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Viento en popa

Avenida Cnel M Martinez de Hoz 257, Mar del Plata B7603HYC, Argentina
+54 223 489-0220
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
“paella” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, Mediterranean, Spanish, Argentinian, Soups
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Avenida Cnel M Martinez de Hoz 257, Mar del Plata B7603HYC, Argentina
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1 - 10 of 1,068 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We ate here twice. The first evening we chose Wreckfish or Chernia. It was really tasty and fresh. The second evening we ate the mixed seafood and rice ... it was average. I highly recommend the fish dishes. You can choose the way you want...More

Thank Brigitte B
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Its easy to get there. You must called before you go y make a resrevation. Very good food! If you are in Mar del Plata, you must try this restaurant.

Thank Nan76
Reviewed 12 December 2016

First off, we were traveling with BA Portenos who made our reservation for 2230 but was told to come early in case we could get in earlier. Yes, we did get in half hour early and the place was packed on a Sunday night! As...More

Thank potaracke
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I know the place since 1999. It was a small place only known by local people. Tasted the best fish I ever had in my life and adopted the place as my favorite not only in Mar del Plata but also in all Buenos Aires....More

Thank Panicpablo
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Viento en Popa is a true gem of Mar del Plata. One would think that a port city would have plenty of choices when it comes to good fish restaurants, but you will be unpleasantly surprised. I would not recommend any of the touristic restos...More

Thank lex-flia
Reviewed 1 July 2016

It was a Sunday lunch in winter in Mar del Plata, Argentina, very low tourist season. The restaurant was very busy, well organized and attended by locals. My husband and I shared a seafood salad and a half bottle of white wine. VERY FRESH seafood...More

Thank Ana V
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Our last visit was in 2011 and I had left disappointed. We decided to give it another go and Im happy to report that things have improved. The Kitchen is delivering dishes with more balanced seasoning and staff appears to have been trained and new...More

Thank Gaucho100K
Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Delicious restaurant by the port. Seafood was very fresh tasting. Service was prompt. Price was $$$. Free bread basket with a squid/onion spread and fish. Ordered fried calamari and the paella. Dining was family style with long tables.

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

I went here with friends. They are local so they did all the ordering. I love seafood and wow I was not disappointed . If you love butter, capers , shrimp and the best piece of fish ever, get the " Viento en popa" !!...More

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I am argentine and I used to live here in mar deal plata . This restaurant used to be a 10 now is an 8 it is expensive and it's not the most real seafood as used to be. But if you are American maybe...More

Thank Mariana G
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jose l
buena atencion muy buenos platos, no aceptan tarjetas
27 February 2017|
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Response from jose l | Reviewed this property |
por lo visto todos coinciden mal de argentinos, create la fama y echate a dormir. y a reirse de la afip , sin tarjetas , es una pena ya que la calidad siempre fue buena,
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Romy R
Me pregunto como puedo hacer para resevar ya que desde ayer que estoy llamando y me atiende una mal educada que se ríe . Dice Hola y cuando le decís que es para reservar te corta....
26 February 2017|
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Response from Martin M | Reviewed this property |
02234890220. Este es el nro. Nunca tuve problemas. Saludos
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EnriqueNegus
Tiene algún tipo de promoción o descuento?
16 February 2016|
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Response from jose l | Reviewed this property |
no todo presumiblenete black
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Cnel M Martinez de Hoz 257, Mar del Plata B7603HYC, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Central Argentina  >  Province of Buenos Aires  >  Mar del Plata
  • Phone Number: +54 223 489-0220
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