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La Cabana

Alicia Moreau de Justo 380 Puerto Madero, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4314 3710
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Ranked #133 of 2,368 restaurants in Buenos Aires
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $60
Cuisines: Argentinean, Steakhouse
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: LA CABAÑA is the most traditional restaurant in Buenos Aires. Established in 1935, it serves the best Argentine beef on the grill accompanied by excellent wine, a menu that turned La Cabaña into a source of inspiration for local cooking and that has been widely replicated all over the town.We invite you to enjoy any of our grilled beef cuts and, if you are willing to wait for an hour, you can have a unique experience tasting our classic "Great Baby Beef" - we suggest you do, savoring a glass of wine and in nice company.You do not get to know the purest Argentine cuisine without visiting our restaurant.
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Sao Paulo
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88 reviews 88 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

The restaurant, the food and service are superb, and you can eat in the proch viewing Puerto Madero. At lunch they have an executive menu for 220 pesos that include breads, an apettizer, a choice of meat/fish with a choice of potatos or salad, desert, coffee, water and a wine glass. Its a great meal! Some other places are cheaper... More

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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Really good food and nice staff. We stayed there for almost two hours just enjoying the place and the view. The price is not very cheap, but definitely worth it!

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|Toronto, Canada
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014 via mobile

Had a wonderful business dinner here. The restaurant comfortably accommodates large groups and offers traditional Argentine cuisine in a large dining room or on a patio overlooking the port. The beef was perfectly grilled though some cuts were a bit fatty. Overall a pleasant place to experience Argentine cuisine especially the beef.

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Munich, Bayern, Germany
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

In one of the most touristic places in Buenos Aires and with the most amazing view in town, La Cabaña offers very good Argentinian food. It also offers an extensive menu with options for the ones who want to expend more money and also for the ones who don't wan't to pay a lot of money to have a great... More

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Top Contributor
131 reviews 131 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

It is a nice place, with the river view, nice and comfortable . We had a no=ice steak and repeat twice the pappa suffle (potatoes fries that inflate when they fry for the second time (yes, the forst just to cook , let they be white, not over cook,. Delicious. The meat was excellent.

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Pleasanton, TX
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

There were 4 of us who ate here and everything that was ordered was terrible. My husband and I split a prime rib steak of which only parts of it were edible. The rest was just too tough or fatty. Our friend ordered a steak that was raw, so he sent it back to be cooked, but when he got... More

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2014

Service was great from Constanza and Max Ortez the sommelier from la cabana. Compared to the restaurant up the line in the harbour called Cabana Las Lilas where they just ignored you these guys were brilliant . Constanza not only engaged with us to change our choice of steak "it will be too much for you - trust me" and... More

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Berlin, Germany
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Nice food but our visit was spoiled by extremely bad service…the tables both sides of us suffered the same….I would not recommend coming here to be treated so badly….considering the price one pays….

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Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

the service was very attentive,we had a lunch and the food was perfect, the beer was cold, the chorizo steak was very good. the Porto Madero has a good view , we seat on the balcony in a sunny day and everything was perfect.

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Barcelona, Spain
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273 reviews 273 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

We had the executive lunch set menu on a weekday at the terrace. It was wonderful - some empanadas appetizers, main course (we chose an entraña, the sorrentinos and the hamburguer) plus a heavenly panqueque de dulce de leche and a glass of wine all for 210 ARS apiece. They were really nice with the baby, brought colouring books and... More

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