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The paisa tray is perhaps the most well-known and important dish of Antioquia cuisine. It consists of ground beef, pork rinds, sausage, black pudding, beans, rice, ripe plantain, fried egg, red tomato, avocado, arepa and hogao.

In Medellin you can find a wide range of restaurants, from those offering this delicious typical dish, to those specialized in high quality international cuisine.


La Strada

It is a shopping center that has consolidated an offer that promotes tourism, pleasure and good taste for food. It has fast food restaurants, a la carte, healthy food, bakery and pastry.

The offer is complemented by the Holyday Inn Express Hotel and the Portofino Casino. It has 207 covered parking spaces and a wide façade on El Poblado avenue with outdoor restaurants.

Address: Carrera 43 A # 1 Sur- 150, El Poblado, sector Milla de Oro .Phone: (574) 268 24 79.



Mercado del Río

This space, which has two floors and capacity to serve 1,200 people simultaneously, is already a gastronomic reference of the city.

It is a place that adapts to the different moments of the day with the dynamics of the visitors, since it receives those who simply want to eat, those who look for quiet places to work (with internet service), but also those who want to enjoy a rumba in the nights of Medellín.

Address: Calle 24 No. 48-28. Phone: (+57) 302 331 1752.


Corporación Tour Gastronómico

It is a gastronomic guide, which guides, trains and represents the gastronomic sector of Medellín and its surroundings.

In association with Plaza Mayor, exhibitions and conventions, the Maridaje fair is held, specializing in the diversity of flavors and its perfect mix with different types of drinks. The most important restaurants in the city and the companies that produce and distribute gastronomic supplies offer visitors the opportunity to discover the harmony of the drinks and dishes of Colombian and international cuisine.

If you want to know the gastronomic offer of the City Center, Laureles; the Las Palmas Tourist Corridor, the Lleras Park, the Calle de la Buena Mesa, the Golden Mile and the Paseo Provenza, the latter located in El Poblado, go to its website: