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Portezuelo

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$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Recoleta
Bar, Pub
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Vicente Lopez 2160 - Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4806-9462
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6:00 pm - 4:00 am
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Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 4:00 am
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 5:00 am
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Toronto, ON
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84 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Ate here twice and loved it both times. Best burger in BA hands-down. Great piece of grilled salmon with grilled veggies on return visit. Service was great / friendly & efficient. Music from inside was pulling the crowds- this place rocks!

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Thank americanjim
Buenos Aires, Argentina
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I know this place for over 30 years mybest times spend there good drinks nice people great moments to share with friends and know others,music,excellent neighborhood,safe place go and you will never forgot it

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Thank patricia w
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

we spent many nights in big teams at this nice bar. The variety of drinks as well as finder food is very good to host big groups

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Thank Alejandro A
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place, with excellent music and amazin people. Nice to have a good time and eat some finger food.

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Grenoble, France
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202 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

For our dinner, we were appealed by the menu, but the music played in the street from this restaurant was very loud. The waitress advised us to sit inside because it was supposedly quiter. Which we did, but unfortunately it was not the case. We had pollo and salmon, both tasty but way too salty. As soon as we finished,... More 

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Thank stism
Niles, Michigan
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159 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are in their outdoor area looking at the Recolata cemetery wall. The street had lots of traffic and the music was loud. We enjoyed one of their offerings that serves two. The sampler plate of "Mexican" food was good.

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Thank Renee L
PORTEZUELO, Gerente at Portezuelo, responded to this review

Thank you for your opinion, we will take it. Expect see you any time here in Portezuelo. More 

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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2016

It's a very well located pub, with tasty food, good drinks, very good music, and the atmosphere is really warm. Friendly service, and security at the entrance (good detail).

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Thank Laura D
PORTEZUELO, Gerente at Portezuelo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for made public your opinion about Portezuelo! We expect to see you any time. More 

County Dublin, Ireland
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

Cool place, nice location, but really tons of shady people, prostitutes type, probably because there are so many "clubs" in the area. Will never return.

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Thank trishirish2016
PORTEZUELO, Gerente at Portezuelo, responded to this review

We are very sorry for the bad experiencie on the bar. Some situations of the zone we can't control. Portezuelo isn't that kind of bar. We invited you next time and invited you to know our facebook page. Expect to see you soon. More 

Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the environment, the drink and the food, the chorizo steak is perfect, it's well worth knowing.

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Thank Jefferson O
PORTEZUELO, Gerente at Portezuelo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your opinion of Portezuelo! We invite you to know more about the bar on Facebook. See you next time. More 

Buenos Aires, Argentina
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

This is a great place to do people watching, get excellent service and good local food at a reasonable price. Also the location is great, accross the street from the famous Recoleta Cementry and in a safe and fun part of town. A good couples place for a drink, snack or full meal, with music, candles and friendly people.

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Thank Franky D
PORTEZUELO, Gerente at Portezuelo, responded to this review

Thank you very much for share your vision of Portezuelo! We expect see you next time. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 4:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 4:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 4:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 4:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 4:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 5:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 5:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vicente Lopez 2160 - Recoleta, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighborhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4806-9462

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Recoleta

Neighborhood Profile
Recoleta
Characterized by the French-style mansions which are the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this neighborhood is an experience like no other in Buenos Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll also find a rich cultural scene centered on the National Museum of Fine Arts, the National Library, and the Recoleta Cultural Center; as well as some great shopping spots, like the Buenos Aires Design Mall with an artists' fair set up in Plaza Francia every weekend.
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