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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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“short ribs” (11 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 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
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Had dinner on a Saturday night, so busy busy, but great service, excellent menu and the sirloin steak I chose with a tamarind sauce was simply divine, very tender, great flavour, and cooked to perfection, i chose a Spanish Tempranillo to accompany this and it...More

Thank christine o
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous restaurant with a variety of food and options. Our first visit to a Columbian restaurant and we loved it. There were four of us and we all ordered different meals and we all tried each other's and we all liked each meal....More

Thank Penelope P
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Great spot to stop in for lunch or dinner. The meat is just melt in your mouth food. Tender and juicy! Sides are good too. Casual seating can be a bit cramped but other than that definitely worth a visit

Thank rachyrach1985
Reviewed 16 June 2018 via mobile

We LOVE this place for the food and the hospitality. Our very first visit was on their opening week, they didn’t even have their liquor license yet and we sat at the bar watching the chef cook our meal. It’s the best spot in the...More

Thank MissusS28
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Had a delicious lunch here with awesome, really helpful service. We had lots of steak and chicken between us - all fantastic, and the paprika potatoes were so good! Already looking forward to going back next time we're in the area.

Thank denise224
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Consistent, friendly, tasty . The meat is well cooked and tender. Like the cassava croquettes and the aioli

Thank Sonja H
Reviewed 17 May 2018

If you love meat this is the place to come too. Restuarant was full, atmoshere was vibrant and staff very attentive.

Thank philm230
Reviewed 16 May 2018

El Humero in Takapuna is great Very nice menu!!! Very nice food Great staff very friendly Busy with a great casual atmosphere Good value

Thank Brycee10
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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$21
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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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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