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Av. Del Libertador 14638, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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10:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Brunch, Breakfast, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Amazingly good for a South American airport

Really good pair of little burgers, one with cheese, in a basket. Energetic service, even if the poor waiter kept getting the tables confused. Bad Argentine beer, as always.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 22, 2015
Pit L
Valparaiso, Chile
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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Embers at the Ezeiza airport is the BEST of the BEST, on the first floor, after check in, before inmigrations, on the right side is The Embers!! service is great, free internet, everything was great!! Burgers are the best, !!!

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Valparaiso, Chile
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Really good pair of little burgers, one with cheese, in a basket. Energetic service, even if the poor waiter kept getting the tables confused. Bad Argentine beer, as always.

Thank Pit L
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

Took 30 minutes waiting for a burger and got out without it or I would itloose my flight. Did even bother me telling was going to be the sloest burger in the world. Avoid it at all cost!

Thank Marcos F
Porto Alegre, RS
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

This restaurant is in the Ezeiza Airport, where there aren't any other place serving more then sandwiches and snacks. It was a shame ate that awful steak of Chorizo in a Argentine restaurant, even one that serves american food. Besides that, the service was slow and not friendly. Most important: as all airports restaurants, it's expensive.

Thank marcpoa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 via mobile

Good food, good service & reasonable price at the Ezeiza airport branch. I spent a leisurely 2 hours waiting for my flight & eating main course, plus dessert & a few coffees. Even the background music was great. Perfect volume & such variety that every few songs there was something I really liked. The restaurant is on the upper departures... More 

Thank shorexcursions
Boca Raton, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

Martínez is a great place to leave, lot's of foreigners leave in the area and most love burgers...or their kids do.. This has created a great restaurante symposium in the area..amongst these are a few burgers places to eat and The Embers not only has it been here since the 60's it is one of the best..

Thank alvimangles
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Very dirty and we got there pretty early in the day. The service was very slow. There was quite a bit on the menu, but no one left really satisfied with their meal. The food was OK, at best. We won't be back.

Thank CarlT_reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

I tried it because my family used to go there some 30 years ago. Food quality would be acceptable if it was a cheap food stand in a stadium, station or public park. Given its reputation and price it is unacceptable. For the same price you can go to a more than decent restaurant or asador and it something REAL.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

The place is crowded on weekends. Their hamburgers are very good. Been there several times an are always consistently very good. Would not try other type of food, though they have other dishes. Good place if you are with kids: they will give them balloons and those sorts of things.

Thank Colesterol
Richmond, Virginia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

The Embers is a funky little joint worth checking out of you're in Buenos Aires for a while. It's American food through a definite Argentine viewpoint. This gives the burgers and fries a unique twist that don't quite fit in either country. I've eaten there dozens of times and would love to again. It has a huge menu and it's... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av. Del Libertador 14638, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: 4792-1347

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am

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