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Cafe Tortoni

Avenida de Mayo 825 9, Buenos Aires C1084AAD, Argentina
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, Argentinean, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Avenida de Mayo 825 9, Buenos Aires C1084AAD, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Once the place of grandeur it is now a ‘tick the box’ experience. Quite frankly the food was less than average but I enjoyed the experience.

Thank RachelNT
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Thank you.... 👏👏👏 CAFE TORTONI is the best place in Buenos Aires which every guest of city has to visit. 160 years of experience in hospitality sphere. With huge and rich history. Amazing place. Spacial thanks for Denis. When I was at first time it...More

Thank Габа М
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coffee was great but the staff are rude and pompous - without tourism they would be out of business. We did have a lovely hour driving in the ambience though !!

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only reason we went here is because it is the thing to do. We stopped only to get a cappuccino and a sweet treat. We opted for the flan with dulce because everything tastes better with dulce . The service was good, the place...More

Thank grammajamma
Reviewed 1 week ago

The oldest coffee shop in Buenos Aires does not disappoint! Old World charm surrounds you as you settle into one of the cosy tables. You could easily spend hours visually exploring the wall decorations and intricate architecture. The stained glass window overhead is stunning. I...More

Thank Laloo62
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Café Tortoni is a true jewel full of elegance and splendor from the old days and the walls are covered with paintings and tradition. You easily can spend some hours here living up the past. The prices are reasonable given the location, long tradition,...More

Thank Immanuel_Fruhmann
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the place for the historical and symbolic value. It was Saturday night and we waited outside for a table for about 30 minutes: it is a touristic attraction, we need to face it. The place is an old style cafe with old fashion...More

Thank InaTatiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Old cafe with extensive menu. Try the toasted ham and cheese sandwich which is excellent and the portion size. Is large. Nice coffee. Table service was good but it did take us a while to get our bill. Lots of locals there which is always...More

Thank Berdy2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are visiting from the US and madeva reservation for their 8 pm tango show. We arrived the day and were told that we needed to buy ticketbfoe show in person the day of show by 6:30 pm. No one told us that when we...More

Thank thomasfG3851EH
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

W were staying with friends in BA and they brought us to this café. There is a reason there are queues outside this place while every other café nearby is quiet. The building is an historic building and with the staff looking very professional it...More

Thank tomsmutt
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
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January 29, 2016|
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Response from Pat M | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry but we did not have that a candy and actually, I have never heard of it so I would have no idea where to purchase it.
Meredith B
January 8, 2015|
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Response from hdelacampa | Reviewed this property |
yes for sure you can ask eggs there
Meredith B
January 8, 2015|
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Response from 717hcee | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they serve eggs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$2 - $15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de Mayo 825 9, Buenos Aires C1084AAD, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Montserrat
  • Neighborhood: Montserrat
  • Phone Number: 4342-4328
  • E-mail
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