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Tarquino Restaurante

Rodriguez Pena 1967 | La Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina
54 11 60912160
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Ranked #1,435 of 2,368 Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Cuisines: Argentinean
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Sebastopol, CA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

This was a great experience. I had finally gotten tired of the usual BA grilled meat.Tarquino was definitely something different. I liked that it was not too modern gastro - just enough to be interesting. I loved the provolone pizza - a foamy delicious fun pizza in a martini glass. I debated between the beef cheeks and the fish and... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Tarquino is really pretty, food is tasty but the service is only alright. The reason for the 3star rating is because the drinks were AWFUL! We ordered 2 Mojitos and it took 30 minutes for the first one to come... And it was a gin and tonic! (We returned it) Then we waited another 15 mins for our Mojitos that... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

adventurous, gourmet looking for different flavors within the traditional aRgentine . Impressive wine list and a cozy bar that I love to have Hendricks tonic

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Orlando, Florida
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42 reviews 42 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Make sure to try the provolone pizza appetizer. A deconstructed masterpiece! Also the ribeye, an Argentinian staple, was delicious. The restaurant is small and cozy, service was incredible. If you have time, make sure to order the "head to tail" menu. A sampling of the best beef has to offer

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CT
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Oh Tarquino, where to begin? The food was so good that my husband and I can't stop talking about it. The restaurant itself is lovely, and the service is incredible. And the FOOD! We started with an appetizer of potato puree, prosciutto, and deep fried egg yolk. The egg really put it over the top. For entrees, I had raviolis... More

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Second visit to this great restaurant, and it didn't disappoint! Fun, inventive and beautiful meals. Very attentive and helpful staff.

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Ate here last night and me and my wife were very impressed. The staff are outstanding, the cocktails mixed by a master, the presentation of the bar and the dining area oozes quality, and the food was top notch. The sommelier took plenty of time to walk us through the various Malbec regions and helped us pick exactly what we... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

The best A few weeks ago I had the pleasure to enjoy a night at, what in my opinion, is one of the best restaurants in BA. Tarquino, located at the Hub Hotel is not just an incredibly beautiful restaurant full of details (check out the chairs) but also the service and food are from another world. It is a... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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75 reviews 75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We visited this restaurant whilst we were staying at the Hub Porteno Hotel. The food quality is superb, and the ambience is great. My husband thought that his steak was one of the best he had during our trip (and we had just come from mendoza...!) The "Pizza Starter" is worth going for!

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Los Angeles, California
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71 reviews 71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Located in the Hub Porteno small boutique hotel in the Recoleta district, this is the ultimate BA restaurant for foodies. The chef, formerly of El Bulli creates innovative, beautifully prepared dishes with unique blends of ingredients. Outstanding meal, service and atmosphere in an intimate setting, this place should not be missed on your visit to BA.

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