate had the lobster. The filet was excellent, but after seeing the lobster dish I knew I had to try it. I was not disappointed. On the contrary, it was one of the best lobster dishes that I have... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Tonight we visited San Carbon and receive bad treatment. This restaurant serves under cook chicken and we inform the server and the lady that process the credit card and did NOTHING about it. On top of that the lady that process the credit card charge us in US dollar adding a 3.5% extra without asking us When I received the... More 

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Weston, Florida
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115 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This is definitely one of the best, if not the best restaurants in Medellin. I would call it a must do while in the city. Steaks are great and the "chuleta" was very good.

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Thank Mr_Review00
Norman, Oklahoma
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Fast and excellent service, quality food, and awesome live music! From the sangria to the "aromática" 5 STARS!!

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San Antonio, Texas
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190 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

After our long South America trip of trying new foods, we found ourselves with a strong steak craving. This filled the spot. The restaurant leans more towards and Argentinian steakhouse. Very highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, South American, Colombian, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Las Palmas con La Inferior | Cll. 14 # 30-10 AV. Las Palmas, Medellin, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: 444 76 02

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