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La Cabrera Sur

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Palermo
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Jose Antonio Cabrera 5099 | Palermo, Buenos Aires C14BGS, Argentina
+54 11 4831-7002
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Today
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Fri - Sun 12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Fri - Sat 8:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Sacramento, California
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21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Had dinner with friends to try their steak. One friend ordered their steak rare, another friend well done. We had to return the steaks 3x because it was NOT grilled as requested. The service is slow and incompetent. Food orders were mixed up and other ordered items forgotten. This is what happens when waiters do not write down what you... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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269 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It's probably one of those places one has to have had dinner at when visiting BA. The ambiance is quite unique and the servers very friendly, but I did not not eat the best lomo there. The plates are made to share and it was nice of the waiter to point that out. All in all it was still a... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We've been here to eat the real Argentinian meat and we did eat it. Excellent quality and quantity, the service is amazing and you leave the place satisfied! I will try to repeat!

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Finally got to the infamous Cabrera as a walk up single and coincidentally got the most romantic table outside by the Calle . Sad For me I was solo but this was my only opportunity and this place was a must go ;). For a Tuesday night at 19:30 the place was bustling like you probably have heard about with... More 

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Coconut Grove, FL
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106 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a delicious meal here our fist night in BA. The steak is of course outstanding as was the baked provolone appetizer! The atmosphere was lively and casual and the service very good despite the restaurant being very crowded.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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249 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is on the edge of becoming a victim of its own popularity. Wildly popular among both locals and tourists, it can be booked out days in advance, yet many people do not show up and staff is able to accomodate walk-ins in an organised manner, although waiting time for a table may take up to 45 mins.or even... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had booked to go to San Juan for dinner and by chance fell on La Cabrera Sur so stopped for lunch. Well we really did things wrong. The San Juan was very poor but the Cabrera excellent. The atmosphere was great. The menu interesting and very generous portions. They were so large we shared them for two. Everything was... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was fine, not perfect. I think we had better steak in Amsterdam. But the service was horrible for the price you pay. We saw our waiter accidentaly dropped bread on the floor and he put it back in the basket for a new table! He also continuously gave us the feeling that he was in a hurry to... More 

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7 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is very nice for high quality local foods. One piece of advice, be sure to be hungry and don't fill up on the fresh bread or breadsticks with those accompaniments there's a lot more to try. They also bring little dishes of a variety of salads and such so it's very easy to be full before your meal... More 

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Toronto
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited a few years ago. This was my wife's choice. A fun night. Great quality meats and sides. Lively atmosphere in the restaurant and neighbourhood. Make sure to make a reservation. I requested our meat medium rare. In Argentina meat is often cooked medium to medium well. Enjoy.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $45
Cuisine
Barbecue, Latin, Argentinean, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Monday
8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
8:30 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 4:30 pm
8:30 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jose Antonio Cabrera 5099 | Palermo, Buenos Aires C14BGS, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Palermo
  • Neighborhood: Palermo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4831-7002

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Palermo
Best known as the largest neighborhood in Buenos Aires, Palermo is divided into different quarters, each with its own unique identity. The high-end quarter is Palermo Chico, characterized by magnificent mansions, regal avenues, and exclusive apartment buildings, and home to the Museum of Latin American Art of Buenos Aires (MALBA), a favorite amongst locals. The largest park in the city, the Bosques de Palermo, is Palermo's most famous landmark and a popular destination for nature walks, picnics, rollerblading, and cycling. The scene becomes much trendier in Palermo Soho, a hip area known for its cool cafés and unique design stores, filled with shoppers on weekends; and Palermo Hollywood, renowned for the numerous restaurants, bars and nightclubs, which make it the preferred spot for nights out and special occasions.
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