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La Continental


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Certificate of Excellence2019 Winner


Argentinean, South American, Pizza, Italian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good pizza - pasta not so good so will return for the pizza. Pasta and tomato sauce lacked flavour. Friendly staff and fairly quick service. Reasonably priced. English menu offered but menu straight forward - includes burgers and fries. Pizza oven. Busy place which includes...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 6, 2019

On via defensa. Enjoyed pizza & beer. Good people show. Every Sunday there is a large market. Cobblestone street.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Kathy M
Reviewed September 3, 2019

This is a chain of restaurants, maybe four?, in the Buenos Aires area. I ate at the one just outside the Recoleta Cemetary once, then ate at the one on Calle Defensa in San Telmo twice. The pizza is not typical Napolitana style that people...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed February 17, 2019 via mobile

I did my best to sample empanadas from as many places as i could in Argentina. I stopped here on the way home one night for late-night empanadas and picked up a ham and cheese and a roquefort empanada. They were very affordable at 35...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TryppAdams
Reviewed January 8, 2019

We stopped into La Continental on a Monday when many restaurants are closed. An English menu is available. My friend, who is picky about her pizza, loved the thin crust pizza, cooked in a big clay oven, with Bolognese sauce and cheese. I had a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Suzcarl
Reviewed October 28, 2018

Nice and cheap pizza. Good service, fast and good vibes Nice options to eat and easy to find. Highly recommended to backpackers

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Karla Z
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

I dropped in on a Saturday afternoon to find a mix of locals and tourists in a casual atmosphere. I was immediately greeted by a fantastic server named Ruben. He made my experience enjoyable with recommendations, helpful suggestions, and his very friendly demeanor. The drinks...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Manuel J, Manager at La Continental, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2018

Thanks for your recommendation!!!

Reviewed March 31, 2018

This place has terrific bar snacks, drinks, in a terrific atmosphere and location! The crowd was a mix of locals and tourists, which gave a real terrific experience to this place!

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

My first Pizza in BA and it was ok, not sure I'd recommend due to being able to find much better as I found out later in my trip...

Date of visit: October 2017
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

Had a quick lunch of a variety of empanadas at this casual restaurant. They were fresh and delicious and of a good size. Service was good and quick.

Date of visit: March 2018
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