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Costa Rica 5802 | Palermo Hollywood, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4775-7050
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Ranked #258 of 2,465 Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Price range: $10 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Vietnamese
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The ambience is lovely in this place. You can get very close to your date in the floor cushion seating area, and plowing them with drinks is no problem as they are so delicious you'll just keep throwing them back. Dinner was also very good, but frankly you can find better Asian food in BsAs for the price. I did... More

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Mystic, Connecticut
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30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Very dark rooms, wonderful service, but know your Spanish; try the spring rolls, fried tofu and eggplant wontons, ribs.

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Aucune
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Wouldn't go back there. Went to this restaurant expecting to find simple and tasty vietnamese food, but this is too sophisticated, in a bad way. Food was not tasty and it was also very expensive, as were the wines. The place is beautiful, though. If you are willing to go, make a reservation.

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Toronto, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

If you enjoy expertly mixed cocktails and a stimulating atmosphere in which to enjoy them, head to the Green Bamboo, Costa Rica 5802 in Palermo Hollywood! This is what a memorable cocktail bar should be, intimate, intriguing decor, seductive lighting, cool music that stimulates but does not overpower conversation. And more importantly, professional bartenders experienced at mixing seriously good cocktails.... More

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Toronto, Canada
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220 restaurant reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

A group of us came to this restaurant at 8:45, as we were starving we ordered a table full of appetizers and our main courses nearly all at once. Our drinks came out quickly - a lovely selection of fun cocktails to chose from. The appetizers were reasonably quick to arrive - and they were all amazing. Our favoruites were... More

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Fortaleza, CE
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014 via mobile

We were at BA during the carnival and not many restaurants were open. We came accross Green Bamboo at a BA guide. The negative reviews at Trip Advisor were too strong so that we were expecting not much. We got an incredible atmosphere in a well decorated room, the food was fantastic, we ordered two entrees (the one with 7... More

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Sliema, Malta
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

What we tried: salmon tartare, Saigon nems, clay-pot white salmon (CA KHO TO), chicken curry (CÀRI GÀ), locomotion (cocktail), one non-alcoholic cocktail and two "vietnamese" coffees. Overall we were underwhelmed in terms of the flavour: the tartare was average (served with wasabi sauce-so not in any way typically Vietnamese or South-East Asian), the nems, again, average and the main courses... More

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Hoboken, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

The rating of poor I'm giving is based on the food, and primarily because it was not Vietnamese. Many of the ingredients were there, but the way they were used did not translate into anything resembling Vietnamese cuisine. The Bun Cha we ordered was 'deconstructed' consisting of separate piles of herbs (Sweet Basil, not Thai Basil), and rice noodles on... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Buenos Aires Asian restaurants are not the best you could find in the world. Green bamboo is not an exception. The place is nice and the service is also very good but, I'm afraid, the food is just average.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013

I really enjoyed dinner and drinks in Green Bamboo - it made such a refreshing change from the usual Buenos Aires cusine and restaruants. Very relaxed atmosphere, we sat on cushions on the floor at a low table and enjoyed cocktails (purple geisha definitley recommend trying this!), we shared a starter, main course and desert and my taste buds were... More

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Additional Information about Green Bamboo

Address: Costa Rica 5802 | Palermo Hollywood, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 11 4775-7050
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 8:30 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 10 - 40
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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