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Calle Defensa 855, Buenos Aires C1065AAO, Argentina
+54 11 4300-9081
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“bife de chorizo” (46 reviews)
“steak” (205 reviews)
“salad” (49 reviews)
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Calle Defensa 855, Buenos Aires C1065AAO, Argentina
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best steak in Buenos Aires? Can someone say that? Well, if it’s possible at all, this is the place. Where locals eat! Wonderful!

Thank BalintRichter
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent empanadas vino and main courses! Service was fast and friendly. Would definitely go back again and highly recommend if you are not sure of an authentic quality place to eat.

Thank jennamariexox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here right when they opened at 7pm. They had really good steaks. Most people in there spoke English and we heard about it from the hotel, so I assume they are pushed at the hotels specifically, but still worth checking out. We ate...More

Thank PillowPopper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

No fancy extras. If you don´t mid eating plastic plates... this place has traditional recipies (and dishes for tourists). Great value of money. Churasco sausages and steaks were great.

Thank S G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic and generously sized steaks and a great choice of sides to enjoy. A very popular place-we arrived soon after 8 and it was already very busy. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank karenfrances91
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

What a gem...if you like eating lovely comfort food as the locals, this is really the place. We were 4 good friends from Croatia, Finland, Romania and France ...and later and from Chili ...we thoroughly enjoyed it

Thank 658annmarier
Reviewed 24 September 2018

They have so many varieties and ways in preparing the beef and all of them are delicious. The meat texture is awesome, and the price is right at this local restaurant. Something not to be missed when you're in Buenos Aires.

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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Visited here on the recommendation of a friend that lives in Buenos Aires. It did not disappoint. We booked a table via hotel concierge and im please we did as when we arrived at 8.30pm the place was full. Staff are very friendly, service was...More

Thank chewy110
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Had a great Steak with mushroom sauce . Staff was amazing as was the company I was with . I would definitely go back .its a small place but I do recommend it .

Thank 1flygirl28
Reviewed 21 July 2018

The eats here are pretty delicious and if you are traveling with vegetarians it's an ok place, it has plenty of sides to choose from. The portions are pretty generous, consider sharing and the meat dishes are flavorful. Service was bad, only one water for...More

Thank LM_Bracero
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different cultures: a true child of immigration, much
like the city itself. Nowadays, it comes alive after
dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both
locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee
hours of the morning. During the day, the antique
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Response from Jeff D | Reviewed this property |
About 35 pesos from the food trailers in the park at Porto Madero.
17 December 2014|
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Response from Cesare R | Reviewed this property |
Ha! Just show up. It's not the kind of place you make a reservation to go ;) It's a "bodegón" (untranslatable)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Defensa 855, Buenos Aires C1065AAO, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Telmo
  • Neighbourhood: San Telmo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4300-9081
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