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Things to do in Laureles, Medellín

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Crêperie
“A Colombian restaurant that employs single mothers. Everything I have ever ordered has been amazing. Savoury and sweet! Try the limonada de coco!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Made of fresh ground beef, made to order, with delicious buns and lots of great topping options. They’ve even got sliders and the occasional live music. Really nice atmosphere.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bike Rental / Bike Share
“Restaurants and bars, a nice place to hang out, although the second park of Laureles is better in my opinion. Both parks a just a few minutes walking from the other so you may as well check out both.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Park
“Laureles is full of beauty, and thats mostly because of the first and second parks, they are a green poket in the neighborhood, surrounded by restaurants and coffe shops, its perfect for a quiet afternoon coffe, or to study.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“Comuna 13 has transformed from one of the most dangerous neighborhoods in Medellin to one of the most visited by foreigners​ because of their transformation. Come out and visit with some of the most authentic and resilient people in the entire city of Medellin. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Café
“Good cafe for English or Spanish speakers. Hub for locals and expats with local coffee.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Another Italian restaurant but a little more upscale that the homely Opera Pizza”
  • 7 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Opción italiana excelente; también queda cerca del alojamiento (como para ir caminando).”
  • 9 locals recommend
Café
“Another excellent local coffee shop with a great atmosphere. The interior patio is a great place to hang out.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Here you can find mexican food, good people, and its a good place try mexican food :: Aqui puedes encontrar comida mexicana, gente amable y buenas personas, y porque no... es un buen lugar para probar comida mexicana (Look at the photos in the profile)”
  • 9 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“You can go for a bite while you wait for the show to start. Its relatively new... ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Home Goods Store
“Located in front of the hostel , very convenient, but a little bit pricey. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Less expensive than Carulla. A lot of vegetables and fruits at a good price.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Sublocality
“Laureles is a strata 5 neighborhood with excellent shopping, restaurants and parks.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Route
“Lots of bars along Trenta y Tres, especially in the blocks east and west of the intersection with the UPB Campus.”
  • 6 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Crêperie
“A Colombian restaurant that employs single mothers. Everything I have ever ordered has been amazing. Savoury and sweet! Try the limonada de coco!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Made of fresh ground beef, made to order, with delicious buns and lots of great topping options. They’ve even got sliders and the occasional live music. Really nice atmosphere.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Another Italian restaurant but a little more upscale that the homely Opera Pizza”
  • 7 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Opción italiana excelente; también queda cerca del alojamiento (como para ir caminando).”
  • 9 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
“Here you can find mexican food, good people, and its a good place try mexican food :: Aqui puedes encontrar comida mexicana, gente amable y buenas personas, y porque no... es un buen lugar para probar comida mexicana (Look at the photos in the profile)”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“The best beef in Medellin, juicy, delicious, the empanadas, the tip of the hip, the salad bar is free, and excellent customer service. Highly recommended :: La mejor carne de Medellín, jugosa, deliciosa, las empanadas, la punta de anca, la barra de ensaladas es gratis, y excelente atención al cliente. Recomendadísimo. (Look at the photos in the profile)”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Comida deliciosa un lugares acogedores para disfrutar de una amena conversación ”
  • 5 locals recommend

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