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Lezama

Brasil 359, San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
+54 11 4361-0114
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
26 May 2016
“An ok typical restaurant in Buenos Aires”
21 Jun 2014
“A taste of Tradition”
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All hours
CUISINES
Argentinian, Seafood, Barbecue
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Brasil 359, San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 26 May 2016

We had a meeting with some friends in this restaurant. I ordered a beef that wasn't particularly good but the price wasn't high either so all in all it was ok. One of the group ordered fish but it was sent back to the kitchen...More

Thank Oscar L
Reviewed 21 June 2014

This restaurant has been here since 1930. Food is excellent and reasonably priced. Many locals flock to it wonderful for meat, fish and pastas. Waiters have been there for ever and serve you well. Don't understand why there aren't many tourists but maybe Lezama don't...More

1  Thank Platense41
Reviewed 15 April 2014

I'm both, therefore I absolutely love this place with a passion. Brings back many happy memories from my childhood...hell, their entire staff was working there the first time I went like...30 years ago. The food is good enough if you know your way around the...More

2  Thank Justo B
Reviewed 13 April 2014

A very traditional Argentine restaurant in a city, no, a country dominated by traditional Argentine restaurants, Lezama does nothing to revive the national imagination in a country signally lacking in culinary imagination (hey we've got all this beef, let's eat beef, more beef anyone...). But...More

2  Thank John T
Reviewed 20 January 2014

A great parilla in a very lovely neighborhood. We enjoyed steaks and a full parilla....with all sorts of traditional meats. We had excellent service.

Thank gbfanlostinco
Reviewed 16 September 2013

We got bad service of pretty uninterested personal. The food was OK but not more than that. Lacked taste and appearance. One of us found a metal paperclip in the food and complained and showed it to the waiter without any reaction. A restaurant with...More

3  Thank Lepson
Reviewed 24 May 2013

one of those we are losing, in an amazing neighborhood, worth a visit and a good "aperitif". Enjoy listening political discussions on the table next to yours, and don't be afraid to participate, that's how it works!

Thank gus0101
Reviewed 25 February 2013

The interior looks as if nothing had been changed in the last 30 years. The entree (sardines and tomato) and the mixed salad were nothing to write home about, but the bife de lomo was perfect. Very juicy, tender, lean, tasty and probably about 400...More

Thank SwissMatt_13
Reviewed 11 May 2012

This is a wonderful, traditional parilla in San Telmo. Definitely check it out if you are in the neighborhood. It's what we would call "old school" in the United States: unpretentious, excellent value. I had the bife de lomo, which was among the best steaks...More

1  Thank Rex60640
Reviewed 5 April 2012

After three weeks in Buenos Aires I was ready to right off all restaurants in this city but we finally found a place that produces flavorful food. We stopped for lunch at Lezama on our way to the San Telmo Market and loved it! We...More

Thank RockingGiraffe
Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM
8:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brasil 359, San Telmo, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > San Telmo
  • Neighbourhood: San Telmo
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4361-0114
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