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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Choose your cooking point
1. Choose your cooking point
"The meats were all cooked to perfection, as you would expect."
Randall K
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2. A unique evening!
2. A unique evening!
" A great way to spend an evening amongst new friends."
KBBB2018
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3. Great steak...great company
3. Great steak...great company
"Watching the preparations for the asado was really great."
GlendaTGood
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While it's no secret that Argentine beef is worth flying around the world for, visitors to Buenos Aires don't always get the chance to experience an Argentine asado and it's many rituals and traditions. An asado is so much more than a piece of beef on a plate so skip the parrilla circuit and join us for a night of food, wine and sharing as we bring the best of Argentine traditions into an urban, closed door setting. Our 5 course dinner includes a picada (cheese and cold-cut platter), salad, "achuras" (grilled starters), a great steak and if you're able, some dessert. Additionally, each course is paired with a specifically selected Argentine boutique wine. But most importantly you will have a
PRICE RANGE
$40 - $75
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
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Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Latin, Barbecue, Argentinean
FEATURES
Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was my first experiance in a "close-door-restaurant" and i must say it was a realy nice evening. We spent the evening with two other couples and enyoyed a five course dinner - the best asado dinner in our 5 days in BA. I can...really recomment trying Luis steaks!More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed December 4, 2019 via mobile

I love Buenos Aires and having had an experience at Steak by Louise make me love Buenos Aires even more. For starter, we walked to the site from Parlemo Soho and it was easy and safe. When we arrived, we saw that there were other...8 dinners present at the sitting area, it was around 8:05 pm. Louise is a wonderful host, he immediately made us feel very welcome. We started with a refreshing sparking wine and made our way to the beautiful dinning room. There were salad, sausages, the steak and dessert. We had steak everyday, sometimes 2x a day here and my steak was cooked to perfection - medium rare - perfectly pink and seasoned just right. The steak was tasty and full of the umani taste - naturally sweetness of a good piece of meat - that I did not want to use any other sauce with it. The music, the tango dancing and the singing were so good. The experience was intimate and special. I must say that my fellow dinners are really fun folks, well travels Andrew interesting to talk to which make the entire experience even more special. The wine was so good, the dry torrontes, the special Malbec and a beautiful dessert wine - we bought 6 bottles and yes, we walked back to our hotel carrying it because it was such a beautiful night.More

Date of visit: November 2019
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SteaksbyLuis, Gerente at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2019

Dear Christine P, Thank you very much for such a warm and beautiful recommendation! Reading it fills us with satisfaction, allows us to verify that all the love we put into what we do truly reaches our customers. We will always work to provide the...More

Reviewed April 10, 2020

The closed-door restaurant was a foreign concept to us and sounded intriguing when I saw it on TripAdvisor. There were two other couples who joined us so it was interesting meeting new people. We were at the end of our two week trip in northern...Patagonia so had tried nearly everything already somewhere else along our journey. But it was nice to have a great variety of offerings all at once between the charcuterie tray, meat appetizers, provoleta, main beef dish, and dessert. The dessert was something new and very tasty. Our provoleta was overcooked and drier than all the others we had eaten over our two weeks in region. The commentary Luis provided was professional and educational and it was nice to be able to go watch the cooking in action. I would recommend the experience to first-timers to BA.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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SteaksbyLuis, Gerente at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded April 11, 2020

Thank you very much for your recommendation! We are happy to have shared our Asado with you and to have been part of your trip and experience in Argentina !!! It will be a pleasure to receive you again on your next visit, warm regards...More

Reviewed February 9, 2020 via mobile

A wonderful experience from start to finish. Luis welcomed us and we met our 8 fellow diners. This is an amazing meal accompanied by delicious wines. The appetizers, the salad and the fresh meats were some of the best food we have ever had. Do...yourself a favor and make this one of your favorite memories also!More

Date of visit: December 2019
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SteaksbyLuis, Otro at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2020

What a great satisfaction to read your recommendation G8tors5!! We thank you very much for the sympathy shared in the Asado and the time spent writing these rewarding words! We really love what we do, and we love that our customers enjoy our Argentine Asado....More

Reviewed February 7, 2020

Luis is the man. He speaks English and the evening was a real surprise. Its one big table where you also get to meet people from all over. Food is perfect, atmosphere also.More

Date of visit: March 2019
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SteaksbyLuis, Otro at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2020

Thank you very much for your review Mr. Danylenko! Your words motivate us to continue striving to provide a quality experience coupled with a warm home comfort. It will be a pleasure to share another Asado together, we look forward to your next visit to...More

