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Ganso & Castor Cafe-Bistro

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Carrera 36 # 7-46, Medellin 050003, Colombia
+57 4 2689572
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the greek yogurt with tomatoe marmalade and was visually interesting and very tasteful. Coffee was very good!

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Thank Erosas
Atlanta, Georgia
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Came her just after noon for a late breakfast. The hollandaise sauce on my eggs were waaaaay to salty. There was no coffee (remember - this is Colombia) and the brioche came midway through the meal.

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Thank Steve F
Boquete, Panama
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81 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Well, so sad that we were in this Medellin neighborhood ( Provenza in Poblado) for 8 days before we discovered this great place on our last day in town! Oh, to have had more time to try more dishes! It was so good for breakfast (Eggs Benedict for me, an omelet for my husband) that we turned around and came... More 

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Thank dancelessons
New York, New York, United States
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135 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 November 2016

located next to the MMAM perfect spot to relax, friendly service and fresh products, the shakes are nice

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Thank Rene K
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Great place! Slow service but loved the food. Worth it! Nice decor. Been there twice. I highly recommend it.

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Medellin
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139 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2016

A friend had been bugging me for a while to come and try this place; so we went down and gave it a try. It is a really nice place, with excellent service, located in the lovely Provenza area of Medellin. I had the Eggs Benedict, for 15,500 pesos, which were delicious. We had our young baby with us, and... More 

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Thank Bicks_medellin
Willemstad, Curacao
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38 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I had some terrific meals here. Lunch was a mushroom quiche which was DELICIOUS! the service, atmosphere and food was to die for. Desert ( carrot cake and tea) is the best I had in Medellin. we came another time to do it again. and again. They speak English and Spanish. You have to try this.

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Thank Jantab007
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Great coffee and good European style breakfast. Staff are attentive and the Cafe has a great atmosphere

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Thank sally k
San Diego, CA
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215 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Small with good attention to detail from wait staff. All food is prepared with care and best quality ingredients. We loved it!

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Thank Connie B
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Nice place to have breakfast or brunch. We had juices, benedict eggs, pancakes, fruit salads, cappuccino and chocolate. We were served quickly and everything was tasty. Small remark for waiters that were not welcoming but became friendly when we had to order.

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Thank Guilhem C

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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
Cuisine
Cafe, European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carrera 36 # 7-46, Medellin 050003, Colombia
  • Location: South America  >  Colombia  >  Antioquia Department  >  Medellin
  • Phone Number: +57 4 2689572

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?