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Gourmet Porteno

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Calle Alicia Moreau de Justo 1942, Buenos Aires C1107AFN, Argentina
+54 11 4312-3021
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
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91 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are all-you-can-eat restaurants in Buenos Aires (namely Tenedor Libre), and then there is Gourmet Porteño. It's more or less a best-of of what Argentine cuisine has to offer, served in a classy atmosphere, but not poshy. A hard-to-beat best-of: parilla, appetizers, pastas, pizzas, empanadas, deserts, sushis (the only "aliens"), you name it, they got it. For 380 pesos, you... More 

Thank Nameusse
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

After a lunch with friends, we've asked to pay with credit card and the waiter which was serving already in a rude way during or entire stay there, has been completely impolite. When a supervisor was required, MR RUBEN appeared and said clearly: "if you don't like the service, do not come back." Which kind of hospitality is it? I... More 

3 Thank hillpasternak
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Overall our experience was nice. The staff doing the food and our waiter were all lovely and welcoming and the food was good as there was something to please everyone. However. The night ended with a thud as we were rudely told to wait at our table by the manager (I assume - he was the only man in a... More 

Thank Kaya S
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81 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

I was very pleasantly surprised by this restaurant, given the variable reviews. Although I usually avoid "all you can eat" buffets, I'd recommend this restaurant highly. Many of the tables have a view of the water. The staff was uniformly pleasant. Service was prompt, plates were cleared quickly. Make sure you know some basic Spanish phrases, as wait and serving... More 

Thank md115
Santa Fe, Argentina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I don't recommend you to come at this restaurant . Simple it doesn't represent Argentinian food . If you see it go down a couple of block to other restaurant.

1 Thank Rafael A
Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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108 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

I went to the Gourmet Porteno in Buenos Aires' Puerto Madera district in the evening, and the price was slightly more expensive than other area parrilladas (Argentinian grill restaurants), but the high quality of the meat and comfortable atmosphere was worth it. The cost of drinks is in addition to the buffet price, but the buffet includes EVERYTHING else: meats,... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Didn't expect too much when walking in but totally surprised by the quality and variety of food. It is a very large restaurant and food variety ranges from Japanese sashimi/sushi, charcoal BBQ lamb racks and other meat, western style foods, seafood, too much to list. One can pick the kind of fish you like and cook in front of you.... More 

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

First time at the restaurant and I was blown away by the quality and variety of food this restaurant has. A huge array of seafood, meat section, Italian and even a small sushi counter. You have it all!! If you are a wine person, they have a huge variety of wines to suit your price point. Location is centrally located... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

One of the best restaurant that i had in my life, really good quality of food, my only reserve would be the vegetables i think they werent enought of them but except that you should go !

Thank Jonathan C
Vranje, Serbia
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102 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Food was almost perfect! I was on a group dinner and don't know the prices so no comments on that. It was clean, stuff was polite, maybe the atmosphere was a bit sterile for restaurant in BA. Recommendation!

Thank DarkoCivk

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Japanese, Seafood, Barbecue, Sushi, Argentinian, South American, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 17:00
20:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Alicia Moreau de Justo 1942, Buenos Aires C1107AFN, Argentina
  • Location: South America  >  Argentina  >  Capital Federal District  >  Buenos Aires>  > Puerto Madero
  • Neighbourhood: Puerto Madero
  • Phone Number: +54 11 4312-3021
In Gourmet Porteno Puerto Madero can enjoy a warm atmosphere, the Best Cooking System Unlimited, combined with the magnificent Carne Argentina and unmatched warmth Portena.

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Puerto Madero
From its refurbished red brick buildings and port cranes to its modern skyscrapers and luxurious apartment buildings, Puerto Madero is the perfect combination of old and new. The river provides a quiet, relaxing atmosphere that contrasts with the hustle and bustle of heavy traffic just blocks away. Across the river, flanked by skyscrapers, are beautiful parks and quiet streets that make this neighbourhood a unique destination in a city as busy as Buenos Aires. The restaurants, bars, and nightclubs on the docks make it a prime spot for nights out and have come to symbolise this area. Puerto Madero is even more striking after dark, when the lights from the docks and skyscrapers glow against the night sky.
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