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La Continental

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Talcahuano 1034 | Barrio Norte, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4122-1400
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7:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 7:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri 7:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat 7:00 am - 3:00 am
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Variety of pizzas, very rich, excellent variety of empanadas, to share with friends, very friendly staff.

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Thank consuelomoreno
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Service wasn't bad overall, that is probably the best compliment I can give to 'La Continental'. We did wait a little more time than we were normally waiting in other 'pizzerías'. Pizza was OK, we can say it was average, empanadas of cheese and onion were very good. Price was very above average for a pizzería. Very crowded saloon that... More 

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Thank Miguelel73
Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

We went here during our visit to BA, it was next door to our hostel, so we are here almost every night for 5 nights in a row. The decor is a little dated and tacky but who cares when the food is good! The pizza is great. Like really great. Try the simple Jamon y Morrones. You won't be... More 

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Thank Melbz85
Buenos Aires
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100 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

There are a lot of "pizzerias" in Buenos Aires better than this.- Is a typical chain restaurant.- Good to a fast food.-

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Thank Mr.RR
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Very famous and tasty. Different kinds and rich salsas. You can taste a real taste of the Buenos Aires pizza,it's different to another country.I love it.

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Thank Platinun
Melbourne, Australia
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51 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

I know this is being billed as traditional BA pizza, but I've eaten pizza around the world & have eaten a lot better, sometimes for less. I love cheese, but even for me the pizza had way too much cheese. It seems to be one of those places that you can go to when everything else is closed. All in... More 

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Thank Sean R
North Saanich, British Columbia, Canada
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323 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 214 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016

This is a multi outlet restaurant located in Buenos Aires. We visited the location in Recoleta for dinner. It is located directly across from one side of the Recoleta Cemetery so it is very easy to find. The menu is mostly Italian in origin but the restaurant specializes in pizza and does an excellent job. The price is fair and... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

La Continental is one of the classic pizza shops in BA, with many stores all over the city is a good option for pizzas or empanadas.

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Thank Leisho
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2016 via mobile

Great location. Delicious/amazing / excellent empanadas. Personally I liked the carne and caprese ones the best. Not much else to say, but worth going if you're hungry and in the area!

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Thank Brianna A
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Excellent pizza and even better empanadas! Great service as well! It's a can't miss if you have a pizza craving!

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Thank Fernando A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Fast Food, Argentinean, South American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Talcahuano 1034 | Barrio Norte, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighborhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4122-1400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Recoleta

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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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