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El Humero

40 Hurstmere Road | Shop 3, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
+64 9-489 9973
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good30%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“empanadas” (22 reviews)
“short ribs” (11 reviews)
“steak” (25 reviews)
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Steakhouse, Latin, South American, Colombian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Hurstmere Road | Shop 3, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the wood fired smells & all encompassing comforting aura. The staff had awesome recommendations, great service & great accompianing Argentinian wine. Cosy, warm & hearthy space. I'll be booking my birthday dinner for a crowd here for sure as they have a great shared...More

Thank Kirsty T
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Have visited 4 times and every time the food is just perfect! meat is tender, moist and cooked as requested. Staff are friendly and accomodating

Thank Dan B
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great spot on the north shore, food was really tasty , great portion sizes and friendly service Highly recommend

Thank simonmD1663QL
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Delicious food... and good service... I like the ambience... all good... will back soon... I’ll recommend to my friends...

Thank pathadam
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Great food, lovely atmosphere, food deliscious. Staff really helpful with food election. Handy location

Thank TaylorFamilyNZ
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Caught up with some friends for dinner, they’ve recommended el humero. There is absolutely nothing I can fault. The service was amazing. The food was wow.. 3 of us had ribs my wife had a steak. The meat was falling off the bone, my wife...More

Thank DavidL9244
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This is a fabulous little eatery with very attentive staff. Find a seat indoors and you can watch the staff banter with each other while they cook the meats on an open fire.

Thank Gauri M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This place is a great little venue. Amazing meat cooked to perfection on the open grill in front of you. They used to have a mixed grill which seems to have been replaced by a meal for 2 option. Which is a bit of a...More

Thank Campbell1981
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely awesome - I love the vibe at this restaurant. The staff are always friendly and the food is always so yummy!

Thank 83anon
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We stumbled on this small eatery in Takapuna, looking for somewhere to have lunch. The restaurant is focused on grilled, barbequed meats which are done to perfection. Accompanied by salad, and corn bread. All food is authentic Colombian, the friendly staff Colombian who were very...More

Thank 471stuart
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22 January 2018|
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Response from RiwaiG1 | Reviewed this property |
Entrees Pinchos - Skewers Grilled Beef or Chicken skewers with onions and capsicum $13.00 Longaniza with Arepa Traditional cured and dried pork sausage prepared on the grill served with Arepa $13.00 Chorizo with... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Hurstmere Road | Shop 3, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland  >  North Shore  >  Takapuna
  • Phone Number: +64 9-489 9973
l Humero is the first traditional Colombian-style barbecue restaurant in New Zealand. We deliver a culinary experience that showcases the classic and rustic elements of Colombia. When you will visit El Humero, you will feel that you have magically been transported to Colombia through our mouth-watering Colombian-style barbecue dishes prepared fresh over traditional wood-fired and charcoal grills. We promise that you will walk away with a lasting taste of our food and the warmth of the Colombian people.
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