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La Parolaccia

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Puerto Madero
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Alicia M. de Justo 1052 | C1107AAV CABA, Buenos Aires 1107, Argentina
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Nairobi, Kenya
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many great restaurants on the sides of the river in Puerto Madero. We wanted Italian, as we had had so much Argentinian on our trip, so as we were walking we just stopped at La Parolaccia. Yes, there were some beggars that came to ask for money, so you feel compelled to hold on to your bag,... More 

Thank AdriAfrica
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I decided to go for a mid-range range location and based on TripAdvisor I have chosen this place. First, all three La Parolaccia restaurants located in Puerto Madero on TripAdvisor are the same, why not join them??? It wasn't bad, but there are several things to improve and the 4/5 rating I consider too high. Waiter was impatient (or nervous?).... More 

Thank Arno P
Munich, Germany
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had pasta at this restaurant which was recommended by other ratings here on TripAdvisor. Food was good, service was good - just the dishes could have been cleaner. We can recommend this restaurant.

Thank daftdairyman
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Upon entry, you are greeted and offered an alcoholic drink. You are then held in the reception area while they allocate a table to you. It was lunchtime and we could see quite a few tables, but were held for around 10 minutes. We were then shown to one of the empty tables that we could see. We then waited... More 

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South Florida, Florida
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

The Melanzane is a must and for the Tiramisu lovers: this is your place to go. I visited during lunch time and was presented with a 3-course meal option that was very affordable (approx. $25 person). It was two of us: ordered six different plates (two appetizers, two entrees, two desserts) and none of them disappointed. Plus the portion sizes... More 

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e wallingford vt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Wonderful Italian food…extensive menu …not to be missed when you're in Buenos Aires! All 4 of us had different dishes & each was excellent! Coming from the northeast US, the food at La Parolaccia can stand up to any good Italian restaurant in the US or Italy. Good service,clean & crowded…go early without a reservation, or be sure to make... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

It was so good we went back a second time during our vacation. Quality of food, taste, old school service and charm combined with reasonable pricing make this place a can't miss for dining when in the northern suburb of Belgrano. Easy to find too as its directly on Libertador Avenue.

Thank Ersun U
Doral, Florida
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I just finished having dinner there. The service was very slow. After the host sat us down we waited 10+/- minutes before our waiter came to introduce himself and take our drink and appetizer orders, and that was after I asked who was the waiter who is supposed to attend to our table. We both had chicken... More 

Thank Rey V
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19 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Had a very pleasant dinner with family and friends at this restaurant in Puerto Maderos. Service is outstanding, from the moment you walk in until you leave. Nice touch you are served a glass of champagne when you arrive. Appetizers were very good, entrees some excellent to good, depending on what you ordered. Desserts were excellent. Valet parking is available.... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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133 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

All Parolaccias are excellent, three or four in Puerto Madero, one in Palermo, one in Belgrano ... good food, big servings, good quality. Always crowded, that should give you a good hint.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25
Italian, Argentinian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alicia M. de Justo 1052 | C1107AAV CABA, Buenos Aires 1107, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Puerto Madero
  • Neighbourhood: Puerto Madero
  • Phone Number: 4343-1679

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Puerto Madero
From its refurbished red brick buildings and port cranes to its modern skyscrapers and luxurious apartment buildings, Puerto Madero is the perfect combination of old and new. The river provides a quiet, relaxing atmosphere that contrasts with the hustle and bustle of heavy traffic just blocks away. Across the river, flanked by skyscrapers, are beautiful parks and quiet streets that make this neighbourhood a unique destination in a city as busy as Buenos Aires. The restaurants, bars, and nightclubs on the docks make it a prime spot for nights out and have come to symbolise this area. Puerto Madero is even more striking after dark, when the lights from the docks and skyscrapers glow against the night sky.
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