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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)
Opens in 15 min
Steakhouse, Latin, South American, Colombian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 Hurstmere Road | Shop 3, Takapuna, Auckland 0622, New Zealand
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We went for a meal here and the food was absolutely superb. We had the mixed platter to share (4 of us) for starters which was delicious. Then the sharing mains which was a delicious selection of meats and potatoes. The slow cooked beef rib...More

Thank Ceri C
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

My small team of three went for our Christmas work lunch. We had the share platter for 3-4 people and it was more than 4 people could eat for sure. Great value for money. Friendly service, delicious food, welcoming atmosphere. I’ll definitely be back! Would...More

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Having read the previous reviews of how good the food was, we made a booking here for our anniversary as this place is quaint and always full. We made a booking for the last slot at 8.30 pm since the close at 9 and we...More

1  Thank WarrenPF
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We came here after reading some of the reviews on here, they were correct. Amazing friendly staff, we let the Chef and waitress pick our food and it was simply amazing the whole experience was superb. My first experience of Colombian Food and I will...More

Thank RiwaiG1
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Was absolutely perfect, the costillas was definitely the best ribs that I ever had in my life, salads and sides are also amazing good! The place has a very cool vibe, lots of restaurants around, very pleasant place to spend lunch or dinner!

Thank Juliana B
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

My friends and I had a perfect dinner tonight and enjoyed the full Columbia BBQ! We ordered the share meal includes all kinds of bbq. Each item is tasty, and the chef makes meat so tender. Meat didn't event get stuck in my teeth! I...More

Thank LubibiBonnie
Reviewed 5 December 2017

The food was to die for. The meat was cooked to perfection. The staff was super friendly and knowledgeable. The wine was great! They have some nice full and also special wines from Spain (Barbazul), even though it is a Chilean restaurant. They know their...More

Thank Chermene
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

My wife and I enjoyed a great meal here. Atmosphere was great and the staff were very good as well. Great selection of meals. Meat was awesome! ! Very cool to sit next to where they were cooking the meals. Prices were also very reasonable....More

Thank Bob T T
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I just love this place, I'm from Colombia and everytime I come here I feel like I'm back home. With my partner we always order the "Picada" it has a little bit of every meat, cassava, arepa, salad. It is so yummy. The juices are...More

Thank melissaguerra15
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went here with a big group and had set menu as shared platters. Food absolutely delicious. Meat cooked to perfection. Don't expect many veggies though. Service is friendly. Bookings highly recommended as it's quite a small place and very popular

Thank Kara M
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, 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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