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El Mate

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Argentinian, , Latin
550 Court St, New York City, NY 11231-3922
+1 718-222-1102
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“empanadas” (8 reviews)
“parrillada” (2 reviews)
“yuca” (2 reviews)
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Argentinian, Brazilian, Latin, Spanish, South American
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
550 Court St, New York City, NY 11231-3922
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Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

My and my husband were looking for a nice spot to eat steaks..we made a reservation and the waitress was nice and polite to sit us right away. We ordered empanadas, absolutely to try, and parillada for 2 people. While the empanadas were really amazing,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Turista2103
Reviewed 18 January 2018

The food, service, and atmosphere all surpassed my expectations. Everything was super delicious...highly recommend!!

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Tahirina
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

My wife Alicia and I just had one of the best Christmas Eve dinners at this great Argentine Brazilian restaurant Our server Deborah was very kind and explain the menu to us very well I had chicken milanese with Mash Yuca It was Fantastic The...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Michael B
Reviewed 31 May 2017

I have been a regular at El Mate for quite some time. Their menu is always improving and satisfying of all the customer needs. The spinach empanadas are great, the steaks are super well prepared and the mash potato is to die for! (forget about...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Bombomcitto
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I frequently visit El Mate with my CKO kickboxing friends after classes and it is always something I look forward to after class. The empanadas are so amazing. The beef is the best empanada I have ever had. When you dont have to put anything...More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank NatalieL_NYC
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the food, service and the outdoor patio The food was flavorful, especially the sausage and the risotto was a pleasant surprise Plus, great pisco sour, one of the best I've had

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank yellowgarden
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Good but not great.. the beef empanadas are the best .. Enterana good but chewy.. I like the grilled salmon.

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank allous5
Reviewed 11 September 2016

We usually visit the restaurants around our home in Boreum Hill, Brooklyn, NY, Since we discovered El Mate" thanks to a friend, it has become one of our favorites. The food is incredible, the empanadas are awesome and what makes us go over and over:...More

Date of visit: September 2016
2  Thank josefgonz
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

I was in the mate Saturday , empanadas and polenta excellent , I order parrillada for 2 with mix salad and potate salad so good, grilled salmon and delicious and very attentive waiters I will back soon!

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Fernando R
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I have been at El mate on sunday night with friend of us. We were Seven (4 adults and 3 Kids). I am always skeptical about restaurant that misspell dishes since if you are not able to write the plate how it is possibile you...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Filippo T
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Average prices
US$ 23 - US$ 45
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 Court St, New York City, NY 11231-3922
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
  • Phone Number: +1 718-222-1102
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