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Parrilla El Tano

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Guemes 567 Avellaneda, Buenos Aires 1872, Argentina
+54 11 4265-2079
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

So El Tano is a legend for a reason. It's an old school all-you-can-eat place where you will reach your limit. Everything was tasty and served fast, we laughed at our attempt to keep the pace, it's just too much food! We were served classic 'cheap' cuts (chorizo, morcilla, chinchulin, riñón) for starters, classic grilled Provolone cheese, then came in... More 

Thank Ezequiel H
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Very good food , large portions , really nice staff, good service and authentic Argentine feeling. Do you want to get the real Argentine parrillada and feeling then you most visit this restaurant.

1 Thank Camilo V
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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381 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2014

This is a typical Argentinian parrilla. You will not find anything fancy or pretentious in this place. It's a place where locals go with their families. There's no menu. Whatever is ready is offered to you and you accept or decline the dish. You can get several beef, pork and chicken cuts. The quality of the beef is not the... More 

1 Thank nikko1974UK
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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459 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 212 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Not for vegetarians - this place is non-stop delivery of one plate of meat after another. All grilled to perfection - Argentinian asado on steroids. There were side dishes served as well. Our Argentinian friend told us that we had to tell them 'no más' or they would just keep bringing the food. Starve yourself before you go, because this... More 

Thank pitufo00
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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88 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2014

The service is great and the food too. You must prepare yourself to eat as if there is no tomorrow. All types of meat, chicken, pork, cheese. They have salad too, if you find some space on the table. And when you think you can't eat anything else for the next week, they will offer you the dessert. And guess... More 

Thank Simone B
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4 reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2014

I went there with my Spanish school friends. We have a big parrillada with some cool Argentine wine. For me it was to much meat!, but everything was very good. I loved the chimichurry or something like that.

Thank Alexa A
Vancouver, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 July 2014

So for me this was the best steak house we went too. Don't get me wrong I did not eat one bad steak while in Argentina for 7 weeks. However this place did it right for the backpacker. With great meat options huge delicious sides ( go with the provencial potatoes) and a good bottle of Malbec this place become... More 

1 Thank Eric B
Houston, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 June 2014

The food was great. The bife de chorizo was the best. Service is soso but the price is good. In general is a nice place, perhaps a bit noisy

1 Thank NormanDitrich
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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75 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2012

THIS IS IN AVELLANEDA CITY. I always go ther to find the real thing!! Lots of food and fun!!

1 Thank default00074
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283 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2011

My porteno friends took me here. Simply incredible meal that never stopped. We went in after midnight on Sunday and left about 2:00am.

2 Thank faaradar

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$30
Steakhouse, Latin, Argentinian, South American, Barbecue
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Guemes 567 Avellaneda, Buenos Aires 1872, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4265-2079

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