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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 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
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We had Costillas (Short Ribs) with salad and fries - I have tried the Guanabana juice (sweet and sour) and everything was delicious as always. The best thing we have done is to arrive at 05:20 pm (as soon as they opened) and we haven’t...More

Thank Heu_Filiaci
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We dont eat red meat and they had good options for chicken and fish. It's casual and the service is good.

Thank LeahH1586
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Went here for lunch and loved our meals. Went as a family and all chose different things. All were delicious. It's a mid range priced restaurant. So not too expensive, and we thought worth every penny. There is a lovely outdoor area or sit snuggly...More

Thank nzTrina
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a steak despite our last vist back in August being less than memorable. The place was busy with an early evening dinner crowd grabbing a bite before moving on to some of the local bars. We were seated at the counter which...More

Thank JP1257
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The stakes were really good and 300gr at $22.00 with a side, small salad (with a lovely refreshing dressing and a sauce), this is the best value for money deal we have had for some time. Even for a Monday night it was buzzing so...More

Thank nz0064
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

The very best BBQ in Auckland. Short ribs are delicious so is the "punta de anca". Very friendly staff. I have diner there at least one every month.

Thank Alexandre M
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

This Colombian restaurant in Auckland NZ is a great representation of traditional Colombian cuisine! Phenomenal food and service! A must visit place if you're looking to satisfy your Palette !

Thank Jorge S
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Had not heard about this place as the arcade is new in Takapuna. We went with friends and the food was great. If you are after South American meat dishes with home made sauces then this is the place. The chicken was tender with just...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Live around Takapuna. A lot of the restaurants around serve same slightly boring fare. El Humero is different thanks goodness. Lovely South American food that is cooked really well. Staff are really friendly and accomodating

Thank Kim W
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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
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  • 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, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
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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