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L' Orangerie

Avenida Alvear 1891 | Capital Fedral, Buenos Aires C1129AAA, Argentina
+54 11 4808-2949
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good18%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (18 reviews)
“scones” (9 reviews)
“petit fours” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Argentinian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Avenida Alvear 1891 | Capital Fedral, Buenos Aires C1129AAA, Argentina
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at the Alvear at the end of a 2 week trip. Great to finally have good food. Service excellent .

Thank Richardhencke
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had lunch - but took photos of the buffet. Luscious! High ceilings, marble, gold, pillars, mirrors - all the trappings of old world luxury.

Thank Carol W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The cold lunch buffet in this stunning location is not to be missed in BA. Cold seafood, cheeses and salads are all delicious and beautifully presented in the French style dining room. Coffee and petit fours are also included and of course the opportunity to...More

Thank Kathryn R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Breakfast came complimentary with the room at Alvear Palace Hotel. Wonderful atmosphere. Food was good with bacon, sausages, cheeses, french toast, a wonderful chocolate cake/bread, eggs, fruit, limited pasteries, wonderful presentation of honey (see photo - looks like right out of the hive. Staff was...More

Thank Renaissanceman58102
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Invited 8 girlfriends for lunch to celebrate my 50th birthday and chose the lunch buffet with Sushi and champagne. The place is breathtaking, the service is fantastic and the food is beautifully presented and delicious. Totally worth the price! I would go back anytime for...More

1  Thank GdeBel
Nsalvagno, Assistant to the General Manager at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2017

Dear GdeBel, Thank you for taking time out to share your Alvear Palace Hotel experience and review. We are delighted that you had pleasant and memorable experience We look forward to your return. Best regards, Nadia Salvagno Assistant to the General Manager

Reviewed 7 September 2017

We had a group of 14 for high tea at L'Orangerie. It is a beautiful setting. The servings were generous. The service was good for our large table. A memorable part of our trip to BA!More

Thank KatrinaAnne1304
Nsalvagno, Assistant to the General Manager at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Dear KatrinaAnne1304, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at the Alvear High Tea. We are very grateful for your opinion and our staff is looking forward to welcome you once more as our guest many other times in the...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

The food was tasty and fresh while the atmosphere was decadent. It seemed that attention to detail was the staff's motto with every wish cartered for. Highly recommend.

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 23 July 2017

After years of wanting to I had afternoon tea at L'Orangerie yesterday with a group of 14 friends to celebrate a birthday. I stay at 5 star hotels around the world for business frequently and the entire tea experience at the Alvear was just average,...More

Thank BuenosAiresFoodie
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent experience at our traditional High Tea. I was pleased to note that you enjoyed our High Tea in L´Orangerie, but naturally disappointed with the service received. We are taking note of your observations...More

Reviewed 28 April 2017

This restaurant has unbridled charm, the servers wear white gloves and take care of your every need. The food was excellent to match the service.More

Thank howellv2015
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Dear guest, We appreciate your comments regarding our restaurant. It is always a pleasure to receive positive feedback. I will share your comments with our team, who I am certain will be encouraged by your remarks. Thank you again for sharing your experience, and we...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017

My two friends and I visited L'Orangerie for afternoon tea. The service was wonderful! What a great way to take a break and enjoy some down time after checking out Recoleta Cemetery. There was a wide variety of teas to chose from and all of...More

Thank Katelyn N
LAftarczuk, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at L' Orangerie, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017

Dear Katelyn, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your experience at L`Orangerie Restaurant to enjoy our traditional Alvear High Tea. We are very grateful for your opinion and our staff is looking forward to welcome you once more as our guest...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 29 - USD 100
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Alvear 1891 | Capital Fedral, Buenos Aires C1129AAA, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighbourhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4808-2949
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Description
Buffet breakfast and Lunch The L'Orangerie restaurant at the hotel is a traditional meeting place in Buenos Aires. A splendid breakfast and international buffet lunch, which includes a great variety of exquisite local products, can be enjoyed daily in a delicate environment with natural lighting and meticulous decor, presented with the mastery of international culinary techniques. Alvear Afternoon Tea The Alvear Palace Hotel is a unique place to spend a special afternoon tasting our delicious cakes, mini patisserie, fresh fruit tarts, warm scones and other delicacies especially prepared by our Chef Patissier. Sunday Brunch Enjoy a magnificent Brunch created by our chef, a relaxing moment to share with family or friends. An international buffet presents different stations and offers shellfish, seafood, wild game, and the most delicious desserts. Sundays from noon to 4PM.
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