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Cafe Tortoni

Avenida de Mayo 825 9, Buenos Aires C1084AAD, Argentina
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“churros” (181 reviews)
“sandwich” (46 reviews)
“cakes” (39 reviews)
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Avenida de Mayo 825 9, Buenos Aires C1084AAD, Argentina
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fun touristy place. Average coffee and food. Best value is the tortino breakfast which comes with coffee,juice,sandwich and a dessert.

Thank Gautham M
Reviewed 2 days ago

A long line-up was at the door when we were there at 11am. We were there because of the history and reputation of it. The decoration was historical and unique..a lot of antiques and artifacts. Coffee is nice, served with a biscuit and a small...More

Thank michaelwong2014
Reviewed 3 days ago

Every traveller came here from website reviews saying about the history part. we went there in the front door, the doorman was block our way to the cafe without saying a word. we asked him that do we need make a reservation? he didn't answer....More

Thank Patrick T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went here with Argentinian friends, it is lovely, had the recommended hot chocolate and churios, delicious!

Thank U3
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

For some reason people keep flocking to this place. It's crammed and overpriced and hardly representative of Argentine coffee and cafe culture. Go to Las violetas instead. More of a Buenos Aires experience!

Thank Han L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This theatre, now bookstore, is an impressive building inside. It’s possible to imagine what the venue might have been like when it was completed in 1919. The stage is now a cafe. The store offers books, DVDs, vinyl records, children’s stuff, and more. Unfortunately, for...More

Thank Chip G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Quirky French vibe to this cafe with excellent coffee and cakes. A great spot for lunch and well located.

Thank Stuart C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went to this place because of the history we read about it. We had to wait for a table and we did it but REALLY! if we would have known, we would have entered just to see the place and take a picture. We...More

Thank Sarahhfe
Reviewed 5 days ago

Cafe Tortoni is not a fancy place by any contemporary standards, but due to its historical significance, tourists as well as locals still patronize it in droves. As a tourist, go there early and day dream for a while over a cup of coffee is...More

Thank liuilp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Coffee ok but cakes not at all. Worth seeing what is on The walls-as some paintings, pictures made by famous ppl spending time there long time ago. Obviously more relevant for Spanish. There was also Gombrowicz An often visitor but didnt find his name on...More

Thank Justyna M
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
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Response from Pat M | Reviewed this property |
I'm so sorry but we did not have that a candy and actually, I have never heard of it so I would have no idea where to purchase it.
Meredith B
8 January 2015|
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Response from hdelacampa | Reviewed this property |
yes for sure you can ask eggs there
Meredith B
8 January 2015|
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Response from 717hcee | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they serve eggs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 15
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida de Mayo 825 9, Buenos Aires C1084AAD, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Montserrat
  • Neighbourhood: Montserrat
  • Phone Number: 4342-4328
  • E-mail
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