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La Parolaccia

Alicia Moreau de Justo 1170, Buenos Aires, Argentina (El Centro)
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Ranked #187 of 2,388 Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Italian, Seafood
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Good for: Families with children, Romance
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: El Centro
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Nice atmosphere and very dedicated staff. The pasta is the best in Buenos Aires. I will go again soon.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

This restaurant has style and the chefs know how to cook! We had grilled gambas, great cooking point, al pil pil and plain grilled and a caprese salad as starters. Sauce and cooking point of both shrimp dishes were really high class and the caprese was just good. For mains we had a spaghetti al fruit di mare, risotto de... More

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Spokane, WA
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89 reviews 89 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Beautiful and elegant dining. Mid afternoon lunch was amazing. Good selection of excellent Argentine wines. Prices were very reasonable for beautifully prepared and presented food., Staff were attentive and helpful with our poor Spanish. They all made us feel like we were the most important people that had eaten in the restaurant that day... what a lovely introduction to this... More

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Thoughtful service, wonderful food (delicious lasagna) in an attractive location. Note that it is a sunken restaurant, below street level, so not for those who fear enclosed places.

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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

Meals are large and very good quality. Still can't believe how cheap good quality wine is here and pleasantly surprised at how low the bill was. Frank and Carmel Melbourne, Australia

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Very good comparition with US !! Good. Some people knows what to search and what to expect, and how to consider each place. Perhaps price is not good for some ones; but let me see: Each time I visit BsAs, food price is a bargain compare with other places in the world, and food is as good as in Italy... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

First, our Spanish is minimal. Second, the clientele and staff were essentially Argentinians and the menus were in Spanish. We had a couple of hours for lunch. We were seated immediately, but I began to think we were going to have a struggle to enjoy our meal, if we could figure out how to order it. Nothing could have been... More

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

When there with much expectations( pilar) restaurant is really nice, red chairs are beautiful and service is very good. I was very disappointed with food. Place very nice, food average, service vey good.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

I used to live in Bs. As. and remember this was a place I loved. The place was exactly as I remembered it. Even the food was still good and many of the dishes were the same after a decade. Don't get me wrong I don't mean this to sound negative, on the contrary a restaurant that can maintain the... More

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Texas
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204 reviews 204 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013

We stopped in for dinner after a long day of walking all over the city. We just ordered entrees and my husband said the risotto fruta de mare was one of the best he has had. It was full of all sorts of seafood. I ordered chicken breast and potatoes which was certainly edible and good but not outstanding. The... More

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