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Avenida Fondo de La Legua 290, San Isidro B1642AAP, Argentina
+54 11 4766-8535
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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216 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice place, good meat, generous portions, do share! We liked the mollejas and matambrito de cerdo. The salad bar is OK; I think it was better when I went there before, but it is not bad at all.

Thank Javier_mail2003
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Very nice salad bar , Meat ( parrilla) is the must there , but you have plenty of options . Highly recomended .

Thank hnwill2017
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23 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The meat is very good overall, The salad bar comes in very handy to choose the exact amount of vegetables to eat, but beware not filling your plate to much because when the meat comes you should still be hungry.

Thank Andrew D
Buenos Aires, Distrito Federal, Argentina
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84 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We were 13 people on a rainy Sunday.We got to the restaurant late but the service was perfect The quality of the food is superb

Thank dgrlk
Jerusalem, Israel
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129 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

This restaurant has a good reputation and is generally packed. They have a fine salad bar, which can be a meal in itself. If you order a main course, the salads are included. I had medium-well lomo which was done just right, served with an optional mushroom-leek creamy sauce which was excellent. All in all, very satisfying.

Thank dberis
San Isidro, Argentina
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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This is a classic and authentic feast for the meat-lovers. The menu is simple but well priced for the dishes. Salad is included when choosing any main course, which is a great side dish to refresh so much meat 😋 Service is good, although it gets slow on weekends as the place is always full. Prior Reservation is a must... More 

Thank Maria M
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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85 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Good barbecue, great salad selection, wine selection more than acceptable, prices ok, but hard seats!

Thank Charles J
Kalisz, Poland
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45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Excellent food. Great salad bar. Good wine. The best parrilla I had in Buenos Aires. The food is just great. We had mix of meats from the grill and it was the best meat we had from the grill during our entire stay in BA. The service was excellent although they didn't speak english.

Thank Mariusz J
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

I ordered the ojo de bife a punto and it was very good! The order came with salad bar; instead of piling everything I could onto a small plate, I served myself a small green salad that had blue cheese: it went very nice with the meat and the Don Nicanor Malbec we ordered. If in the San Isidro area,... More 

Thank Hondulandia
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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25 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Excellent food, service and prices. The best salad bar in Buenos Aires.This is the restaurant it pretends to be. They food is pretty abundant. The service was excellent in every case.

Thank Jar2212

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Fondo de La Legua 290, San Isidro B1642AAP, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Central Argentina  >  Province of Buenos Aires  >  San Isidro
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4766-8535

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?