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La Continental

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Retiro
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Talcahuano 1034 | Barrio Norte, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4122-1400
Today
7:00 am - 1:00 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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Glasgow
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76 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

I am very surprised to find this resturant reviews as well as it does. There are so many excellent restaurants around Buenos Aires, this one just isn't on par. First we found our waitress to be disinterested and verging on rude. Although we admit our Spannish is poor, she made no effort to communicate clearly to us. We managed just... More 

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Thank ReviewBarracuda
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

You should try this experience in Buenos Aires. Is one of the bests pizzas that you can find. Try it outside in a summer night with beer.

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Thank ManuMarangon
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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154 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Well, we are talking here of a pizza and empanadas place, it's not exactly a trendy place but we'll, they provide good products an consistent customer experience. I recommend you to ask for a fugazzeta rellena con jamón, Best of the best in pizza's world, and it's better for delivery or pick up. Nevertheless, any pizza you ask for will... More 

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Thank thecharlesP
Madrid
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

If you plan to go to the cinema in Buenos Aires and you spot is the recoleta mall, for sure you should have a great pizza at la continental.

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Thank Marcelo D
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

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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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles 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 93 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles 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 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, Argentinean, South American
Meals
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
Dining on a budget, Large groups, Kids, 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>  > Retiro
  • Neighborhood: Retiro
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4122-1400

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Retiro

Neighborhood Profile
Retiro
Exquisite palaces and luxurious apartment buildings combine with art galleries and exclusive boutiques to make Retiro the perfect spot for those who enjoy sophistication. However, the non-stop foot traffic to and from Retiro train and bus terminals, accompanied by the myriad of trucks leaving and arriving at the port, mean this neighborhood is never truly at rest. One minute you are walking down a street dotted with ornate mansions and luxurious shop windows and the next you find yourself surrounded by a sea of people racing to catch their train or bus. It is this juxtaposition of never-ending comings and goings and quiet, elegant luxury that defines Retiro, as well as Buenos Aires, a city where sharp contrasts are all around.
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