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La Parolaccia

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Puerto Madero
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Alicia Moreau de Justo 1170, Buenos Aires, Argentina
1143430063
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Calgary, Canada
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82 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2016

Visited this restaurant twice while I was in Buenos Aires. I had lasagna on one visit and linguini on the second. Both were excellent. Great flavor and it was cooked perfectly. The atmosphere is nice and the service was excellent.

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132 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

If you want to taste a good version of italian food cooked in a creative argentinean way and if you want to avoid the classic steaks, this is the place to be. Nice setup, very good cava and interesting plates - it's worthy to visit it and after your food, taste a great grapa and have a nice walk at... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

The seafood dishes were amazing!!!!! I had the best shrimp I've eaten in years (and I've visited many, many places all over North and South America and Europe)!! The shrimp was probably even better than the Gaston restaurant in Arequipa, Peru (and his river shrimp was to die for). Pasta dishes were also excellent!

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Toronto, Canada
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71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2016

Arrived for dinner late as is the norm in Argentina but were seated promptly. Even though its more of an upscale restaurant they were welcoming as we arrived with a 1 yr old. The atmosphere: - excellent lighting design, not too bright as to make it cold and impersonal, dark enough to make it cozy and intimate - stunning view... More 

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Capital Federal District, Argentina
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53 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

la parolaccia is a pasta restaurant that has different location, this one in particularly is located in the center of buenos aires , at puerto madero, great to enjoy a fine dinning experience and then take a walk on the most modern side of the city

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Calgary, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here multiple times for lunch with a work crowd. The food is of good quality but in my experience not consistent - same dishes are slightly different every visit. Menu is in Italian, but waitstaff are not very friendly or efficient. Plan on 90 mins minimum for a meal.

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St. Louis
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Nice, upscale Italian restaurant. Fresh food, wonderful location on Puerto Madero. Good ambient for all occasions. A bit pricy, but worth it.

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Pound Ridge, New York
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171 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

Feeling a little bit of meat overindulgence? Then this will be your salvation. The Grilled seafood platter with all of those scallops and langostines are just what you should seek. Not to mention the squid ink linguine with mussles and calamari. The staff is more than helpful along with a great wine list of local vino.

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Hollywood, Florida
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

The place is nice. It has great views and different set ups to accommodate different types of parties, like booths, round big tables, small regular tables. The menu has different alternatives for the different tastes. Really tasty plates and bread. We were there as a business lunch, in a party of 7, which means a more than average check. Despite... More 

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Westlake Village, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

This place was recommended by both our guide and our hotel. On the water, NY decor, great waiters, amazing wine and fabulous pasta. We tried both a white and red sauce….preferred the white (with portabella mushrooms) under specialties. Freshest pasta ever!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alicia Moreau de Justo 1170, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Puerto Madero
  • Neighborhood: Puerto Madero
  • Phone Number: 1143430063

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Staying in Puerto Madero

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Puerto Madero
From its refurbished red brick buildings and port cranes to its modern skyscrapers and luxurious apartment buildings, Puerto Madero is the perfect combination of old and new. The river provides a quiet, relaxing atmosphere that contrasts with the hustle and bustle of heavy traffic just blocks away. Across the river, flanked by skyscrapers, are beautiful parks and quiet streets that make this neighborhood a unique destination in a city as busy as Buenos Aires. The restaurants, bars, and nightclubs on the docks make it a prime spot for nights out and have come to symbolize this area. Puerto Madero is even more striking after dark, when the lights from the docks and skyscrapers glow against the night sky.
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