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“Average food, ugly place” 2 of 5 stars
Review of Carita Morena

Carita Morena
Honduras, 5500, Buenos Aires, Argentina (Palermo)
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Ranked #1,241 of 3,007 Restaurants in Buenos Aires
Cuisines: Steakhouse
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Palermo
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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98 reviews 98 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 29 cities Reviews in 29 cities
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
“Average food, ugly place”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Average food in an expensive neighborhood. Typical BA resutarant serving the same food that tastes pretty much the same. I do have to admit the waiters are pretty friendly.

  • Visited May 2014
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Columbus, Ohio
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Great Food, Friendly Service”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

We stumbled upon Carita Morena wandering between our hotel in the Palermo Hollywood district and the Palermo SOHO district of Buenos Aires, and what a great find. With the help of my limited Spanish and the very friendly waiter, I was able to get across that we just wanted a light meal, but we ended up enjoying an awesome variety of empanadas (the ham & cheese - or jamon y queso - was definitely my favorite) - and some wonderful Argentine Malbec, all at a very reasonable price.

The place was on a busy corner that really takes on a whole new light at night. The crowd was loud and fun, and just as we found all over Buenos Aires, genuinely welcoming and friendly. I highly recommend seeking out this place for a great meal (or two) and a good time!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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