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El Baqueano

Chile 499 | Monserrat, Buenos Aires 1066, Argentina
+54 11 4342-0802
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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Chile 499 | Monserrat, Buenos Aires 1066, Argentina
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

High level modern argentine surprise tasting menu with excellent wine list: professional and consistent - can compete with any modern world menu tasting restaurant: from Lama to fish: genuine argentine produce with fusion food aspects. Charming mexican soumeiller makes is a successful evening!

Thank Hofstaetter
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I would recommend this restaurant to anyone looking for unexpected flavours and textures who doesn't mind what it may cost. As interesting as the experience was, I am not sure I could describe everything we ate as "yummy". Some things were curious. The menu was...More

Thank Nina H
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Don't expect the usual fine dining cuisine. They use really interesting ingredients in their meal and may take a little while to get used to. Service was excellent and probably the highlight for me! I apologize for forgetting the name of the young guy who...More

Thank Chuangdf
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Being in Buenos Aires for so many times I took for granted the gastronomic center the city is for Latin America. It's not all about beef and parillas and malbecs (as much as I love it and it's my kind of adopted comfort food) and...More

Thank Feliperuiz
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We ate here on March 25, 2017. The eight course tasting menu was outstanding. All four of us loved every dish and the entire experience. We were shocked when the dinner was over and we looked at the time and saw that over 2 hours...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We did the 7 course tasting with wine. The service was great and was able to accommodate our food allergies (fish, dairy). Would definitely go back!

Thank Jacob M
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I read that this restaurant was #13 in Latin America last year. Having eaten all over the world and in several places in Argentina, I was really surprised by El Baqueano. From the moment I stepped into the place, it felt wrong. The air was...More

Thank MeDashA
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

La Baqueano in San Telmo is a must visit. I was drawn to the exotic meats on offer and this time there was Llama and buffalo. On offer was a contemporary 8-course degustation menu comprising: 1/Organic tomato in Goats cheese yoghurt 2/Yellow eggplant 3/Raw llama...More

Thank Trinbagonian
Reviewed 30 January 2017

This is an incredible experience. On a level with the best food we've had anywhere in the world. Incredible local produce turned into utterly unique dishes. Thoroughly recommend the wine pairing and if you wonder about Argentina's ability to make world class white wine this...More

Thank Astronomer61
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

We had high hopes for our final nights dinner of our holiday after a few disappointing experiences at other places. From the moment we walked in this place didn't disappoint. The service was warm and very professional. The food was one surprise after another. The...More

Thank MillyWants
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
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chile 499 | Monserrat, Buenos Aires 1066, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Telmo
  • Neighbourhood: San Telmo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4342-0802
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