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Alfonsina I

Pizza, Argentinean, South American
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Duarte Quiros 66, Cordoba 5000, Argentina
427-2847
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 72
    Very good
  • 30
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  • 14
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great for typical Argentinian food

The food here is so so good no matter what you order, I went there 3 times during my trip! I found the staff to be very kind and helpful even when there was communication issues with languages. I love the atmosphere of the place as well as the decoration. A visit to Alfonsina while you are in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
chloebrown508
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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Local cuisine
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English first
Fort Worth, Texas
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185 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Arrived around 10 PM for some empanadas and other meals. I knew going in it seemed loud from across the street. But in we went and went to the back. All empanadas are horno (baked). No Frito. We ordered various meal items three different times and each time the length of time to table delivery was longer and longer. It... More 

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

The food here is so so good no matter what you order, I went there 3 times during my trip! I found the staff to be very kind and helpful even when there was communication issues with languages. I love the atmosphere of the place as well as the decoration. A visit to Alfonsina while you are in Cordoba is... More 

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168 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Slow service: Took 45' from the moment I arrived until the pizza arrived. The pizza was served warm, not hot. The waiter did not came back to my table again (not even to give me the bill). So, I had to take my pizza to the front bar to get it warmed up. Then back to pick it up. And... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I was there during the nacional celebration of "25 de Mayo". The place was packed but it was completely worthy. There was also a local singer playing Argentinian folklore songs. I asked for the typical Argentinian plates served in the place: Locro and Humita. The verdict: EXCELLENT!!

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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73 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015 via mobile

We looked for this place for more than an hour after some local tour guide recommended it to us, but after finally finding it, we can't suggest you go eat there. The wait was very long, the food did not taste good & the service was below average. The ladies bathroom was dirty & it stunk. There was no soap.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 via mobile

Want to experience local and cultural hangout? Best merienda (Yerba mate and pan caseros) for your afternoon tea. Best entertainment w/ live music at night on weekends. Empanadas (criollos) are amazing. Excellent argentine service. Follow on FB to get musician schedules. Martin Oliva, Bon Voyage, & La Caracteristica Orquestra, to name a few.

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Puerto Escondido, Mexico
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This was a delightful find. The restaurant is packed full of locals (always a good sign!) and had an excellent menu full of wine and food. There were a number of comida typical (local food) options, from which my husband had the goat stew (which was great) and I had a milanesa. The empanadas are also delicious (have two or... More 

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Belgrade, Serbia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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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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151 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Duarte Quiros 66, Cordoba 5000, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Central Argentina  >  Province of Cordoba  >  Cordoba
  • Phone Number: 427-2847

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza, Argentinean, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine

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