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El Fortin

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Pizza, Argentinean, South American
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Av Alvarez Jonte 5299, Buenos Aires, Argentina
541146389624
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Delivery

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  • 58
    Excellent
  • 47
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Some of the best pizza in Buenos Aires

This one is probably not in the tourist books. I grew up in Buenos Aires and now, every time I got back to visit, I ask my dad to take me to El Fortin for some of the best pizza the city has to offer. It's the first thing we do when I land. We go straight there from the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
Jordanjc21
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Local cuisine
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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This one is probably not in the tourist books. I grew up in Buenos Aires and now, every time I got back to visit, I ask my dad to take me to El Fortin for some of the best pizza the city has to offer. It's the first thing we do when I land. We go straight there from the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Ive been coming here since I was a little kid. Every time I travel back to Buenos Aires I just have to get my fix. Even on the way to the airport I have stopped and picked up a quick slice!! You just cant get better pizza than this! We did a pizza tour visiting the best and most legendary... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2009

I found a great service that has menus translated in english from all over the city. Try the empanadas from cumen cumen! Or the noodles from Xi Min!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2008

Best thick (kinda deep dish) pizza!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2008

genial

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av Alvarez Jonte 5299, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: 541146389624

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Pizza, Argentinean, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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