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El Mirasol de la Recova

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Retiro
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Calle Posadas 1032, Buenos Aires C1011ABB, Argentina
11/4326-7322
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12:00 pm - 2:30 am
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Sun - Thu 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 am
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São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been here many times. But, once in BsAs. It is a must. Great steak and wine. We had a a flank steak rare. Provençal french fries, chorizo and empanadas. Everything was perfect. Price was fare. Recommend.

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Thank Adalberto L
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose El Mirasol for our first dinner in Buenos Aires, and it did not disappoint. Our party of 4 ordered the provoleta "La Recova" for an appetizer, then the creamed spinach and Provençal french fries as sides. We were extremely satisfied with these dishes. We also ordered vegetables, but it wasn't the star of the meal. All four of... More 

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Thank Patricia S
Sao Paulo, SP
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Reasonable price. Well Located. Recommend quit the entrance. Excellent meat. Recommend the "Provoleta" and the "Vacio del Fino".

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Thank RobertoTahan
Las Vegas, Nevada
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96 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has been around for quite some time. I have had great meals and steaks there and have enjoyed good service.

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Thank Greg212
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

I initially intended to go cross the street at Juana M. Unfortunately they only open at 8pm, which was a bit late for me, so I went to el mirasol. To tell the truth, I had a very correct lomo, but for the price I paid, that was the least I could expext. The welcoming is very impersonal, almost indifferent.... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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1,085 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 658 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

One of the top barbecue places in Buenos Aires, El Mirasol, its a popular place within the business environment and the top class tourism. It offers, big portions to share, a great service, a very complete and well priced wine carte and top of the line meat cuts. Since my father was in town, coming here was one of his... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

My personal opinion is these are the best steaks in Buenos Aires. The empanadas and the salads are delicious. Please note that the side orders and the salads are for sharing. Easily two portions per order. Great location with other very good restaurants. They comp your parking so don't forget to get your ticket stamped. The prices are high but... More 

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

El Mirasol has a high rating. Unfortunately our experience were different. Two of us ordered ribeye steaks and one of us ordered short rib, all to be cooked medium rare. The ribeye steaks were disappointing - dry and fibrous. This was because there were very little marbling on the meat. However, the restaurant was very decent and only charged us... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

The restaurant was well recommended by a friend. This unit its located in a very nice area (Recova) and walking distance from the best hotels. The food was nice (special mention to the spanish fries) the ambient is very elegant but the service was not very friendly and helpful.

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Thank Vanessaskil
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Great food and service I would definitely recommend it . Excellent wine suggested by the waiter. Simply outstanding ! Congratulations!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$100
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinean, South American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Posadas 1032, Buenos Aires C1011ABB, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Retiro
  • Neighborhood: Retiro
  • Phone Number: 11/4326-7322

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Staying in Retiro

Neighborhood Profile
Retiro
Exquisite palaces and luxurious apartment buildings combine with art galleries and exclusive boutiques to make Retiro the perfect spot for those who enjoy sophistication. However, the non-stop foot traffic to and from Retiro train and bus terminals, accompanied by the myriad of trucks leaving and arriving at the port, mean this neighborhood is never truly at rest. One minute you are walking down a street dotted with ornate mansions and luxurious shop windows and the next you find yourself surrounded by a sea of people racing to catch their train or bus. It is this juxtaposition of never-ending comings and goings and quiet, elegant luxury that defines Retiro, as well as Buenos Aires, a city where sharp contrasts are all around.
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