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Dada

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San Martin 941, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4314-4787
Today
11:00 am - 5:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 5:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Bar scene
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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Visitor rating
  • 173
    Excellent
  • 122
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A Great Time

We walked into this small place after reading a good review not knowing what to expect since we had been in Buenos Aires one day. The mood is very casual and fun with a prominent bar in the back. At first, looking at stuff on the walls, I thought that maybe we had walked into a trendy, tourist... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
SeattleBigfoot
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Seattle
Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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325 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Seattle
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

We walked into this small place after reading a good review not knowing what to expect since we had been in Buenos Aires one day. The mood is very casual and fun with a prominent bar in the back. At first, looking at stuff on the walls, I thought that maybe we had walked into a trendy, tourist place. But,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We chose Dadas to see the new year in based on a local's recommendation. The total experience was fantastic. Great food. Bottomless drinks. Attentive staff. Brilliant atmosphere. Once most of the food was done we all danced to the traditional tunes, there wasn't a serious face in the building. Would definitely go back for just a regular dinner because of... More 

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Irvine, California
Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This was a small funky "French" like cafe the way it use to be. They take care in the food, quality, choices. No giant steaks that you. Salmon was wonderful. The beef stir fry very good. Not open Sunday

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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We walked past this place on the way to a nearby restaurant - thought it looked interesting and changed our minds & went in. Got a table straight away (which was lucky, as it's small and seems very popular!). Waitress was really helpful with the menu & our limited Spanish.. went for a couple of specials from the board -... More 

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Willemstad, Curacao
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Walked in at end of afternoon, wondering if they still served lunch. They did, good. Wanda welcomed and served us very professional and friendly. Menu is not too complicated, so is the food. I would recommend Dada for an informal lunch, dinner or drinks.

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Dublin
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Popped in here for a late drink while passing through Buenos Aires, very friendly welcoming staff and some of the best Guacamole we we had ever tasted!

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Porto Alegre, RS
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

One of the best drinks I had in Buenos Aires! It's really worth it! And the meal was cooked perfect!

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Pouch Cove, Canada
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144 reviews 144 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

For six years I have returned regularly to Buenos Aires and to DADA and I have never been disappointed. The fact that DADA has less than forty seats and does not try to turn them several times each night might add to some of the magic that Pablo creates, maybe as a good looking owner who is always there and... More 

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Duxbury, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

definitely a locals spot. small and lively. stick to local basics like steak, don't venture into dished like "stir fry"--not DADA's strong point. There's usually music and lots of people in the street outside DADA especially on the weekends--fun scene

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Perth
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Tucked away in the older part of the Business district Dada is a quaint little bar restaurant well patronised and well worth a visit. Either sit at the bar and enjoy a variety of Argentinian wines or take a table and have a more substantial meal. I had the Beef special and my partner the risotto. Both were cooked to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: San Martin 941, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4314-4787

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 5:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 5:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?