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La Biela

) #178 of 4,282 Restaurants in Buenos Aires ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , Cafe, Argentinian
Avenida Pte Manuel Quintana 600 | Recoleta, Buenos Aires C1129ABO, Argentina
+54 11 4804-0449
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (21 reviews)
“hamburger” (13 reviews)
“empanadas” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, Argentinian, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
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Avenida Pte Manuel Quintana 600 | Recoleta, Buenos Aires C1129ABO, Argentina
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were made aware of this restaurant while on private tour in Buenos Aires via an introduction by our guide. We ended up back here to grab a quick snack after walking around the city. ATMOSPHERE: They're located near the Recoleta Cemetery. As you enter,...More

Thank MauiWorldTravelers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed some nice empanadas and Imperial beer at La Biela. Sat inside, also liked the motor racing memorabilia and the attentive waiters. Traditional, large, older style cafe with soul.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Biela Restaurant in Recoleta Buenos Aires is a very big restaurant just in fromt of the Park from where you see the Recoleta Cemetery, its have everything on the menú, inside and outside sitting and a very nice location and views

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant/café is located in a wonderful corner, facing Recoleta's Cemetery and the square, and it's a great place to have a coffee in the afternoon or lunch. We (a couple) had good traditional food every time, and the waiters are nice. Sort of a...More

Thank Clicio B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Biela (English for the jalopy) is a classic that is in the heart of Buenos Aires with a large indoor seating area as well as a number of outdoor tables for people watching when the weather is nice. Early mornings (particularly on weekends) it...More

Thank Otto W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a historic cafe from the from the fifties. Being historic is quite practical, because you do not need to remodel. We ordered three meals, two of them the same. After one bite we asked for the bill and left. The waiter was really...More

Thank Suisse_Travelling
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Café La Biela is a traditional café in the Recoleta district of Buenos Aires, Argentina situated at 600 Quintana Avenue on the corner of Junin street, opposite the church of Nuestra Senora del Pilar and the adjoining Recoleta Cemetery In 1999, Café La Biela was...More

Thank Carlos C
Reviewed 20 May 2017

La Biela was located near to our B&B and it was a perfect cafe to have coffee and pastries in the morning. Great way to start your morning If staying in Recoleta.

1  Thank sammy_309
Reviewed 8 May 2017

On a recent visit to Buenas Aires, we found this great cafe on the square near Recoleta Cemetery . It is right on Quintana Ave. and if you eat in the outdoor cafe you may want to get a table near the great palo borracho...More

1  Thank Doc687
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed sitting on La Biela terrace watching people go by between Recoleta park and cemetary. We tasted our snacks, tostadas with ham and cheese, olives and an Imperial in the shade of a huge and worthy gum tree surrounded by mannequins. When at dusk...More

1  Thank Christophe M
Characterised by the French-style mansions which are
the legacy of its aristocratic past, Recoleta is the
true “Paris of the South.” Walking around this
neighbourhood is an experience like no other in Buenos
Aires: its streets are lined with elegant apartment
buildings, exclusive boutiques, and former mansions
turned into high-end hotels and embassies, which exude
an alluring air of sophistication and class. You'll
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
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07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Pte Manuel Quintana 600 | Recoleta, Buenos Aires C1129ABO, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Recoleta
  • Neighbourhood: Recoleta
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4804-0449
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