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Virrey Cevallos 178, Buenos Aires Virrey Cevallos 178, Argentina
+54 11 4382-8531
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12:00 - 00:00
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Medellin, Colombia
Level Contributor
69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here twice and the food is excellent. The hot saice is nice hot and tje fried seafood is fantastic. Highly recommend.

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Thank Leela L
New York City, New York
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

I've eaten here three times in one week--once by myself and then twice when locals said they were taking me somewhere special and guess where we ended up ! This is Peruvian and it is just delicious--I dont eat meat , only fish, and all three fish dishes I had were perfect--the ceviche is fantastic and fresh, the fish soup... More 

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Thank jeanli515
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

Tuesday late lunch. Big portions of well made food. Service attentive. Good value. Decor rather tired. Would go again.

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Thank David G
Monterrey, Mexico
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

i was really wanting to try a peruvian dinner & this restaurant caught my eye on my last night in Argentina... arroz chaufa de mariscos summed up my evening (a mountain of rice filled with huge shrimps & other seafood). waiters are also attentive, the place isnt that big but u will see the chairs filled with people from different... More 

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Thank legitwanderlust
Potomac, Maryland
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60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

This restaurant is close to Plaza del Congreso, small, a family run business, quite unfriendly and impersonal. We decided to go there to try something different in BA, but it was a completely waste of time. Unwelcomed and with some dirty chairs, we just wanted it to be over. Food is just average but price is very reasonable. The fried... More 

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Thank united90
Leiden, The Netherlands
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2015

This place is nothing special to look at the toilets could do with a clean but the staff were friendly and the food was good. The value for money was excellent with a bottle of house wine costing 3 pounds and still very drinkable. We went twice!

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Thank EmilyNewman85
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2014

I enjoyed every bit of it. I am Peruvian and was here on business. A co-worker recommended this place and I am very glad I went. Everything was perfect. Tasted good, service was great and the price was right. Earlier in the week I tried Mullu a trendy Peruvian restaurant and was extremely disappointed. It was also very expensive. I... More 

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New York City, New York
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2014

I have gone here a ton of times while I was living in Buenos Aires, and it is my favorite restaurant in the city. The prices are great, they have a wonderful selection of wines, the service couldn't be any better, and the desserts are always perfect. I never had a bad experience here, and after traveling to Peru, I... More 

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Thank Kimberly A
Victoria Capital Regional District, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2014 via mobile

Large portions of very good food but a difficult menu if you don't speak some Spanish or know Peruvian food. Our basic Spanish plus very helpful staff got us great food and wine! Hope to get back here soon.

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Thank Esquimalt27
Paraparaumu, New Zealand
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

Went to this place because it was near our rented apartment and sounded like it might have both delicious food and reasonable prices. We weren't disappointed. We were lucky to get seated - it was very busy on a Tuesday night. Really delicious Peruvian food. Lamb, rabbit, chicken all really yummy. Atmosphere was good too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Seafood, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Virrey Cevallos 178, Buenos Aires Virrey Cevallos 178, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Montserrat
  • Neighbourhood: Montserrat
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4382-8531

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Staying in Montserrat

Neighbourhood Profile
Montserrat
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires, Montserrat is defined by the historical events that took place there and the landmarks that have stood the test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of this connection to history: countless public demonstrations have passed through this square, going back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos Aires may have looked like in the past: the Cabildo takes us back to the late 16th century, while the Palacio Barolo and the traditional cafés carry us to the early 20th. Nowadays, the neighbourhood is inundated every day by office workers, buses, and taxis; still, the cobblestones, narrow sidewalks, and subway stations from the 1910s remind us that we are surrounded by history everywhere we look.
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