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Amici Miei Ristorante

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San Telmo
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Defensa 1072. Plaza Dorrego | Barrio de San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1061065AAT, Argentina
+54 11 4362-5562
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We found this place during one of our trips to Buenos Aires 2 years back and keep coming every time we are back to Argentina. Located right in the heart of the San Telmo market with view on the square this place is a proof to the Italian influence in Argentinian culinary culture. A must if you're only 2 people... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ordered the spaghetti with sausage and my friend got the gnocchi with 4 cheese sauce. It was incredible and we inhaled it! Fresh pasta, good wine, friendly service that was very attentive. I highly recommend!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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76 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice location overlooking Plaza Dorrigo. The restaurant is upstairs so you know that as there is no lift. Nice view over the Plaza. Get a balcony table if you can. The food is ok not special.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is defenitely a restaurant which I would visit next time I am in Buenos Aires. The chef really knows how to cook. Together with a nice wine, we had a great evening !

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Group of six for casual Sunday lunch - pre-booked; Overall food was good - very generous portions. Reasonable wine list. Air con a bit too cool for our liking. Pleasant but not spectacular.

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San Jose, California
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Up until now, my best risotto experience was in Venice. But Amici Miei's mushroom risotto was as good, if not better. Their wine list is first rate, and the location in the heart of San Telmo made for a memorable lunch.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited a few years ago. Ask for a table with a view of San Telmo market. A nice little spot for homey, Argentinian/Italian food. Bold flavours. A locals destination that is a hit with tourists. Enjoy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

The restaurant is on the 1. floor in an old colonial building. The interior of the place is stylish and modern. We were lucky and got a table on the balcony overlooking the street and the square. Super - Romantic! And our food was extremely delicious and arrived steaming. Go to the "Amici Miei" - you will love it! 1000... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Lovely food, homemade pasta dishes full of flavour. The service is attentive and just right. If you can grab a seat on the balcony that way you get to take in the hussle and bustle of the market from above, with the street sellers and the magicians. This is a lovely place to while away a few hours over Sunday... More 

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Argentina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

I went for lunch on Sunday, it's a little bit crowed, but the wait is worth. Very tasty! And the attention was very good. Delicious meal

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $35
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
8:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Defensa 1072. Plaza Dorrego | Barrio de San Telmo, Buenos Aires C1061065AAT, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Telmo
  • Neighborhood: San Telmo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4362-5562
Description
Classical Italian and Mediterranean food. Very old recipes. Only Italian products. Colonial terrace with smoking area. Managed with the owners. Historical location. Frequented for the local Italian collectivity.

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Staying in San Telmo

Neighborhood Profile
San Telmo
Characterized by cobblestones and narrow streets, San Telmo is defined by the tango, the dance that made Buenos Aires world-famous. Tango is a fusion of many different cultures: a true child of immigration, much like the city itself. Nowadays, it comes alive after dark in the milongas (dance parties) attended by both locals and visitors alike, who dance until the wee hours of the morning. During the day, the antique shops and classic cafés and bars around Plaza Dorrego dominate the scene. The emblematic Bar Plaza Dorrego, with its green awnings, checkered tile floors, and wooden interiors, takes you back in time the moment you step inside. For true porteño traditions, San Telmo is the place to be.
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