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“Hospitality and Top quality” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of De La Fonte

De La Fonte
Ranked #2 of 113 Restaurants in Puerto Iguazu
Price range: $20 - $60
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Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Late Night, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: The Chef Matteo Lagostena After years of studying, researching and hard work: he finally could define himself and decided to have a Autor kitchen. Join us in this great adventure through the flavors! El Chef Matteo Lagostena Después de años de estudio, investigación y trabajo duro: por fin pudo definirse a sí mismo y decidió tener una Cocina de Autor. Únase a nosotros en esta gran aventura a través de los sabores!
Vienna, Austria
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Hospitality and Top quality”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 7, 2014

It was amazing to find in this busy iguazu such an island of friendliness and hospiality as well as top European Art de cuisine.

  • Visited January 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Ralf B
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Sao Paulo, SP
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Bárbaro”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 12, 2013

The food is amazing, with several options in menu.
The location is very relaxing and peaceful. We stayed in the Hotel for just 1 night, and it was the best decision to have dinner at the restaurant!

  • Visited November 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank eric_mbe14
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Presentation is Everything”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2013

Great Food!
During my first visit to Argentina, we ate around various places near the hotel my friends and I were staying at. Although good food was abundant, I always enjoyed and wanted to try something with a minimalist presentation and beautiful design and so that’s why their menu stood out. In fact, I ended up going back there the next day to try their pasta! Being a steak-lover, the first night I ordered their fillet mignon with red wine. I had red wine on the side and it was presented beautifully (presentation is important) just outside the restaurant. The beautiful weather coupled with wine and the medium-rare tender steak was a perfect way to end my first day in the city (and indeed the country). I had a chat with a wonderful server there who gave me advice on what to do the following day around town. I ended up staying for dinner with my friends for a few hours until we decided to head back into the hotel to catch up on sleep. However, I felt the atmosphere was simply great enough and decided to return the next day to try their pasta. On my second return, I ordered Spaghetti with garlic, oil and red pepper and had white wine for the side. Like the night before, it was splendid. One thing I love about their short menu is that I know the chefs prepare the food with great care that comes from many years of experience. That’s evident not only in the presentation, but the taste of the food. It was simply delicious! Again, coupled with the wonderful atmosphere, weather, and service, I really enjoyed my time there. I definitely plan on going again next time I visit!

  • Visited July 2012
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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2 Thank Salem S
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BHFIguazu, Propietario at De La Fonte, responded to this review, November 20, 2013
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Agradecemos su comentario, para nosotros es importante para seguir mejorando. Muchísimas gracias. Esperamos volver a verlo/os.
Los saludamos atentamente;
Simona y Matteo
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Brisbane, Australia
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Great gourmet experience”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

We had 2 dinners recently & both were well attended by guests. The tables outside were beautifully laid with tablecloths in the evening which was lovely by the pool & garden lighting. Our entre was a delicious fresh mixed salad with very good quality olive oil & balsamic vinegar. My husband ordered a prawn cocktail which was very fresh. Over 2 evenings we tried the perfectly cooked fillet mignon & I feel the pink peppercorn sauce is the best sauce. We had a very artistically presented entre that was complimentary with a spritzig & Campari drink. There was also a generous serving of bread & dip. We never tried the dessert as we had enough to eat. Our only criticism is the cost of wine which is double that of all the restaurants that we have eaten at in Argentina. We thought the selection was also limited & ordered a wine that was 2012 vintage & a bit young.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Vivien53606
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Lagos, Nigeria
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Plate of Wonders”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 20, 2013

hmmm,
I had to go back for lunch at the Restaurant Gourmet La Fonte after my first taste and sight of the plate of Spaghetti. It was so arranged i was afraid to ruin the beautiful art work;but i was skeptical that the taste will not match the beauty,but i was proved wrong...the more reason I had to go back back for another lunch,
I will say thumbs up to the chef, he made my vacation a memorable one.
i will say,it is a place to always be.

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank jido52
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