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El Globo

Hipolito Yrigoyen 1199, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good53%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (4 reviews)
“old style” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Latin, Spanish, Argentinian
$$ - $$$
Hipolito Yrigoyen 1199, Buenos Aires, Argentina
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were here in a group (15 person's) for dinner! The food was good and tasty but the portion was small. More then this, prices are medium high also for food and drink. They have a good collection of wine! Good location, good place and...More

Thank mhctin
Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is acknowledged for serving Puchero a typical Argentinian dish. I liked it, but unfortunately the red blood sausage, one of the components of this dish was old and damaged the whole plate once together. After, I put it aside, then, the food was good.

Thank icorreia
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Frequented by locals, bargain Malbec and the juciest steak I have ever had, reasonable prices, friendly staff, charming old style interior in an old building, charming.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Montserrat is "the" Spanish district in BA, with its wide Avenida de Mayo resembling La Gran Vía in Madrid, and its many spacious, old-style Spanish restaurants. El Globo is one of them, standing and serving since the 19th century in the same traditional square. If...More

Thank Paula T
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Relaxed old worlde restaurant serving unpretentious wholesome food. Varied menu. Large portions. Excellent value

Thank mjcnz2016
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Just back from the restaurant... I had some decent shrimps with garlic, but then instead of grilled tuna they served me a stinking swordfish...everything but fresh. I hope I will survive.

Thank Matteo N
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Walking into this high ceiling ornate restaurant was like stepping back in history. It wasn't the best steak I had in Buenos Aires but the atmosphere and super friendly waiters made up for that. It is traditional Argentinian food, all the customers were locals so...More

Thank MR086
Reviewed 26 November 2015

This Traditional restaurant is like going back in time, Not only is the food Great and the Service was out standing and very friendly. with very reasonable prices. In the heart of Old Monserrat neighborhood. this classy Restaurant has a very relaxing ambiance, a must...More

Thank jthayer219
Reviewed 7 September 2015

Very good food and ambience. The portions were large and tasty. Service friendly,and polite, Prices very reasonable.

Thank DSK540
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Went there recently with my Porteño friend. Definitely old school Argentine cuisine. I stepped back 50 years. There room was full of men-business men on business lunches. The waiters were dressed to impress. The food was overall good to very good. We had the melted...More

Thank dogeyedoctor
As part of the historic quarter of Buenos Aires,
Montserrat is defined by the historical events that
took place there and the landmarks that have stood the
test of time. The Plaza de Mayo is at the center of
this connection to history: countless public
demonstrations have passed through this square, going
back to the May Revolution of 1810. Walking the
streets of Montserrat allows us to imagine what Buenos
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hipolito Yrigoyen 1199, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Montserrat
  • Neighbourhood: Montserrat
  • Phone Number: 4381-3926/4384-9788
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