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Doppelganger Bar

Av. Juan de Garay 500, Buenos Aires 1153, Argentina (San Telmo)
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Ranked #752 of 2,388 Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Price range: $5 - $20
Cuisines: International
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: San Telmo
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English first
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Imagine walking deeper and deeper into San Telmo on streets that are practically empty, getting nearly to the point where your nerves caution you to turn back, then arriving at a wide thoroughfare and seeing the canopy on the corner store emblazoned with "Beefeater" and "Doppel Bar" and wondering, "That's it? That's the place with the insane cocktails?" The tourist/expat/foodie... More

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Hong Kong
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013

We went there after reading all the excellent reviews just to become very disappointed. We arrived there quite early 8.30 pm and there was only one other couple at the bar just getting their cocktails from the bar tender. After 15 minutes wait a girl took our order but nothing else happened. The bar tender is one of the slowest... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2012

Went here about 12:30 after finishing dinner. A good selection of unusual and well prepared cocktails in a pleasant atmosphere.

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Ottawa, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

Cocktails were delicious, but came out very slow. Almost worth the wait! The bar is a better spot to sit as the 'lounge' area is lacking in atmosphere and felt more like sitting at a cafeteria table in the dark and you can see the magic happen. It's clear the guy who runs this place likes to make a perfect... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

Most of the reviewers who have reviewed this wonderful bar here had no business even being in the Doppel Bar. As the sign above the bar says, "This is not for everyone." The Doppelganger Bar is a true cocktail bar. They make the best cocktails in South America, and that's it. If you truly love a great cocktail, and you... More

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Sittard, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2010

The food is excellent and very trendy dishes. But.......very expensive and it are small servings. Also a good wine is not cheap.

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