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Parrilla El Tano

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Steakhouse, Argentinean, Barbecue
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Guemes 567 Avellaneda, Buenos Aires 1872, Argentina
(54 - 011) 4265 - 2079
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Dining options: Late Night, Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 20
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  • 12
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
All you can eat!

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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 10, 2014
Simone B
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 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.

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Thank Camilo V
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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283 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 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 

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Thank nikko1974UK
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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404 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 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 

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Thank pitufo00
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 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 

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Thank Simone B
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 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.

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Thank Alexa A
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 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 

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1 Thank Eric B
Houston, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 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

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1 Thank NormanDitrich
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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76 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

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

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1 Thank default00074
Louisville,KY
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188 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 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.

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2 Thank faaradar
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

Ok..you have to wait to finally sit in shared tables. This is when the show begins. You´ll be asked your drink choice and just sit back and enjoy hte interminable amount of food practically thrown on your plate by the outgoing waitresses. By the way, the owner is part of the show and does make sure you are pleased at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Guemes 567 Avellaneda, Buenos Aires 1872, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: (54 - 011) 4265 - 2079

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 2 - 30
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse, Argentinean, Barbecue

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children

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