We look at 10 popular restaurants in Sabaenta with domicilio (delivery) service that are not closed during the quarantine in Colombia. So, you can order from home.
All of Colombia is currently under a nationwide Colombia quarantine until August 30. And many restaurants are closed but there are some still that are open, which provide domicilio (delivery) to your home.
Since you can’t go to these popular restaurants during the quarantine some restaurants in Sabaneta with domicilio provide delivery service to your home in Sabaneta.
The 10 restaurants in this article provide a variety of types of foods including burgers, Colombian, Italian, Mexican, pizza and steaks. So, you can enjoy a variety of foods at home.
This below list is no particular order and we confirmed that each restaurant currently offers domicilio (delivery) service in Sabaneta. And some may provide delivery services in other neighborhoods in Medellín or Envigado.
1. Burger Grill – a Popular Burger Restaurant in Sabaneta
Burger Grill is a small restaurant in Sabaneta that is popular with locals due to having good burgers.
I live only a few blocks from this burger restaurant and have eaten there many times. Also, we have ordered for home delivery several times from this restaurant and the burgers have been consistently good.
There are seven different burgers on the menu at Burger Grill. Burger Grill provides domicilio services in Sabaneta.
Domicilio: WhatsApp +57 301.751.6631 or call +57 4 367.0066 in Sabaneta
Crepes & Waffles is a very popular chain of restaurants in Colombia that specializes in crepes, waffles and ice cream.
In Medellín, Crepes & Waffles is so popular the company has grown to a total of 19 restaurants and 10 ice cream shops. And the restaurants are not difficult to find, as over half of them in Medellín are found in malls in the city.
The company has grown to over 80 restaurants in nine cities in Colombia and a total of over 100 restaurants in nine countries. In addition, the company is known for primarily hiring women who are the head of a household.
Crepes & Waffles has an extensive food menu. Obviously crepes and waffles are the focus. The extensive menu can be seen online (in Spanish).
This restaurant is a good option for lunch, brunch, dinner or just a dessert. It’s expected to remain a popular restaurant chain due to having some good food.
Crepes & Waffles provides domicilio services in Sabaneta, El Poblado, Envigado, Laureles and several other neighborhoods.
Domicilio: Rappi in Sabaneta, El Poblado, Envigado or Laureles.
3. El Platanal – A Popular Colombian Restaurant
El Platanal is a popular Colombian restaurant in Sabaneta with good food. I have eaten at the restaurant several times with my Colombian wife and the food has been consistently good.
El Platanal is located on Avenida Las Vegas in Sabaneta and the restaurant normally has live music on Friday and Saturday nights.
On the menu at El Platanal are many comida tipica dishes including Bandaja Paisa and Mondongo soup. Also, on the menu are several steak, chicken and fish dishes. And the are several bowl dishes on the menu.
El Platanal provides domicilio services in Sabaneta.
Domicilio: Rabbi, UberEats or WhatsApp +57 313.690.8572 or call +57 4 288.6646 in Sabaneta
El Sombrero is a popular Mexican restaurant in Sabaneta with authentic and really good Mexican food. A Mexican owns the restaurant and the cooks reportedly are Mexican as well. So, this restaurant has very authentic traditional Mexican food.
El Sombrero is a family run business that opened in 2008. So, it’s been in business for over 10 years. It’s a popular restaurant in Sabaneta with locals. And it is considered to have the best Mexican food in Sabaneta.
El Sombrero actually has two sections. One is the restaurant and the other is a “factory” where they make Mexican food products. So, the products used in the restaurant are made locally.
The restaurant’s slogan is “Colores y sabores de México” (Colors and Tastes of Mexico). The inside of the restaurant is very colorful similar to what you find in Mexico and the food is authentic Mexican food. So, it delivers on its slogan.
There are over 60 different Mexican dishes on the menu at El Sombrero.
El Sombrero provides domicilio services in Sabaneta.
Domicilio: WhatsApp: + 57 321.368.9081 or call +57 4 599.226 in Sabaneta
Restaurante El Viejo John is a very popular restaurant in Sabaneta that specializes in traditional Colombian food. Many locals in Sabaneta consider El Veijo John the best restaurant in Sabaneta. It’s a great place to experience Colombian food including Antioquian specialties like bandeja paisa.
El Viejo John has many traditional Colombian dishes on the menu including bandeja paisa, buñuelos, cazuela de mariscos (seafood casserole), empanadas, mondongo soup, pescado frito(fried fish) sancocho soup and tamales.
The portions at El Viejo John are huge and the prices are reasonable. I frequently have needed to ask them to pack some of the leftovers to take home, as it has been too much to eat.
There are over 20 different fish dishes on the menu. And there are 11 different bandejas on the menu. Plus there are many other options on the menu and many additional sides you can add to the entrees.
El Viejo John provides domicilio services in Sabaneta.
Domicilio: Call +57 4 288.7702 in Sabaneta
6. Picnic – a Popular Restaurant with Good Lasagna
Picnic is a cozy restaurant in Sabaneta located near Parque Sabaneta that is popular with locals. This restaurant has several Italian dishes on the menu as well as sandwiches and pizzas.
