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Hernan Gipponi Restaurante

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Palermo
Mediterranean, Contemporary, Fusion, Argentinean
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Soler, 5862 | Hotel Fierro, Buenos Aires C1425BYK, Argentina
+54 11 3220-6820
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8:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 267
    Excellent
  • 63
    Very good
  • 28
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
What life is all about

Went here on new years day for the 7 course taster menu and wine pairings. A really lovely decadent meal and evening. This is what life is all about!! The 7 courses included a superb sea bass risotto, excellent ceviche and melt in the mouth suckling pig. Wine pairings were explained to us and were... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 5, 2015
Sam W
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Went here on new years day for the 7 course taster menu and wine pairings. A really lovely decadent meal and evening. This is what life is all about!! The 7 courses included a superb sea bass risotto, excellent ceviche and melt in the mouth suckling pig. Wine pairings were explained to us and were equally as good as the... More 

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Birmingham, AL
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

There is now a new chef, owner and concept in this location. It is called Uco. We walked there and were disappointed because previous reviews had not made this clear.

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London, UK
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Hernan Gipponi is no longer the chef at this restuarant. It still offers a tasting menu but it's not the same resturant that has been reviewed in some of the reviews below. When we arrived for our reservation, things looked different, not quite what we were expecting (decor mainly) and when we asked the hostess if this was the Hernan... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We had read the reviews of this restaurant and were apprehensive that it wouldnt live up to its hype. However it really didnt disappoint. the 7 course taster menu accompanied with wine (actually 9 courses with the amuse bouches) was really top notch and the staff were very keen to tell us not just about the food and promote the... More 

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Bad Homburg, Germany
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

+service +and the very fine tastes - the light did not generate a cosy atmosphere I would definitely go there again

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London
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60 reviews 60 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Read the reviews and decided to book this restaurant even though our concierge had not heard about it!!! We were not disappointed! I was with my 12 year old son and so he opted out of the tasting menu but I decided to indulge!!! The food was incredible. My son had the smoked trout to start and the black ink... More 

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

In the Fierro hotel in Parlemo Hollywood you will find this hidden gem, headed by chef Edward. The atmosphere is chic and comfortable, a mix of locals and guests at the hotel above. The food is fantastic. The tasting menu is recommended, but when we saw the shoulder of Patagonian lamb for 2, we could not help ourselves. The lamb... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I always think that the first sign of a good meal is whether a taste of food stops someone talking mid-sentence as they put food in their mouth; pause; reflect and then go MMMMMMmmmmm. We had six of those moments in the seven courses of the tasting menu, which is as good as I've had anywhere. It included two "God... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Based on the reviews here, and in the Lonely Planet guidebook, we anticipated a great meal. We did not have that meal. We ordered the 7 course tasting menu with wine pairings and only one course had any taste at all. Disappointing to say the least.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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44 reviews 44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This restaurant is in the hotel Fierro . Its entry is a painted sliding glass door where you buzz to be let in. We choose the 6 course tasting menu with wine pairings. They graciously modified the menu since my daughter and I don't eat meat. The meal was delicious especially the melt in your mouth white salmon and we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Soler, 5862 | Hotel Fierro, Buenos Aires C1425BYK, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighborhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 3220-6820

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Mediterranean, Contemporary, Fusion, Argentinean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
8:00 am - 12:00 am

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