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Don Julio

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Palermo
As featured in Best Food in Buenos Aires
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Calle Guatemala 4699 | Palermo Viejo, Buenos Aires C1425BUK, Argentina
+54 11 4831-9564
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Today
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
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Houston, Texas
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband and I went to Don Julio on a Monday night. We waited for 45 minutes because we didn't make a reservation and we wanted to sit inside. We ordered the ribeye and split it, (it was suggested from the locals who recommended this restaurant to split the big steak. And he was right.) The trouble wasn't with the... More 

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Thank Cjogon
Bath
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78 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Beautifully cooked steak. Roasted vegetables. Queues outside if you don't have a reservation. Service ok, couple next to us waited about an hour for their food to arrive. Attentive and well informed sommelier. Full of tourists, not sure many locals come here. Not sure quite how this gets into lists of say best 50 restaurants in Latin America but you... More 

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Thank JohnLBath
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were recommended this restaurant and ate here late one night having waited a while to get in. Service was good and and the menu and wine list good, however, my steak was definitely not the best we had in BA, although my wife loved hers.

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Thank Rossland58
London
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Been here about 6 times in the last year. Still the best steaks and atmosphere in B's A's. Get there early if you want a seat. The Bife De Lomo will melt in your mouth.

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Thank dejm106
Cleveland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The wait is long but staff passes prosecco and sausage nibbles while you wait. The steak was well cooked and of course local. Wine list was also good, but check carefully as it has not recently been updated and they swap vintages. A great evening and friendly place.

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Thank Joyce H
Toronto, Ontario
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We ate at this restaurant two times with my family and both of the times the food was AMAZING. The second time actually we came just before to take our plane back to Canada. The restaurant has very attentive service. Highly recommend to anyone who visit Buenos Aires. Don't spend your money going to Cabana Las Lilas restaurant , Don... More 

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Thank Elena V
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recommend the provolone and sausage appetizers plus your favorite steak. If you are not sure what steak to order they can show you the choices. Just ask. Also I highly recommend the Sommelier. He is low key, knowledgeable and friendly.

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Thank Joseph P
Surfside, Florida
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great food and service, a little on the pricy side. The steak was fantastic, something worth going back. Provoleta also great.

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Thank Jorge U
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had heard of this place and made a reservation for 7pm Was a line when we got there - but they gave you a glass of sparkling while you waited - then seated you promptly Service was amazing and steak was out of this world - huge portions! Would highly recommend it - a must do in Buenos Aires!

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Thank Ashik B
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best places I have eaten in BA. Love the overall bustle of the busy restaurant where you will definitely have a wonderful meal great service and an outstanding wine list. Make sure you get at least one meal here on you visit, I have already had two and I've only been here 3 days.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinian, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 16:00
19:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Guatemala 4699 | Palermo Viejo, Buenos Aires C1425BUK, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighbourhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4831-9564

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Staying in Palermo

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Palermo
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 Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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