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Bien porteno

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Argentinean, South American
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Parque de San Julian 18, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
969239757
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8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 36
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Entertaining evening

The staff were lovely (they remembered us from an earlier visit), attentive, and solutions focussed: we observed Barbara smoothly deal with a situation where 35 turned up for a group booking of 25. The food and wines met our expectations - we recommend Restaurante Bien Porteno.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 12, 2014
Simon M
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The staff were lovely (they remembered us from an earlier visit), attentive, and solutions focussed: we observed Barbara smoothly deal with a situation where 35 turned up for a group booking of 25. The food and wines met our expectations - we recommend Restaurante Bien Porteno.

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Valencia, Spain
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

This place is definitely a hit. The service is very good (much better than the Spanish standard) and the quality of the food is very good. I had steak and my gf had cod (which she said was salty). 63 euros (shared starter, 2 mains, glass of wine each, dessert, tea, bread) which is good value compared to other fine... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014 via mobile

i was recommended here by the host of Taberna del agua, the best restaurant in Cuenca of trip adviser. even though I speak english only, the server explain the dish gently. and all the dishes he recommendee were very very tasty.

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Thank 830현영김
Edinburgh
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

Stumbled across this great restaurant. Service delightful. Food delicious. Full of locals enjoying Saturday lunch.

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perugia, italia
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81 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

in the beautiful city of Cuenca, immediately next to the "casco antiguo", an elegant corner of Argentina. Very good service, juicy and tasty meat, dishes presented with style and attention. good selection of wines and spirits. Surely, in two weeks in Spain, as well as an unforgettable andalusian paella, our best dinner.

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Ontinyent, Spain
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2010

We booked a table for our last night in Cuenca and it was a case of saving the best for last. Stylish setting, excellent food and wine, Barbara ( front of house ) helped us through ....we have some Spanish but her English is very good. At just short of €70 for two, good value for money. This restaurant is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Parque de San Julian 18, 16001 Cuenca, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Castile-La Mancha  >  Province of Cuenca  >  Cuenca
  • Phone Number: 969239757

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 71
  • Cuisine: Argentinean, South American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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