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Cheff Iusef

Malabia 1378 | Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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“shawarma” (5 reviews)
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Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Malabia 1378 | Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Armenian Lebanese cuisine somewhat original. Good food. Cheap. Nevertheless you will have to wait at least one hour outside to get a table.

Thank Rodolfo R
Reviewed 24 January 2018

This is a great place to go if you want to try authentic Arab cuisine. The restaurant is big so you'll always get a table fast and it is served by fast and efficient waiters. The food is just amazing and the prices are reasonable.

Thank MariaEch
Reviewed 18 December 2017

It;s a Monday...Dec,18 and we decided to go back to Chef Iusef after 5 weeks of being in an ap't here. Four more weeks to go! We remembered the restaurant fondly and we were hankering for different tastes! When we arrived after 1PM, it actually...More

Thank morewierd
Reviewed 20 December 2016

You may have to stand in line for some two hors to get a tabnle, as trhey never accepted a reservation from me for a specific time. I Went onse to try this excellent food (as reported to me). It was, but the wait was...More

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

If you went to a good Arab restaurant you won't want to come and eat here. The bread was cold, the taboulleh salad had lettuce and the hummus was not good

Thank boteresa66
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I think it is one of best Arabic restaurants ( Lebanese cousin ) in Buenos Aires. They have a wide range of dishes to pick from and it is very fresh.The service and atmosphere are also very good. Price wise it is reasonable and worth...More

Thank Maj S
Reviewed 2 December 2015

The hummus and moutabal were very good. The bread was so-so. The tabouli had way too much lettuce. (Yes, lettuce isn't in the recipe!) The plate of shawarma we had for a main was OK. Warning here: even though the food did not taste salty,...More

Thank TravelBeaucoup
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Excellent food, correct prices, good attention. The ambient is not very good, but is comfortable. It is a very good options to go with family or friends.

Thank Ale_Sequeira
Reviewed 12 May 2015

This unassuming 70's style restaurant produces consistently delicious and plentiful Lebanese meals. Probably the best way of tasting the extensive array of entree and main course options is going as a group and sharing. Be warned: small entree dishes are very generous. The Shawarma al...More

Thank PatPandBobY
Reviewed 25 April 2015

We dined here last night(Friday April 24,2015) and never would have found this restaurant if it weren't for our local friends who live nearby. The restaurant opened at 8 and we there at that time.....by 9 PM all the tables in both rooms were occupied....More

Thank morewierd
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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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Malabia 1378 | Palermo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighbourhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: 4773-0450
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