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El Mercado

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2017, 2019 Winner
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Argentinean
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The decor is very nice and cozy, the hotel in general is quite ecclectic. Food is good, quick and attentive service. We were a long table and Everytime they served the dishes starting and following one side of the table, which means one side was...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank RoxLima
jimefaena19, Director de Recepción at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RoxLima, Thank you very much for sharing your experience at El Mercado with us. We will take your advice on the service performance in order to improve it next time. In spite of this, we´re glad that you could enjoy the placer and food...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a corporate dinner at El Mercado, and we really had an excellent evening. Jessica, our waitress was very nice and took really good care of the group. The food was excellent, with big quantities for all to share.More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank MechePerezParis
jimefaena19, Director de Recepción at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Meche, Thank you for leaving your comments about the experience at El Mercado restaurant! It´s very nice to know that you could enjoy the place, the food and mostly a wonderful service. We look forward to welcoming you back soon and we remain at...More

Reviewed June 9, 2019 via mobile

Wife and I stayed in BA for our 23rd wedding anniversary, in Puerto Madero. We happened to come upon this restaurant, and I am so happy we did. The food was excellent. The wine selection, was one of the biggest I have ever seen, supposedly...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Cordobaar
jimefaena19, Director de Recepción at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded June 12, 2019

Thank you very much for sharing your opinion with us! We are very happy to know that you could enjoy Faena Experience at the most and of course we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. We remain at your entire disposal for further...More

Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

Been there with my girlfriend for our third aniversary. The hotel is gorgeous and full of personality. The food was great! We had sweetbreads (mollejas), entails (entraña) and chocolate dessert. And no, it was not toooo expensive. Have a good one!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ignaciov77
Reviewed March 24, 2019

We had dinner at El Mercado in the Faena Hotel before going to the Rojo Tango Show in the same hotel in Puerto Madero. We really liked the ambience. Our server, Jessica, was excellent ... very friendly and attentive. We started our meal with an...More

Date of visit: March 2019
3  Thank Deborah T
Reviewed March 20, 2019

El Mercado is a lovely restaurant located at the entrance to a high end boutique hotel - Faena - in the super trendy Puerto Madero area of Buenos Aires. The restaurant is 17 years old (I think) but it's decorated in "antique chic" with exposed...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank NordicCow
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

Had a fabulous meal. Loved it. The sommelier was outstanding. He’s also the manager. He suggested a wine pairing for the steak and we loved loved it. Wine : Los Nobles The steak was easily the best I had. I can’t recall the name. It...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank cogniant
Reviewed February 10, 2019 via mobile

Woke late so decided to try the brunch, good selection from the salad bar. The salmon ceviche was outstanding. Had a few choices from the bbq, the beef was ok but the lamb chops were the star. Service was ok. Setting was old style with...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cosullivan2018
Reviewed February 9, 2019

My husband and I enjoyed a fabulous dinner here after traveling through Argentina for two weeks. Our meals were superb. Jessica, our waitress, was so friendly and sweet. She made the whole evening extra special.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Rachel H
Reviewed December 6, 2018

Service was a bit perfunctory - they take their "trendiness" way too seriously - but the food was very good. Not the best - that distinction belongs to Chila, wow - but I was happy with my meal. Gorgeous restaurant, enjoyed the decor most of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank xtacine
ArielB1328, Director General at El Mercado, responded to this reviewResponded December 11, 2018

Dear xtacine, Thank you for sharing your experience following your recent visit to El Mercado Restaurant. I am glad to read that your overall experience with us was great and that you enjoyed our unique decor. Thank you once again for your feedback, we hope...More

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