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Rio Cafe

Honduras 4772, Buenos Aires 1428, Argentina
01148334194
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Ranked #883 of 2,373 Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Price range: $7 - $19
Cuisines: Argentinean
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night
Description: Located in the trendy area of Palermo, this hip restaurant has it all: great signature cuisine, and a cool and friendly atmosphere. Among the interesting variety in the menu, the passion fruit mousse with white chocolate sauce is a must. Open from Tuesdays to Saturdays from 10.30am to 2 am, and Sundays from 10.30 am to 8 pm, this great new place is really worth a visit.
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Sao Paulo, SP
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We had lunch there. The food was great. We ordered a steak with brown sauce. Very tasty. The pomelo juice also a must order!

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London, United Kingdom
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398 reviews 398 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
210 helpful votes 210 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Stopped over after dinner for a few drinks, desserts, coffee etc. Worth a stop if you are in the Palermo area because the outdoor area is very cute and the staff are good too.

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Puerto Piramides, Argentina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Music too loud, and it was pretty caotic! but drinks there are very good! So , if you can bear to hear some Dolly Parton song... go for it!

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Roterdam
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

After dinner with some excellent wine we wanted to go for a drink. The waiter at our restaurant told us about this place. I liked the look of the place and it seemed to have a nice, maybe some what young, crowd on a friday night. We took a seat at the bar and wanted to order some wine. The... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2013 via mobile

Had an enjoyable reasonabbly priced lunch. 300 pesos for four. The Thai salad was tasty as was baked Brie. There is an outside courtyard off the street that is quiet.service was pleasant and efficient. Would definetly return.

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Buenos Aires
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2013

I have lived in Buenos Aires for seven years and during that time I have never been treated as rudely by a server as I was tonight having dinner at the Rio Cafe. I speak passable spanish and, to start off with, he brought me an english menu. I started to joke that I spoke spanish and before I uttered... More

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London
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2013 via mobile

The staff were great, the food was good and diverse - we had a really good Thai salad and Argentine mains. There is not a huge menu, but it is well put together. I liked the quiet atmosphere, a DJ started setting up at 10pm just before we left, so I don't think it was going to stay quiet for... More

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Santiago, Chile
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68 reviews 68 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We just stop by to have a coffee, don't be intimated to go in when you get to the door, they have an unusual coffee look and people just think its a club, go in and get a seat, they have a nice place to relax and also an amazing patio in the back, coffee was great and the desserts... More

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Capri, Italy
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

Music was too loud. Drinks were perfect (you must try their Marakusha Caipiroska). Order took too much time to arrive. Service is something that the should improve!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Top Contributor
111 reviews 111 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

For week days I would recomend to get there early for drinks and dinner, in the weekend , late dinner and dancing! Good dj!

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