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Sottovoce

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Av Del Libertador 1098,, Buenos Aires, 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: Dinner, Lunch, 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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  • 51
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  • 17
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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
Fabulous pasta

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
Hunter123477
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Sacramento, California
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
  • Special occasions
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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

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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Chico, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Buenos Aires has a great deal of restaurants and bonaerenses are very proud of it. And it can be excellent if you eat meat, but if you don't as in my case, finding a good balanced seafood dish is a big challenge! I asked for some prawns and the cooking was simply horrible, so I asked for a salad. Not... More 

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

I had always wanted to eat at Sottovoce, and finally I did two weeks ago. The ambience is very unpretentious, the food is delicious and the service is excellent. Very nice champgane selection,and overall, it had great prices. Would definitely go back next time.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This is one of the best Italian restaurants I've found in the city, and I still enjoy it today. This afternoon, we went for lunch, and it was nice and quiet. As Americans, we were a little early, but it began to fill up as we were leaving. There is a $35 per person cover charge (cubierto). The bread and... More 

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Santiago
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

On sunday it is a reasonable solution when in general restaurantes are closed. Other than that I feel it is a bit gloomy

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Colleyville, Texas, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Sottovoce was a wonderful Italian meal in BA. The servers were polite but not overly helpful with the menu. Both my husband and I enjoyed delightful pastas and great wine. Would love to go back next time we are in the city.

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Miami Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Convenient location near the Alvear Palace. Delicious variety of food served by very professional waiters

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

My wife and I were out strolling in Recoleta on our last day in BA, chanced on Sottovoce from recommendations, and were completely delighted. It is obviously one of "the places" for the portenos who live or work in this wealthy area, the the restaurant was packed with them. The food is classic upscale Italian, very well prepared. Best of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Probably one of the best restaurant I have ever gone to, and just in Buenos Aires there are quite a few good ones. Best to make a reservation. It was a Saturday afternoon and the place was busy, the class of people was upper class, but the waiters and the host treated everyone the same. Drinks and food came out... More 

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Additional Information about Sottovoce

Address: Av Del Libertador 1098,, Buenos Aires, 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,, Buenos Aires, 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, Romantic, Special occasions
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.