Reviewed February 5, 2020

Our first trip to Buenos Aires, what a beautiful place, made even more memorable and special after an evening meal with Luis and his team, a warm and friendly smile will great you as the large black door is opened and you enter the world...of Luis. From the time we stepped in, to the time we left, we felt welcomed by him, he makes you feel so at home, it seemed as if we were revisiting and meeting up with an old friend. His passion and dedication as a chef is evident as he explains in detail how the evening will proceed, how the food we were going to eat is prepared, cooked, presented and each of the 5 courses pared perfectly with his selected 5 wines. We were seated in pleasant surroundings on a large table along with our new dining friends who were from California, Scotland, Switzerland and Germany, the food and drink was then served and the evening steadily progressed to an enjoyable ‘intoxicating’ event of fun and great conversation with our fellow diners, the ambiance was created brilliantly by Luis and his team’s hosting, the food served and the selection of wines were excellent, but the star of the evening was the ‘STEAK’, which was seasoned and cooked to perfection, by far one of, if not, the best I have tasted. We will not hesitate in booking an evening again with Luis on our return to Argentina. Ray & LynMore

Date of visit: January 2020
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SteaksbyLuis, Otro at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2020

Dear Ray & Lyn, What a huge gratification we feel when reading your comment! Luis gives us all the joy of receiving new guests every night and sharing the delicious tradition of the Argentine Asado. We agree that the nights are enjoyed in our house,...More

Reviewed December 31, 2019

Luis makes the experience incredibly memorable. The entire meal is warm and welcoming starting with sparkling wine and a detailed explanation about the meal to come and origins of the produce and meats. Not only is the food delicious, but the interactive nature of the...meal is what makes it extra special (one of our group members helped to put the sausages on the grill!). Great place for food lovers, larger groups and amateur chefs alike.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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SteaksbyLuis, Gerente at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2020

Thank you very much Gwolfson, we love that our guests feel welcome in a cozy place. As we always say, in our restaurant the only rule is "feel at home!". It will be a pleasure to receive you again at your next visit to Buenos...More

Reviewed December 10, 2019

We loved our experience at Luis’ steakhouse. Due to unforeseen circumstances my partner and I were late to our booking. Not a little late but 40 minutes late (totally our fault). When we arrived we were very apologetic. I would have assumed that him and...his staff would have been sour because we were so late however we couldn’t have been further from the truth, he and staff were opening and waiting for us to arrive, the experience was meant to start at 2 and we arrived at 2.40 (this would have been totally I justified as we felt very guilty about this). However our experience was the complete opposite. Luis was very calm, happy and accommodating. He made sure we were calm and settled (we were very hot from running to the restaurant from our Uber) before the food experience started. He made as feel extremely welcomed and was happy to wait until we were comfortable. He was a wealth of knowledge and passion. The entree, steak and dessert were amazing !! Honestly best steak I have had. The wine was paired with the foods perfectly. He has decorated his restaurant beautifully and was happy to chat to us and answer any questions we had. We never felt that we were being pushed out the door even though the session ran later then expected. Very happy and loved our experience here. Great value for money and the communication with staff about times and prices was very easy. We communicated through WhatsApp (wifi) which was easy as we didn’t not have service in Argentina. Would go back in the heartbeat ! What a lovely experience.More

Date of visit: December 2019
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SteaksbyLuis, Gerente at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2019

Thank you very much Emilykate2424! We thank you for the communication you have maintained while making your reservation and coming to the restaurant! We choose to provide gastronomic experiences to our clients, it is not simply to feed them ... it is to share a...More

Reviewed November 28, 2019 via mobile

Went with my husband and kids (6 and 13 yo) Had a fantastic night! Good food, great music, amazing tango and excellent company. Was a bit unsure about the shared table (with people I have never met) concept but it actually made the whole experience...special. Met guests from the US, Malta and the UK, all very easy going and fun company. Strongly recommend this experience. Thank you Luis and staff!More

Date of visit: November 2019
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SteaksbyLuis, Gerente at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2019

Thank you very much josephineu504, How beautiful to share a night of Tango and Asado! We love that the whole family has enjoyed our concept of dinner and private Show, sharing the table, the Asado, the wines and the company of all, with the musicians...More

Reviewed November 8, 2019 via mobile

Great food, great concept and a welcoming great host. We were welcomed with brilliant food and great wine pairings. Every course came with a short but informative explanation. The steak and cheesecake were the stars! Gracias amigo!

Date of visit: July 2019
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SteaksbyLuis, Gerente at Steaks by Luis, responded to this reviewResponded November 9, 2019

Thank you very much for your recommendation McGowan757!!! It will be a pleasure to welcome you again and share our Argentine Asado together. Best regards from all of us!

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Hello Bernie, Thank you for your contact! Yes, it is possible to make a reservation even 1 year in advance! From the Sheraton it will take you about 20 minutes to get to our house. Yes, we do accept Master Card, you can... More
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Thank you for your contact Diegometz! We are working on new available dates, you will see them on our site on October, and meanwhile you can follow our news on Facebook and Instagram @steaksbyluis It will be great to enjoy... More
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The wine is wonderfully paired, and I don’t recall the cost but I do recall being extremely pleased with everything! An unforgettable experience.
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