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Tandoor

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Laprida 1293 | Recoleta - Barrio Norte, Buenos Aires 1425, Argentina
4821-3676
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: From this location we also deliver food from 8pm to 11:30pm and up to...
From this location we also deliver food from 8pm to 11:30pm and up to downtown hotels and residences, and also to Retiro, Recoleta, Palermo, Almargo, San Telmo, Las canitas, and Belgrano.
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    Very good
  • 35
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent for lunch

Great value lunch menu including wine and dessert. Delicious food and wine, would definitely recommend.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Eva M
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Dublin, Ireland
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  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We came to BSAS to attend the Festival Mudial del Tango. We went to the restaurant Aug 23 night at the recommendation of the concierge at Loi Suites Hotel. The location and ambience of the place is very good, The girl receptionist received us well, gave us a table two rows from entrance. Unfortunately, the waiter was brusque, impolite and... More 

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Mendoza, Argentina
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

There is something special (not in a good way) about a restaurant called Tandoor that has no tandoori items. The apps were better than the mains. The food was passable, but not much better. Even asking for very hot got us very mild food (Argentina hates spicy). The wine list is heavy on wines that don't go with the food,... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Great value lunch menu including wine and dessert. Delicious food and wine, would definitely recommend.

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Durham, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

The food was good, but the service was slow (only one waiter on the day we went during lunch time) and the food was pricey for the portions.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Tried a few lamb, chichen and shrimp dishes. Nice flavors, right balance of spices, not too hot. Service is slow, they should really improve it. Kitchen closes around 23:30.

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Santiago, Chile
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This place was close to my hotel (O-Baires) so we went for dinner when we arrived, of course, tired and hungry haha. And this place was super nice!! I love indian food, but the restaurant itself it's warm and cozy, very nicely decorated, the service is good, and the food is abundant and super good. I enjoyed it a lot!!!!

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Pros Peanut chutney Indian lemonade Free naan Executive lunch option Cons Bland food Dal Tadka I'm Indian and can tell you that this place isn't for you if you're looking for authentic desi flavors. However after a series of pasta and jamon y queso meals, I needed to change it up. Enter Tandoor. The token Indian restaurant in the busy... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We were happy to find that there was an excellent Indian restaurant close to our home in Recoleta. We ate in the restaurant quite often and with friends but I liked getting Take Away and having it at home. Everything we tried was delicious and the wait staff is wonderful and attentive. I wish I could go there tonight !

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Good food, limited but assured vegetarian options, quick service, and friendly staff is how I will describe this place. Could not see much of a bar but was full on a week night with just two tables occupied by Indians. Rest were buenos aires locals.

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 via mobile

My family and I had dinner at Tandoor restaurant today. We were glad to meet the owner who catered to my mum's request of Jain food (no onion, no garlic). Food was pretty good and way better than I expected for Indian food in Argentina. We ordered butter naan, korma and paneer saag. Will definitely go back and recommend the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Laprida 1293 | Recoleta - Barrio Norte, Buenos Aires 1425, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighborhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: 4821-3676

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 15
  • Cuisine: Indian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Romantic

Description

From this location we also deliver food from 8pm to 11:30pm and up to downtown hotels and residences, and also to Retiro, Recoleta, Palermo, Almargo, San Telmo, Las canitas, and Belgrano.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Recoleta
Characterized by the French-style mansions which are the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this neighborhood is an experience like no other in Buenos Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll also find a rich cultural scene centered on the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Library, and the Recoleta Cultural Center; as well as some great shopping spots, like the Buenos Aires Design Mall with an artists' fair set up in Plaza Francia every weekend.
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