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Amici Miei Ristorante

Defensa 1072. Plaza Dorrego | Barrio de San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1065AAT, Argentina
+54 11 4362-5562
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 PM - 4:00 PMAll hours
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Defensa 1072. Plaza Dorrego | Barrio de San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1065AAT, Argentina
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Reviewed yesterday

I found this restaurant by accident last year. Unassuming entrance with steps to a second floor. Yet the restaurant is inviting, the majority of the people there are locals. Fabian one of the owners is almost always there and there isn't anything on the menu...More

Thank Felix Bruno D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Busy area with the Sunday market but we were lucky to get a table here. We had a mixed salad then two pastas...of course freshly made! My wife had the bigoli (slightly thicker spaghetti) with aglio e olio and cracked red peppers while I had...More

Thank Iamalpha
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great location above the plaza and you can get an outside table overlooking the tango dancers. The pasta is home made and superb. Not cheap but nothing is in BA, but good value compared to many others.

Thank notjohnbud
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were walking around San Telmo and found this restaurant. We got some information in the internet and decided to go for lunch. So happy to have chosen this place. We sat right in front of the person who was preparing the...More

Thank Nerylu F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a warm welcome and cozy dining space which made my wife and I feel right at home ... a very high quality restaurant.. I ordered a pizza and savored “” every bite “” and my wife ordered the seafood pasta which she allowed me...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

A great Italian meal in a restaurant that is easy to miss (located on the second floor of a building facing the square). Very friendly staff with nice service.

Thank ROCescapee
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Place is busy and open for lunch till 5pm, got there about half 2. There are some lovely seats on the balcony but very popular so get in line. Ordered the freshly made pasta which was delightful but took over an hour to arrive on...More

Thank Caroline F
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I love the black ink pasta. This is one of my favorite restaurants in BA. It has never disappointed me, with wonderful service & every dish I have ordered has been very good. my favorite being the black pasta.

Thank FBrun0
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I got a mussel spaghetti. it is tasty but honestly i was expecting more because of the price. it is quiet and has nice interior. would recommend to family or couple.

Thank 嘉婷 李
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The place itself is such a charm ! Not very easy to find because there is only a small door with a discrete sign. However when you get there there is a stair entrance which is really original ! And all the way till open...More

Thank MariMicheti
San Telmo
Characterized by cobblestones and narrow streets, San
Telmo is defined by the tango, the dance that made
Buenos Aires world-famous. Tango is a fusion of many
different cultures: a true child of immigration, much
like the city itself. Nowadays, it comes alive after
dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both
locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee
hours of the morning. During the day, the antique
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Defensa 1072. Plaza Dorrego | Barrio de San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1065AAT, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Telmo
  • Neighbourhood: San Telmo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4362-5562
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Classical Italian and Mediterranean food. Very old recipes. Only Italian products. Colonial terrace with smoking area. Managed with the owners. Historical location. Frequented for the local Italian collectivity.
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