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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner

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$30 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Italian, Seafood
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I ate at this restaurant on Saturday, May 25. The food was excellent, the portions just right for sharing (which they encourage in their menu) and the service was superb. The cocktails and wine were also very generous and complimented our meal.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Peggy C
Reviewed April 24, 2019

We were eight for dinner, and thankfully our waiter recommended to share each order. Even then, the size of each plate was large. We had several first dishes that we shared, including rabas and prosciutto, as well as salads. Then most of us chose pasta....More

Date of visit: March 2019
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IntersurRecoleta, Gerente at Marcelo, responded to this reviewResponded April 26, 2019

We appreciate your comments regarding our service at Marcelo, intersur Recoleta. Detailed and specific comments such as the one you have posted are very important to us, as we considered that you have been focused on the small details. We will be glad to receive...More

Reviewed February 22, 2019 via mobile

Lovely food and great service. Hugh portions which are ideal for sharing - you won’t be hungry if you share!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank johnwalker60
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Good and nice staff, excellent food, the portions are huge, very good value. This is a very popular place with locals

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank LionelL1190
Reviewed December 28, 2018

Argentinia has a lot of Italians and many Italian restaurants. Our concierge recommended this one - he said it stands with the best in Buonos Aires. He should know as he is "the man" at BA's best hotel. He was right. This is restaurant is...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rod L
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Just got back from a cruise with great food, but little in the way of vegetables so we were hoping to at least get a good vegetable side dish. We ordered a salad, grilled vegetables and shrimp risotto. Our waiter warned us not to order...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SwimmersAbroad
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

We just arrived from iguazu after some long delays. Decided to go to the hotel restaurant, we inquired about a table but were asked whether we had a reservation with place mostly empty. Once seated we gave a drinks order which never arrived so we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank adamsconz
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Extremely impolite host, said a bunch of things in Spanish before I finally understand that the restaurant only opens at 10pm (although the restaurant sign in front of the hotel was on) and at that time (9ish) were only for hotel guest (I think, but...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ayos0
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Not a great start as our waiter must have had a bad day. Very surly. But first restaurant did not open until 8pm. No bar for pre dinner drinks. Were given on seating a bottle of sparkling water. We did not ask for this, did...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Keith H
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Could not fault this place. Plenty of sophisticated local clientele is always a good sign. We found the food, service and atmosphere was outstanding. And did not need to wait long for the dishes to arrive. BTW take note the dishes are extremely generous and...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
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