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El Salvador 4800, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4833-6102
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“tacos” (8 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“mexican food” (9 reviews)
Opens in 25 min
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
El Salvador 4800, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We gave this one star as it was open early (countercultural in BA) so suited our family group and it was warm on a cold evening. If rated on the food and drink alone it would not have troubled the scorer. The food was dreadful...More

1  Thank sjhp19
Reviewed 21 February 2018

No matter how often restaurants in Argentina and Chile warn you how caliente their food is, it won't be anywhere near Mexican spicy, even at a Mexican restaurant. However, despite the lack of chilli, all of our food really had the slow-cooked, marinated-for-a-week flavour of...More

Thank mrdom
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here tonight - sat outside and had a very good meal! It was not over spiced but can be revved up as needed. This is a popular place and has queues at partic times. We had quesadillas pollo y a combination plate....More

Thank Interestedingoodfood
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

SO RUDE. They didn’t even try to explain to us what was going on. The guy from the front door looked at us like we were not allowed to even be there ! We left straight away. AVOID if you’re a big fan of great...More

Thank Kiwinatraveler
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Original Mexican food with the possibility to dine outside. Started our meal with a margherita and continued with delicious dishes. Service was quick and staff speaks English.

Thank Sofia I
Reviewed 18 March 2017

As expected most of the restaurants in Palermo offer steaks, sandwiches and salads and that can become tiresome after a while. So it was not only great to find a restaurant serving Mexican food but with terrific flavors. I've been to many Mexican restaurants and...More

1  Thank RickMichigan1
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Stopped in and bought an expensive bottle of wine. Made it clear we just wanted to drink some wine outside. After a bit, hostess came and demanded we move to inside so diners could have our table. There were other empty tables. She was very...More

Thank Bizzy_livin
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I've been coming to this place for the last 4 or 5 years. It has all the typical mexican food and the quality of the ingredients is very good. I recommend the Enchiladas suizas and of course the Chilaquiles.

Thank Demo_Sanchez
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Walking around Palermo Soho we ended up at this little jewel of Mexican cuisine. The service was good without being overdone, meals were delivered in quick way and beautifully presented. Our dishes included a starter of guacamole and then we shared Pollo con mole and...More

Thank Redgaucho
Reviewed 16 March 2016

xalapa is a tasty and great restaurant in palermo in buenos aires I loved the quesadillas and all the different tacos here

Thank ElisaMnj
Best known as the largest neighbourhood in Buenos
Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters,
each with its own unique identity. The high-end
quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent
mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment
buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American
Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favourite amongst
locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 15 - USD 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: El Salvador 4800, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighbourhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4833-6102
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