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Cafe des Art

Figueroa Alcorta, Av. 3415 - Palermo Chico | Malba Museum, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good48%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
18 Dec 2016
“Delicious but Slow Service”
11 Dec 2016
“Great Food but Expensive and Poor Service”
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Cafe, Mediterranean, Argentinian, South American
$$ - $$$
Figueroa Alcorta, Av. 3415 - Palermo Chico | Malba Museum, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

You can sit inside or outside - I chose outside bc the weather was amazing (it was Spring in Buenos Aires).The service was slow (for me) - maybe bc I was travelling by myself and only speak English but it seemed as if the groups...More

Thank sweetsugartree
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We'd had a full morning touring other sites and were glad to sit down and eat before touring the art museum. Most people were seated outdoors and there seemed to be a lot of business lunches happening at the museum. We chose the indoors for...More

Thank AmazingRacerWannabe
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Great food in a great location. Decent wines and wonderful service in a crowded but calm setting. One of the best places we ate in BA, and there were many wonderful ones we went to. The local baby squid simply fried are a delight, along...More

Thank DocCitron
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We arrived a half hour before closing time and were greeted by a snarly waiter reminding us of this fact. As we were in a rush, we asked for something that would be quick so he suggested ham and cheese sandwiches. They came - white...More

Thank Louise S
Reviewed 25 March 2016

Although we lacked reservations, we were seated immediately. The food and service were very good and the design and decor of the restaurant is quite elegant and fully integrates with the beauty of the art museum, MALBA, that it is a part of. The fish...More

Thank Elliot S
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The MALBA museum Café is really a sophisticated restaurant with a sophisticated design [metal and wood] and ambiance. The restaurant is located in the museum on the ground floor [to your left as you enter the museum] and extends to a patio to the side...More

Thank medi470
Reviewed 7 January 2016

This restaurant is located adjacent to the MALBA museum, but also accessible from the street. It was surprisingly full, as the museum was quiet, but later we understood that this place is also frequented by the locals for a lunch, or drinks and snacks. And...More

Thank Frans K
Reviewed 3 January 2016

If I lived here I would have lunch here all the time. Very nice spot outdoors over looking a park. The staff was very friendly, the atmosphere perfectly relaxed. I had the baby octopus and it was delicious. The bread is served with a very...More

Thank runningtiger33
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

I had real Croissants here! Nicely layered (feuilletage). Whereas the vast majority of "Medialunas" I have eaten during my trip in Argentina lacked that layering. I also had an excellent almond tarte. Waiter said it was typical of Argentina. The crust was crumbly & fragrant....More

Thank Uberfluss
Reviewed 28 March 2015

My husband and I had lunch before visiting the museum. Our waiter was very nice and apologized for the length of time it took for our order to arrive. I'm not sure why it took so long but it appeared that the kitchen was exceedingly...More

Thank mid214
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US$15 - US$35
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Figueroa Alcorta, Av. 3415 - Palermo Chico | Malba Museum, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Almagro
  • Neighbourhood: Almagro
  • Phone Number: 4808-6500
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