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La Biela


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Bar, Cafe, Argentinean, South American

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Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Late Night
Bar, Cafe, Argentinean, South American
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic location had a coffee and empanadas they where great has a style to it and you can sit for a couple of hours and enjoy the Argentina experience the menu is standard but the service was good and the food also You have a...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank EddieS_12
Reviewed July 4, 2019 via mobile

I’ve traveled to Buenos Aires for a few years now - this is the fourth trip and each time I begin the day with a breakfast at La Biela! When you go to Buenos Aires; do plan a pit stop at La Biela - you...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Mats N
Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant is situated just across from the Recoleta cemetery, in an area with plenty of other restaurants, cafes & shops. It is right beside the large Gomero de la Recoleta, a stunning tree with a statue of Atlas holding up one of its branches....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank sm05060
Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Every time I’m fortunate enough to be in Buenos Aires I pop into this cafe. The later the better...it is a stylish place, not over the top or high end, but very well thought out and maybe a little 1950s..but I love the crowd that...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 62kevent
Reviewed June 4, 2019

La Biela, located in the famous Recoleta area of Buenos Aérés, offers you a real Argentinian atmosphere. Do not forget to take the time to smell the atmosphere and take a picture between Casares and Borges, two writers passing many hours in the location and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Van E
Reviewed June 3, 2019

In front of the recoleta cementery lies La Biela cafe. An experience filled with traditional flavor. Service from very destinguished waiters that havee served there for years, adds to this special place. Food is good and menu is very traditional for Buenos Aires. Prices are...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Marcelo F
Reviewed May 24, 2019

We ad just visited the cemetery to see Evita's grave and La Biela is located across the central green park. It is apparently a very famous establishment and we sat outside and had drinks whilst watching the world go by. Good selection of food and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter W
Reviewed May 10, 2019 via mobile

This is classic tourist food...mediocre, flavorless, lower quality. Prices are a bit high due to location. With so many affordable restaurants with fresh and delicious food, why waste your appetite here?

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank TerriS
Reviewed May 8, 2019

We were told to go to La Biela for their famous cheese and ham sandwich. We sat outdoors to take in the people scene. The waiters were professional, but not overly friendly or attentive. Perhaps due to their proud reputation of the restaurant. We left...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Domercruisers
Reviewed May 5, 2019 via mobile

Food is OK for a prime tourist spot. Prices are a bit higher if you sit outside. Hard to find much under 500 pesos for lunch tho some meals include drink and coffee. Check economical lunch special on blackboard outside front door. Waiters are reasonably...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Characterized by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighborhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
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