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La Cucina De Michele

Luis M. Campos 599, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Ranked #151 of 2,369 restaurants in Buenos Aires
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Most recent review
- Aug 6, 2014
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Bogota, Colombia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is a five star dinner in Buenos Aires! Restaurant is very nice, is kind of old but that gives it the special touch, you feel as if you were in your grandmothers living rooom and dinner table, everything is covered in dark wood, with good ambient lights, and right in the middle of the restaurant a small kitchenette were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Homemade pasta. Amazing Italian food and a very traditional place. It is also very cool to watch the chef cooking your meal in front of you and all the others at the restaurant.

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Puerto Rico
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

The pastas where very good yet.... I guess I over hyped the restaurant in my head and was a bit unimpressed. The wine list was below average, I was expecting to find some italian options to change the pace from all the malbecs and none listed. The restaurant seemed old and tired. The servers where very attentive and again the... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

It is a must... really! Everything is perfect... meals, wine and service. Whatever you choose you won´t be wrong. The food smells soooo good, and it tastes incredible!

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Keene, New York
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156 reviews 156 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

From the moment you walk in the door of this friendly intimate restaurant in Las Carnitas, you feel like you're in Italy. The large antipasto buffet is just like you would see in most any trattoria in Italy. We had the gustacion de pastas and it was a great way to sample 4 of their homemade pastas, which is what... More

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Sliema, Malta
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106 reviews 106 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

Real, authentic, fresh, good quality, expertly cooked PASTA! That's what you come here for. I've never really been all that impressed by pizza or pasta in Argentina, despite the country's Italian heritage, but this place really stands out. The owner clearly knows what he is doing when it comes to Italian dishes. We had the set menu so had a... More

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Berlin, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

Wonderful staff, great food, and reasonable prices. The spaghetti al gamberi was my favorite, fresh homemade pasta, rich flavorful tomato creme sauce, and plenty of perfectly cooked shrimp. Our waiter was attentive, open, friendly and had some great recommendations, but never pushy. The tiramisu was also a nice finish to the meal.

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Salta, Argentina
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112 reviews 112 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

Had the ravioli with rucula and garlic meatballs The YUM expression has a new level!!!! Absolutely delicious!!! Top of the line service I must say. The wine list was a bit poor (Lack of Malbec) but the meals were fresh, 100% home made and cooked to perfection!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

First, the food is just incredible. The homemade pasta is cooked right in the the middle of the seating area, which is fun to watch. The ambiance is quite and classy. The wait staff have all been there for years and consistently provide wonderful service - even on busy nights. Most times I have gone I have been served both... More

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Santiago, Chile
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80 reviews 80 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012 via mobile

Lived three blocks away from this restaurant for close to two years in the neighbourhood of Las Cañitas and yet though I passed in front of this it almost daily I never tried it. That should be a testament on how unassuming the façade is. Shame on me. I just wish I'd tried it sooner.

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