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Alfonsina I

Duarte Quiros 66, Cordoba 5000, Argentina
427-2847
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Ranked #37 of 187 restaurants in Cordoba
Cuisines: South American
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Belgrade, Serbia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The food was very good, interesting choice of empanadas, and if you like traditional dishes this is the place to go. The service is very good as well as atmosphere. Totally recommendable!

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Cordoba, Argentina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I am used to go to dinner at Alfonsina with some friends. Its a nice place, with nice food and service. It has a rustic atmosphere, it is nice, but you have a lot of restaurants with that kind of atmosphere. If you are not from Argentina, you would like to go there and try some tipical meals of the... More

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Minneapolis
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118 reviews 118 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I've been to this place over 20 times. It is not amazing, but they consistently have good empanadas, salads, milanesas etc. Service varies quite a bit, but most times is good The ambience is great, it is rustic style, but without being over the top (less of the touristic feeling). Also you can find different options (mate, etc) that you... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014 via mobile

We looked for a place to drink a glas of wine and stumpeled on to Alfonsina. The place has a cool vibe to it, funky art and very friendly staff. We ordered some nice homemade empanadas, especially the chicken is recommendable. The wine was one of the few blends you'll find from Argentina, great taste but a bit to warm... More

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London, United Kingdom
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155 reviews 155 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

We went there fairly early on a Sunday evening, about 8pm, hungry after a long bus ride from San Luis, and the place was still almost empty. It's a quirky sort of place, with an eclectic variety of posters, pictures etc on the walls, simple,wooden furniture that doesn't match, but somehow does. Our waitress was a charming, cheerful, friendly young... More

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Saint Nom la Breteche
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180 reviews 180 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2012

I knew that the place was not fancy...decor is minimal with an imitation of a rural setting. Menu is more pizzas, etc. And the local dishes not very good...no pleasure to havé a meal there in short !

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Seoul, South Korea
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103 reviews 103 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2012

Despite having been in Argentina for a couple of weeks we couldn't quite convince our tummies that ten at night is a reasonable time to eat dinner. We showed up starving just after seven during what can most easily be called "tea time." The only things on offer were sandwiches and drinks. We ordered ham and cheese sandwiches. The ham... More

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Cordoba, Argentina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

One of the very few places where you can try the national beverage of Argentina: Mate. Quite an experience... Also, very good food, Pizza and Empanadas are great, and lovely place full of locals... (I live in Cordoba, and we always gather with my friends in Alfonsina), And, last but no least, the prices are very reasonable!

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Silicon Valley
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2012

The Food: The food here is good, that's as far as I can go. Not bad, not great. The Atmosphere: This is the real draw. The decor here is funky, cool and fun. We showed up for dinner and stayed for a really good Cuban trio that was performing that night. Service is very good - our waitress was charming... More

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Germany
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

Try the cocido de lantajes (ate on twice days). If you miss vegetables during your stay in Argentina, here you get some down-to-earth dishes with vegatables. Always full !

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