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Sottovoce

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Av del Libertador 1098, | Recoleta, Buenos Aires B8000XAV, Argentina
+54 48076691
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8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Fri - Sat 8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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  • 204
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  • 52
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  • 17
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  • 11
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
As good as always

If you love good pasta, this is one of the places you cant miss in Buenos Aires. We returned after a couple of years and found the same quality of delicious food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2015
Xenia B
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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Richmond, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015 NEW

I honestly wasn't too impressed by Sottovoce. It wasn't bad, but I found the food lacking flavor overall. For the price, it really wasn't worth it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

If you love good pasta, this is one of the places you cant miss in Buenos Aires. We returned after a couple of years and found the same quality of delicious food.

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

This place is a MUST if you visit Buenos Aires , their Italian food is really good, atmosphere is great and service is good. Make sure you make a reservation if you are going for dinner it gets really crowed. Order the polenta and any pasta!

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Marietta, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We had their anniversary menu which is an exceptional value that included a bottle of wine. Good food and a nice vibe

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Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

"Sottovoce - Recoleta"! This is the place! We got the suggestion from a relative and we went straight to this great Italian/Argentinean restaurant! We had no reservations and had no problem getting a table, as it was already by 2PM (otherwise, reservations are strongly recommended). Located at fancy Av. del Libertador, in the Recoleta region, it is easily reachable. Tradtional... More 

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Ketchikan - AK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Nice variety of meat pasta and seafood restaurant very pleasant place and attentive service and fine wine cart a good Italian option in Recoleta

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Excellent Italian menu. Knowledgeable waiters and interesting wine list! I was surprised to find this quality of Italian food in South America!

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Sao Bernardo Do Campo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Very pleasant atmosphere , well located , known for its italina cuisine. Lots of locals , from families to business. Great service

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

The atmosphere was very relaxed and intimate. The service was great. The food was delicious. The wine list was interesting too.

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Recife, PE
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

You must know what you ordereing or you are in trouble. They do not take take time to explain what they have in the menu. It is a " ELITE " place. So i recomend to wear nice outfit, so the restaurant staff will treat you better. Once you overcome that . The food is GREAT.. price wise $$$$ .

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Additional Information about Sottovoce

Address: Av del Libertador 1098, | Recoleta, Buenos Aires B8000XAV, Argentina
Phone Number: +54 48076691
Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday 8:00 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Pasta

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Av del Libertador 1098, | Recoleta, Buenos Aires B8000XAV, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighborhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 48076691

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 50
  • Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Pasta

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 1:00 am

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Staying in Recoleta

Neighborhood Profile
Recoleta
Characterized by the French-style mansions which are the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this neighborhood is an experience like no other in Buenos Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll also find a rich cultural scene centered on the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Library, and the Recoleta Cultural Center; as well as some great shopping spots, like the Buenos Aires Design Mall with an artists' fair set up in Plaza Francia every weekend.
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