My Colombian wife loves the lasagna at this restaurant. The restaurant is best known for its lasagna. Also, something unique about this restaurant is that the dining area is on one side of a road and the kitchen is located on the other side.
Picnic provides domicilio services in Sabaneta.
Domicilio: Rappi or call +57 4 301.9315 in Sabaneta.
Pizza en Leña is a popular chain of pizzerias located in Sabaneta. Pizza en Leña specializes in very good thin-crust pizza that is cooked in a brick oven at both of its locations.
A Dutch guy owns the Pizza en Leña chain. He bought his first pizzeria in Sabaneta over seven years ago from another Dutch guy. This first pizzeria became so popular that on weekends it frequently had lines waiting to get into the relatively small place.
The pizzas at Pizza en Leña come in two sizes: medium with six slices and large with eight slices. On the menu at Pizzeria Olivia are 18 different pizzas.
Pizza en Leña provides domicilio services in Sabaneta.
Domicilio: call +57 4 611.9569 in Sabaneta or order online at: https://www.pizzaenlena.com/ordena-comida-para-llevar.
La Doctora is steakhouse with two locations in Sabaneta and Envigado that is popular with locals and it has some good steaks, ribs and fish. La Doctora is known as a parilla, which is a restaurant where grilled-meats are served.
This restaurant is a favorite of the locals in Sabaneta and Envigado. The food is good and the potions are huge. Also, on the weekends they tend to have live entertainment at night. This is a no-frills casual restaurant that is popular with couples and families.
La Doctora has many options on the menu. Since it’s a steakhouse, the specialties are dishes from the grill, which include over nine steaks. Also, there are several traditional Colombia dishes like Bandeja Paisa and several fish dishes on the menu.
La Doctora provides domicilio services in Sabaneta or Envigado.
Domicilio: WhatsApp: + 57 305.342.2424 or call +57 4 288.3466 in Sabaneta or +57 4 276.9041 in Envigado.
La Hija de Stella is a very popular Colombian restaurant in Sabaneta with good food. This restaurant serves traditional Colombian dishes (comida tipica).
La Hija de Stella is Spanish for “Stella’s Daughter”. In addition, this restaurant is currently the second highest rated restaurant located in Sabaneta on TripAdvisor.
This restaurant is popular with locals in Sabaneta and a few foreigners that have discovered it due to having some very good Colombian food. And I have eaten at this restaurant several times and the food and service has always been very good.
This restaurant specializes in comida típica – traditional Colombian dishes. But a few of the typical Colombian dishes are only available on the weekend. There are several other dishes on menu including several chicken, steak and ribs dishes.
La Hija de Stella provides domicilio services in Sabaneta seven days a week starting at noon.
Domicilio: WhatsApp: + 57 304.671.2760 or call +57 4 277.0953 in Sabaneta.
20Mission Cerveza is an exciting brewery in Medellín that opened in September 2018. 20Mission Cerveza is a hidden gem of a brewery, hiding out in a nondescript warehouse down the alleyways of barrio Manila in El Poblado.
In addition, 20Mission Cerveza is not just a new brewery with six types of high-quality beer. It’s also a large venue with a restaurant, bar and a big space for events.
For its delivery service during the quarantine, 20Mission Cerveza offers its six craft beers and also food from its food menu.
20Mission Cerveza provides domicilio services in Sabaneta, El Poblado, Envigado, Itagüi and La Estrella on Tuesday to Saturday from noon to 9 pm.
Domicilio: WhatsApp: + 57 300.274.4336 in Sabaneta, El Poblado, Envigado, Itagüi and La Estrella.
Medellin Guru’s Series About Restaurants with Domicilio During the Quarantine
We have now looked at over 40 restaurants with domicilio during the quarantine in four neighborhoods in Medellín and the Aburrá Valley popular with foreigners:
- El Poblado restaurants with domicilio
- Laureles restaurants with domicilio
- Envigado restaurants with domicilio
- Sabaneta restaurants with domicilio
The Bottom Line: Popular Restaurants in Sabaneta with Domicilio During Quarantine
During the quarantines in Medellín and the Aburrá Valley, it can be challenging to cook everything at home.
But you don’t have to cook, you can order domicilio (delivery) from several popular restaurants. Each of the restaurants in Sabaneta with domicilio in the above list we confirmed offer delivery services in Sabaneta.
In addition, we have detailed reviews of several of these restaurants. Just click on the link in the heading for each restaurant to see more details about each restaurant including the menu of each restaurant.
Readers, if you know of any popular restaurants with delivery in Sabaneta we missed, please let us know and we will add to our above list.
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Editors note: updated on April 29, 2020 to add El Sombrero and El Viejo John to the list of restaurants in Sabaneta offering domicilio service.
Editors note: updated on May 11, 2020 to add Crepes & Waffles to the list of restaurants in Sabaneta offering domicilio service.
Editors note: updated on July 7, 2020 to remove Café Moreno Cocina Bar, which was offering delivery services earlier during the quarantine when this article was published but has closed.