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Centro Vasco Frances

Moreno 1370, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good51%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Moreno 1370, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Not great today as it was years ago. I stopped going around 7/8 years ago. Quality of food changed and it is really pricy for what the offe now.

Thank Liliana S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Not our first time, but had not tried lunch, only dinner and had always had very very good service and food. So beng sightseeing in the area decided to try. And were we ever satisfied! Not crowded, ample space, luminous, perfect for a relaxed lunch...More

Thank melmasllo
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Recommended by a friend who travels to Argentina often, this is a restaurant for "Portenos" (people from Buenos Aires) -- not known by Tourists. It's near San Telmo -- away from the Tourist areas. The restaurant features a wide assortment of local cuisine options and...More

Thank kenbardach
Reviewed 12 December 2017

after a 2.5 yr absence from BA. We arrived for lunch after 1PM.......except for 2 occupied tables and then us the DR was pretty empty. By 2:15 the business guys began showing up. Same waiters.....and of course, the same owner/manager at the register. Being creatures...More

Thank morewierd
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Very good Spanish food, the tortilla espaniola, calamarettis, rabas, jamon iberico,etc. And very good cazuela de mariscos.

Thank Armando_Nestor
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We had visited Vasco Frances several times before and allways found it to be above the average of Spanish restaurants in a city that offers so many great choices of the specialty. We cannot find fault with the service, which was courteous, professional and efficient....More

Thank Daniel L
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The combinations of two of the worlds great cousine are mixed in this restaurant. You could find a delicious combination of ingredients and flavors that has been unique to me until a week ago.

Thank Rijos
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We were the only foreigners on a Sunday lunch. Great old style service and very good Spanish food. The menu offers all the classic roce based dishes and paellas, good selection of fish and several appetizers like 'tortilla española' which was superb. The wine list...More

Thank SilverBond
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is an expat club in the centre of Buenos Aires, near the Obelisco. You can expect very good fish and tortilla de papas. The place is quite big with profesional waiters. You might as well make a reservation.

Thank vamosviendo
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The place is a very traditional place, from the early 1900. They serve great quality spanish food. The waiters are well informed and can guide you through their menu. The prices are a bit stee but the servings are very big and can be shared....More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
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8:00 PM - 12:45 AM
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 12:45 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Moreno 1370, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Montserrat
  • Neighbourhood: Montserrat
  • Phone Number: 4381-5415
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